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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Logistics
Rank 108 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -16
Contract jobs citing Logistics 34 32 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.08% 1.34% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.79% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 31
Median daily rate £450 £440 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -46.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -37.28%
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
2579 1792 1814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.21% 75.17% 77.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1545 1097 960
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 74 134
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.45 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.78 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -2 15 £450 -12.19% 1
Worcestershire 0 5 £500 -9.09%
Staffordshire +2 4 £363 -
Wolverhampton +3 3 £600 - 1
Warwickshire -10 1 £600 +50.00% 3
Solihull -11 1 £309 -
Coventry -18 1 £450 +52.54% 2
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 30 (29.70%) SAP
2 24 (23.76%) Project Management
2 24 (23.76%) Retail
3 23 (22.77%) Telecoms
4 22 (21.78%) Finance
5 13 (12.87%) 3G
5 13 (12.87%) Billing
6 12 (11.88%) MS Office
7 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
7 10 (9.90%) Risk Management
7 10 (9.90%) EDI
7 10 (9.90%) LTE
7 10 (9.90%) Network Planning
8 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
8 9 (8.91%) SLA
8 9 (8.91%) JDA
9 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
9 8 (7.92%) Internet
9 8 (7.92%) ERP
9 8 (7.92%) Migration
9 8 (7.92%) Risk Assessment
10 7 (6.93%) Automotive
10 7 (6.93%) Change Management
10 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
10 7 (6.93%) Siemens
10 7 (6.93%) SAP SD
10 7 (6.93%) RedPrairie
10 7 (6.93%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.94%) Order to Cash

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 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (0.99%) iPlanet
1 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) MS Office
2 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) SAP SD
2 4 (3.96%) SAP MII
3 3 (2.97%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.99%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.99%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.99%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.87%) 3G
2 10 (9.90%) LTE
3 8 (7.92%) Internet
4 5 (4.95%) Firewall
4 5 (4.95%) WAN
5 4 (3.96%) LAN
6 3 (2.97%) Kerberos
6 3 (2.97%) SSL
6 3 (2.97%) TACACS
6 3 (2.97%) Wireless
7 1 (0.99%) LDAP
7 1 (0.99%) Network Security
7 1 (0.99%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.98%) OLTP
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) LSMW
2 2 (1.98%) MSBuild
2 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (23.76%) Retail
2 23 (22.77%) Telecoms
3 22 (21.78%) Finance
4 13 (12.87%) Billing
5 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
6 7 (6.93%) Automotive
7 6 (5.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (3.96%) Military
9 3 (2.97%) Publishing
10 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (26.73%) Project Manager
2 23 (22.77%) Analyst
3 16 (15.84%) Consultant
4 13 (12.87%) Logistics Manager
4 13 (12.87%) Logistics Project Manager
5 11 (10.89%) Business Analyst
6 10 (9.90%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (6.93%) Coordinator
7 7 (6.93%) Logistics Coordinator
7 7 (6.93%) SAP SD Consultant
7 7 (6.93%) Supply Chain Manager
7 7 (6.93%) Supply Chain Project Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Lead Project Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) IT Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) IT Risk Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) IT Security Consultant
9 4 (3.96%) Risk Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) EDI
2 2 (1.98%) .NET
2 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.98%) Middleware
3 1 (0.99%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.99%) CSS
3 1 (0.99%) CSS3
3 1 (0.99%) HTML
3 1 (0.99%) HTML5
3 1 (0.99%) JSON
3 1 (0.99%) REST
3 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) PMI
3 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.97%) LIMS
4 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.98%) FMCG
4 2 (1.98%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.99%) EPoS
5 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.99%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.99%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.94%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) Linux
2 3 (2.97%) Unix
3 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.76%) Project Management
2 10 (9.90%) Network Planning
2 10 (9.90%) Risk Management
3 9 (8.91%) PRINCE2
4 8 (7.92%) ERP
4 8 (7.92%) Migration
4 8 (7.92%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (6.93%) Change Management
5 7 (6.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (6.93%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.94%) Order to Cash
6 6 (5.94%) Revenue Management
6 6 (5.94%) Revenue Recognition
6 6 (5.94%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (5.94%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.94%) Validation
7 5 (4.95%) PDM
7 5 (4.95%) Quality Management
7 5 (4.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.95%) C
1 5 (4.95%) SQL
2 3 (2.97%) ABAP
2 3 (2.97%) VBA
3 2 (1.98%) C#
3 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.98%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.99%) Java
4 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.94%) PMI Certification
2 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.98%) ISEB
3 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.99%) Degree
4 1 (0.99%) PMP
4 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) MOM
1 2 (1.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (29.70%) SAP
2 9 (8.91%) JDA
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.93%) RedPrairie
4 7 (6.93%) Siemens
5 5 (4.95%) LogRhythm
5 5 (4.95%) Proofpoint
6 4 (3.96%) Fujitsu
6 4 (3.96%) HP
6 4 (3.96%) hybris
7 3 (2.97%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (2.97%) Arqiva
7 3 (2.97%) BT
7 3 (2.97%) Ericsson
7 3 (2.97%) Huawei
7 3 (2.97%) NetCracker
7 3 (2.97%) Nokia
7 3 (2.97%) Nokia Networks
7 3 (2.97%) Virgin Media
7 3 (2.97%) ZTE
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Pertemps - Dudley Commercial
Rate: £9.31 - £11.18 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago