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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 305 350 286
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -64
Contract jobs citing Logistics 397 353 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.61% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.75% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 199 238
Median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £267 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £589 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 23
Median hourly rate £31.38 £19.03 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.87% -45.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £9.10 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £38.60 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £19.03 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+100.99% -49.65%

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
43985 46966 44712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.15% 81.01% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29139 30711 27950
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1137 1301 1222
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +69 389 £425 +6.25% 139
London +31 129 £425 - 39
South East +13 61 £400 +14.28% 31
North West +40 43 £363 -19.44% 14
East Midlands -8 43 £450 +12.50% 8
West Midlands -10 37 £425 +6.25% 13
Berkshire +22 27 £400 +4.91% 13
Yorkshire +26 26 £375 +7.14% 5
West Yorkshire +22 20 £363 -9.37% 3
Birmingham +7 19 £450 -2.70% 3
South West +16 17 £400 +10.34% 14
Derbyshire +8 16 £450 +63.63% 1
Hampshire +12 13 £286 -45.47% 3
Leicestershire -10 13 £500 -23.07% 5
Leeds +13 12 £375 -21.05% 1
Midlands +5 12 £500 -18.36%
Leicester -3 12 £500 +48.14% 2
Reading +27 11 £400 - 4
City of London +16 11 £475 -4.04% 16
Manchester +5 11 £413 -22.35% 5
Buckinghamshire +18 10 £479 +36.93% 2
Merseyside +12 9 £300 -42.85% 1
Milton Keynes +12 8 £479 +34.06% 1
Warwickshire +4 8 £585 +46.25% 2
Lincolnshire - 8 £400 -
Bradford - 7 £206 -
Staffordshire +5 6 £250 - 1
Chesterfield +2 6 £451 +63.81% 1
Lancashire +21 5 £375 - 3
Derby +2 5 - -

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 228 (27.57%) SAP
2 202 (24.43%) Finance
3 126 (15.24%) Retail
4 124 (14.99%) Project Management
5 109 (13.18%) Microsoft
6 105 (12.70%) ERP
6 105 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 95 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (11.00%) Manufacturing
9 88 (10.64%) Change Management
10 78 (9.43%) SQL
11 77 (9.31%) MS Excel
12 66 (7.98%) PRINCE2
13 65 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
14 62 (7.50%) Security Cleared
15 60 (7.26%) Telecoms
15 60 (7.26%) Migration
16 56 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
17 55 (6.65%) Oracle
18 54 (6.53%) CRM
19 49 (5.93%) .NET
20 47 (5.68%) SQL Server
21 43 (5.20%) Business Analysis
22 38 (4.59%) MS Office
22 38 (4.59%) C#
23 36 (4.35%) ASP.NET
23 36 (4.35%) SharePoint
24 34 (4.11%) IBM
24 34 (4.11%) CSS
24 34 (4.11%) MVC

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 36 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.14%) WebSphere
3 10 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (1.09%) IIS
5 8 (0.97%) Confluence
6 6 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.48%) CMS
7 4 (0.48%) JBoss
7 4 (0.48%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.36%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.24%) Apache
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.24%) SAS
9 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.12%) Documentum
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.12%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.12%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 77 (9.31%) MS Excel
2 38 (4.59%) MS Office
3 20 (2.42%) MS Project
4 15 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (3.63%) Dynamics AX
2 20 (2.42%) SAP SD
3 19 (2.30%) SAP MM
4 18 (2.18%) Unit4 Business World
5 16 (1.93%) SAP ERP
5 16 (1.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (1.33%) SAP MII
7 10 (1.21%) SAP WM
8 8 (0.97%) SAP APO
9 7 (0.85%) SAP PM
10 6 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
10 6 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
10 6 (0.73%) SAP SRM
11 5 (0.60%) Oracle Retail
11 5 (0.60%) SAP EWM
11 5 (0.60%) SAP FI
11 5 (0.60%) SAP PS
11 5 (0.60%) SAP QM
12 4 (0.48%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.85%) SaaS
2 6 (0.73%) Office 365
3 5 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.60%) iPaaS
3 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.24%) Force.com
4 2 (0.24%) IaaS
4 2 (0.24%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (0.24%) Yammer
5 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) GitHub
5 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.18%) Firewall
2 10 (1.21%) WAN
3 9 (1.09%) Internet
3 9 (1.09%) Network Security
3 9 (1.09%) Wireless
4 8 (0.97%) SAN
5 7 (0.85%) LAN
6 6 (0.73%) 3G
6 6 (0.73%) ATM
6 6 (0.73%) MPLS
6 6 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.60%) GSM
7 5 (0.60%) LTE
7 5 (0.60%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.60%) UMTS
8 4 (0.48%) FTP
9 3 (0.36%) DNS
9 3 (0.36%) HTTP
9 3 (0.36%) SNMP
10 2 (0.24%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.57%) DB2
3 12 (1.45%) SAP BW
3 12 (1.45%) SAP Data Services
4 11 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (0.97%) Big Data
6 8 (0.97%) Relational Database
6 8 (0.97%) SAP HANA
7 7 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
8 6 (0.73%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.73%) MySQL
8 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.60%) DataStage
9 5 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (0.60%) QualityStage
9 5 (0.60%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.48%) GIS
Development Applications
1 16 (1.93%) JIRA
2 15 (1.81%) LSMW
3 9 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.85%) Subversion
5 4 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.36%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.36%) MSI
6 3 (0.36%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.24%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.24%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.24%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.24%) Selenium
7 2 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.12%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.12%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.12%) Hudson
8 1 (0.12%) JBehave
8 1 (0.12%) Mockito
8 1 (0.12%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 202 (24.43%) Finance
2 126 (15.24%) Retail
3 91 (11.00%) Manufacturing
4 60 (7.26%) Telecoms
5 34 (4.11%) Billing
6 32 (3.87%) Banking
7 22 (2.66%) Pharmaceutical
8 19 (2.30%) Back Office
9 18 (2.18%) Automotive
10 15 (1.81%) Marketing
11 11 (1.33%) Advertising
11 11 (1.33%) Legal
12 9 (1.09%) Electronics
13 8 (0.97%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.85%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.73%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.73%) Law
16 5 (0.60%) German Language
16 5 (0.60%) Publishing
17 4 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 175 (21.16%) Analyst
2 100 (12.09%) Consultant
3 89 (10.76%) Project Manager
4 85 (10.28%) Architect
4 85 (10.28%) Business Analyst
5 83 (10.04%) Developer
6 54 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
7 45 (5.44%) SAP Consultant
8 32 (3.87%) .NET Developer
9 30 (3.63%) Business Manager
9 30 (3.63%) Logistics Analyst
10 29 (3.51%) Logistics Manager
11 27 (3.26%) SAP Architect
12 26 (3.14%) Coordinator
13 24 (2.90%) IT Manager
13 24 (2.90%) SAP Manager
13 24 (2.90%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 23 (2.78%) Logistics Project Manager
15 22 (2.66%) IT Project Manager
16 21 (2.54%) Logistics Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (5.93%) .NET
2 36 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 34 (4.11%) CSS
4 29 (3.51%) EDI
5 26 (3.14%) HTML
6 25 (3.02%) XML
7 22 (2.66%) jQuery
8 20 (2.42%) Middleware
8 20 (2.42%) SOAP
9 19 (2.30%) Web Services
10 17 (2.06%) J2EE
10 17 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (1.81%) WCF
12 13 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (1.21%) REST
14 9 (1.09%) Ajax
14 9 (1.09%) AngularJS
15 8 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (0.85%) HTML5
16 7 (0.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.99%) Management Information System
3 27 (3.26%) Data Centre
4 18 (2.18%) FMCG
5 13 (1.57%) Life Science
6 11 (1.33%) Mathematics
6 11 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.33%) Smart Meter
7 10 (1.21%) e-Learning
8 9 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 9 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.73%) Computer Science
9 6 (0.73%) LIMS
10 5 (0.60%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.60%) EPoS
10 5 (0.60%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.60%) User Experience
11 4 (0.48%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.48%) Statistics
11 4 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 27 (3.26%) Windows
2 16 (1.93%) Unix
3 11 (1.33%) Linux
4 6 (0.73%) Solaris
5 4 (0.48%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.48%) zOS
6 3 (0.36%) AIX
6 3 (0.36%) Android
6 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) pSOS
8 1 (0.12%) VMS
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (14.99%) Project Management
2 105 (12.70%) ERP
2 105 (12.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 95 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (10.64%) Change Management
5 66 (7.98%) PRINCE2
6 65 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
7 60 (7.26%) Migration
8 54 (6.53%) CRM
9 43 (5.20%) Business Analysis
10 34 (4.11%) MVC
10 34 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
11 33 (3.99%) E-Commerce
12 31 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (3.39%) Programme Management
14 27 (3.26%) Waterfall
15 26 (3.14%) Data Migration
15 26 (3.14%) Risk Management
16 25 (3.02%) Workflow
17 24 (2.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 78 (9.43%) SQL
2 38 (4.59%) C#
3 30 (3.63%) JavaScript
4 29 (3.51%) Java
5 23 (2.78%) C
6 19 (2.30%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.93%) ABAP
8 14 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.33%) PHP
9 11 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.85%) Python
11 5 (0.60%) R
12 4 (0.48%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.48%) VBA
13 3 (0.36%) RPG
13 3 (0.36%) SAPscript
13 3 (0.36%) VBScript
14 2 (0.24%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.24%) Ruby
14 2 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 34 (4.11%) SC Cleared
3 32 (3.87%) Degree
4 18 (2.18%) PMP
5 16 (1.93%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.45%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (0.97%) ISEB
9 6 (0.73%) APMP
10 4 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.48%) CITP
11 3 (0.36%) PhD
12 2 (0.24%) CCNA
12 2 (0.24%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.24%) MCSA
12 2 (0.24%) MCSE
12 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.24%) RHCT
12 2 (0.24%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.54%) SLA
2 17 (2.06%) QA
3 8 (0.97%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.48%) GMP
5 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.24%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.12%) GxP
8 1 (0.12%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.12%) P3O
System Software
1 13 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.48%) Firmware
2 4 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.36%) vSphere
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 9 (1.09%) Puppet
2 4 (0.48%) SCCM
3 3 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.36%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.36%) WMI
4 2 (0.24%) MOM
4 2 (0.24%) SCOM
4 2 (0.24%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.12%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle ZFS
5 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 228 (27.57%) SAP
2 109 (13.18%) Microsoft
3 55 (6.65%) Oracle
4 34 (4.11%) IBM
5 18 (2.18%) HP
5 18 (2.18%) JDA
6 13 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.45%) RedPrairie
8 10 (1.21%) Siebel
8 10 (1.21%) Tableau
9 9 (1.09%) Cisco
9 9 (1.09%) Cognos
9 9 (1.09%) JD Edwards
9 9 (1.09%) TIBCO
10 8 (0.97%) ATG
10 8 (0.97%) Hyperion
11 7 (0.85%) Ariba
11 7 (0.85%) IBM Sterling
12 6 (0.73%) Citrix
12 6 (0.73%) Ericsson
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Rate: £350.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £475.00 - £476 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
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Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
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Berkshire
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