Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 257 258 236
Rank change year-on-year +1 -22 +9
Contract jobs citing Logistics 124 123 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.78% 0.74% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.88% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 76 64
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.54% -1.52%
10th Percentile £209 £304 £163
90th Percentile £650 £505 £588
England median daily rate £425 £425 £411
% change year-on-year - +3.34% -0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 14
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +143.06% -14.29% +4.92%
10th Percentile £21.19 £16.60 £10.41
90th Percentile £77.13 £25.40 £43.38
England median hourly rate £33.25 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +44.57% +9.52% +2.44%

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 13,879 13,996 12,886
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.84% 84.45% 83.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,304 8,458 7,697
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £596 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 427 539
South East median hourly rate £26.95 £24.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.21% +6.76% -20.35%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.06
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.25 £49.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.26 £23.75
% change year-on-year +1.04% -2.07% +5.56%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -4 61 £411 +2.81% 44
Berkshire +10 44 £388 -3.13% 17
Surrey +1 34 £469 +2.46% 6
Hampshire -12 20 £465 +6.29% 10
Buckinghamshire -13 9 £469 +17.19% 11
Oxfordshire +25 8 £400 -5.88% 16
West Sussex -13 2 £500 +6.67% 1
Middlesex +13 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 40 (32.26%) SAP
2 34 (27.42%) Finance
3 32 (25.81%) Project Management
4 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
5 17 (13.71%) Manufacturing
6 16 (12.90%) ERP
7 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Excel
8 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
9 12 (9.68%) PMO
10 11 (8.87%) Migration
10 11 (8.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
11 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (7.26%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (7.26%) Change Management
12 9 (7.26%) Retail
12 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Project
12 9 (7.26%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (6.45%) Data Migration
13 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
13 8 (6.45%) SharePoint
13 8 (6.45%) SAP MM
14 7 (5.65%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (5.65%) CRM
14 7 (5.65%) SQL
14 7 (5.65%) Degree
14 7 (5.65%) SAP ERP

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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) Apache
2 1 (0.81%) IBM Transformation Extender
2 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (12.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (8.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (6.45%) SAP MM
3 7 (5.65%) SAP ERP
3 7 (5.65%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (3.23%) Sage X3
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.61%) SAP PP
5 2 (1.61%) SAP SCM
5 2 (1.61%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.81%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.81%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.81%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.42%) Azure Functions
2 3 (2.42%) SaaS
2 3 (2.42%) Serverless
3 2 (1.61%) GitHub
4 1 (0.81%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (2.42%) Intranet
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
1 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.81%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (0.81%) Power BI
2 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.81%) LSMW
2 1 (0.81%) Maven
2 1 (0.81%) Subversion
2 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (27.42%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Manufacturing
3 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 9 (7.26%) Retail
5 7 (5.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (3.23%) Marketing
7 3 (2.42%) Legal
8 2 (1.61%) Advertising
8 2 (1.61%) Billing
8 2 (1.61%) Military
8 2 (1.61%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.81%) Automotive
9 1 (0.81%) French Language
9 1 (0.81%) German Language
9 1 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 24 (19.35%) Project Manager
2 15 (12.10%) Coordinator
3 13 (10.48%) Analyst
3 13 (10.48%) Consultant
3 13 (10.48%) SAP Manager
4 12 (9.68%) SAP Project Manager
5 9 (7.26%) Logistics Manager
6 7 (5.65%) Architect
6 7 (5.65%) Project Coordinator
6 7 (5.65%) SAP Consultant
7 6 (4.84%) Developer
7 6 (4.84%) Logistics Project Manager
7 6 (4.84%) SAP Logistics Project Manager
7 6 (4.84%) Supply Chain Manager
8 5 (4.03%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.03%) Training Coordinator
9 4 (3.23%) Logistics Coordinator
9 4 (3.23%) Project Manager - SAP S/4HANA
9 4 (3.23%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
9 4 (3.23%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) CSS
1 4 (3.23%) EDI
2 2 (1.61%) .NET
2 2 (1.61%) jQuery
2 2 (1.61%) SAP TM
2 2 (1.61%) WCF
2 2 (1.61%) Web Services
2 2 (1.61%) XML
3 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.81%) EDIFACT
3 1 (0.81%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.81%) JDBC
3 1 (0.81%) JSON
3 1 (0.81%) Middleware
3 1 (0.81%) SAML
3 1 (0.81%) Spring
3 1 (0.81%) Spring MVC
3 1 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.23%) User Experience
3 3 (2.42%) FMCG
4 2 (1.61%) Handset
4 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.61%) PMI
4 2 (1.61%) RIA
4 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.61%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) PKI
5 1 (0.81%) Robotics
5 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.42%) Windows
2 2 (1.61%) Android
2 2 (1.61%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.81%) Project Management
2 16 (12.90%) ERP
3 13 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 12 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (8.87%) Migration
6 9 (7.26%) Change Management
6 9 (7.26%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (6.45%) Data Migration
8 7 (5.65%) CRM
9 6 (4.84%) Document Management
10 5 (4.03%) DevOps
10 5 (4.03%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (4.03%) Order to Cash
10 5 (4.03%) Project Planning
11 4 (3.23%) Change Control
11 4 (3.23%) Decision-Making
11 4 (3.23%) SDLC
11 4 (3.23%) Test Scripting
11 4 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.65%) SQL
2 3 (2.42%) ABAP
3 2 (1.61%) C#
3 2 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.81%) C
4 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.65%) Degree
3 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) APMP
4 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) ISEB
4 2 (1.61%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.61%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) PMO
2 4 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.81%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (32.26%) SAP
2 29 (23.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.03%) Oracle
4 4 (3.23%) Sage
5 3 (2.42%) HP
5 3 (2.42%) JDA
5 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.61%) Samsung
6 2 (1.61%) Xerox
7 1 (0.81%) Ariba
7 1 (0.81%) Concur
7 1 (0.81%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.81%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.81%) SEEBURGER
7 1 (0.81%) Splunk
7 1 (0.81%) Talend
7 1 (0.81%) Workday