The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 26 June 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 57 62
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 13 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.11% 1.84% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.22% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 3
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £365 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £480 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.24 £21.00 £17.24
% change year-on-year +15.42% +21.82%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 503 677 577
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.66% 83.07% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 475 382
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.43 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Birmingham

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in Birmingham

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 11 (40.74%) Retail
2 7 (25.93%) FMCG
3 6 (22.22%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Firewall
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
5 4 (14.81%) LAN
5 4 (14.81%) WAN
5 4 (14.81%) Windows
5 4 (14.81%) Finance
5 4 (14.81%) Information Security
5 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
5 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
5 4 (14.81%) Service Design
5 4 (14.81%) PMO
6 3 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
6 3 (11.11%) QA Automation
6 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
6 3 (11.11%) JIRA
6 3 (11.11%) QA
6 3 (11.11%) Selenium
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (11.11%) YouTrack
6 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (11.11%) .NET

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.70%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.70%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) VPN
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.41%) DNS
5 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.70%) 4G
6 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
1 3 (11.11%) Selenium
1 3 (11.11%) YouTrack
General
1 11 (40.74%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (7.41%) Information Security Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Security Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) LAN/WAN Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) FMCG
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Asset Management
1 4 (14.81%) Information Security
1 4 (14.81%) Service Design
2 3 (11.11%) Defect Management
2 3 (11.11%) QA Automation
2 3 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
2 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 2 (7.41%) Compliance Audit
3 2 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (7.41%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (7.41%) SIEM
3 2 (7.41%) Software Asset Management
3 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ISEB
1 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
1 4 (14.81%) PMO
2 3 (11.11%) QA
3 2 (7.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.41%) Nexpose
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Remedy
3 2 (7.41%) F5
3 2 (7.41%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Kaspersky
3 2 (7.41%) LogRhythm
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Proofpoint
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) JDA
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) RedPrairie