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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Logistics
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 48 42 47
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 9 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.51% 2.48% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 3.26% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Median daily rate £450 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £345 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £503 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £7.96 £9.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.65%  
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 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 468 522 531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 78.26% 76.20% 76.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 277 275
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +133.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £9.16 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £475 -
Watford -4 2 £350 - 1
Stevenage - 2 £425 -
Logistics
East of England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (41.67%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Telepresence
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (8.33%) PMO
5 1 (8.33%) NServiceBus
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
5 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC

Logistics
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Change Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Project Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Management Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) Ajax
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) Kendo UI
1 1 (8.33%) MSMQ
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
2 1 (8.33%) RIA
2 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) WFM
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP