The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 35 53
Rank change year-on-year -20 +18  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 2 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.51% 2.83% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 3.47% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 349 346 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 88.58% 81.60% 76.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 168 218
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £498 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 49 36
Median hourly rate £37.00 £19.00 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.73% -53.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £16.50 £27.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Essex

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Essex region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Skype
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (40.00%) PMP
3 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) B2C
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) PDM

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Application Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Subject Matter Expert
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) B2C
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) PDM
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (40.00%) PMP
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP