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 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
UK
Rank 271 264 281
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17  
Contract jobs citing Logistics 385 452 411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.86% 0.86% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.03% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 247 233
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £413
% change year-on-year +7.59% -4.24%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 36 17
Median hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.66% +114.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £12.63 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £48.50 £46.09
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37155 43761 41746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.08% 82.85% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24488 28705 25865
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 940 1103 1195
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Logistics in the UK

Logistics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 March 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 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
England +4 370 £424 +5.93% 142
London +15 119 £400 -5.88% 46
South East +12 82 £415 -2.35% 34
East Midlands +10 45 £475 +18.75% 13
West Midlands -2 41 £406 +33.19% 14
City of London +19 31 £360 +2.12% 7
North West +29 24 £419 -11.84% 10
Derbyshire +11 23 £500 +19.40% 8
Hampshire +18 22 £390 +11.42% 8
Derby - 22 £500 - 4
Buckinghamshire -18 18 £415 -7.77% 2
East of England -38 18 £450 +7.46% 1
Milton Keynes -10 17 £415 -7.77% 2
Birmingham -10 14 £400 +31.14% 4
Surrey +11 13 £430 +8.51% 3
Berkshire +6 13 £298 -43.33% 11
Yorkshire +5 11 £500 +29.03% 9
South West -8 11 £380 +39.44% 10
Northamptonshire -1 10 £438 +9.37%
Hertfordshire -13 9 £450 +16.12%
Manchester +20 8 £450 +20.80% 6
Merseyside +7 8 £400 -
Solihull +5 8 £300 +130.76% 1
Liverpool +8 7 £400 -
Wiltshire +2 7 - - 3
Coventry -4 7 £330 -6.71% 2
Leicestershire -8 7 £350 -12.50% 4
Midlands +10 6 £525 +110.00%
Redhill -12 6 £430 +43.33%
Reading +17 5 £200 -65.21% 2

Logistics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for Logistics.

1 169 (23.06%) SAP
2 164 (22.37%) Finance
3 126 (17.19%) Microsoft
4 119 (16.23%) Project Management
5 105 (14.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 104 (14.19%) ERP
7 93 (12.69%) Retail
8 90 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
9 76 (10.37%) Security Cleared
10 70 (9.55%) Manufacturing
11 68 (9.28%) Windows
12 67 (9.14%) SC Cleared
13 66 (9.00%) SQL Server
14 63 (8.59%) Degree
15 59 (8.05%) SQL
15 59 (8.05%) PRINCE2
16 54 (7.37%) SharePoint
17 53 (7.23%) MS Excel
17 53 (7.23%) CRM
18 51 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
18 51 (6.96%) JIRA
19 49 (6.68%) MS Office
19 49 (6.68%) Telecoms
20 48 (6.55%) Migration
20 48 (6.55%) C#
21 47 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
22 46 (6.28%) Scrum
23 43 (5.87%) Web Services
23 43 (5.87%) ITIL
24 40 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008

Logistics
Top Related 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 54 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 31 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
3 30 (4.09%) IIS
4 14 (1.91%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.09%) Apache
6 6 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (0.68%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.41%) CMS
8 3 (0.41%) Confluence
8 3 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.41%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.27%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.27%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.14%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 53 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.68%) MS Office
3 34 (4.64%) MS Project
4 20 (2.73%) MS Visio
5 19 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (0.55%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 37 (5.05%) Dynamics AX
2 30 (4.09%) SAP SD
3 26 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (1.77%) SAP CO
4 13 (1.77%) SAP ERP
4 13 (1.77%) SAP FI
5 12 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
5 12 (1.64%) SAP MM
6 11 (1.50%) SAP Retail
7 10 (1.36%) SAP WM
8 7 (0.95%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.68%) SAP PP
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.55%) SAP LE
10 4 (0.55%) SAP SCM
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.41%) SAP EWM
11 3 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (3.55%) IaaS
2 26 (3.55%) PaaS
3 15 (2.05%) Office 365
4 7 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.55%) SaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Force.com
7 1 (0.14%) GitHub
7 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.14%) ServiceMax
7 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
2 8 (1.09%) LAN
2 8 (1.09%) WAN
3 7 (0.95%) DNS
4 5 (0.68%) Firewall
4 5 (0.68%) Internet
4 5 (0.68%) MPLS
4 5 (0.68%) VLAN
5 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.55%) VPN
5 4 (0.55%) Wireless
6 3 (0.41%) ATM
6 3 (0.41%) BGP
6 3 (0.41%) Broadband
6 3 (0.41%) IPv6
6 3 (0.41%) OSPF
6 3 (0.41%) Skype
6 3 (0.41%) VRRP
7 2 (0.27%) Intranet
7 2 (0.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.09%) Big Data
7 7 (0.95%) DB2
8 5 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.68%) MySQL
8 5 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.55%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.41%) MS Access
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (0.41%) Spotfire
10 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.27%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (0.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 51 (6.96%) JIRA
2 32 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (2.32%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
5 11 (1.50%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.95%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.68%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.68%) Eclipse RCP
7 5 (0.68%) Maven
8 4 (0.55%) Bundler
8 4 (0.55%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.55%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.55%) Selenium
8 4 (0.55%) Subversion
9 3 (0.41%) LSMW
9 3 (0.41%) Mocha
9 3 (0.41%) YouTrack
10 2 (0.27%) NUnit
10 2 (0.27%) Toad
10 2 (0.27%) Zephyr
General
1 164 (22.37%) Finance
2 93 (12.69%) Retail
3 70 (9.55%) Manufacturing
4 49 (6.68%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.41%) Banking
6 24 (3.27%) Marketing
7 19 (2.59%) Billing
8 15 (2.05%) Legal
9 12 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.95%) Military
11 6 (0.82%) Automotive
11 6 (0.82%) French Language
11 6 (0.82%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.68%) German Language
12 5 (0.68%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.55%) Advertising
13 4 (0.55%) Back Office
14 3 (0.41%) Publishing
15 2 (0.27%) General Ledger
15 2 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 103 (14.05%) Project Manager
2 99 (13.51%) Analyst
3 90 (12.28%) Developer
4 83 (11.32%) Consultant
5 61 (8.32%) SAP Consultant
6 59 (8.05%) Architect
7 53 (7.23%) Business Analyst
8 35 (4.77%) Solutions Architect
9 29 (3.96%) Microsoft Developer
10 27 (3.68%) Dynamics AX Developer
11 24 (3.27%) SAP Manager
12 21 (2.86%) Coordinator
12 21 (2.86%) Logistics Analyst
12 21 (2.86%) Logistics Manager
13 20 (2.73%) IT Manager
14 19 (2.59%) SAP SD Consultant
15 18 (2.46%) Administrator
16 17 (2.32%) Test Manager
17 16 (2.18%) Logistics Business Analyst
17 16 (2.18%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.87%) Web Services
2 35 (4.77%) .NET
3 29 (3.96%) WCF
4 22 (3.00%) XML
5 16 (2.18%) HTML
6 15 (2.05%) ASP.NET
6 15 (2.05%) CSS
7 12 (1.64%) jQuery
8 11 (1.50%) Middleware
9 10 (1.36%) AngularJS
9 10 (1.36%) JSON
9 10 (1.36%) SOAP
10 9 (1.23%) .NET Framework
10 9 (1.23%) WPF
11 8 (1.09%) RESTful
12 7 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (0.95%) COM
12 7 (0.95%) EDI
13 6 (0.82%) Entity Framework
13 6 (0.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 47 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.00%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.86%) FMCG
4 18 (2.46%) Data Centre
5 12 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.36%) e-Learning
7 9 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.23%) User Experience
8 8 (1.09%) Life Science
8 8 (1.09%) Public Cloud
9 7 (0.95%) Learning Management System
10 6 (0.82%) Fixed Income
10 6 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.68%) Robotics
11 5 (0.68%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.55%) Cyber Defence
12 4 (0.55%) Derivative
13 3 (0.41%) CMDB
13 3 (0.41%) Driving Licence
13 3 (0.41%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 68 (9.28%) Windows
2 24 (3.27%) Linux
3 12 (1.64%) Unix
4 10 (1.36%) Windows 10
5 6 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.82%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.68%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.41%) Solaris
8 2 (0.27%) Android
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.27%) zOS
9 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.14%) CentOS
9 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.14%) MVS
9 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (16.23%) Project Management
2 105 (14.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 104 (14.19%) ERP
4 90 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (8.05%) PRINCE2
6 53 (7.23%) CRM
7 51 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (6.55%) Migration
9 46 (6.28%) Scrum
10 43 (5.87%) ITIL
11 38 (5.18%) E-Commerce
11 38 (5.18%) TDD
11 38 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
12 37 (5.05%) Change Management
13 27 (3.68%) Coaching
13 27 (3.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 24 (3.27%) Process Improvement
14 24 (3.27%) Risk Management
14 24 (3.27%) Test Strategy
15 23 (3.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 59 (8.05%) SQL
2 48 (6.55%) C#
3 30 (4.09%) ABAP
4 28 (3.82%) Java
5 19 (2.59%) JavaScript
6 15 (2.05%) C
7 8 (1.09%) Delphi
7 8 (1.09%) Python
8 5 (0.68%) PHP
8 5 (0.68%) Ruby
8 5 (0.68%) VBA
9 3 (0.41%) Perl
10 2 (0.27%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.27%) R
10 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.14%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.14%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.14%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.14%) Scala
11 1 (0.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 76 (10.37%) Security Cleared
2 67 (9.14%) SC Cleared
3 63 (8.59%) Degree
4 17 (2.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 14 (1.91%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.91%) PMP
6 12 (1.64%) ISEB
7 9 (1.23%) APMP
7 9 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.82%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.41%) CCNA
10 3 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.41%) HNC
10 3 (0.41%) HND
10 3 (0.41%) JNCIA
10 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.41%) RHCT
11 2 (0.27%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.27%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.68%) PMO
2 24 (3.27%) QA
3 15 (2.05%) SLA
4 6 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.55%) TickIT
6 3 (0.41%) COBIT
7 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.27%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.27%) GDPR
7 2 (0.27%) GMP
7 2 (0.27%) P3O
8 1 (0.14%) COSHH
8 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.14%) Docker
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.23%) SCCM
2 8 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.14%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (0.14%) Ansible
3 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.14%) FlexNet
3 1 (0.14%) MOM
3 1 (0.14%) Netcool
3 1 (0.14%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.14%) Puppet
3 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 169 (23.06%) SAP
2 126 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 39 (5.32%) Oracle
4 20 (2.73%) IBM
5 19 (2.59%) HP
6 12 (1.64%) Talend
7 8 (1.09%) Adobe
7 8 (1.09%) Borland
7 8 (1.09%) Embarcadero
8 7 (0.95%) Tableau
9 6 (0.82%) Cisco
9 6 (0.82%) Citrix
9 6 (0.82%) Cognos
9 6 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.82%) Teradata
10 5 (0.68%) VMware
11 4 (0.55%) hybris
11 4 (0.55%) Remedy
12 3 (0.41%) Infoblox
12 3 (0.41%) TIBCO
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