The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 71 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing Logistics 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 0.79% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 1.13% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.02 £32.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-56.86% +28.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
520 353 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 75.69% 69.35% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 190 216
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -11.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Logistics across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Logistics across the Wales region.

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Logistics across the Wales region.

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) Software License Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XHTML
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Software License Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft