Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 October 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 38 40
Rank change year-on-year +21 +2 -5
Contract jobs citing Logistics 16 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.72% 1.64% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 1.97% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £365 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.05% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £418 £400
% change year-on-year -10.18% +4.38% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.74 £13.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +74.92% -35.00% -47.09%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 195 356 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 81.93% 83.57% 82.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 229 169
Staffordshire median daily rate £361 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.04% -6.90% +9.85%
10th Percentile £216 £198 £263
90th Percentile £469 £496 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 14
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.35 £25.00 £13.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.60% +79.21% +9.41%
10th Percentile £12.42 £10.48 £10.21
90th Percentile £38.75 £46.70 £19.70
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.48 £18.14 £22.00
% change year-on-year +29.46% -17.56% +2.33%

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Logistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Logistics in Staffordshire

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in Staffordshire

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. 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
Tamworth - 13 £365 -
Lichfield - 2 £430 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Logistics
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 13 (81.25%) Retail
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) VPN
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (43.75%) DHCP
4 7 (43.75%) FMCG
5 6 (37.50%) Firewall
5 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (25.00%) WAN
7 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (25.00%) PMI
7 4 (25.00%) PMP
7 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
7 4 (25.00%) QA
7 4 (25.00%) Kaspersky
7 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
7 4 (25.00%) Change Control
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (18.75%) GDPR
8 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Information Security
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Legal
9 2 (12.50%) NHS

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) VPN
2 7 (43.75%) DHCP
3 6 (37.50%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
5 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (81.25%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) IT Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Project Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Business IT Analyst
4 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
5 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 4 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
5 4 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (25.00%) Junior
5 4 (25.00%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (25.00%) Junior IT Project Manager
5 4 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) FMCG
2 4 (25.00%) PMI
3 2 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Change Control
1 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
1 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) SIEM
4 1 (6.25%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (25.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (18.75%) GDPR
3 2 (12.50%) PMO
4 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Kaspersky
3 2 (12.50%) F5
3 2 (12.50%) Proofpoint
4 1 (6.25%) JDA
4 1 (6.25%) Kaseya
4 1 (6.25%) LogRhythm
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) SAP