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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Logistics
England / North West
Rank 113 142 126
Rank change year-on-year +29 -16  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 24 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.94% 0.42% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.51% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 13
Median daily rate £419 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.84% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £518 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £413
% change year-on-year +7.59% -4.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £46.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year -35.48% +112.32%  

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 2110 3146 2752
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 82.42% 82.42% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1335 1901 1508
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 126 127
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 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
Manchester +20 8 £450 +20.80% 6
Merseyside +7 8 £400 -
Cheshire +32 4 £450 -10.00% 1
Lancashire +20 1 - - 1
Logistics
England

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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

1 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (21.43%) SAP
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (14.29%) Order to Cash
4 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) SAP FI
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) ERP
5 4 (9.52%) Retail
5 4 (9.52%) SAP CO
6 3 (7.14%) PMO
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Teradata
6 3 (7.14%) C#
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence

Logistics
Top Related 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 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) SAP CO
1 4 (9.52%) SAP FI
1 4 (9.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.38%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.38%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.38%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.38%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.14%) MS Access
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Logistics Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Logistics Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Access Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Business Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Database Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (4.76%) WinForms
3 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.38%) Mason
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Life Science
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Unix
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.29%) Order to Cash
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
5 4 (9.52%) ERP
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
5 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (4.76%) System Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) C#
2 3 (7.14%) VBA
3 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.38%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.38%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
1 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) SAP
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) Teradata
5 1 (2.38%) Adobe
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
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