The table below looks at the statistics for Logistics skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 108 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Contract jobs citing Logistics 40 33 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.24% 1.30% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.66% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 30
Median daily rate £380 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £288 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £503 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -47.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £19.03 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+100.99% -49.65%
Logistics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2644 1984 1923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.78% 78.20% 74.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1567 1143 1000
Median daily rate £400 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £274 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 100 114
Median hourly rate £19.72 £31.44 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.27% +5.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Logistics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Logistics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Logistics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Logistics
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Logistics Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Logistics
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Logistics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Logistics Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Logistics
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Logistics Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Birmingham +6 21 £418 -9.72% 8
Warwickshire 0 9 £430 +7.50%
Staffordshire +2 6 £250 - 1
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 23 (27.71%) SAP
2 21 (25.30%) Finance
3 17 (20.48%) Manufacturing
4 15 (18.07%) Retail
5 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (13.25%) Project Management
6 11 (13.25%) EDI
7 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
7 10 (12.05%) JDA
7 10 (12.05%) Quality Management
8 9 (10.84%) Change Management
8 9 (10.84%) Billing
9 8 (9.64%) Data Management
9 8 (9.64%) Lean Manufacturing
9 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
9 8 (9.64%) Validation
9 8 (9.64%) Migration
10 7 (8.43%) ERP
10 7 (8.43%) Automotive
10 7 (8.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.23%) Degree
11 6 (7.23%) RedPrairie
11 6 (7.23%) SAP MII
11 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.23%) IBM
12 5 (6.02%) DataStage
12 5 (6.02%) QualityStage
12 5 (6.02%) IIS

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (6.02%) IIS
2 2 (2.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.20%) iPlanet
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.82%) MS Office
3 2 (2.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) SAP MII
2 5 (6.02%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (4.82%) SAP SD
4 3 (3.61%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.20%) Infor LN
5 1 (1.20%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.20%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) WAN
2 4 (4.82%) LAN
3 3 (3.61%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) Firewall
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (1.20%) LDAP
5 1 (1.20%) Network Security
5 1 (1.20%) Wireless
5 1 (1.20%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) DataStage
1 5 (6.02%) IBM InfoSphere
1 5 (6.02%) QualityStage
2 4 (4.82%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.41%) OLTP
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) LSMW
2 2 (2.41%) MSBuild
2 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 17 (20.48%) Manufacturing
3 15 (18.07%) Retail
4 9 (10.84%) Billing
5 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
6 7 (8.43%) Automotive
6 7 (8.43%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (3.61%) Electronics
7 3 (3.61%) Military
7 3 (3.61%) Publishing
8 2 (2.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (18.07%) Analyst
1 15 (18.07%) Consultant
2 14 (16.87%) Project Manager
3 12 (14.46%) Architect
4 11 (13.25%) Logistics Manager
4 11 (13.25%) Logistics Project Manager
5 8 (9.64%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.64%) Developer
5 8 (9.64%) Lead Architect
5 8 (9.64%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.64%) SAP Architect
5 8 (9.64%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.64%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.43%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) IT Manager
7 5 (6.02%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Supply Chain Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) EDI
2 4 (4.82%) .NET
2 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.41%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.20%) CSS
4 1 (1.20%) CSS3
4 1 (1.20%) HTML
4 1 (1.20%) HTML5
4 1 (1.20%) jQuery
4 1 (1.20%) JSON
4 1 (1.20%) REST
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.20%) Web Services
4 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.82%) Life Science
3 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.61%) LIMS
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.41%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) AS400
5 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.20%) FMCG
5 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Unix
2 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.25%) Project Management
2 10 (12.05%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (12.05%) Quality Management
3 9 (10.84%) Change Management
4 8 (9.64%) Data Management
4 8 (9.64%) Lean Manufacturing
4 8 (9.64%) Migration
4 8 (9.64%) Validation
5 7 (8.43%) ERP
5 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.02%) Data Governance
7 5 (6.02%) Data Transformation
7 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.02%) PLM
7 5 (6.02%) SDLC
8 4 (4.82%) Change Control
8 4 (4.82%) PDM
8 4 (4.82%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 4 (4.82%) C#
3 3 (3.61%) ABAP
4 2 (2.41%) C
4 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.20%) Java
5 1 (1.20%) PHP
5 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.41%) ISEB
3 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) GMP
2 1 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) MOM
1 2 (2.41%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (27.71%) SAP
2 10 (12.05%) JDA
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.23%) IBM
3 6 (7.23%) RedPrairie
4 3 (3.61%) Fujitsu
4 3 (3.61%) HP
5 2 (2.41%) hybris
5 2 (2.41%) LogRhythm
5 2 (2.41%) Proofpoint
5 2 (2.41%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.20%) arcserve
6 1 (1.20%) Ariba
6 1 (1.20%) Citrix
6 1 (1.20%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.20%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.20%) Infor
6 1 (1.20%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.20%) Siemens
6 1 (1.20%) VMware
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