The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 314 342 274
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -68
Contract jobs citing Logistics 363 365 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.63% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.78% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 196 223
Median daily rate £425 £418 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £409 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.83% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 18
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.19% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £13.53 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -45.76%

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
44125 46854 44293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 80.31% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29124 30464 27427
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1091 1262 1199
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Logistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +40 352 £425 +1.79% 125
London +4 110 £458 +8.28% 40
South East +1 57 £400 +14.28% 22
East Midlands -10 40 £451 -5.15% 4
North West +26 35 £338 -35.71% 15
West Midlands -25 32 £475 +18.75% 11
Yorkshire +21 27 £375 +19.04% 7
Berkshire +17 25 £400 +10.34% 9
West Yorkshire +23 22 £363 -19.44% 5
South West +16 21 £380 -5.00% 14
Derbyshire +10 17 £438 +59.09%
Birmingham -6 15 £450 -2.70% 2
Leeds +12 14 £375 -16.66% 4
Leicester +5 13 £500 +100.00%
Leicestershire -5 13 £500 -11.11% 1
Hampshire +14 12 £330 - 3
Manchester -1 12 £425 -10.52% 7
Midlands -1 11 £488 -7.14%
Reading +25 10 £400 - 2
East of England +9 8 £525 - 6
City of London +23 7 £450 +3.56% 13
Bradford - 7 £206 - 1
Scotland +14 6 £310 -22.50% 1
Bristol -1 6 £355 +7.16% 3
Lancashire +18 5 £350 - 1
Chesterfield +4 5 £451 +63.81%
Wiltshire +4 5 £400 +23.07% 6
Derby +2 5 £525 -
Warwickshire -7 5 £593 +48.12% 3
Surrey -13 5 £413 +17.85% 2

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Logistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Logistics.

1 227 (27.15%) SAP
2 200 (23.92%) Finance
3 144 (17.22%) Project Management
4 124 (14.83%) Retail
5 115 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
6 111 (13.28%) ERP
7 98 (11.72%) Microsoft
8 96 (11.48%) Manufacturing
9 95 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 81 (9.69%) PRINCE2
11 79 (9.45%) Change Management
12 76 (9.09%) Telecoms
13 73 (8.73%) MS Excel
14 69 (8.25%) Security Cleared
15 67 (8.01%) SQL
16 64 (7.66%) Migration
17 62 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
18 59 (7.06%) CRM
19 53 (6.34%) Oracle
20 52 (6.22%) MS Office
21 49 (5.86%) Business Analysis
22 45 (5.38%) .NET
23 43 (5.14%) SQL Server
23 43 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
24 40 (4.78%) SC Cleared
25 39 (4.67%) Billing
26 36 (4.31%) C#
27 35 (4.19%) Java
27 35 (4.19%) Risk Management
28 34 (4.07%) E-Commerce

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.44%) WebSphere
3 5 (0.60%) CMS
4 4 (0.48%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.36%) JBoss
5 3 (0.36%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.24%) SAS
6 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.12%) Apache
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.12%) CICS
7 1 (0.12%) Documentum
7 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.12%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.12%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 73 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 52 (6.22%) MS Office
3 19 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.32%) MS Project
6 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
2 21 (2.51%) SAP SD
3 19 (2.27%) SAP MM
3 19 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
4 16 (1.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 13 (1.56%) SAP ERP
6 12 (1.44%) SAP MII
7 9 (1.08%) SAP WM
8 8 (0.96%) SAP APO
9 7 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
10 6 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (0.72%) SAP FI
10 6 (0.72%) SAP PM
10 6 (0.72%) SAP SRM
11 5 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
12 4 (0.48%) SAP CO
12 4 (0.48%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (0.48%) SAP Retail
12 4 (0.48%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.20%) SaaS
2 6 (0.72%) Office 365
3 5 (0.60%) iPaaS
4 4 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.24%) IaaS
5 2 (0.24%) IBM PureFlex
5 2 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.24%) Yammer
6 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.15%) 3G
1 18 (2.15%) Internet
2 17 (2.03%) LTE
3 12 (1.44%) Firewall
3 12 (1.44%) Network Security
3 12 (1.44%) WAN
4 9 (1.08%) LAN
5 7 (0.84%) MPLS
6 6 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.72%) Wireless
7 5 (0.60%) GSM
7 5 (0.60%) SAN
7 5 (0.60%) SSL
7 5 (0.60%) UMTS
8 4 (0.48%) DNS
8 4 (0.48%) FTP
8 4 (0.48%) SNMP
8 4 (0.48%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.36%) HTTP
9 3 (0.36%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (1.20%) SAP BW
3 10 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
4 9 (1.08%) DB2
5 8 (0.96%) Big Data
5 8 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (0.84%) SAP HANA
7 6 (0.72%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 6 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.60%) MySQL
9 4 (0.48%) GIS
9 4 (0.48%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.36%) OLTP
10 3 (0.36%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (1.56%) LSMW
2 9 (1.08%) JIRA
3 6 (0.72%) Subversion
4 5 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.36%) MSI
6 2 (0.24%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.24%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.24%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.12%) Ant
7 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.12%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.12%) Hudson
7 1 (0.12%) JBehave
7 1 (0.12%) Maven
7 1 (0.12%) Mockito
7 1 (0.12%) MorphX
7 1 (0.12%) Selenium
General
1 200 (23.92%) Finance
2 124 (14.83%) Retail
3 96 (11.48%) Manufacturing
4 76 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 39 (4.67%) Billing
6 27 (3.23%) Banking
7 24 (2.87%) Automotive
8 21 (2.51%) Marketing
9 18 (2.15%) Back Office
10 15 (1.79%) Legal
11 14 (1.67%) Advertising
11 14 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.84%) Electronics
13 6 (0.72%) General Ledger
13 6 (0.72%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.60%) Military
14 5 (0.60%) Publishing
15 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.48%) French Language
16 3 (0.36%) German Language
Job Titles
1 183 (21.89%) Analyst
2 106 (12.68%) Project Manager
3 96 (11.48%) Business Analyst
4 86 (10.29%) Consultant
5 83 (9.93%) Architect
6 72 (8.61%) Developer
7 57 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
8 43 (5.14%) SAP Consultant
9 33 (3.95%) Logistics Manager
10 32 (3.83%) Logistics Analyst
11 28 (3.35%) Coordinator
11 28 (3.35%) IT Manager
12 27 (3.23%) Business Manager
12 27 (3.23%) Logistics Project Manager
13 25 (2.99%) .NET Developer
13 25 (2.99%) IT Project Manager
13 25 (2.99%) SAP Architect
14 23 (2.75%) Logistics Business Analyst
15 22 (2.63%) SAP Solutions Architect
16 21 (2.51%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (5.38%) .NET
2 32 (3.83%) ASP.NET
3 30 (3.59%) CSS
4 26 (3.11%) EDI
5 22 (2.63%) HTML
6 19 (2.27%) Middleware
6 19 (2.27%) Web Services
7 18 (2.15%) jQuery
8 15 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (1.67%) WCF
9 14 (1.67%) XML
10 9 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (1.08%) REST
11 8 (0.96%) Ajax
11 8 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (0.96%) SOAP
11 8 (0.96%) Spring
12 7 (0.84%) J2EE
13 6 (0.72%) JSON
14 5 (0.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 30 (3.59%) Data Centre
4 20 (2.39%) FMCG
5 15 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 14 (1.67%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.44%) Digital Media
8 11 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.20%) Smart Meter
10 9 (1.08%) e-Learning
11 8 (0.96%) Life Science
12 7 (0.84%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.72%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.60%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.60%) LIMS
14 5 (0.60%) PMI
15 4 (0.48%) EPoS
15 4 (0.48%) Replication
15 4 (0.48%) Statistics
15 4 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (3.95%) Windows
2 13 (1.56%) Linux
3 6 (0.72%) Unix
4 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
4 4 (0.48%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.36%) AIX
5 3 (0.36%) Android
5 3 (0.36%) Solaris
6 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.24%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.12%) pSOS
7 1 (0.12%) VMS
7 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (17.22%) Project Management
2 115 (13.76%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (13.28%) ERP
4 95 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 81 (9.69%) PRINCE2
6 79 (9.45%) Change Management
7 64 (7.66%) Migration
8 62 (7.42%) Business Intelligence
9 59 (7.06%) CRM
10 49 (5.86%) Business Analysis
11 35 (4.19%) Risk Management
12 34 (4.07%) E-Commerce
13 33 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
14 32 (3.83%) MVC
15 30 (3.59%) Data Migration
16 28 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
16 28 (3.35%) Waterfall
17 27 (3.23%) Programme Management
18 25 (2.99%) Workflow
19 24 (2.87%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (8.01%) SQL
2 36 (4.31%) C#
3 35 (4.19%) Java
4 32 (3.83%) C
5 30 (3.59%) JavaScript
6 17 (2.03%) T-SQL
7 15 (1.79%) ABAP
8 14 (1.67%) PHP
9 13 (1.56%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.60%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.60%) VBA
11 4 (0.48%) Python
11 4 (0.48%) R
11 4 (0.48%) Ruby
12 3 (0.36%) SAPscript
12 3 (0.36%) VBScript
13 2 (0.24%) Clojure
13 2 (0.24%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.24%) Scala
13 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 69 (8.25%) Security Cleared
2 40 (4.78%) SC Cleared
3 27 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 25 (2.99%) Degree
5 23 (2.75%) PMP
6 17 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (1.67%) DV Cleared
8 9 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.72%) ISEB
10 4 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.48%) CITP
11 2 (0.24%) APMP
11 2 (0.24%) CCNA
11 2 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.24%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.24%) MCSA
11 2 (0.24%) MCSE
11 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.24%) PhD
11 2 (0.24%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.07%) SLA
2 16 (1.91%) QA
3 10 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.24%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.24%) NEBOSH
5 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.24%) TickIT
6 1 (0.12%) GxP
6 1 (0.12%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.12%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.36%) vSphere
4 2 (0.24%) Firmware
4 2 (0.24%) PowerHA
4 2 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.12%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.12%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) XenApp
5 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.48%) WMI
2 3 (0.36%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.24%) MOM
3 2 (0.24%) SCOM
3 2 (0.24%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.12%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.12%) SCCM
4 1 (0.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 227 (27.15%) SAP
2 98 (11.72%) Microsoft
3 53 (6.34%) Oracle
4 23 (2.75%) IBM
5 21 (2.51%) HP
6 19 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (2.15%) JDA
8 13 (1.56%) RedPrairie
9 12 (1.44%) IFS
10 11 (1.32%) Cisco
11 9 (1.08%) ATG
11 9 (1.08%) Siebel
11 9 (1.08%) TIBCO
12 8 (0.96%) Hyperion
12 8 (0.96%) Tableau
13 7 (0.84%) Cognos
14 6 (0.72%) Ariba
14 6 (0.72%) Citrix
14 6 (0.72%) Ericsson
14 6 (0.72%) Siemens
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £510 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Spalding, Lincolnshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: TBD
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
InfinityQuest
Posted: 10 days ago
London
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £80 - £90 per day
Posted: 19 days ago