The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Logistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Logistics over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Logistics
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 95 115
Rank change year-on-year +10 +20  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 14 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.77% 1.29% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.60% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 13
Median daily rate £395 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.00% +42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £192 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £595 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £38.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -32.90% +121.42%  

Logistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1469 1996 2209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.32% 80.32% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 1032 1155
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 55
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Logistics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Logistics in Berkshire

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Logistics in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Berkshire

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in Berkshire

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in Berkshire

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +8 5 £200 -65.21%
Maidenhead -3 4 £400 - 2
Bracknell +1 2 £409 +9.00% 1
Newbury +2 1 - - 1
Logistics
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Legal
3 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.00%) jQuery
4 4 (16.00%) QA
4 4 (16.00%) Retail
4 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (16.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) PMP
5 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) Finance
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (12.00%) Marketing
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) CSS3
6 2 (8.00%) Modernizr
6 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS Project
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.00%) Acrobat
4 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.00%) DataStax
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Legal
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.00%) Dutch Language
5 1 (4.00%) French Language
5 1 (4.00%) German Language
5 1 (4.00%) Italian Language
5 1 (4.00%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.00%) Coordinator
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Supply Chain Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Django Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Logistics Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Logistics Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Trainer
4 1 (4.00%) UI Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Web Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) CSS
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
1 4 (16.00%) jQuery
2 3 (12.00%) CSS3
2 3 (12.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) Modernizr
3 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (8.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) Django
4 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) WCF
4 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.00%) FMCG
4 2 (8.00%) Life Science
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.00%) Change Control
2 5 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Contract Management
4 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Expense Management
5 1 (4.00%) Invoice Processing
5 1 (4.00%) Line Management
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (4.00%) SDLC
5 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) PMP
3 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) HND
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) GMP
2 2 (8.00%) P3O
2 2 (8.00%) PMO
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) Ericsson