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 January 2015 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Logistics
Rank 277 227 209
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -18
Contract jobs citing Logistics 373 414 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 0.86% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.16% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 229 189
Average daily rate
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£421 £413 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £12.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £9.55 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.60 £31.70 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £15.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+119.04% -43.75%

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
38459 35783 32221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.37% 74.30% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 24687 21730 19119
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1007 1095 1275
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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 -30 353 £420 -1.17% 197
London -18 116 £475 - 40
South East -2 79 £413 -12.46% 46
Yorkshire +14 32 £388 -13.88% 15
City of London +15 30 £450 +12.21% 15
West Midlands +7 27 £425 +13.33% 22
East of England +2 25 £413 +32.00% 11
East Midlands +10 24 £550 +46.66% 19
North West -11 23 £350 -17.64% 20
Surrey +2 20 £430 +18.62% 7
Berkshire -14 16 £538 +7.50% 13
West Yorkshire +6 15 £400 -11.11% 10
Leeds -1 14 £400 -1.53% 6
Cambridgeshire -1 13 £413 +5.76% 5
South West -42 11 £420 +12.00% 15
Hertfordshire +7 10 £450 - 4
Buckinghamshire -13 10 £450 +41.73% 6
Midlands +8 9 £478 +31.72% 2
Birmingham +4 9 £424 - 4
Scotland -7 9 £200 -36.00% 1
Leicestershire +7 8 £550 +6.79% 2
South Yorkshire +2 8 £370 - 1
Manchester -2 8 £401 -4.35% 11
North Yorkshire - 8 £375 - 4
Kent -2 7 - - 3
Milton Keynes -14 7 £700 +66.17% 1
Leicester +5 6 £550 - 1
Warwickshire +2 6 £320 -8.57%
Coventry +1 6 £500 +33.33% 6
Derbyshire +17 5 £538 +115.00% 6

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 194 (26.01%) SAP
2 174 (23.32%) Finance
3 118 (15.82%) Project Management
4 100 (13.40%) Manufacturing
5 89 (11.93%) Retail
6 88 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 74 (9.92%) PRINCE2
8 71 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 66 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
10 63 (8.45%) Telecoms
11 62 (8.31%) ERP
12 55 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
13 54 (7.24%) SQL
14 47 (6.30%) MS Excel
15 43 (5.76%) Windows
15 43 (5.76%) FMCG
16 41 (5.50%) Degree
17 40 (5.36%) Security Cleared
17 40 (5.36%) Oracle
18 38 (5.09%) User Acceptance Testing
19 36 (4.83%) SAP SD
20 34 (4.56%) Java
20 34 (4.56%) IBM
21 33 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (4.42%) Business Analysis
22 32 (4.29%) MS Office
22 32 (4.29%) ITIL
23 31 (4.16%) Migration
24 30 (4.02%) SC Cleared
25 29 (3.89%) Billing

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (3.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.54%) WebSphere
3 4 (0.54%) IBM Notes
4 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.40%) Lync
4 3 (0.40%) Quickr
4 3 (0.40%) Node.js
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.27%) Apache
5 2 (0.27%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.27%) SAS
5 2 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.13%) CICS
6 1 (0.13%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 47 (6.30%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.29%) MS Office
3 19 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (2.28%) MS Project
5 8 (1.07%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 36 (4.83%) SAP SD
2 23 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (2.41%) SAP WM
4 16 (2.14%) SAP FI
5 15 (2.01%) SAP LE
6 14 (1.88%) SAP ERP
6 14 (1.88%) SAP MM
7 13 (1.74%) SAP FI/CO
7 13 (1.74%) SAP CO
8 10 (1.34%) Maximo
9 9 (1.21%) SAP Retail
10 8 (1.07%) SAP EWM
10 8 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
10 8 (1.07%) Agresso
11 6 (0.80%) SAP PS
12 5 (0.67%) SAP SCM
12 5 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
13 4 (0.54%) SAP BPC
13 4 (0.54%) SAP HCM
13 4 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.40%) Office 365
2 2 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.41%) LAN
1 18 (2.41%) WAN
2 9 (1.21%) Internet
3 8 (1.07%) DNS
4 7 (0.94%) GSM
5 6 (0.80%) SNMP
5 6 (0.80%) UMTS
5 6 (0.80%) Wireless
5 6 (0.80%) Intranet
6 5 (0.67%) VoIP
7 4 (0.54%) 4G
7 4 (0.54%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.54%) SAN
7 4 (0.54%) ATM
7 4 (0.54%) Firewall
8 3 (0.40%) 3G
8 3 (0.40%) 2G
9 2 (0.27%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (0.27%) LTE
9 2 (0.27%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (2.41%) SAP BW
3 11 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (1.21%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.67%) QlikView
7 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.54%) Big Data
8 4 (0.54%) SQL Server
9 3 (0.40%) OLTP
9 3 (0.40%) MySQL
9 3 (0.40%) OLAP
9 3 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.27%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 5 (0.67%) TestDirector
1 5 (0.67%) Visual Studio
1 5 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.54%) JIRA
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.40%) Subversion
3 3 (0.40%) Hudson
4 2 (0.27%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.27%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.27%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.27%) Selenium
4 2 (0.27%) LSMW
4 2 (0.27%) Maven
4 2 (0.27%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.27%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.27%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.13%) MSI
5 1 (0.13%) JMeter
5 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
General
1 174 (23.32%) Finance
2 100 (13.40%) Manufacturing
3 89 (11.93%) Retail
4 63 (8.45%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.89%) Billing
6 25 (3.35%) Marketing
7 21 (2.82%) Banking
8 17 (2.28%) Advertising
9 12 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.47%) Front Office
11 9 (1.21%) Back Office
12 8 (1.07%) German Language
12 8 (1.07%) Automotive
13 7 (0.94%) French Language
14 4 (0.54%) Spanish Language
14 4 (0.54%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.54%) Legal
14 4 (0.54%) Publishing
14 4 (0.54%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 137 (18.36%) Consultant
2 132 (17.69%) Analyst
3 90 (12.06%) Project Manager
4 74 (9.92%) SAP Consultant
5 61 (8.18%) Business Analyst
6 46 (6.17%) Developer
7 37 (4.96%) Architect
8 25 (3.35%) Programme Manager
8 25 (3.35%) Coordinator
9 23 (3.08%) SAP Manager
9 23 (3.08%) Administrator
10 21 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (2.28%) Test Analyst
12 16 (2.14%) SAP WM Consultant
12 16 (2.14%) Test Manager
13 13 (1.74%) Support Analyst
13 13 (1.74%) SAP SD Consultant
13 13 (1.74%) Portfolio Manager
14 12 (1.61%) Functional Consultant
15 11 (1.47%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.35%) .NET
2 16 (2.14%) XML
3 15 (2.01%) EDI
4 14 (1.88%) CSS
5 12 (1.61%) Middleware
6 10 (1.34%) jQuery
6 10 (1.34%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.21%) Web Services
7 9 (1.21%) Spring
8 8 (1.07%) HTML
9 6 (0.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (0.80%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.80%) WCF
9 6 (0.80%) EDIFACT
9 6 (0.80%) XML Messaging
10 5 (0.67%) LINQ
10 5 (0.67%) HTML5
11 4 (0.54%) SAP ALE
11 4 (0.54%) J2EE
12 3 (0.40%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.76%) FMCG
3 13 (1.74%) AS400
4 11 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.47%) User Experience
5 10 (1.34%) iSeries
6 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.67%) Mainframe
7 5 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.67%) PMI
7 5 (0.67%) Clustering
7 5 (0.67%) E-Learning
7 5 (0.67%) TRADACOMS
7 5 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.40%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.40%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.40%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.27%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.27%) Open Source
9 2 (0.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (5.76%) Windows
2 21 (2.82%) UNIX
2 21 (2.82%) Linux
3 14 (1.88%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.54%) Android
5 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.27%) CentOS
7 2 (0.27%) HPUX
7 2 (0.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) SUSE
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) openSUSE
8 1 (0.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (15.82%) Project Management
2 88 (11.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 74 (9.92%) PRINCE2
4 66 (8.85%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (8.31%) ERP
6 38 (5.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 33 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (4.42%) Business Analysis
8 32 (4.29%) ITIL
9 31 (4.16%) Migration
10 29 (3.89%) Change Management
11 28 (3.75%) Risk Management
12 27 (3.62%) Supplier Management
12 27 (3.62%) Validation
13 24 (3.22%) Business Transformation
14 23 (3.08%) CRM
14 23 (3.08%) E-Commerce
14 23 (3.08%) Service Delivery
14 23 (3.08%) Asset Management
15 22 (2.95%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 54 (7.24%) SQL
2 34 (4.56%) Java
3 17 (2.28%) ABAP
3 17 (2.28%) C
4 13 (1.74%) COBOL
5 11 (1.47%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.21%) Shell Script
6 9 (1.21%) C#
7 7 (0.94%) VB
8 6 (0.80%) X++
9 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.54%) VBScript
9 4 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.40%) VBA
10 3 (0.40%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.40%) Python
11 2 (0.27%) R
11 2 (0.27%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.27%) PHP
11 2 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (5.50%) Degree
2 40 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 30 (4.02%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (1.47%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.07%) PMP
7 6 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.67%) ISEB
9 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.40%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.27%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.27%) APMP
10 2 (0.27%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.27%) JNCIA
10 2 (0.27%) MCTS
10 2 (0.27%) MCT
10 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.13%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.68%) SLA
1 20 (2.68%) QA
2 5 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.13%) DO-160
5 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.54%) Terminal Server
4 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Squid
5 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.13%) Samba
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (0.80%) SCCM
2 5 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (0.67%) SCOM
3 4 (0.54%) SCSM
3 4 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 194 (26.01%) SAP
2 71 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.36%) Oracle
4 34 (4.56%) IBM
5 15 (2.01%) RedPrairie
6 12 (1.61%) VMware
7 11 (1.47%) Cisco
8 10 (1.34%) Citrix
9 9 (1.21%) HP
10 7 (0.94%) Remedy
11 6 (0.80%) Google
11 6 (0.80%) BMC
11 6 (0.80%) webMethods
11 6 (0.80%) JD Edwards
11 6 (0.80%) TIBCO
12 5 (0.67%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.67%) Lotus
12 5 (0.67%) Progress
12 5 (0.67%) PeopleSoft
13 4 (0.54%) ServiceNow
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Roc Search
Rate: £370 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London/Milton Keynes
Church International
Rate: £650 - £800 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Gateshead
Real Staffing
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago