Period
to 22 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 254 241 225
Rank change year-on-year -13 -16 +2
Contract jobs citing Logistics 116 144 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 0.85% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.98% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 78 79
South East median daily rate £394 £519 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.10% +25.76% -5.17%
10th Percentile £210 £216 £206
90th Percentile £500 £638 £600
England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 12
South East median hourly rate £22.93 £40.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.68% +86.05% +2.38%
10th Percentile £14.22 £10.25 £9.99
90th Percentile £30.45 £43.55 £28.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -52.86% +40.00% +19.05%

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 12,980 14,629 13,620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.31% 85.96% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,725 8,710 7,934
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +4.19% +4.38%
10th Percentile £275 £280 £261
90th Percentile £606 £588 £560
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 518 523
South East median hourly rate £31.35 £25.00 £19.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.37% +27.17% -15.89%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.17 £11.65
90th Percentile £60.00 £51.63 £50.25
England median hourly rate £25.12 £22.50 £24.47
% change year-on-year +11.64% -8.04% +4.12%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 -1 62 £375 -28.57% 38
Berkshire -23 48 £361 -31.19% 19
Surrey +37 21 £352 -28.16% 8
Hampshire -4 19 £450 -17.43% 17
Buckinghamshire +17 10 £425 -19.05% 10
Oxfordshire +22 4 £363 -50.00% 9
West Sussex +19 3 £350 -17.16% 3
Kent -8 2 - - 3
East Sussex - 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 35 (30.17%) Finance
2 31 (26.72%) Project Management
3 28 (24.14%) SAP
4 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
5 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.93%) Retail
7 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (12.07%) SAP S/4HANA
8 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (10.34%) Migration
9 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
9 12 (10.34%) ERP
9 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (9.48%) Manufacturing
10 11 (9.48%) Degree
10 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
11 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
11 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
11 10 (8.62%) PRINCE2
12 9 (7.76%) Waterfall
13 8 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
13 8 (6.90%) Marketing
13 8 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 8 (6.90%) Windows
13 8 (6.90%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
13 8 (6.90%) Workflow
14 7 (6.03%) Data Modelling

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 3 (2.59%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.72%) Confluence
3 1 (0.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (12.07%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (4.31%) SAP ERP
2 5 (4.31%) SAP MDG
3 3 (2.59%) SAP HCM
3 3 (2.59%) SAP HR
3 3 (2.59%) SAP IBP
3 3 (2.59%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (1.72%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.72%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.72%) SAP CS
4 2 (1.72%) SAP EWM
4 2 (1.72%) SAP FI
4 2 (1.72%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.86%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.86%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.86%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.86%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Boomi
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.59%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.86%) IaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (3.45%) LAN
3 3 (2.59%) 2G
3 3 (2.59%) 3G
3 3 (2.59%) 4G
3 3 (2.59%) Intranet
4 1 (0.86%) Broadband
4 1 (0.86%) DOCSIS
4 1 (0.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle Smart View
1 2 (1.72%) SAP BW
1 2 (1.72%) SAP HANA
1 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) JIRA
2 2 (1.72%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.72%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (30.17%) Finance
2 15 (12.93%) Retail
3 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 11 (9.48%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.90%) Marketing
6 4 (3.45%) German Language
7 3 (2.59%) Billing
7 3 (2.59%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.86%) Banking
9 1 (0.86%) Electronics
9 1 (0.86%) French Language
9 1 (0.86%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.86%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (23.28%) Analyst
2 21 (18.10%) Project Manager
3 16 (13.79%) Business Analyst
3 16 (13.79%) Consultant
4 15 (12.93%) Coordinator
5 11 (9.48%) SAP Consultant
6 9 (7.76%) Logistics Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Logistics Business Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Logistics Manager
7 7 (6.03%) Project Coordinator
8 6 (5.17%) Architect
8 6 (5.17%) Logistics Coordinator
8 6 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.31%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.31%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (4.31%) SAP Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Development Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Functional Consultant
10 4 (3.45%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 4 (3.45%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.45%) REST
1 4 (3.45%) SAP ALE
2 3 (2.59%) SOAP
3 2 (1.72%) .NET
3 2 (1.72%) Web Services
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (0.86%) CSS
4 1 (0.86%) EDI
4 1 (0.86%) jQuery
4 1 (0.86%) JSON
4 1 (0.86%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.86%) Swagger
4 1 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.03%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.31%) Replication
4 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.59%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.72%) FMCG
7 1 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.86%) Handset
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.86%) Photography
7 1 (0.86%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.86%) Social Media
7 1 (0.86%) Tandem
7 1 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.86%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Windows
2 7 (6.03%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.72%) Project Management
2 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (10.34%) ERP
4 12 (10.34%) Migration
5 11 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (8.62%) Computer Science
6 10 (8.62%) PRINCE2
7 9 (7.76%) Waterfall
8 8 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 8 (6.90%) Workflow
9 7 (6.03%) Data Migration
9 7 (6.03%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.03%) Decision-Making
10 6 (5.17%) Analytics
10 6 (5.17%) Change Control
11 5 (4.31%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.31%) Matrix Organization
11 5 (4.31%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.31%) C#
1 5 (4.31%) SQL
2 4 (3.45%) Java
3 3 (2.59%) ABAP
4 2 (1.72%) Groovy
4 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.86%) Perl
5 1 (0.86%) PHP
5 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.86%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Degree
1 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.03%) HNC
3 7 (6.03%) HND
4 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.59%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.72%) ACCA
6 2 (1.72%) CIMA
6 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.86%) APMP
7 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.86%) ISEB
7 1 (0.86%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) PMO
3 2 (1.72%) QA
4 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (24.14%) SAP
2 22 (18.97%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.59%) Dell
3 3 (2.59%) Huawei
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle
3 3 (2.59%) Splunk
4 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.72%) BMC
4 2 (1.72%) hybris
4 2 (1.72%) JDA
4 2 (1.72%) Kronos
4 2 (1.72%) RedPrairie
4 2 (1.72%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.86%) Epicor
5 1 (0.86%) HP
5 1 (0.86%) Infor
5 1 (0.86%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.86%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.86%) Remedy
5 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com