The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 22 June 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
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 289 343
Rank change year-on-year +24 +54  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 422 442 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.90% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.98% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 264 193
Median daily rate £450 £400 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -1.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £225 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £581 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +11.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £14.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% +40.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.30 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.00 £32.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.48 £21.00 £15.98
% change year-on-year +11.80% +31.45%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39590 44959 45378
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.46% 83.37% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25806 29818 29077
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1062 1087 1274
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.80 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Logistics in the UK

Logistics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in the UK

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Logistics in the UK

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Logistics in the UK

Logistics
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Logistics within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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
England +29 398 £450 +5.88% 170
London +46 155 £488 +8.33% 57
South East -7 64 £400 - 34
East Midlands +17 60 £510 +29.52% 7
Derbyshire +8 42 £510 +25.53% 3
Derby +8 39 £510 +117.02% 2
North West +30 33 £445 +36.92% 18
West Midlands +4 26 £375 -6.25% 13
Berkshire +8 24 £356 -28.75% 7
South West +16 20 £371 +15.03% 8
City of London +8 18 £450 +5.88% 10
Yorkshire +23 15 £400 - 11
West Yorkshire +20 12 £375 -6.25% 6
Buckinghamshire -13 11 £411 +2.75% 7
Birmingham +8 10 £375 -11.76% 2
Hampshire +7 10 £310 -4.61% 4
Surrey -4 10 £260 -35.00% 8
Milton Keynes -12 10 £411 +2.75% 2
Cheshire +29 9 £425 +39.34% 4
Bristol +3 9 £340 +5.42%
Merseyside - 9 £438 - 1
Coventry +14 8 £310 -31.11% 3
Leicestershire -9 8 £438 +25.00% 2
Liverpool - 8 £444 - 1
Leeds +13 7 £400 - 5
Lancashire +7 7 £460 +41.53%
Maidenhead +4 7 £310 - 2
Wiltshire +3 7 £390 +20.00% 4
East of England -34 7 £325 -23.52% 20
Warrington +27 6 £213 -30.32% 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 with a requirement for Logistics.

1 218 (27.11%) SAP
2 165 (20.52%) Finance
3 139 (17.29%) Project Management
4 124 (15.42%) Microsoft
5 122 (15.17%) ERP
6 119 (14.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 92 (11.44%) Retail
7 92 (11.44%) Security Cleared
8 91 (11.32%) Manufacturing
9 80 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
10 76 (9.45%) SC Cleared
11 71 (8.83%) Migration
12 69 (8.58%) Degree
13 63 (7.84%) Change Management
14 61 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
15 59 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
15 59 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
16 58 (7.21%) Telecoms
17 56 (6.97%) Windows
17 56 (6.97%) Microsoft Excel
18 52 (6.47%) PRINCE2
19 47 (5.85%) SharePoint
20 44 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
21 43 (5.35%) SQL Server
22 41 (5.10%) ABAP
23 40 (4.98%) Integration Testing
23 40 (4.98%) JIRA
24 38 (4.73%) SQL
25 37 (4.60%) E-Commerce
25 37 (4.60%) Microsoft Project

Logistics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 47 (5.85%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
3 24 (2.99%) IIS
4 9 (1.12%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.62%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.62%) MQSeries
6 3 (0.37%) Confluence
6 3 (0.37%) SAP Portal
6 3 (0.37%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.25%) Apache
7 2 (0.25%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.12%) Documentum
8 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.12%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.12%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 61 (7.59%) Microsoft Office
2 56 (6.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (4.60%) Microsoft Project
4 28 (3.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (2.74%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.25%) SPSS
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Stata
Business Applications
1 36 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
2 29 (3.61%) SAP FI
3 28 (3.48%) SAP CO
3 28 (3.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 27 (3.36%) SAP SD
5 22 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (2.74%) SAP ERP
6 17 (2.11%) SAP MM
7 13 (1.62%) SAP WM
8 11 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (1.12%) SAP Retail
10 6 (0.75%) SAP APO
10 6 (0.75%) SAP SCM
11 5 (0.62%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 5 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (0.62%) SAP LE
11 5 (0.62%) SAP PP
11 5 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
12 4 (0.50%) SAP FI-AP
13 3 (0.37%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.61%) IaaS
2 21 (2.61%) PaaS
3 14 (1.74%) Office 365
4 5 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.37%) SaaS
6 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.12%) GitHub
6 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (0.75%) Firewall
2 6 (0.75%) LAN
2 6 (0.75%) VPN
2 6 (0.75%) WAN
3 5 (0.62%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.37%) DHCP
4 3 (0.37%) DNS
4 3 (0.37%) Internet
4 3 (0.37%) Intranet
4 3 (0.37%) Skype
4 3 (0.37%) VLAN
5 2 (0.25%) 4G
5 2 (0.25%) ATM
5 2 (0.25%) BGP
5 2 (0.25%) MPLS
5 2 (0.25%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.25%) OSPF
5 2 (0.25%) VRRP
5 2 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.24%) Big Data
5 9 (1.12%) SAP HANA
6 8 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 6 (0.75%) SAP BW
9 5 (0.62%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.62%) DB2
10 4 (0.50%) GIS
10 4 (0.50%) MS Access
10 4 (0.50%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.37%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (4.98%) JIRA
2 26 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.75%) LSMW
4 5 (0.62%) Eclipse
4 5 (0.62%) Eclipse RCP
4 5 (0.62%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.62%) Maven
5 4 (0.50%) Bundler
5 4 (0.50%) Mercurial
5 4 (0.50%) Selenium
5 4 (0.50%) Subversion
5 4 (0.50%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.50%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.37%) YouTrack
7 2 (0.25%) NUnit
7 2 (0.25%) Toad
7 2 (0.25%) Zephyr
8 1 (0.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 165 (20.52%) Finance
2 92 (11.44%) Retail
3 91 (11.32%) Manufacturing
4 58 (7.21%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.48%) Banking
5 28 (3.48%) Marketing
6 21 (2.61%) Billing
7 19 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (2.11%) Back Office
9 11 (1.37%) Legal
10 10 (1.24%) Military
11 7 (0.87%) Aerospace
11 7 (0.87%) German Language
12 6 (0.75%) Automotive
12 6 (0.75%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.62%) Electronics
14 3 (0.37%) Advertising
14 3 (0.37%) Online Betting
14 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 130 (16.17%) Project Manager
2 125 (15.55%) Analyst
3 99 (12.31%) Consultant
4 77 (9.58%) SAP Consultant
5 76 (9.45%) Developer
6 58 (7.21%) Business Analyst
7 55 (6.84%) Architect
8 39 (4.85%) SAP Manager
9 38 (4.73%) Coordinator
10 30 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
11 25 (3.11%) IT Manager
11 25 (3.11%) Microsoft Developer
12 22 (2.74%) Dynamics AX Developer
12 22 (2.74%) Training Manager
13 20 (2.49%) Logistics Manager
14 19 (2.36%) Logistics Analyst
15 18 (2.24%) Supply Chain Manager
15 18 (2.24%) Test Analyst
16 16 (1.99%) SAP Project Manager
16 16 (1.99%) SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.48%) Web Services
2 26 (3.23%) WCF
3 22 (2.74%) .NET
3 22 (2.74%) IDoc
4 19 (2.36%) HTML
5 17 (2.11%) XML
6 16 (1.99%) CSS
7 9 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 9 (1.12%) RESTful
7 9 (1.12%) SOAP
8 8 (1.00%) JSON
8 8 (1.00%) Middleware
9 7 (0.87%) EDI
10 6 (0.75%) AngularJS
10 6 (0.75%) Entity Framework
10 6 (0.75%) jQuery
11 5 (0.62%) IBM Integration Bus
11 5 (0.62%) JavaFX
11 5 (0.62%) JMS
11 5 (0.62%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (2.99%) FMCG
3 21 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 14 (1.74%) Data Centre
4 14 (1.74%) Life Science
5 13 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.37%) e-Learning
6 11 (1.37%) Public Cloud
7 9 (1.12%) Learning Management System
7 9 (1.12%) User Experience
8 8 (1.00%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (0.75%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.62%) Driving Licence
10 5 (0.62%) EPoS
10 5 (0.62%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.62%) Social Media
11 4 (0.50%) Robotics
11 4 (0.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.97%) Windows
2 19 (2.36%) Unix
3 17 (2.11%) Linux
4 10 (1.24%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.62%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.37%) OS/2
6 3 (0.37%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.25%) Android
7 2 (0.25%) Solaris
7 2 (0.25%) zOS
8 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.12%) CentOS
8 1 (0.12%) VMS
8 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (17.29%) Project Management
2 122 (15.17%) ERP
3 119 (14.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 80 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (8.83%) Migration
6 63 (7.84%) Change Management
7 59 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 52 (6.47%) PRINCE2
9 44 (5.47%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (4.98%) Integration Testing
11 37 (4.60%) E-Commerce
12 36 (4.48%) CRM
12 36 (4.48%) Data Migration
12 36 (4.48%) Scrum
13 35 (4.35%) Risk Management
14 32 (3.98%) B2B
14 32 (3.98%) TDD
15 30 (3.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 28 (3.48%) Test Scripting
17 26 (3.23%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (5.10%) ABAP
2 38 (4.73%) SQL
3 35 (4.35%) C#
4 31 (3.86%) Java
5 19 (2.36%) C
6 14 (1.74%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.75%) VBA
8 5 (0.62%) Ruby
9 3 (0.37%) Python
9 3 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.25%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.25%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (0.25%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.25%) Delphi
10 2 (0.25%) SAPscript
10 2 (0.25%) Scala
11 1 (0.12%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.12%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.12%) R
11 1 (0.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 92 (11.44%) Security Cleared
2 76 (9.45%) SC Cleared
3 69 (8.58%) Degree
4 13 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (1.24%) PMP
6 9 (1.12%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.00%) ISEB
8 7 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.75%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (0.62%) HND
11 4 (0.50%) A+ Certification
11 4 (0.50%) CCNA
11 4 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.50%) HNC
11 4 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.50%) PhD
12 3 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.37%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.36%) QA
2 20 (2.49%) PMO
3 17 (2.11%) SLA
4 8 (1.00%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.50%) TickIT
6 3 (0.37%) GDPR
6 3 (0.37%) GMP
6 3 (0.37%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.25%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.25%) P3O
8 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.75%) SCCM
3 2 (0.25%) Ansible
3 2 (0.25%) CloudHub
3 2 (0.25%) Nexpose
4 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.12%) FlexNet
4 1 (0.12%) Oozie
4 1 (0.12%) Puppet
4 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 218 (27.11%) SAP
2 124 (15.42%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.48%) Oracle
4 16 (1.99%) HP
4 16 (1.99%) IBM
5 9 (1.12%) Ericsson
6 8 (1.00%) Cisco
6 8 (1.00%) Teradata
7 7 (0.87%) Google
7 7 (0.87%) RedPrairie
8 6 (0.75%) Adobe
8 6 (0.75%) Tableau
9 5 (0.62%) Ariba
9 5 (0.62%) Cognos
9 5 (0.62%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.50%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.50%) OpenText
10 4 (0.50%) Remedy
10 4 (0.50%) Talend
10 4 (0.50%) Tealium
Derby, Derbyshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £540 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Herefordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Experis IT
Posted: 18 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
England
Edward Carter Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 6 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 22 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 16 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 20 days ago