Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Logistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Logistics over the 6 months to 23 November 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 134 100
Rank change year-on-year +19 -34 +4
Contract jobs citing Logistics 145 154 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.76% 1.58% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.91% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 101 94
Midlands median daily rate £444 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +5.88% +12.58%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £254
90th Percentile £550 £600 £688
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +30.43% -23.94%
10th Percentile £20.00 £16.85 £21.18
90th Percentile £46.40 £39.75 £36.93
England median hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £14.55
% change year-on-year - +58.08% -36.74%

Logistics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6824 8073 6631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 82.99% 82.62% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4344 4930 3923
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £232
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 213 260
Midlands median hourly rate £20.89 £17.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.90% -8.21% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £42.67
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Logistics in the Midlands

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in the Midlands

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in the Midlands

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in the Midlands

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Logistics in the Midlands

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands -1 76 £500 +17.65% 4
West Midlands +34 63 £388 -11.43% 19
Logistics
England

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

1 61 (42.07%) SAP
2 35 (24.14%) Security Cleared
3 31 (21.38%) Manufacturing
4 27 (18.62%) Migration
4 27 (18.62%) SC Cleared
4 27 (18.62%) Data Migration
5 26 (17.93%) Finance
5 26 (17.93%) Retail
6 20 (13.79%) ABAP
7 19 (13.10%) ERP
8 17 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (11.03%) Oracle
9 16 (11.03%) SAP MM
9 16 (11.03%) Project Management
10 14 (9.66%) SAP FI
10 14 (9.66%) C#
10 14 (9.66%) .NET
10 14 (9.66%) SAP FI/CO
10 14 (9.66%) SAP CO
11 13 (8.97%) Degree
12 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
12 12 (8.28%) Microsoft
12 12 (8.28%) Integration Testing
13 11 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (7.59%) LSMW
14 10 (6.90%) .NET Framework
14 10 (6.90%) Aerospace
14 10 (6.90%) Active Directory
14 10 (6.90%) Visual Studio
14 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.38%) Confluence
2 2 (1.38%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (11.03%) SAP MM
2 14 (9.66%) SAP CO
2 14 (9.66%) SAP FI
2 14 (9.66%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (4.14%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (2.76%) SAP PP
4 4 (2.76%) SAP SD
5 3 (2.07%) SAP ERP
5 3 (2.07%) SAP QM
6 2 (1.38%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (1.38%) SAP PM
6 2 (1.38%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.69%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.69%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.69%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.69%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.76%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) VPN
2 6 (4.14%) DHCP
2 6 (4.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.14%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (3.45%) Firewall
4 4 (2.76%) LAN
4 4 (2.76%) WAN
5 2 (1.38%) DAB
5 2 (1.38%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.38%) Modbus
5 2 (1.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.69%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (7.59%) LSMW
2 10 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.38%) JIRA
General
1 31 (21.38%) Manufacturing
2 26 (17.93%) Finance
2 26 (17.93%) Retail
3 10 (6.90%) Aerospace
4 6 (4.14%) Automotive
5 3 (2.07%) Legal
6 2 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.69%) Billing
7 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (21.38%) Consultant
2 28 (19.31%) Analyst
3 22 (15.17%) Project Manager
4 20 (13.79%) SAP Consultant
5 16 (11.03%) Business Analyst
6 11 (7.59%) Developer
7 10 (6.90%) Architect
7 10 (6.90%) SAP MM Consultant
7 10 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.83%) Project Analyst
8 7 (4.83%) SAP Architect
8 7 (4.83%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 7 (4.83%) Supply Chain Manager
9 6 (4.14%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Data Migration Lead
9 6 (4.14%) IT Analyst
9 6 (4.14%) SAP Data Migration Lead
9 6 (4.14%) Supply Chain Project Manager
10 5 (3.45%) Functional Consultant
10 5 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.66%) .NET
2 10 (6.90%) .NET Framework
3 7 (4.83%) LINQ
4 5 (3.45%) Web Services
5 4 (2.76%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.76%) Lambda Expressions
5 4 (2.76%) WCF
6 3 (2.07%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.07%) XML
7 2 (1.38%) Ajax
7 2 (1.38%) Angular 2
7 2 (1.38%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (1.38%) CSS
7 2 (1.38%) HTML
7 2 (1.38%) JMS
7 2 (1.38%) JSON
7 2 (1.38%) Middleware
7 2 (1.38%) Rendezvous
7 2 (1.38%) RESTful
7 2 (1.38%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.90%) FMCG
3 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.76%) NHS
4 4 (2.76%) PMI
5 2 (1.38%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.38%) User Experience
6 1 (0.69%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.69%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.21%) Windows
2 8 (5.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.38%) Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.62%) Data Migration
1 27 (18.62%) Migration
2 19 (13.10%) ERP
3 16 (11.03%) Project Management
4 12 (8.28%) Integration Testing
5 11 (7.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (6.21%) B2B
8 8 (5.52%) Time Management
9 7 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (4.83%) Project Planning
9 7 (4.83%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.14%) High Availability
10 6 (4.14%) Presales
10 6 (4.14%) Project Governance
11 5 (3.45%) Business Analysis
11 5 (3.45%) Coaching
11 5 (3.45%) Supply Chain Management
11 5 (3.45%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.79%) ABAP
2 14 (9.66%) C#
3 10 (6.90%) SQL
4 4 (2.76%) C
5 2 (1.38%) Java
5 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.69%) VB
6 1 (0.69%) VB6
6 1 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 27 (18.62%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.97%) Degree
4 4 (2.76%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.76%) PMP
5 3 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.38%) ISEB
6 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.45%) QA
2 4 (2.76%) GDPR
2 4 (2.76%) PMO
3 3 (2.07%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.38%) COBIT
5 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 61 (42.07%) SAP
2 16 (11.03%) Oracle
3 12 (8.28%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.83%) Cisco
5 4 (2.76%) Kaspersky
6 3 (2.07%) JDA
7 2 (1.38%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.38%) McAfee
7 2 (1.38%) RedPrairie
7 2 (1.38%) Siemens
7 2 (1.38%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.69%) Cognos
8 1 (0.69%) F5
8 1 (0.69%) Infor
8 1 (0.69%) Kaseya
8 1 (0.69%) Proofpoint
8 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com