Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Logistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Logistics over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 218 226
Rank change year-on-year -54 +8 +12
Contract jobs citing Logistics 108 142 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.91% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.10% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 75 88
South East median daily rate £425 £411 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.41% -3.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £191 £313
90th Percentile £538 £575 £611
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 28
South East median hourly rate £28.25 £21.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.52% -53.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.60 £11.25
90th Percentile £42.75 £28.75 £51.83
England median hourly rate £18.40 £24.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year -23.72% -35.67% +117.39%

Logistics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,160 12,903 14,863
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.33% 82.96% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,320 7,479 9,073
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £260 £250
90th Percentile £588 £566 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 518 583
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £22.52 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.53% -18.11% +27.43%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.25 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.27
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.43% +10.81%

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Logistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Logistics in the South East

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in the South East

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in the South East over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in the South East

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in the South East

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in the South East over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Logistics in the South East

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -13 73 £425 +4.42% 27
Berkshire +9 42 £450 +13.92% 14
Buckinghamshire -11 32 £425 +2.72% 3
Hampshire -28 13 £538 +37.82% 9
Surrey -40 12 £478 +11.05% 5
Kent +6 5 - - 6
West Sussex -8 3 £345 -32.68% 3
Middlesex -3 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire -12 1 £375 +114.29% 10
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Logistics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 29 (26.85%) SAP
2 27 (25.00%) Finance
3 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
4 23 (21.30%) Retail
5 22 (20.37%) Project Management
6 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
6 19 (17.59%) Security Cleared
7 18 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (13.89%) Migration
10 14 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (11.11%) Data Migration
11 12 (11.11%) QA
12 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (9.26%) CRM
13 10 (9.26%) Windows
13 10 (9.26%) ERP
13 10 (9.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (8.33%) Data Analysis
14 9 (8.33%) MS Visio
14 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2
14 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
15 8 (7.41%) C#
15 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
15 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
15 8 (7.41%) Manufacturing
15 8 (7.41%) Validation

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.63%) CMS
2 5 (4.63%) IIS
3 3 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (9.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (8.33%) MS Visio
4 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (4.63%) SAP PS
3 4 (3.70%) SAP CO
3 4 (3.70%) SAP ERP
3 4 (3.70%) SAP FI
3 4 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.85%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.93%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.93%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.93%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.93%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.93%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Office 365
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) ATM
1 4 (3.70%) Internet
2 3 (2.78%) SMS
3 1 (0.93%) Skype
3 1 (0.93%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (4.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.63%) SAP Data Services
2 5 (4.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.70%) Power BI
4 3 (2.78%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.85%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) LSMW
2 3 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 27 (25.00%) Finance
2 23 (21.30%) Retail
3 8 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.48%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.56%) Billing
6 4 (3.70%) Banking
6 4 (3.70%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.78%) Marketing
8 2 (1.85%) Back Office
8 2 (1.85%) Legal
9 1 (0.93%) French Language
9 1 (0.93%) German Language
9 1 (0.93%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.93%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.93%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (20.37%) Analyst
1 22 (20.37%) Project Manager
2 16 (14.81%) Consultant
3 11 (10.19%) Business Analyst
3 11 (10.19%) SAP Consultant
4 10 (9.26%) Developer
5 6 (5.56%) Architect
5 6 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 6 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (4.63%) Functional Consultant
6 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (4.63%) Lead Business Analyst
6 5 (4.63%) Logistics Manager
6 5 (4.63%) Logistics Project Manager
7 4 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.70%) Migration Consultant
7 4 (3.70%) SAP Migration Consultant
7 4 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (3.70%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) jQuery
2 5 (4.63%) .NET
2 5 (4.63%) .NET Framework
2 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.63%) BAPI
2 5 (4.63%) CSS
2 5 (4.63%) HTML
3 4 (3.70%) J2EE
3 4 (3.70%) XML
4 3 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.78%) CSS3
4 3 (2.78%) Entity Framework
4 3 (2.78%) HTML5
4 3 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.85%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.85%) XSLT
6 1 (0.93%) SOAP
6 1 (0.93%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.85%) FMCG
3 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.93%) EPoS
4 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.26%) Windows
2 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) Project Management
2 18 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (13.89%) Migration
5 14 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 10 (9.26%) CRM
7 10 (9.26%) ERP
8 9 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 9 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
9 8 (7.41%) Project Planning
9 8 (7.41%) Validation
10 7 (6.48%) Analytics
10 7 (6.48%) Business Process Analysis
10 7 (6.48%) Change Management
10 7 (6.48%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (6.48%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (7.41%) C#
3 7 (6.48%) SQL
4 6 (5.56%) Java
5 4 (3.70%) ABAP
6 3 (2.78%) R
7 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.93%) Python
7 1 (0.93%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
1 19 (17.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.56%) Degree
3 4 (3.70%) APMP
3 4 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.70%) PMP
4 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.85%) CIPD
5 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.93%) ISEB
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (4.63%) PMO
3 4 (3.70%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) SCCM
2 3 (2.78%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.93%) Ansible
3 1 (0.93%) QRadar
3 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (26.85%) SAP
2 26 (24.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle
4 3 (2.78%) HP
4 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.85%) Ariba
5 2 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.93%) Cylance
6 1 (0.93%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.93%) Northgate
6 1 (0.93%) Symantec
6 1 (0.93%) Zscaler