Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 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 > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 150 174
Rank change year-on-year -13 +24 +2
Contract jobs citing Logistics 38 74 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.66% 1.09% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 1.29% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 32
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.82%
10th Percentile £308 £288 £213
90th Percentile £575 £490 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
North West median hourly rate £23.00 - £12.50
England median hourly rate £24.00 £23.00 £16.79
% change year-on-year +4.35% +36.99% -27.00%

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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4662 5717 6933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.28% 83.84% 81.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2977 3683 4206
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £586 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 166 282
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%
10th Percentile £11.60 £12.13 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Logistics in the North West

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in the North West

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in the North West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in the North West

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in the North West

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Cheshire +5 12 £370 -7.50% 4
Manchester +12 11 £488 +14.71% 8
Merseyside +5 9 £438 +45.83% 2
Lancashire +5 3 £375 -6.25% 4
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) SAP
3 7 (18.42%) Project Management
4 6 (15.79%) ERP
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.79%) Retail
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle
5 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (10.53%) Ericsson
6 4 (10.53%) .NET
6 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (10.53%) Proactive Management
7 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (7.89%) SDLC
7 3 (7.89%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (7.89%) C#
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
7 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
7 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.89%) Change Management
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.89%) QA
7 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (5.26%) Web Development
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.26%) WFM

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.26%) SAP EWM
2 2 (5.26%) SAP MM
2 2 (5.26%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.63%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 1 (2.63%) SAP LE
3 1 (2.63%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.63%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Boomi
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) Network Security
1 1 (2.63%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Selenium
1 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) EPoS Manager
5 2 (5.26%) EPoS Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) SAP PP Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) SAP Support
5 2 (5.26%) SAP Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) EDI
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Project Management
2 6 (15.79%) ERP
3 4 (10.53%) Proactive Management
4 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) SDLC
4 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.26%) Data Management
5 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Project Governance
5 2 (5.26%) Scrum
5 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.26%) Web Development
5 2 (5.26%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C#
2 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) CCNA
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.63%) PMP
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) SAP
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Ericsson
5 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.26%) Cognos
6 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 2 (5.26%) Pegasus
7 1 (2.63%) Aruba
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) JDA
7 1 (2.63%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.63%) Sage
7 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.63%) Sophos
7 1 (2.63%) webMethods