The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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
North West / Merseyside
Rank 31 39 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.49% 0.30% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 0.37% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £400 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 - £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 271 273 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 84.42% 80.77% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 182 123
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £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 Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Merseyside

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in Merseyside over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in Merseyside

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in Merseyside

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool +9 7 £400 -
Logistics
North West

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) WFM
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (12.50%) OBIEE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Architect
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Microservices
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Personalization
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Teradata