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 22 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +12 +2  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.86% 1.14% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.41% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £625 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +53.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.48 £21.00 £15.98
% change year-on-year +11.80% +31.45%  

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 462 707 667
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.11% 80.25% 76.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 418 327
Median daily rate £444 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.93% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 36
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £23.95 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) OpenText
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Ariba
2 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (20.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Indirect Procurement
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (10.00%) Expense Management
3 1 (10.00%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (10.00%) WebEx
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management

Logistics
Co-occurring 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI-AP
1 2 (20.00%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) LTE
1 1 (10.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Executive Assistant
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) SAP P2P Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Support Assistant
2 1 (10.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Content Management
2 2 (20.00%) Indirect Procurement
2 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (10.00%) Expense Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Ariba
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) OpenText
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle