The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 41 72
Rank change year-on-year -16 +31  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 5 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.78% 2.86% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 3.64% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Median daily rate £325 £329 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +7.28% -3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.23 -
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 508 522 696
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 79.75% 78.61% 79.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 1057 1232
Median daily rate £425 £425 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £569 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 35 151
Median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.02% -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £15.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.75 £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 Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Logistics in Hertfordshire

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Hertfordshire

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in Hertfordshire

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in Hertfordshire

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford -5 3 £200 - 2
Welwyn Garden City +2 1 £575 +28.85%
Stevenage - 1 £400 -
Logistics
East of 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (15.38%) WFM
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.69%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Research
5 1 (7.69%) Degree

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Process Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Change Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
2 2 (15.38%) Process Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Business Development Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Data Management
2 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
2 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) WFM
2 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Research
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft