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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
England / North West
Rank 123 138 124
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs citing FMCG 13 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 1.21% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 7
Median daily rate £438 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £434
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £58.50 -
% change year-on-year
-53.84% -

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
810 1236 883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.82% 32.13% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 699 498
Median daily rate £395 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £196 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 58 39
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.25 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.17 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Manchester +13 6 £425 +6.25% 4
Merseyside -1 2 £400 -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FMCG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 20 (64.52%) SAP
2 11 (35.48%) Manufacturing
3 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
5 6 (19.35%) Tableau
5 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
5 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Retail
6 5 (16.13%) Analytics
7 4 (12.90%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (9.68%) SAP MII
8 3 (9.68%) R
8 3 (9.68%) Machine Learning
8 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
8 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.68%) Big Data
8 3 (9.68%) SAS
8 3 (9.68%) SAP SD
8 3 (9.68%) Python
8 3 (9.68%) PhD
8 3 (9.68%) Web Analytics
8 3 (9.68%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (9.68%) SCADA
8 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
8 3 (9.68%) Marketing
8 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
9 2 (6.45%) SAP PP-PI
9 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.45%) Statistics
9 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (9.68%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) Acrobat
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (9.68%) SAP MII
1 3 (9.68%) SAP SD
2 2 (6.45%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.23%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.23%) SAP PLM
3 1 (3.23%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Big Data
1 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (35.48%) Manufacturing
2 6 (19.35%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Tableau Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Data Scientist
6 3 (9.68%) SAP SD Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Integration Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Integration Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) SAP Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Finance Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.23%) SAP BI Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) SAP HR Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
1 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
1 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
1 3 (9.68%) SCADA
2 2 (6.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
3 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.13%) Analytics
5 4 (12.90%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (9.68%) Machine Learning
6 3 (9.68%) Web Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.23%) ERP
8 1 (3.23%) ETL
8 1 (3.23%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) PLM
8 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.23%) Use Case
8 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Python
1 3 (9.68%) R
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) PhD
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) SAP
2 6 (19.35%) Tableau
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.23%) Rackspace