The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Logistics
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 58 71 70
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.75% 0.99% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 1.28% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Median daily rate £200 £575 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.21% +64.28%  
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 537 780 710
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 80.27% 77.30% 72.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 421 398
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 12
Median hourly rate £17.59 £50.33 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.04% +86.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.05 £18.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £55.65
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Reading

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in Reading

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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

1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Contract Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Dutch Language
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
3 1 (12.50%) WebEx
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Expense Management
3 1 (12.50%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Escalation Management
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) SLA

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Dutch Language
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (12.50%) Administrator
1 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
1 1 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Developer
1 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
1 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
1 1 (12.50%) Supply Chain Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
1 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Contract Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) Escalation Management
2 1 (12.50%) Expense Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) Invoice Processing
2 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle