The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 27 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.

Logistics
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 19 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 5.93% 4.35% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.77% 4.90% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £300 £130 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +130.76% -  
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 Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 102 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 55.08% 88.70% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 25
Median daily rate £338 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.16% +11.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Solihull

Logistics
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) WebTrends
4 2 (25.00%) Nokia
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Tealium
4 2 (25.00%) Behavioural Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Network Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) WF
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Customer Segmentation
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Line Management
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
5 1 (12.50%) Customer Identification
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) PMI

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Behavioural Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Customer Segmentation
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Line Management
3 2 (25.00%) Network Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Identification
4 1 (12.50%) Network Optimisation
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Nokia
1 2 (25.00%) Tealium