The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 280 224 207
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -17
Contract jobs citing Logistics 383 468 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.91% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.23% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 265 198
Average daily rate
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£413 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £258 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £596 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 19
Average hourly rate £13.09 £32.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.73% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £7.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.60 £36.50 £50.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.76 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-54.58% +16.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41096 38070 35468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.49% 73.77% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26903 23461 20857
Average daily rate £421 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1109 1170 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Logistics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Logistics within the UK.

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Logistics within the UK.

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Logistics
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Logistics Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Logistics
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -54 366 £413 - 152
London -6 117 £450 -5.26% 37
South East -9 80 £413 +6.45% 25
Yorkshire +13 41 £375 +3.44% 12
West Midlands -16 31 £463 +23.33% 13
East Midlands +4 28 £400 +14.28% 16
City of London +3 27 £435 +7.07% 17
Surrey +11 25 £344 -5.17% 7
East of England -20 21 £413 +101.21% 7
North West -30 19 £225 -43.75% 14
West Yorkshire 0 17 £375 +3.09% 6
Berkshire -2 17 £525 +23.52% 6
Leeds +5 16 £375 +3.09% 3
South West -39 16 £416 +4.06% 21
North Yorkshire - 14 £375 - 3
Kent +4 13 - - 2
Bristol -32 11 £419 +4.68% 8
South Yorkshire +7 9 £413 +258.69% 3
Birmingham -2 9 - - 3
Cambridgeshire -6 9 £413 +84.35% 2
Northamptonshire -10 9 £275 -26.66% 4
Leicestershire +6 8 £550 +76.00% 3
Hertfordshire +3 8 £500 - 3
Manchester -12 8 £425 -9.28% 7
Coventry -5 7 £500 +33.33% 5
Scotland -13 7 £420 -11.57% 1
Buckinghamshire -18 7 £400 -5.04% 2
York - 7 £375 - 3
Midlands +4 6 £575 - 3
Hampshire -23 6 £235 -24.19% 3

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Logistics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Logistics.

1 209 (26.16%) SAP
2 171 (21.40%) Finance
3 121 (15.14%) Manufacturing
4 100 (12.52%) Project Management
5 91 (11.39%) Retail
6 81 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 79 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 72 (9.01%) SQL
10 67 (8.39%) Telecoms
11 66 (8.26%) ERP
12 61 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
13 60 (7.51%) PRINCE2
14 50 (6.26%) Windows
15 48 (6.01%) Oracle
15 48 (6.01%) MS Excel
15 48 (6.01%) SAP SD
16 47 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
17 45 (5.63%) Java
18 44 (5.51%) Security Cleared
18 44 (5.51%) FMCG
19 41 (5.13%) IBM
20 38 (4.76%) Degree
21 36 (4.51%) .NET
21 36 (4.51%) ITIL
22 34 (4.26%) Linux
22 34 (4.26%) Migration
22 34 (4.26%) Billing
23 32 (4.01%) Validation
23 32 (4.01%) Change Management

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Logistics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Logistics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (1.13%) WebSphere
3 6 (0.75%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.63%) IBM Notes
4 5 (0.63%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 4 (0.50%) Quickr
6 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.25%) Lync
7 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.25%) Apache
7 2 (0.25%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.25%) SAS
8 1 (0.13%) CMS
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.13%) CICS
8 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 48 (6.01%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.63%) MS Office
3 19 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.88%) MS Project
5 6 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.38%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.13%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 48 (6.01%) SAP SD
2 21 (2.63%) SAP MM
3 19 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (2.38%) SAP LE
4 17 (2.13%) SAP FI
5 13 (1.63%) SAP CO
5 13 (1.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 13 (1.63%) SAP WM
6 10 (1.25%) SAP ERP
6 10 (1.25%) Agresso
6 10 (1.25%) Maximo
7 9 (1.13%) SAP Retail
8 8 (1.00%) SAP EWM
8 8 (1.00%) SAP SCM
8 8 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.88%) SAP QM
9 7 (0.88%) SAP PP
10 6 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (0.63%) SAP PS
11 5 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.38%) WAN
2 17 (2.13%) LAN
3 12 (1.50%) Internet
4 9 (1.13%) DNS
5 8 (1.00%) SNMP
6 7 (0.88%) Intranet
6 7 (0.88%) GSM
6 7 (0.88%) LTE
7 6 (0.75%) 4G
7 6 (0.75%) UMTS
7 6 (0.75%) VoIP
8 5 (0.63%) Firewall
8 5 (0.63%) SAN
8 5 (0.63%) ATM
9 4 (0.50%) 3G
9 4 (0.50%) MPLS
9 4 (0.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 4 (0.50%) 2G
10 3 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.25%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.38%) SAP BW
2 11 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (1.38%) MySQL
3 8 (1.00%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (0.75%) QlikView
5 6 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.38%) OLTP
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.25%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.25%) Big Data
9 2 (0.25%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.25%) DB2
9 2 (0.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (0.88%) TestDirector
2 6 (0.75%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.50%) JIRA
4 3 (0.38%) Subversion
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.38%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.38%) Hudson
5 2 (0.25%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.25%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.25%) Selenium
5 2 (0.25%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.25%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.25%) LSMW
5 2 (0.25%) Maven
6 1 (0.13%) JMeter
6 1 (0.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.13%) MSI
General
1 171 (21.40%) Finance
2 121 (15.14%) Manufacturing
3 91 (11.39%) Retail
4 67 (8.39%) Telecoms
5 34 (4.26%) Billing
6 31 (3.88%) Marketing
7 24 (3.00%) Banking
8 18 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 16 (2.00%) Advertising
10 15 (1.88%) German Language
11 14 (1.75%) Back Office
12 13 (1.63%) Automotive
13 8 (1.00%) French Language
13 8 (1.00%) Front Office
14 7 (0.88%) Legal
15 4 (0.50%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.50%) Publishing
15 4 (0.50%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 143 (17.90%) Consultant
2 130 (16.27%) Analyst
3 86 (10.76%) Project Manager
4 76 (9.51%) SAP Consultant
5 60 (7.51%) Business Analyst
6 54 (6.76%) Developer
7 31 (3.88%) Coordinator
8 30 (3.75%) Architect
9 26 (3.25%) Programme Manager
10 22 (2.75%) Administrator
11 21 (2.63%) Test Manager
11 21 (2.63%) SAP Manager
12 15 (1.88%) SAP WM Consultant
12 15 (1.88%) Functional Consultant
13 14 (1.75%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (1.75%) Support Analyst
13 14 (1.75%) Java Developer
13 14 (1.75%) SAP SD Consultant
14 13 (1.63%) Test Analyst
14 13 (1.63%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.51%) .NET
2 29 (3.63%) XML
3 17 (2.13%) EDI
4 16 (2.00%) CSS
4 16 (2.00%) Middleware
5 14 (1.75%) ASP.NET
6 10 (1.25%) .NET Framework
6 10 (1.25%) jQuery
7 9 (1.13%) Spring
7 9 (1.13%) HTML
7 9 (1.13%) Web Services
8 8 (1.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (1.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 7 (0.88%) WCF
10 6 (0.75%) XML Messaging
10 6 (0.75%) EDIFACT
11 5 (0.63%) LINQ
11 5 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (0.50%) HTML5
12 4 (0.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (5.51%) FMCG
3 17 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.75%) User Experience
5 13 (1.63%) AS400
6 12 (1.50%) iSeries
7 11 (1.38%) Data Structures
8 6 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.63%) E-Learning
9 5 (0.63%) Clustering
9 5 (0.63%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.63%) PMI
9 5 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.63%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.63%) TRADACOMS
9 5 (0.63%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.38%) Derivative
10 3 (0.38%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.25%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.26%) Windows
2 34 (4.26%) Linux
3 25 (3.13%) UNIX
4 17 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.63%) Android
6 5 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.25%) CentOS
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.25%) AIX
8 2 (0.25%) HPUX
8 2 (0.25%) Solaris
9 1 (0.13%) SUSE
9 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.13%) openSUSE
9 1 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (12.52%) Project Management
2 81 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 79 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (8.26%) ERP
5 60 (7.51%) PRINCE2
6 47 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 36 (4.51%) ITIL
8 34 (4.26%) Migration
9 32 (4.01%) Validation
9 32 (4.01%) Change Management
10 31 (3.88%) CRM
11 30 (3.75%) Business Analysis
12 27 (3.38%) Business Transformation
13 26 (3.25%) Asset Management
14 25 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (3.00%) E-Commerce
15 24 (3.00%) SAP Implementation
16 22 (2.75%) Test Scripting
16 22 (2.75%) Risk Management
17 21 (2.63%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (9.01%) SQL
2 45 (5.63%) Java
3 18 (2.25%) C
4 17 (2.13%) C#
5 13 (1.63%) COBOL
6 12 (1.50%) ABAP
6 12 (1.50%) Shell Script
7 11 (1.38%) JavaScript
8 7 (0.88%) VB
9 5 (0.63%) PL/SQL
9 5 (0.63%) X++
10 4 (0.50%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.50%) VBScript
11 3 (0.38%) PHP
12 2 (0.25%) VBA
12 2 (0.25%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.25%) Python
12 2 (0.25%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.13%) Ruby
13 1 (0.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 44 (5.51%) Security Cleared
2 38 (4.76%) Degree
3 30 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 15 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (1.75%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.25%) PMP
7 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.38%) ACCA
8 3 (0.38%) CIMA
8 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.38%) ISEB
8 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.25%) Chartered Engineer
9 2 (0.25%) MCTS
9 2 (0.25%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.25%) HNC
9 2 (0.25%) HND
9 2 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.75%) QA
1 22 (2.75%) SLA
2 7 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.13%) GMP
5 1 (0.13%) DO-160
System Software
1 26 (3.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.63%) Terminal Server
4 2 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.13%) Samba
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.13%) Squid
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (0.75%) SCCM
2 5 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (0.63%) SCOM
3 4 (0.50%) SCSM
3 4 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 209 (26.16%) SAP
2 78 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 48 (6.01%) Oracle
4 41 (5.13%) IBM
5 14 (1.75%) Citrix
6 13 (1.63%) Cisco
6 13 (1.63%) RedPrairie
7 12 (1.50%) VMware
8 8 (1.00%) Lotus
9 7 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (0.88%) Google
10 6 (0.75%) HP
10 6 (0.75%) webMethods
10 6 (0.75%) TIBCO
10 6 (0.75%) Remedy
10 6 (0.75%) BMC
11 5 (0.63%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.63%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.63%) PeopleSoft
12 4 (0.50%) ServiceNow
Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £440.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £480 - £551 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Pertemps Plymouth
Rate: From £51,302 to £54,949 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Clement May
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Collingwood Associates
Rate: £550 - £600 per day - 12 month contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £610 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £370.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 18 days ago
Derbyshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago