The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 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
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 19 25
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 7 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.58% 5.19% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 7.08% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £350 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +70.73%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 120 113 111
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 78.43% 73.38% 66.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 67 75
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.20 £13.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 Leicester

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Leicester

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in Leicester

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

1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
3 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (27.27%) LINQ
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) TickIT
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 2 (18.18%) Automotive
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (9.09%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Automotive
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Software Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 3 (27.27%) LINQ
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
1 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
1 3 (27.27%) High Availability
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
1 3 (27.27%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
1 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Asynchronous Programming
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) TickIT
2 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Siemens