Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 225 236
Rank change year-on-year -26 +11 -3
Contract jobs citing Logistics 123 128 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.75% 0.83% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 1.01% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 67 75
South East median daily rate £400 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +0.61% -
10th Percentile £304 £163 £274
90th Percentile £505 £588 £595
England median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 26
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +4.92% -55.52%
10th Percentile £16.60 £10.41 £9.38
90th Percentile £25.40 £43.38 £50.50
England median hourly rate £22.75 £21.00 £19.52
% change year-on-year +8.33% +7.61% -28.39%

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 13,657 12,727 14,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.82% 82.29% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,255 7,617 8,830
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £252
90th Percentile £578 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +4.53% +1.29% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 510 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.59 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.98% -21.37% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 18 January 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
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 18 January 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 -9 82 £400 - 38
Buckinghamshire -13 50 £400 -23.81% 4
Berkshire -18 30 £400 +6.67% 24
Hampshire -6 16 £438 +12.18% 8
Surrey -21 15 £465 +10.71% 4
Middlesex +3 3 £398 +2.58%
Kent - 3 - - 3
West Sussex -8 2 £469 -6.25% 1
Oxfordshire -11 2 £425 +142.86% 10
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 31 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (19.51%) Finance
3 24 (19.51%) SAP
4 23 (18.70%) Security Cleared
5 19 (15.45%) Project Management
5 19 (15.45%) ITIL
5 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
6 18 (14.63%) QA
6 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (13.01%) ERP
8 15 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Office
10 13 (10.57%) CRM
11 12 (9.76%) Migration
11 12 (9.76%) Retail
12 11 (8.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 11 (8.94%) DV Cleared
12 11 (8.94%) Service Management
12 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (8.94%) Service Design
12 11 (8.94%) Matrix Organization
13 10 (8.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (8.13%) MS Visio
13 10 (8.13%) ISO 9001
13 10 (8.13%) Data Migration
13 10 (8.13%) Data Analysis
14 9 (7.32%) TDD
14 9 (7.32%) Degree
14 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure

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 6 (4.88%) CMS
2 3 (2.44%) SAP Portal
2 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (8.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (8.13%) MS Visio
4 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (6.50%) SAP ERP
2 6 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.88%) SAP SD
3 4 (3.25%) SAP APO
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.63%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.63%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.63%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.63%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.81%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.81%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.81%) SAP CS
6 1 (0.81%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.81%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.07%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (4.07%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.88%) ATM
2 4 (3.25%) SMS
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) Intranet
3 1 (0.81%) Network Security
3 1 (0.81%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.25%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (2.44%) Power BI
4 2 (1.63%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.81%) OLAP
5 1 (0.81%) OLTP
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) JIRA
1 7 (5.69%) LSMW
2 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.63%) Subversion
3 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.81%) Maven
3 1 (0.81%) Rational DOORS
General
1 24 (19.51%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Retail
3 6 (4.88%) Banking
3 6 (4.88%) Financial Institution
3 6 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.07%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.25%) Billing
6 2 (1.63%) Legal
6 2 (1.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Electronics
7 1 (0.81%) French Language
7 1 (0.81%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.81%) German Language
7 1 (0.81%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.81%) Military
7 1 (0.81%) Publishing
7 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (23.58%) Analyst
2 20 (16.26%) Consultant
2 20 (16.26%) Project Manager
3 17 (13.82%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.57%) Service Manager
5 11 (8.94%) IT Manager
6 10 (8.13%) Developer
6 10 (8.13%) SAP Consultant
7 8 (6.50%) Technical Manager
8 7 (5.69%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (4.07%) ITIL Manager
10 5 (4.07%) ITIL Service Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Lead Business Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) SAP SD Consultant
10 5 (4.07%) Security Manager
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.69%) .NET
1 7 (5.69%) .NET Framework
1 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET
1 7 (5.69%) CSS
1 7 (5.69%) CSS3
1 7 (5.69%) Entity Framework
1 7 (5.69%) Hibernate
1 7 (5.69%) HTML
1 7 (5.69%) HTML5
1 7 (5.69%) jQuery
2 5 (4.07%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.25%) BAPI
3 4 (3.25%) J2EE
4 2 (1.63%) EDI
5 1 (0.81%) IDoc
5 1 (0.81%) JSON
5 1 (0.81%) Spring
5 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.88%) FMCG
4 4 (3.25%) EPoS
5 3 (2.44%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.81%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) Windows
1 6 (4.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.95%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (15.45%) ITIL
2 19 (15.45%) Project Management
3 18 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.01%) ERP
5 15 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (10.57%) CRM
7 12 (9.76%) Migration
8 11 (8.94%) Matrix Organization
8 11 (8.94%) Service Design
8 11 (8.94%) Service Management
9 10 (8.13%) Data Analysis
9 10 (8.13%) Data Migration
10 9 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (7.32%) Business Process Analysis
10 9 (7.32%) TDD
11 8 (6.50%) Analytics
11 8 (6.50%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.50%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.32%) SQL
2 7 (5.69%) C#
2 7 (5.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.88%) Java
4 5 (4.07%) ABAP
5 3 (2.44%) R
6 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (18.70%) Security Cleared
2 19 (15.45%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.94%) DV Cleared
4 10 (8.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (7.32%) Degree
6 7 (5.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (4.88%) PMI Certification
7 6 (4.88%) PMP
8 5 (4.07%) APMP
9 3 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.81%) ISEB
10 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.63%) QA
2 10 (8.13%) ISO 9001
3 8 (6.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 6 (4.88%) SLA
5 3 (2.44%) PMO
6 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.81%) GMP
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (0.81%) Ansible
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 24 (19.51%) SAP
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle
4 5 (4.07%) HP
5 3 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.63%) Ariba
7 1 (0.81%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) JDA
7 1 (0.81%) Northgate
7 1 (0.81%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.81%) Software AG
7 1 (0.81%) webMethods