Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 238 227
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +37
Contract jobs citing Logistics 143 139 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.84% 0.87% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.04% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 78 95
South East median daily rate £519 £412 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.99% -3.12% +13.33%
10th Percentile £216 £205 £247
90th Percentile £638 £600 £595
England median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 26
South East median hourly rate £40.25 £21.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.21% +2.38% +90.91%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.99 £17.50
90th Percentile £43.65 £28.75 £51.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% +8.70% +35.29%

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 14,490 13,384 15,452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.03% 83.44% 82.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,611 7,782 9,471
South East median daily rate £438 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.60% +4.56% +5.26%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £563 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 513 522 565
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £20.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.60% -15.79% +10.21%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.64 £11.77
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.25 £51.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.86 £23.75
% change year-on-year -9.49% +4.67% +13.10%

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 19 July 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 19 July 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 19 July 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 -5 77 £525 +27.12% 20
Berkshire +9 60 £525 +31.25% 12
Hampshire -7 34 £545 +46.31% 10
Surrey -28 13 £490 +9.50% 6
Buckinghamshire -2 12 £525 +26.51% 1
Oxfordshire -2 7 £725 +93.33% 7
Kent +11 6 - - 2
West Sussex +2 6 £423 +1.81% 1
Middlesex +4 1 - -
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 50 (34.97%) SAP
2 40 (27.97%) Finance
3 28 (19.58%) Project Management
3 28 (19.58%) Retail
4 22 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (14.69%) Manufacturing
6 18 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (12.59%) Security Cleared
7 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (11.89%) Microsoft
8 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2
8 16 (11.19%) Windows
8 16 (11.19%) SC Cleared
8 16 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
9 15 (10.49%) C#
9 15 (10.49%) SharePoint
9 15 (10.49%) Migration
9 15 (10.49%) Telecoms
10 14 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
10 14 (9.79%) Data Migration
10 14 (9.79%) SAP Implementation
11 13 (9.09%) SQL Server
11 13 (9.09%) ITIL
11 13 (9.09%) ERP
11 13 (9.09%) SAP S/4HANA
12 12 (8.39%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (8.39%) Relational Database
13 11 (7.69%) DevOps

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 15 (10.49%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.59%) IIS
3 6 (4.20%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (3.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.10%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.70%) MTS
Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (4.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (9.09%) SAP S/4HANA
2 11 (7.69%) SAP ERP
3 7 (4.90%) SAP PS
4 6 (4.20%) SAP MM
5 4 (2.80%) SAP WM
6 3 (2.10%) SAP EWM
7 2 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (1.40%) SAP BPC
7 2 (1.40%) SAP CO
7 2 (1.40%) SAP FI
7 2 (1.40%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (1.40%) SAP SCM
7 2 (1.40%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.99%) GitHub
2 10 (6.99%) SaaS
2 10 (6.99%) Serverless
3 5 (3.50%) Office 365
4 4 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.90%) Internet
2 4 (2.80%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.80%) VPN
3 3 (2.10%) RFID
4 1 (0.70%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.39%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.20%) Data Mining
3 6 (4.20%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.50%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.80%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (2.80%) SAP BW
6 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.40%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.40%) Power BI
7 2 (1.40%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.70%) DB2
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.99%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (4.20%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.80%) LSMW
5 2 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.70%) JIRA
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
General
1 40 (27.97%) Finance
2 28 (19.58%) Retail
3 21 (14.69%) Manufacturing
4 15 (10.49%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.59%) Billing
6 6 (4.20%) Military
7 4 (2.80%) Automotive
7 4 (2.80%) German Language
8 3 (2.10%) Marketing
8 3 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.40%) Back Office
9 2 (1.40%) Legal
10 1 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 20 (13.99%) Developer
2 18 (12.59%) Architect
2 18 (12.59%) Consultant
2 18 (12.59%) Project Manager
3 15 (10.49%) SAP Consultant
4 11 (7.69%) Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) Coordinator
6 8 (5.59%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.59%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (5.59%) IT Manager
6 8 (5.59%) Project Coordinator
7 7 (4.90%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.20%) SAP PS Consultant
9 5 (3.50%) Business Architect
9 5 (3.50%) Functional Consultant
9 5 (3.50%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.50%) SAP Manager
9 5 (3.50%) Scrum Master
9 5 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.99%) .NET
2 9 (6.29%) jQuery
3 8 (5.59%) .NET Framework
4 7 (4.90%) CSS
4 7 (4.90%) HTML
5 5 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (2.80%) BAPI
6 4 (2.80%) SAML
7 3 (2.10%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.10%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.10%) HTML5
7 3 (2.10%) Node.js
7 3 (2.10%) XML
8 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.40%) Flot
8 2 (1.40%) XSLT
9 1 (0.70%) Ajax
9 1 (0.70%) EDI
9 1 (0.70%) EDIFACT
9 1 (0.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.50%) Social Media
4 4 (2.80%) PKI
4 4 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.80%) User Experience
5 3 (2.10%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.10%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.10%) FMCG
5 3 (2.10%) Life Science
6 2 (1.40%) iSeries
7 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.70%) EPoS
7 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) PMI
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.19%) Windows
2 5 (3.50%) Linux
3 1 (0.70%) AIX
3 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.58%) Project Management
2 22 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (12.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2
5 15 (10.49%) Migration
6 14 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (9.79%) Data Migration
6 14 (9.79%) SAP Implementation
7 13 (9.09%) ERP
7 13 (9.09%) ITIL
8 12 (8.39%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (7.69%) Coaching
9 11 (7.69%) DevOps
10 10 (6.99%) Change Management
10 10 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (6.99%) Workflow
11 9 (6.29%) Data Cleansing
11 9 (6.29%) ETL
11 9 (6.29%) Procure-to-Pay
12 8 (5.59%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.49%) C#
2 14 (9.79%) JavaScript
3 10 (6.99%) SQL
4 4 (2.80%) ABAP
4 4 (2.80%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.40%) Java
7 1 (0.70%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.70%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.70%) C
7 1 (0.70%) COBOL
7 1 (0.70%) JCL
7 1 (0.70%) Python
7 1 (0.70%) R
7 1 (0.70%) SOQL
7 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (12.59%) Security Cleared
2 16 (11.19%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.80%) Degree
4 2 (1.40%) APMP
4 2 (1.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.40%) CIPD
4 2 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.99%) PMO
2 4 (2.80%) SLA
3 2 (1.40%) QA
3 2 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.80%) Docker
1 4 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.80%) Puppet
1 4 (2.80%) Single Sign-On
1 4 (2.80%) Terraform
2 1 (0.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 50 (34.97%) SAP
2 17 (11.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.20%) Oracle
3 6 (4.20%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.80%) Xerox
5 3 (2.10%) IBM
6 2 (1.40%) Ariba
7 1 (0.70%) Cylance
7 1 (0.70%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.70%) Google
7 1 (0.70%) JDA
7 1 (0.70%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) Splunk
7 1 (0.70%) Symantec
7 1 (0.70%) Zscaler