The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 131 128
Rank change year-on-year +26 -3  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 6 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.28% 0.76% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.89% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 6
Median daily rate £340 £235 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.68% -40.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £220 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £336 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1765 2473 2457
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.40% 85.42% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 1406 1266
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £247 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 56 68
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.72 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £40.00
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Scotland

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in Scotland

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in Scotland

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh +14 3 £445 +18.66% 1
Glasgow -1 2 £185 -15.90%
Logistics
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) FRx
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (14.29%) WebEx
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) Behavioural Change
2 1 (14.29%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) FRx
1 1 (14.29%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Power BI
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Change Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) ERP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Assistant
2 1 (14.29%) Training Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Behavioural Change
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Coaching
1 1 (14.29%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (14.29%) CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Presales
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) System Testing
1 1 (14.29%) User Stories
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SAP