The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 94 84 73
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Contract jobs citing FMCG 10 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.42% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 1.61% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £400 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £442 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £58.50 - -
FMCG
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
562 372 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.43% 26.25% 27.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 220 191
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.09 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FMCG across the Manchester region.

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the Manchester region.

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

FMCG
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG.

1 15 (75.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Tableau
4 3 (15.00%) SAP BI
4 3 (15.00%) SAP BW
4 3 (15.00%) SAP APO
4 3 (15.00%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (10.00%) SAP HR
5 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) SAP MDM
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
6 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) ABAP
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP APO
2 2 (10.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (10.00%) SAP MDM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SAP BI
1 3 (15.00%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
1 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Tableau Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Domain Architect
3 2 (10.00%) HR Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Sales Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP APO Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Logistics
3 2 (10.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) ABAP
1 1 (5.00%) VB
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle