The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 24 April 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
UK / England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 286 298
Rank change year-on-year +35 +12  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 409 425 387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.96% 0.83% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.99% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 242 224
Median daily rate £438 £404 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.35% -2.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £225 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £574 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 28 15
Median hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.63% +123.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.12 £10.79 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £47.50 £41.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.48% +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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35739 42737 41398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.68% 83.02% 80.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23658 28645 26143
Median daily rate £450 £443 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +5.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 961 1224
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.72 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in England

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in England over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in England

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in England

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in England over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Logistics in England

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
London +47 137 £425 - 30
South East +6 77 £409 -9.11% 22
East Midlands +14 68 £500 +25.00% 8
West Midlands -5 37 £413 +21.77% 16
North West +37 21 £448 -10.50% 12
South West -4 18 £350 +26.12% 8
East of England -23 16 £425 - 9
Yorkshire +22 13 £450 +20.00% 6
Midlands +10 7 £525 +110.00%
North East - 1 £300 - 2
Logistics
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 England region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 188 (26.11%) SAP
2 157 (21.81%) Finance
3 118 (16.39%) Project Management
4 115 (15.97%) ERP
4 115 (15.97%) Microsoft
5 105 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 91 (12.64%) Retail
7 88 (12.22%) Security Cleared
8 83 (11.53%) Agile Software Development
8 83 (11.53%) Manufacturing
9 77 (10.69%) SC Cleared
10 60 (8.33%) Windows
11 59 (8.19%) SQL Server
12 58 (8.06%) Degree
13 55 (7.64%) Migration
14 53 (7.36%) CRM
14 53 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
15 50 (6.94%) JIRA
15 50 (6.94%) PRINCE2
16 49 (6.81%) SharePoint
16 49 (6.81%) Change Management
17 48 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
18 47 (6.53%) Microsoft Office
18 47 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
19 44 (6.11%) SQL
19 44 (6.11%) E-Commerce
20 42 (5.83%) Telecoms
21 40 (5.56%) C#
22 39 (5.42%) Web Services
22 39 (5.42%) Scrum

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 49 (6.81%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.03%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (3.89%) IIS
4 11 (1.53%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.56%) Apache
6 3 (0.42%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.42%) Confluence
6 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.42%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.14%) CMS
8 1 (0.14%) JBoss
8 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.14%) Mule
8 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.14%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 47 (6.53%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (5.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (3.89%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (2.08%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.14%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.14%) SPSS
9 1 (0.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 35 (4.86%) Dynamics AX
2 26 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (3.61%) SAP SD
3 19 (2.64%) SAP CO
3 19 (2.64%) SAP FI
4 18 (2.50%) SAP ERP
4 18 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (1.67%) SAP MM
6 11 (1.53%) SAP Retail
7 10 (1.39%) SAP WM
8 5 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (0.69%) SAP PP
8 5 (0.69%) SAP SCM
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.56%) SAP LE
9 4 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
10 3 (0.42%) SAP APO
10 3 (0.42%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (3.61%) IaaS
2 26 (3.61%) PaaS
3 12 (1.67%) Office 365
4 6 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.42%) SaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.14%) GitHub
7 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) ServiceMax
7 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (1.11%) LAN
2 8 (1.11%) WAN
3 7 (0.97%) DNS
4 6 (0.83%) Firewall
5 5 (0.69%) MPLS
5 5 (0.69%) VLAN
6 4 (0.56%) Internet
6 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.56%) VPN
7 3 (0.42%) BGP
7 3 (0.42%) Broadband
7 3 (0.42%) IPv6
7 3 (0.42%) OSPF
7 3 (0.42%) Skype
7 3 (0.42%) VRRP
7 3 (0.42%) Wireless
8 2 (0.28%) DHCP
8 2 (0.28%) Intranet
8 2 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (1.39%) Big Data
4 10 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.11%) Oracle Database
6 5 (0.69%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.69%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.56%) DB2
7 4 (0.56%) MS Access
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.28%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.28%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.28%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 50 (6.94%) JIRA
2 32 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (1.81%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 6 (0.83%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.69%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.69%) Eclipse RCP
6 5 (0.69%) Maven
7 4 (0.56%) Bundler
7 4 (0.56%) LSMW
7 4 (0.56%) Mercurial
7 4 (0.56%) Subversion
8 3 (0.42%) Selenium
8 3 (0.42%) YouTrack
9 2 (0.28%) NUnit
9 2 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.28%) Toad
9 2 (0.28%) Zephyr
10 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 157 (21.81%) Finance
2 91 (12.64%) Retail
3 83 (11.53%) Manufacturing
4 42 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.47%) Banking
6 23 (3.19%) Billing
7 22 (3.06%) Marketing
8 14 (1.94%) Legal
9 12 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.25%) Back Office
11 7 (0.97%) Military
12 6 (0.83%) Automotive
12 6 (0.83%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.56%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.42%) German Language
14 3 (0.42%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.42%) Publishing
15 2 (0.28%) Advertising
15 2 (0.28%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 108 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 104 (14.44%) Analyst
3 82 (11.39%) Consultant
4 79 (10.97%) Developer
5 68 (9.44%) SAP Consultant
6 63 (8.75%) Architect
7 59 (8.19%) Business Analyst
8 37 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (4.44%) SAP Manager
10 30 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
11 27 (3.75%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 24 (3.33%) Coordinator
12 24 (3.33%) Logistics Analyst
13 21 (2.92%) Logistics Manager
14 20 (2.78%) Test Analyst
15 19 (2.64%) Logistics Business Analyst
16 18 (2.50%) Administrator
17 17 (2.36%) IT Manager
17 17 (2.36%) SAP SD Consultant
18 16 (2.22%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.42%) Web Services
2 29 (4.03%) WCF
3 28 (3.89%) .NET
4 16 (2.22%) XML
5 11 (1.53%) HTML
6 10 (1.39%) CSS
6 10 (1.39%) Middleware
7 9 (1.25%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.25%) WPF
8 8 (1.11%) EDI
8 8 (1.11%) RESTful
9 7 (0.97%) .NET Framework
9 7 (0.97%) COM
9 7 (0.97%) jQuery
10 6 (0.83%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.83%) IBM Integration Bus
10 6 (0.83%) JSON
11 5 (0.69%) Entity Framework
11 5 (0.69%) JavaFX
11 5 (0.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.19%) Management Information System
3 22 (3.06%) FMCG
4 19 (2.64%) Data Centre
5 11 (1.53%) Public Cloud
6 10 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (1.39%) Life Science
7 9 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 7 (0.97%) User Experience
9 6 (0.83%) e-Learning
9 6 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.69%) Learning Management System
10 5 (0.69%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.69%) Robotics
10 5 (0.69%) Social Media
11 4 (0.56%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (0.56%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.42%) Minimum Viable Product
12 3 (0.42%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.33%) Windows
2 17 (2.36%) Linux
3 11 (1.53%) Unix
4 7 (0.97%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.69%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.69%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.28%) Android
8 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.14%) CentOS
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.14%) OS/2
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (16.39%) Project Management
2 115 (15.97%) ERP
3 105 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 83 (11.53%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (7.64%) Migration
6 53 (7.36%) CRM
7 50 (6.94%) PRINCE2
8 49 (6.81%) Change Management
9 48 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
11 44 (6.11%) E-Commerce
12 39 (5.42%) Scrum
12 39 (5.42%) TDD
13 29 (4.03%) Data Migration
14 28 (3.89%) ITIL
15 27 (3.75%) B2B
15 27 (3.75%) Integration Testing
16 25 (3.47%) Coaching
16 25 (3.47%) Line Management
17 23 (3.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 44 (6.11%) SQL
2 40 (5.56%) C#
3 35 (4.86%) ABAP
4 26 (3.61%) Java
5 18 (2.50%) C
6 14 (1.94%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.11%) Delphi
8 5 (0.69%) Ruby
8 5 (0.69%) VBA
9 2 (0.28%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.28%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.28%) Python
9 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.14%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.14%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.14%) R
10 1 (0.14%) Scala
10 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.14%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 88 (12.22%) Security Cleared
2 77 (10.69%) SC Cleared
3 58 (8.06%) Degree
4 16 (2.22%) PMP
5 14 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 9 (1.25%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.11%) ISEB
9 7 (0.97%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.56%) CCNA
11 4 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.42%) HNC
12 3 (0.42%) HND
12 3 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.42%) JNCIA
12 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.42%) RHCT
13 2 (0.28%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.28%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.33%) QA
2 22 (3.06%) PMO
3 13 (1.81%) SLA
4 5 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.69%) TickIT
5 4 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.42%) GMP
7 2 (0.28%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.28%) GDPR
7 2 (0.28%) P3O
8 1 (0.14%) COSHH
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) Docker
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.14%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.14%) Ansible
2 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.14%) FlexNet
2 1 (0.14%) MOM
2 1 (0.14%) Netcool
2 1 (0.14%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.14%) SCCM
2 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 188 (26.11%) SAP
2 115 (15.97%) Microsoft
3 32 (4.44%) Oracle
4 20 (2.78%) HP
5 17 (2.36%) IBM
6 10 (1.39%) Talend
7 8 (1.11%) Borland
7 8 (1.11%) Embarcadero
8 7 (0.97%) Adobe
8 7 (0.97%) Tableau
9 6 (0.83%) Cisco
9 6 (0.83%) Citrix
9 6 (0.83%) Cognos
9 6 (0.83%) Teradata
10 4 (0.56%) Ericsson
10 4 (0.56%) hybris
10 4 (0.56%) Remedy
10 4 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.56%) VMware
11 3 (0.42%) ATG
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