The 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 122 107 97
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing FMCG 10 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.52% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.89% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 10
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£600 £450 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £446
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.96
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
818 742 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.01% 27.80% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 425 364
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 48 55
Average hourly rate £20.35 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £25.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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
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 30 January 2015. 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 -6 6 £600 +20.00% 5
Merseyside -11 3 - -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (62.07%) SAP
2 8 (27.59%) ERP
3 7 (24.14%) CISSP
3 7 (24.14%) CISM
3 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (24.14%) Information Security
3 7 (24.14%) PLM
3 7 (24.14%) SAP PLM
4 6 (20.69%) SAP ERP
5 4 (13.79%) Finance
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
6 3 (10.34%) Retail
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.34%) People Management
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) SAP APO
7 2 (6.90%) SAP MM
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) MS Project
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
7 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
8 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (3.45%) CMS
8 1 (3.45%) SAP BW

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
1 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) SAP PLM
2 6 (20.69%) SAP ERP
3 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
4 2 (6.90%) SAP APO
4 2 (6.90%) SAP MM
5 1 (3.45%) SAP xRPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) SAP BI
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Consultant
2 11 (37.93%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Security Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) SAP PLM Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) SAP Manager
7 2 (6.90%) PMO Manager
7 2 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) SAP APO Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
8 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ERP
2 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
2 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (24.14%) Information Security
2 7 (24.14%) PLM
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (10.34%) People Management
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) Document Management
5 1 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Data Mapping
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) CISSP
1 7 (24.14%) CISM
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Tableau
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