The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Logistics
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 52 54 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 -19  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.43% 0.57% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.72% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £413
% change year-on-year +7.59% -4.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year -35.48% +112.32%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 367 414 321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 79.09% 78.11% 78.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 281 215
Median daily rate £425 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £589 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 13
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.85% -15.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Logistics in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in South Yorkshire

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Logistics in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in South Yorkshire

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Sheffield +1 1 - - 1
Logistics
Yorkshire

Logistics
Top 12 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 3 (60.00%) EDI
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) MSTest
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) XML

Logistics
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) EDI Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) EDI Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Logistics Trainer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MM Trainer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SD Trainer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SD/MM Trainer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Trainer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) EDI
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP