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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 287 292 243
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -49
Contract jobs citing Logistics 397 373 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.73% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.94% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 204 226
Average daily rate £400 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 12 10
Average hourly rate £38.13 £19.00 £16.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.68% +16.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.15 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.50 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+107.23% -

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
41939 39781 37687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 77.74% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27430 25409 22756
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1055 1156
Average hourly rate £39.34 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 363 £400 -5.88% 224
London +34 131 £416 -13.73% 78
South East +5 72 £413 - 45
West Midlands -14 33 £314 -26.17% 17
East of England +3 32 £413 - 16
Surrey +4 29 £413 -4.06% 12
East Midlands -2 28 £400 -27.27% 16
North West -12 22 £400 +6.66% 19
Berkshire +14 21 £413 -8.33% 14
South West +11 19 £388 -24.39% 16
City of London +39 17 £385 -24.50% 13
Birmingham +3 15 £305 -27.81% 6
Redhill -9 13 £300 -30.23% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 10 £413 - 6
Cambridge +1 10 £413 -2.94% 5
Hertfordshire 0 10 £385 +2.66% 3
Manchester -19 10 £220 -52.43% 10
Hampshire +13 9 £350 - 7
Yorkshire -39 9 £381 +1.66% 14
Buckinghamshire +5 8 £475 -5.00% 2
Leicester -4 8 £313 -43.18% 2
Leicestershire -6 8 £313 -43.18% 4
Somerset - 8 £475 - 1
South Wales - 8 £138 - 1
Wales - 8 £138 - 1
Northamptonshire +13 7 £400 +8.47% 1
Milton Keynes 0 7 - - 1
Coventry -9 7 £469 +15.74% 2
Northampton +16 6 £400 -3.03%
Bristol +6 5 £375 +160.41% 5

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 167 (21.55%) Finance
2 164 (21.16%) SAP
3 136 (17.55%) Project Management
4 133 (17.16%) Microsoft
5 116 (14.97%) Retail
6 89 (11.48%) MS Excel
7 86 (11.10%) Manufacturing
8 85 (10.97%) ERP
9 72 (9.29%) PRINCE2
9 72 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
10 71 (9.16%) SQL
11 65 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 60 (7.74%) MS Office
13 55 (7.10%) Oracle
14 54 (6.97%) Windows
14 54 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
15 50 (6.45%) Security Cleared
16 48 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
17 45 (5.81%) .NET
18 44 (5.68%) Telecoms
18 44 (5.68%) Degree
19 43 (5.55%) C#
20 42 (5.42%) SQL Server
20 42 (5.42%) Migration
21 41 (5.29%) Business Analysis
22 40 (5.16%) Management Information System
23 39 (5.03%) Change Management
23 39 (5.03%) MS PowerPoint
24 36 (4.65%) SC Cleared
24 36 (4.65%) ITIL

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 26 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.03%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.65%) IIS
4 4 (0.52%) Confluence
5 3 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.39%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.26%) CICS
6 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.13%) Apache
7 1 (0.13%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.13%) Drupal
7 1 (0.13%) JBoss
7 1 (0.13%) MTS
7 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 89 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 60 (7.74%) MS Office
3 39 (5.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (2.71%) MS Project
5 15 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (3.74%) Dynamics AX
2 24 (3.10%) SAP MM
3 20 (2.58%) SAP SD
4 14 (1.81%) SAP PP
5 13 (1.68%) SAP ERP
6 10 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (1.16%) SAP FI
8 8 (1.03%) SAP EWM
9 6 (0.77%) SAP PM
9 6 (0.77%) SAP SCM
10 5 (0.65%) SAP CO
10 5 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.65%) SAP HR
10 5 (0.65%) SAP WM
11 4 (0.52%) SAP APO
11 4 (0.52%) SAP QM
11 4 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
12 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (0.39%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (0.52%) SaaS
3 3 (0.39%) Office 365
4 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.58%) Internet
2 16 (2.06%) Firewall
3 12 (1.55%) Intranet
3 12 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.90%) ATM
4 7 (0.90%) Modbus
5 6 (0.77%) DHCP
5 6 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.65%) DNS
6 5 (0.65%) SAN
6 5 (0.65%) WAN
6 5 (0.65%) Wireless
7 4 (0.52%) 2G
7 4 (0.52%) 4G
8 3 (0.39%) 3G
8 3 (0.39%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.39%) LAN
9 2 (0.26%) HTTP
9 2 (0.26%) PBX
9 2 (0.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.19%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.03%) SAP HANA
4 8 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (0.90%) NoSQL
5 7 (0.90%) SAP BI
6 6 (0.77%) MySQL
6 6 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (0.77%) SAP BW
6 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (0.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.52%) DB2
8 4 (0.52%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.52%) MS Access
8 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (2.97%) Visual Studio
2 13 (1.68%) JIRA
3 7 (0.90%) Subversion
4 6 (0.77%) Axure RP
5 4 (0.52%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Blend
5 4 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.26%) ERwin
6 2 (0.26%) LSMW
6 2 (0.26%) Moq
6 2 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.13%) Gatling
7 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.13%) MorphX
7 1 (0.13%) QAComplete
7 1 (0.13%) Spock
7 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.13%) TestNG
General
1 167 (21.55%) Finance
2 116 (14.97%) Retail
3 86 (11.10%) Manufacturing
4 44 (5.68%) Telecoms
5 34 (4.39%) Banking
6 30 (3.87%) Marketing
7 23 (2.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 15 (1.94%) Legal
9 14 (1.81%) Electronics
10 13 (1.68%) Back Office
11 11 (1.42%) Billing
12 10 (1.29%) Military
13 9 (1.16%) Aerospace
13 9 (1.16%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.90%) Automotive
14 7 (0.90%) Law
15 6 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.52%) French Language
16 4 (0.52%) German Language
17 3 (0.39%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 155 (20.00%) Analyst
2 133 (17.16%) Project Manager
3 101 (13.03%) Consultant
4 89 (11.48%) Business Analyst
5 80 (10.32%) Developer
6 54 (6.97%) SAP Consultant
7 41 (5.29%) Architect
8 35 (4.52%) IT Manager
9 33 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
10 32 (4.13%) Logistics Manager
11 31 (4.00%) SAP Analyst
11 31 (4.00%) Supply Chain Manager
12 30 (3.87%) Supply Chain Project Manager
13 26 (3.35%) Administrator
13 26 (3.35%) Coordinator
14 24 (3.10%) C# Developer
15 22 (2.84%) .NET Developer
16 19 (2.45%) Solutions Architect
17 18 (2.32%) Senior Manager
17 18 (2.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (5.81%) .NET
2 20 (2.58%) ASP.NET
3 19 (2.45%) CSS
3 19 (2.45%) Web Services
4 18 (2.32%) .NET Framework
4 18 (2.32%) HTML
5 16 (2.06%) WPF
6 14 (1.81%) jQuery
6 14 (1.81%) XML
7 12 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (1.29%) AngularJS
8 10 (1.29%) Silverlight
9 9 (1.16%) Ajax
9 9 (1.16%) WCF
10 8 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 7 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
11 7 (0.90%) REST
12 6 (0.77%) EDI
12 6 (0.77%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 22 (2.84%) User Experience
4 19 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.32%) NHS
6 15 (1.94%) Data Centre
6 15 (1.94%) FMCG
7 13 (1.68%) Life Science
8 10 (1.29%) Mainframe
9 8 (1.03%) EPoS
10 7 (0.90%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.77%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.65%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.65%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.65%) RIA
13 4 (0.52%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.52%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.97%) Windows
2 26 (3.35%) Linux
3 16 (2.06%) Windows Server
4 15 (1.94%) Windows 7
5 10 (1.29%) AIX
5 10 (1.29%) Unix
6 8 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.52%) VME
8 4 (0.52%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.39%) Solaris
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (17.55%) Project Management
2 85 (10.97%) ERP
3 72 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (9.29%) PRINCE2
4 65 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (5.42%) Migration
7 41 (5.29%) Business Analysis
8 39 (5.03%) Change Management
9 36 (4.65%) ITIL
10 30 (3.87%) E-Commerce
10 30 (3.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 29 (3.74%) CRM
12 28 (3.61%) Programme Management
13 25 (3.23%) Analytics
14 23 (2.97%) Project Planning
15 22 (2.84%) GAP Analysis
15 22 (2.84%) High Availability
15 22 (2.84%) Risk Management
16 21 (2.71%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (9.16%) SQL
2 43 (5.55%) C#
3 26 (3.35%) JavaScript
4 16 (2.06%) ABAP
5 14 (1.81%) C
5 14 (1.81%) Java
6 8 (1.03%) T-SQL
7 7 (0.90%) VB
8 6 (0.77%) COBOL
9 4 (0.52%) AWK
9 4 (0.52%) Clojure
9 4 (0.52%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.52%) Python
9 4 (0.52%) Ruby
9 4 (0.52%) Scala
9 4 (0.52%) X++
10 3 (0.39%) C++
10 3 (0.39%) VB6
10 3 (0.39%) VBA
11 2 (0.26%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 50 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 44 (5.68%) Degree
3 36 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.10%) PMP
5 22 (2.84%) PMI Certification
6 19 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (2.19%) Chartered Engineer
8 12 (1.55%) APMP
9 11 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.29%) CCNA
10 10 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (0.65%) A+ Certification
11 5 (0.65%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.52%) ISEB
12 4 (0.52%) MCSA
12 4 (0.52%) MCSE
12 4 (0.52%) MCTS
12 4 (0.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.48%) SLA
2 12 (1.55%) QA
3 10 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.16%) ISO 9001
5 8 (1.03%) Def Stans
6 7 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.90%) TickIT
7 6 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (0.52%) GAMP
9 2 (0.26%) COSHH
9 2 (0.26%) ISO22301
9 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.13%) COBIT
10 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.13%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 15 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (0.39%) vSphere
4 2 (0.26%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.26%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.13%) Firmware
5 1 (0.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (1.29%) HP Data Protector
1 10 (1.29%) Tivoli
1 10 (1.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (0.90%) SCCM
3 6 (0.77%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.65%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle ZFS
5 3 (0.39%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 3 (0.39%) WSUS
6 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.13%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 164 (21.16%) SAP
2 133 (17.16%) Microsoft
3 55 (7.10%) Oracle
4 25 (3.23%) HP
5 24 (3.10%) RedPrairie
6 21 (2.71%) JDA
7 18 (2.32%) Cisco
8 17 (2.19%) VMware
9 14 (1.81%) Citrix
10 13 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.29%) IBM
11 10 (1.29%) Siemens
12 9 (1.16%) Baan
13 7 (0.90%) ServiceNow
14 4 (0.52%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.52%) Micro Focus
15 3 (0.39%) Brocade
15 3 (0.39%) Intel Security
15 3 (0.39%) TIBCO
15 3 (0.39%) webMethods
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
AAP3
Rate: £70 - £80 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £270 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol area
Recruit121
Rate: approx £400 day all inclusive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Search Point
Rate: £1200 - £1300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Search Point
Rate: £700 - £850 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Venturi
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £300 - 450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum £55,000 - £65,000 + Benefits + c.£6,
Posted: 6 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Worksop
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
SuperGroup plc
Rate: Up to £500 per day 6 Month Contract
Posted: 17 days ago
Essex
Mason Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Peterborough
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Volaris Exec
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Yeovil
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