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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 269 237 243
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +6
Contract jobs citing Logistics 419 465 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.88% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.19% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 223 200
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £292 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £7.50 £6.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £52.00 £52.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £18.75 £15.19
% change year-on-year
+101.60% +23.43%

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
42810 39105 41583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.76% 74.07% 71.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26917 24216 24104
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1174 1096 1554
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 30 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -26 380 £400 -5.88% 168
London -29 118 £425 -10.52% 43
South East -14 74 £350 -6.66% 30
West Midlands -9 49 £350 -4.10% 18
South West -27 29 £350 -10.25% 22
Surrey +11 27 £375 +4.16% 8
East Midlands +12 24 £400 - 6
East of England -5 24 £388 +3.33% 9
City of London +23 22 £425 -10.52% 17
Yorkshire 0 22 £375 -16.66% 14
Berkshire +19 21 £350 +27.27% 6
North West -15 20 £463 +26.71% 21
Bristol -17 20 £338 -25.00% 8
Northamptonshire +11 12 £370 +34.54% 3
Coventry -11 12 £438 +2.94% 1
Hampshire -14 12 £490 +14.61% 5
Warwickshire 0 10 £400 - 2
Bedfordshire -10 9 £425 - 3
Manchester -12 9 £475 +2.70% 11
Hertfordshire -17 9 £300 -25.00% 2
South Yorkshire +5 8 £300 -35.13% 4
Slough -2 8 £350 - 2
North Yorkshire +10 7 £488 -15.21% 6
West Yorkshire +1 7 £375 -12.79% 4
Birmingham -5 7 £300 -17.80% 5
Bedford - 7 £425 - 2
Scotland -18 6 £448 -14.76% 1
Northampton - 6 £370 - 1
Leeds +7 5 £375 -12.79% 1
Nottinghamshire +6 5 - - 1

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 220 (25.06%) Finance
2 217 (24.72%) SAP
3 134 (15.26%) Project Management
4 126 (14.35%) Microsoft
5 113 (12.87%) Manufacturing
6 102 (11.62%) Retail
7 89 (10.14%) SQL
8 78 (8.88%) PRINCE2
9 76 (8.66%) MS Excel
10 74 (8.43%) ERP
11 73 (8.31%) Telecoms
12 69 (7.86%) Oracle
13 65 (7.40%) Agile Software Development
14 60 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
15 59 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 58 (6.61%) CRM
16 58 (6.61%) Security Cleared
17 56 (6.38%) .NET
17 56 (6.38%) SAP SD
18 46 (5.24%) Dynamics AX
19 44 (5.01%) Change Management
19 44 (5.01%) Degree
20 43 (4.90%) Windows
21 42 (4.78%) MS Office
22 41 (4.67%) ITIL
23 39 (4.44%) Migration
24 37 (4.21%) CSS
24 37 (4.21%) SharePoint
24 37 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
24 37 (4.21%) SC Cleared

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 37 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (0.68%) MS Exchange
6 5 (0.57%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.23%) Node.js
8 2 (0.23%) Quickr
8 2 (0.23%) SAP Portal
8 2 (0.23%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.23%) SAS
8 2 (0.23%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.11%) Apache
9 1 (0.11%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.11%) IIS
9 1 (0.11%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.11%) CMS
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 76 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 42 (4.78%) MS Office
3 30 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (3.19%) MS Project
5 20 (2.28%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.68%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.34%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
9 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 56 (6.38%) SAP SD
2 46 (5.24%) Dynamics AX
3 32 (3.64%) SAP MM
4 23 (2.62%) SAP FI
5 22 (2.51%) SAP CO
6 21 (2.39%) SAP FI/CO
7 16 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
8 14 (1.59%) Agresso
8 14 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
9 12 (1.37%) SAP LE
10 10 (1.14%) SAP EWM
11 8 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (0.80%) SAP PP
12 7 (0.80%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (0.80%) SAP Retail
13 6 (0.68%) SAP QM
13 6 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
13 6 (0.68%) SAP SRM
14 5 (0.57%) SAP ERP
14 5 (0.57%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.68%) SaaS
2 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.11%) GitHub
4 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.82%) 4G
2 15 (1.71%) Internet
3 11 (1.25%) LTE
4 10 (1.14%) LAN
5 9 (1.03%) 2G
6 8 (0.91%) 3G
6 8 (0.91%) UMTS
6 8 (0.91%) WAN
6 8 (0.91%) GSM
7 7 (0.80%) Radio Access Network
8 6 (0.68%) Wireless
8 6 (0.68%) ATM
8 6 (0.68%) DNS
8 6 (0.68%) Intranet
9 5 (0.57%) SNMP
9 5 (0.57%) VoIP
9 5 (0.57%) Firewall
9 5 (0.57%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 4 (0.46%) MPLS
10 4 (0.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (1.59%) SAP BW
4 10 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.03%) MySQL
5 9 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 8 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.57%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.57%) Big Data
10 4 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (0.46%) QlikView
11 3 (0.34%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.34%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 24 (2.73%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.03%) LSMW
3 6 (0.68%) TestDirector
3 6 (0.68%) JIRA
4 5 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.34%) MorphX
6 3 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.34%) Selenium
6 3 (0.34%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.34%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.34%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.23%) Hudson
7 2 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.23%) Subversion
7 2 (0.23%) MSI
8 1 (0.11%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.11%) NUnit
8 1 (0.11%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 220 (25.06%) Finance
2 113 (12.87%) Manufacturing
3 102 (11.62%) Retail
4 73 (8.31%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.53%) Marketing
6 27 (3.08%) Banking
7 25 (2.85%) Billing
8 20 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (2.05%) Automotive
10 14 (1.59%) Advertising
10 14 (1.59%) German Language
11 12 (1.37%) Back Office
12 10 (1.14%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.91%) Legal
13 8 (0.91%) French Language
14 5 (0.57%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.57%) Front Office
14 5 (0.57%) Publishing
14 5 (0.57%) Military
15 4 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (15.83%) Analyst
2 137 (15.60%) Consultant
3 98 (11.16%) Project Manager
4 92 (10.48%) Developer
5 73 (8.31%) SAP Consultant
6 70 (7.97%) Business Analyst
7 49 (5.58%) Architect
8 36 (4.10%) Coordinator
9 27 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
10 26 (2.96%) .NET Developer
11 24 (2.73%) Programme Manager
12 23 (2.62%) ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (2.39%) Administrator
14 20 (2.28%) SAP MM Consultant
14 20 (2.28%) Oracle Consultant
14 20 (2.28%) SAP Manager
15 19 (2.16%) Test Manager
15 19 (2.16%) Web Developer
16 17 (1.94%) Functional Consultant
16 17 (1.94%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (6.38%) .NET
2 37 (4.21%) CSS
3 33 (3.76%) ASP.NET
3 33 (3.76%) XML
4 25 (2.85%) .NET Framework
5 24 (2.73%) WCF
6 23 (2.62%) jQuery
7 20 (2.28%) HTML
7 20 (2.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 17 (1.94%) LINQ
9 13 (1.48%) Web Services
10 12 (1.37%) Middleware
11 9 (1.03%) XSLT
11 9 (1.03%) HTML5
12 8 (0.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 7 (0.80%) SAP ALE
13 7 (0.80%) Spring
13 7 (0.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (0.68%) BAPI
15 5 (0.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.76%) Management Information System
3 23 (2.62%) FMCG
4 18 (2.05%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.25%) User Experience
6 7 (0.80%) E-Learning
7 6 (0.68%) Mathematics
7 6 (0.68%) PMI
7 6 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.57%) Open Source
8 5 (0.57%) Social Media
8 5 (0.57%) Client/Server
8 5 (0.57%) Life Science
8 5 (0.57%) Human Factors
8 5 (0.57%) Reference Data
9 4 (0.46%) iSeries
9 4 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.34%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.34%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.34%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 43 (4.90%) Windows
2 25 (2.85%) Linux
3 18 (2.05%) UNIX
4 17 (1.94%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.57%) Android
6 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.34%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.23%) VMS
8 2 (0.23%) AIX
8 2 (0.23%) HPUX
9 1 (0.11%) SUSE
9 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (15.26%) Project Management
2 78 (8.88%) PRINCE2
3 74 (8.43%) ERP
4 65 (7.40%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (6.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 58 (6.61%) CRM
7 44 (5.01%) Change Management
8 41 (4.67%) ITIL
9 39 (4.44%) Migration
10 37 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 36 (4.10%) SAP Implementation
12 35 (3.99%) E-Commerce
13 31 (3.53%) Business Analysis
14 29 (3.30%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (3.19%) Service Delivery
15 28 (3.19%) MVC
16 27 (3.08%) Risk Management
16 27 (3.08%) Validation
17 23 (2.62%) Scrum
17 23 (2.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 89 (10.14%) SQL
2 36 (4.10%) C#
2 36 (4.10%) Java
3 32 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 19 (2.16%) C
5 18 (2.05%) ABAP
6 11 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 11 (1.25%) X++
7 9 (1.03%) VB
7 9 (1.03%) PL/SQL
8 6 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 5 (0.57%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.57%) VBScript
10 3 (0.34%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.34%) VBA
10 3 (0.34%) PHP
11 2 (0.23%) Ruby
11 2 (0.23%) Korn
11 2 (0.23%) Clojure
12 1 (0.11%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 58 (6.61%) Security Cleared
2 44 (5.01%) Degree
3 37 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.05%) PMI Certification
5 16 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (1.48%) PMP
7 9 (1.03%) ISEB
8 8 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (0.80%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.46%) HND
12 3 (0.34%) ACCA
12 3 (0.34%) CIMA
13 2 (0.23%) SAP Certification
13 2 (0.23%) MCT
13 2 (0.23%) MCP
13 2 (0.23%) HNC
13 2 (0.23%) PCI QSA
13 2 (0.23%) APMP
13 2 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.30%) SLA
2 27 (3.08%) QA
3 8 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.34%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.23%) GMP
7 2 (0.23%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.11%) P3O
System Software
1 21 (2.39%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.34%) Terminal Server
3 3 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.11%) Squid
4 1 (0.11%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.11%) XenApp
4 1 (0.11%) vSphere
4 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (0.91%) SCCM
2 6 (0.68%) SCOM
2 6 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (0.57%) SCSM
3 5 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 217 (24.72%) SAP
2 126 (14.35%) Microsoft
3 69 (7.86%) Oracle
4 21 (2.39%) IBM
5 12 (1.37%) Citrix
6 11 (1.25%) NEC
7 10 (1.14%) Cisco
8 9 (1.03%) JD Edwards
8 9 (1.03%) VMware
9 8 (0.91%) BMC
10 6 (0.68%) Avaya
11 5 (0.57%) HP
11 5 (0.57%) Progress
11 5 (0.57%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.57%) Lotus
11 5 (0.57%) JDA
11 5 (0.57%) Manugistics
11 5 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.57%) SolarWinds
11 5 (0.57%) RedPrairie
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £520 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £13 - £14 per hour
Posted: 9 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 10 hours ago
South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
Uxbridge
Lorien Resourcing - Vertical IT
Rate: £500-£550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £445 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £16.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Stretford, Lancashire
L'Oréal Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
London
L'Oréal Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
Littlehampton, Sussex
L'Oréal Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARM Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Echo
Rate: £90 - £120 per day + customer survey bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
ARM Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Some expenses
Posted: 6 days ago