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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Logistics
Rank 65 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing Logistics 4 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 1.43% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.99% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Average daily rate
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£390 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £325 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £325 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +3.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £11.00 £11.83
% change year-on-year
+243.63% -6.97%
Logistics
UK

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
551 403 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 73.86% 71.96% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 265 242
Average daily rate £385 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Average hourly rate £21.86 £15.29 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.93% -59.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.33 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £17.08 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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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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
South Wales -9 4 £390 +20.00% 1
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Software License Management
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
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%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
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%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
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%) Software Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Software License Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
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%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
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