The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 114 106 121
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing FMCG 18 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.82% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 3.66% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 2
Average daily rate
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£600 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £312 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £368 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £369 £425
% change year-on-year
+17.76% -13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +150.00%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
707 574 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.97% 22.53% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 269 289
Average daily rate £388 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £184 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 35 66
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.84 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% -13.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.91 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £34.25 £37.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -18.00%
FMCG
England

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in the North West

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +12 14 £600 - 4
Cheshire - - - - 1
Lancashire - - - - 3
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 22 (66.67%) SAP
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 9 (27.27%) ERP
4 5 (15.15%) Project Management
4 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 5 (15.15%) ABAP
4 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
5 4 (12.12%) PLM
5 4 (12.12%) Retail
5 4 (12.12%) SAP PLM
5 4 (12.12%) SAP ERP
5 4 (12.12%) MS Project
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) SAP HANA
6 3 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (9.09%) SAP BI
6 3 (9.09%) SAP BW
7 2 (6.06%) CIMA
7 2 (6.06%) Network Planning
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) NetWeaver
7 2 (6.06%) SAP APO
7 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
7 2 (6.06%) Windows
7 2 (6.06%) Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.06%) Test Management

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.06%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Project
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) SAP PLM
1 4 (12.12%) SAP ERP
2 2 (6.06%) SAP APO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SAP HANA
2 3 (9.09%) SAP BW
2 3 (9.09%) SAP BI
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Local Government
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) SAP Manager
4 6 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) PMO Manager
6 3 (9.09%) SAP BI Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) SAP PLM Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) SAP BW Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Change Manager
7 2 (6.06%) SAP APO Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Test Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Supply Chain Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) SAP Test Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) jQuery
1 1 (3.03%) HTML5
1 1 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) NHS
1 1 (3.03%) IPTV
1 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
1 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) ERP
2 5 (15.15%) Project Management
2 5 (15.15%) Change Management
3 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
3 4 (12.12%) PLM
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (6.06%) Test Management
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.06%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.06%) Network Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.03%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (3.03%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Web Design
6 1 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) ABAP
2 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CIMA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) SAP
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