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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 62 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Logistics 9 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.42% - 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 3
Average daily rate £138 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £34.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.31% +119.04%
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
546 520 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 85.98% 76.25% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 322 216
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 12
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £29.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 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
South Wales - 9 £138 - 2
Logistics
UK

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) CCNA
3 8 (72.73%) HP
3 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 8 (72.73%) AIX
3 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Internet
3 8 (72.73%) Tivoli
3 8 (72.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Incident Management
3 8 (72.73%) HP Data Protector
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (54.55%) SLA
5 5 (45.45%) Resource Management
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) SAP

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Retail
1 1 (9.09%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
1 8 (72.73%) Internet
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Network Support
2 5 (45.45%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (36.36%) 1st Line Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (27.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (18.18%) Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) IT Support
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Transformation Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) AIX
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Incident Management
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Resource Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNA
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) HP Data Protector
1 8 (72.73%) Tivoli
1 8 (72.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
2 8 (72.73%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) SAP