Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 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
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 309 346
Rank change year-on-year -46 +37 -25
Contract jobs citing Logistics 619 710 672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.67% 0.79% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.93% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 435 402
England median daily rate £425 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - -
10th Percentile £298 £225 £226
90th Percentile £588 £552 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 38
England median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% -24.77%
10th Percentile £12.60 £8.65 £9.43
90th Percentile £44.75 £43.38 £49.20
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% -6.82%

Logistics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78,144 76,040 80,572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.59% 84.08% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,821 50,742 53,006
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £293 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £614 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,788 2,055 2,462
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.42 £23.35
% change year-on-year -3.77% +4.58% +16.75%

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -45 235 £450 +9.09% 89
Midlands -2 127 £450 +12.50% 66
South East -22 123 £400 -3.03% 57
East Midlands -4 62 £500 +25.00% 27
North of England +7 59 £438 +9.38% 59
West Midlands +1 56 £400 +3.23% 39
South West +16 29 £400 - 15
North West -11 29 £513 +26.15% 39
Yorkshire +11 27 £425 +13.33% 18
East of England -36 22 £418 -18.54% 27
North East +48 3 £370 -17.78% 2
Logistics
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 166 (26.82%) SAP
2 136 (21.97%) Finance
3 101 (16.32%) Retail
4 93 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 92 (14.86%) ERP
5 92 (14.86%) Microsoft
6 84 (13.57%) Project Management
7 71 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (10.66%) Security Cleared
9 61 (9.85%) Manufacturing
10 56 (9.05%) Dynamics AX
11 55 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
12 54 (8.72%) SC Cleared
13 53 (8.56%) Migration
14 48 (7.75%) Oracle
15 45 (7.27%) Degree
16 44 (7.11%) E-Commerce
17 42 (6.79%) SQL
17 42 (6.79%) Data Migration
18 37 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
19 36 (5.82%) SAP MM
20 35 (5.65%) Waterfall
20 35 (5.65%) ITIL
21 34 (5.49%) Supply Chain Management
22 33 (5.33%) PRINCE2
22 33 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
23 32 (5.17%) QA
24 31 (5.01%) ABAP
24 31 (5.01%) Windows
24 31 (5.01%) CRM

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 11 (1.78%) Apache Spark
2 9 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.29%) CMS
4 4 (0.65%) SAP Portal
4 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.32%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.32%) Documentum
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.32%) SAS
6 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.16%) Confluence
6 1 (0.16%) Drupal
6 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (3.72%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (2.42%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (2.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.32%) SPSS
6 2 (0.32%) Stata
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (9.05%) Dynamics AX
2 36 (5.82%) SAP MM
3 26 (4.20%) SAP SD
4 18 (2.91%) SAP FI
5 14 (2.26%) SAP CO
5 14 (2.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (2.10%) SAP ERP
6 13 (2.10%) SAP S/4HANA
7 8 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (1.29%) SAP EWM
7 8 (1.29%) SAP WM
8 7 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (1.13%) SAP PM
8 7 (1.13%) SAP PP
8 7 (1.13%) SAP PS
9 6 (0.97%) Oracle Retail
9 6 (0.97%) SAP SCM
10 5 (0.81%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.81%) SAP Retail
10 5 (0.81%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.68%) Dynamics 365
2 20 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.97%) Office 365
6 3 (0.48%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.16%) Boomi
7 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) SaaS
7 1 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.36%) SMS
2 10 (1.62%) Wireless
3 8 (1.29%) WAN
4 7 (1.13%) LAN
5 6 (0.97%) ATM
5 6 (0.97%) Internet
5 6 (0.97%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.65%) Firewall
6 4 (0.65%) Intranet
7 2 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.32%) DAB
7 2 (0.32%) Junos
7 2 (0.32%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.32%) Modbus
7 2 (0.32%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) DHCP
8 1 (0.16%) OSPF
8 1 (0.16%) Skype
8 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.94%) Relational Database
3 10 (1.62%) Big Data
4 9 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (0.97%) Hadoop
6 6 (0.97%) Power BI
6 6 (0.97%) SAP BW
7 5 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (0.81%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.65%) MySQL
8 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.48%) DataStage
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.32%) DB2
10 2 (0.32%) GIS
10 2 (0.32%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 17 (2.75%) LSMW
2 16 (2.58%) JIRA
3 11 (1.78%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.81%) JMeter
4 5 (0.81%) LoadRunner
5 4 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.65%) Selenium
5 4 (0.65%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.32%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.32%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.32%) Subversion
6 2 (0.32%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.16%) Appium
7 1 (0.16%) ERwin
7 1 (0.16%) Maven
7 1 (0.16%) MSI
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.16%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.16%) YouTrack
General
1 136 (21.97%) Finance
2 101 (16.32%) Retail
3 61 (9.85%) Manufacturing
4 18 (2.91%) Marketing
5 16 (2.58%) Banking
6 13 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.62%) Aerospace
8 9 (1.45%) Billing
8 9 (1.45%) Legal
9 8 (1.29%) Advertising
10 6 (0.97%) Automotive
10 6 (0.97%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.97%) Front Office
10 6 (0.97%) German Language
10 6 (0.97%) Telecoms
11 5 (0.81%) Electronics
12 4 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.65%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.48%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.48%) Military
Job Titles
1 137 (22.13%) Consultant
2 106 (17.12%) Analyst
3 87 (14.05%) Project Manager
4 73 (11.79%) SAP Consultant
5 63 (10.18%) Business Analyst
6 52 (8.40%) Architect
7 40 (6.46%) Developer
8 36 (5.82%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 34 (5.49%) IT Manager
10 27 (4.36%) Logistics Consultant
11 26 (4.20%) Functional Consultant
11 26 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
12 23 (3.72%) IT Project Manager
13 22 (3.55%) SAP MM Consultant
14 20 (3.23%) Logistics Manager
15 19 (3.07%) SAP Architect
16 18 (2.91%) Supply Chain Manager
17 15 (2.42%) SAP SD Consultant
17 15 (2.42%) Senior Manager
17 15 (2.42%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.85%) .NET
2 16 (2.58%) .NET Framework
3 13 (2.10%) CSS
4 12 (1.94%) AngularJS
5 11 (1.78%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.45%) HTML
6 9 (1.45%) Web Services
7 8 (1.29%) CSS3
7 8 (1.29%) HTML5
7 8 (1.29%) jQuery
7 8 (1.29%) XML
8 7 (1.13%) Entity Framework
8 7 (1.13%) Hibernate
9 6 (0.97%) EDI
9 6 (0.97%) LINQ
9 6 (0.97%) Middleware
10 5 (0.81%) BAPI
10 5 (0.81%) J2EE
10 5 (0.81%) Kafka
10 5 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.52%) FMCG
3 19 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.10%) User Experience
6 8 (1.29%) Social Media
6 8 (1.29%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.13%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.81%) EPoS
8 5 (0.81%) NHS
8 5 (0.81%) PMI
8 5 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (0.65%) Derivative
9 4 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.65%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.48%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.48%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.48%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.48%) Freedom of Information
10 3 (0.48%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.01%) Windows
2 12 (1.94%) Windows Server
3 10 (1.62%) Linux
4 7 (1.13%) Windows 10
4 7 (1.13%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.81%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.48%) Android
7 3 (0.48%) Unix
7 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 92 (14.86%) ERP
3 84 (13.57%) Project Management
4 71 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (8.56%) Migration
6 44 (7.11%) E-Commerce
7 42 (6.79%) Data Migration
8 37 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
9 35 (5.65%) ITIL
9 35 (5.65%) Waterfall
10 34 (5.49%) Supply Chain Management
11 33 (5.33%) PRINCE2
11 33 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (5.01%) CRM
13 29 (4.68%) Business Analysis
14 26 (4.20%) Project Planning
15 24 (3.88%) Change Management
16 21 (3.39%) Analytics
16 21 (3.39%) Integration Testing
16 21 (3.39%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (6.79%) SQL
2 31 (5.01%) ABAP
3 28 (4.52%) C#
4 17 (2.75%) Java
5 16 (2.58%) JavaScript
6 12 (1.94%) Scala
7 11 (1.78%) Python
8 9 (1.45%) C
8 9 (1.45%) R
9 3 (0.48%) C++
10 2 (0.32%) Groovy
10 2 (0.32%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.32%) Ruby
10 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.32%) VBA
10 2 (0.32%) X++
11 1 (0.16%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.16%) VB6
11 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 66 (10.66%) Security Cleared
2 54 (8.72%) SC Cleared
3 45 (7.27%) Degree
4 18 (2.91%) PMP
5 13 (2.10%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.10%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (1.45%) APMP
9 7 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.65%) CIPD
10 4 (0.65%) NVQ Level 3
11 3 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.48%) ISEB
11 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.32%) CCNA
12 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.32%) CWNA
12 2 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.17%) QA
2 22 (3.55%) PMO
3 13 (2.10%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.45%) GDPR
5 8 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (1.13%) SLA
7 6 (0.97%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.48%) COBIT
9 3 (0.48%) GMP
10 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (0.97%) SCCM
2 3 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.32%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.16%) Ansible
4 1 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 166 (26.82%) SAP
2 92 (14.86%) Microsoft
3 48 (7.75%) Oracle
4 17 (2.75%) HP
5 15 (2.42%) Google
6 11 (1.78%) RedPrairie
7 8 (1.29%) JDA
7 8 (1.29%) Teradata
8 7 (1.13%) IBM
8 7 (1.13%) JD Edwards
8 7 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.97%) Ariba
9 6 (0.97%) Tableau
9 6 (0.97%) VMware
10 5 (0.81%) Cisco
11 4 (0.65%) Red Hat
11 4 (0.65%) Retek
12 3 (0.48%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.48%) PeopleSoft
12 3 (0.48%) TIBCO