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 3 months to 25 April 2017 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 187 193
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 81 90 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.00% 0.92% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.14% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 51
Median daily rate £407 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £321 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £46.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.65% +318.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -35.48% +121.42%  

Logistics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6646 7904 8070
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.16% 81.16% 79.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3834 4927 4533
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 261 295
Median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.33% +13.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Logistics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +33 24 £368 +5.00% 3
Berkshire +14 22 £310 -38.00% 10
Surrey +10 14 £470 - 4
Buckinghamshire -28 12 £411 -8.66%
Kent +21 4 £600 +300.00% 2
Middlesex -1 2 £300 -27.92% 1
West Sussex +11 1 - -
Oxfordshire -12 1 £400 +26.98%
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 40 (28.17%) Project Management
2 32 (22.54%) SAP
3 30 (21.13%) Security Cleared
4 27 (19.01%) SC Cleared
5 26 (18.31%) Finance
6 24 (16.90%) PRINCE2
7 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
8 20 (14.08%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (11.27%) Degree
10 15 (10.56%) ERP
11 14 (9.86%) ITIL
12 13 (9.15%) Microsoft Project
12 13 (9.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (9.15%) Change Control
13 12 (8.45%) Telecoms
14 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (7.04%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (7.04%) Public Cloud
16 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (6.34%) HP
16 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
16 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
16 9 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (5.63%) Retail
17 8 (5.63%) QA
17 8 (5.63%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (4.93%) IBM
18 7 (4.93%) CRM
18 7 (4.93%) SharePoint

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 7 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (14.08%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.15%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (6.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (3.52%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.70%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) SAP APO
1 4 (2.82%) SAP MM
2 3 (2.11%) SAP CO
2 3 (2.11%) SAP FI
2 3 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (2.11%) SAP SCM
2 3 (2.11%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.41%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.41%) SAP FI-AP
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.70%) SAP CS
4 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.70%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.70%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.70%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.70%) Broadband
2 1 (0.70%) DNS
2 1 (0.70%) Firewall
2 1 (0.70%) IPv4
2 1 (0.70%) VLAN
2 1 (0.70%) VPN
2 1 (0.70%) WebEx
2 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.41%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.41%) Spotfire
1 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.70%) Big Data
2 1 (0.70%) DataStax
2 1 (0.70%) GIS
2 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.41%) JIRA
2 2 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (18.31%) Finance
2 12 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (5.63%) Retail
4 7 (4.93%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.93%) Marketing
5 6 (4.23%) Legal
6 5 (3.52%) Military
7 3 (2.11%) Banking
8 2 (1.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.70%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.70%) French Language
9 1 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 26 (18.31%) Project Manager
2 20 (14.08%) Analyst
3 12 (8.45%) Consultant
4 11 (7.75%) Coordinator
4 11 (7.75%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (6.34%) Business Analyst
5 9 (6.34%) IT Manager
5 9 (6.34%) Supply Chain Manager
6 7 (4.93%) Administrator
7 6 (4.23%) Logistics Manager
7 6 (4.23%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 6 (4.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (4.23%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) Logistics Analyst
8 5 (3.52%) Programme Manager
8 5 (3.52%) SAP Manager
9 4 (2.82%) Architect
9 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 4 (2.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.41%) .NET
1 2 (1.41%) EDI
2 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.70%) CSS
2 1 (0.70%) CSS3
2 1 (0.70%) Entity Framework
2 1 (0.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.70%) HTML
2 1 (0.70%) HTML5
2 1 (0.70%) jQuery
2 1 (0.70%) SAP ALE
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (0.70%) WCF
2 1 (0.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.04%) Public Cloud
2 9 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.93%) FMCG
4 4 (2.82%) Cyber Defence
4 4 (2.82%) Life Science
5 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.70%) CMDB
6 1 (0.70%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.70%) IVR
6 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.11%) Windows
2 1 (0.70%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.17%) Project Management
2 24 (16.90%) PRINCE2
3 15 (10.56%) ERP
4 14 (9.86%) ITIL
5 13 (9.15%) Change Control
5 13 (9.15%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.34%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (4.93%) CRM
8 7 (4.93%) Validation
9 6 (4.23%) Change Management
9 6 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.23%) Integration Testing
9 6 (4.23%) Migration
9 6 (4.23%) Problem Management
9 6 (4.23%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.52%) B2B
10 5 (3.52%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.82%) SQL
2 3 (2.11%) C
3 2 (1.41%) C#
4 1 (0.70%) ABAP
4 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (21.13%) Security Cleared
2 27 (19.01%) SC Cleared
3 16 (11.27%) Degree
4 10 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (4.93%) DV Cleared
6 6 (4.23%) PMP
7 3 (2.11%) HND
8 2 (1.41%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (1.41%) HNC
8 2 (1.41%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.70%) MCSA
9 1 (0.70%) MCSE
9 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) QA
2 4 (2.82%) PMO
3 3 (2.11%) GMP
4 2 (1.41%) Def Stans
4 2 (1.41%) P3O
5 1 (0.70%) GDPR
5 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.70%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (22.54%) SAP
2 23 (16.20%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.34%) HP
4 7 (4.93%) IBM
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle
6 3 (2.11%) Citrix
6 3 (2.11%) Ericsson
6 3 (2.11%) Virgin Media
7 2 (1.41%) Ariba
7 2 (1.41%) Cognos
7 2 (1.41%) Dell
7 2 (1.41%) Huawei
7 2 (1.41%) IFS
7 2 (1.41%) OpenText
7 2 (1.41%) Tableau
7 2 (1.41%) Talend
7 2 (1.41%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.70%) BT
8 1 (0.70%) Cramer
8 1 (0.70%) Fujitsu
Kent
Lafosse Contractors
Rate: £300 - £375 per day + neg.
Posted: 6 days ago