The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 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
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 93 141
Rank change year-on-year -30 +48  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 7 36 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 1.41% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 1.76% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 3
Median daily rate £325 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.38% +4.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +7.28% -3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.13 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.24 £21.00 £15.98
% change year-on-year +15.42% +31.45%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1979 2044 2420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.78% 80.13% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4855 4483 4735
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £255 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 407 426
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.75 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £47.50 £50.00
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 the East of England

Job postings citing Logistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Logistics in the East of England

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in the East of England

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in the East of England

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in the East of England

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Hertfordshire -16 5 £325 -1.14% 5
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £750 +46.34% 3
Bedfordshire -11 1 £188 -55.88% 1
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 7 (29.17%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) Legal
5 2 (8.33%) WFM
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
5 2 (8.33%) PMO
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) Smart Meter
5 2 (8.33%) User Experience
5 2 (8.33%) Skype
5 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) MS Visio

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
1 1 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) LAN
1 2 (8.33%) Skype
1 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Change Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Process Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (8.33%) Project Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Development Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Office Support
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Ajax
1 1 (4.17%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) jQuery
1 1 (4.17%) Laravel
1 1 (4.17%) Symfony
1 1 (4.17%) WPF
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Smart Meter
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
5 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (8.33%) Data Management
5 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) MVC
5 2 (8.33%) Open Source
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) WFM
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) Delphi
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) PhD
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Borland
3 1 (4.17%) Embarcadero
3 1 (4.17%) Zend