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 3 months to 25 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
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 135 118
Rank change year-on-year +33 -17  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 33 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.14% 0.72% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.88% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 18
Median daily rate £438 £325 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.61% -9.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £305 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £499 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £23.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.24 £21.00 £17.24
% change year-on-year +15.42% +21.82%  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2349 3084 2925
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 81.00% 82.20% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1388 1942 1710
Median daily rate £410 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +9.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 77 125
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.25 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.75% -12.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £54.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Merseyside - 10 £438 - 2
Cheshire +32 9 £425 +39.34% 4
Lancashire +7 7 £460 +41.53%
Manchester +6 4 £410 -3.52% 10
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 20 (35.09%) Project Management
2 16 (28.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (22.81%) SAP
4 12 (21.05%) Change Management
5 11 (19.30%) Finance
6 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
7 8 (14.04%) Retail
7 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
7 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
8 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.28%) Unix
8 7 (12.28%) Migration
8 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.53%) .NET
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle
9 6 (10.53%) Mainframe
9 6 (10.53%) Data Centre Operations
10 5 (8.77%) Transition Management
10 5 (8.77%) Life Science
10 5 (8.77%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
10 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
10 5 (8.77%) Ericsson
10 5 (8.77%) C#
10 5 (8.77%) SQL
10 5 (8.77%) ERP
10 5 (8.77%) Back Office
10 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
10 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.77%) SAP Oil and Gas

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 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (7.02%) SAP CO
2 4 (7.02%) SAP FI
2 4 (7.02%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.51%) SAP MM
3 2 (3.51%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MS Access
3 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (3.51%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.75%) Selenium
1 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (14.04%) Retail
4 5 (8.77%) Back Office
4 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
5 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Change Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Access Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Coordinator
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Migration Manager
5 4 (7.02%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Database Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (5.26%) SAP Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Business Process Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Integration Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Systems Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 4 (7.02%) IDoc
3 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
3 3 (5.26%) WinForms
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (1.75%) Middleware
5 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.75%) SOAP
5 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 5 (8.77%) Life Science
4 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.26%) User Experience
6 2 (3.51%) EPoS
6 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.51%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Unix
2 3 (5.26%) OS/2
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Project Management
2 16 (28.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (21.05%) Change Management
4 7 (12.28%) Migration
4 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
5 6 (10.53%) Data Centre Operations
6 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) ERP
6 5 (8.77%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (8.77%) Transition Management
7 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Microservices
8 2 (3.51%) Open Source
8 2 (3.51%) System Testing
8 2 (3.51%) Test Scripting
8 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) C#
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) VBA
3 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.51%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.75%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) CCNA
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) ISO 9001
1 4 (7.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) SAP
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
4 5 (8.77%) Ericsson
5 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.26%) Teradata
7 2 (3.51%) IBM
7 2 (3.51%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.75%) Adobe
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco
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