Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 August 2019 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
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 156 159
Rank change year-on-year -11 +3 -16
Contract jobs citing Logistics 56 85 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.87% 1.19% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.38% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 45 49
Thames Valley median daily rate £355 £525 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.38% +28.99% -14.32%
10th Percentile £141 £280 £252
90th Percentile £481 £725 £600
South East median daily rate £375 £505 £410
% change year-on-year -25.74% +23.17% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Thames Valley median hourly rate £22.93 £22.93 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.65% +43.33%
10th Percentile £14.60 £12.18 £14.88
90th Percentile £25.51 £24.44 £29.00
South East median hourly rate £22.93 £40.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year -42.68% +125.35% -15.48%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Thames Valley
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,599 6,148 6,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 87.10% 85.99% 83.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,950 3,410 3,120
Thames Valley median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +5.59%
10th Percentile £252 £250 £256
90th Percentile £600 £578 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 209 215
Thames Valley median hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.18% +9.68% +3.33%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £79.88 £48.75 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £32.00 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +30.61% +22.50% -11.11%

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing Logistics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for Logistics in the Thames Valley

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in the Thames Valley

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Thames Valley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in the Thames Valley

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in the Thames Valley

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Thames Valley

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Logistics in the Thames Valley

Logistics
Contract Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
Berkshire -25 43 £275 -47.62% 16
Buckinghamshire +20 9 £400 -23.81% 6
Oxfordshire +20 4 £363 -50.00% 14
Logistics
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for Logistics.

1 15 (26.79%) Project Management
2 14 (25.00%) Finance
3 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (17.86%) SAP
5 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.86%) Degree
5 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
7 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 7 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (12.50%) Retail
8 7 (12.50%) HNC
8 7 (12.50%) HND
8 7 (12.50%) ERP
9 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.71%) Workflow
10 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (8.93%) Radio Access Network
11 4 (7.14%) Data Analytics
11 4 (7.14%) Analytics
11 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
11 4 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
11 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
11 4 (7.14%) ITIL
11 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
11 4 (7.14%) Statistics

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 2 (3.57%) Confluence
1 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (3.57%) Infor M3
2 2 (3.57%) NetSuite
2 2 (3.57%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.57%) SAP MDG
3 1 (1.79%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.79%) SAP EWM
3 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.79%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (5.36%) 2G
2 3 (5.36%) 3G
2 3 (5.36%) 4G
2 3 (5.36%) Intranet
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Bitbucket
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
1 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
3 7 (12.50%) Retail
4 4 (7.14%) German Language
4 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.14%) Marketing
5 3 (5.36%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (1.79%) French Language
6 1 (1.79%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.79%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 9 (16.07%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (8.93%) Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) Logistics Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Logistics Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Logistics Coordinator
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Junior
6 3 (5.36%) Junior Project Coordinator
6 3 (5.36%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Build Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) SAP Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) EDI
1 2 (3.57%) REST
1 2 (3.57%) SAP ALE
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) JSON
2 1 (1.79%) SOAP
2 1 (1.79%) Swagger
2 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.36%) Learning Management System
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.79%) FMCG
4 1 (1.79%) Handset
4 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
1 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Project Management
2 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 7 (12.50%) ERP
5 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.71%) Workflow
6 5 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) Analytics
7 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 4 (7.14%) Data Analytics
7 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
7 4 (7.14%) ITIL
7 4 (7.14%) Statistics
8 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.36%) Information Management
8 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.36%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) C#
2 2 (3.57%) Groovy
2 2 (3.57%) Java
2 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) ABAP
3 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) HNC
2 7 (12.50%) HND
3 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.36%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (3.57%) ACCA
4 2 (3.57%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.57%) PMO
1 2 (3.57%) QA
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) SAP
3 3 (5.36%) Huawei
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) Splunk
4 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.57%) Epicor
4 2 (3.57%) Infor
4 2 (3.57%) JDA
4 2 (3.57%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.79%) HP
5 1 (1.79%) hybris
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau