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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 138 140 123
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing FMCG 19 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.60% 0.57% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.94% 1.94% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 12
Median daily rate £463 £550 £471
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £670 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £475 £384
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +23.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £5.00 £46.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-89.30% +24.66%
FMCG
England

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
977 1237 955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.69% 29.54% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 686 543
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 63 54
Median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

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
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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +2 12 £475 +18.75% 3
Merseyside -2 2 £400 -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 22 (75.86%) SAP
2 11 (37.93%) Manufacturing
3 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (24.14%) Process Improvement
5 6 (20.69%) Tableau
5 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Retail
6 5 (17.24%) Analytics
7 4 (13.79%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
8 3 (10.34%) Machine Learning
8 3 (10.34%) Big Data
8 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (10.34%) SAP MII
8 3 (10.34%) SaaS
8 3 (10.34%) R
8 3 (10.34%) PhD
8 3 (10.34%) Python
8 3 (10.34%) SAS
8 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
8 3 (10.34%) SCADA
8 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
8 3 (10.34%) Credit Risk
8 3 (10.34%) Web Analytics
8 3 (10.34%) Marketing
9 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (6.90%) Statistics
9 2 (6.90%) SAP PP-PI

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 (10.34%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP MII
1 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (6.90%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.45%) SAP MDM
3 1 (3.45%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Big Data
1 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (37.93%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) SAP Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Tableau Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Data Scientist
5 3 (10.34%) SAP SD Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Finance Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Architect
7 1 (3.45%) SAP BI Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) SAP HR Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) SAP HR Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) SAP MDM Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Algorithms
1 3 (10.34%) Credit Risk
1 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
1 3 (10.34%) SCADA
2 2 (6.90%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (24.14%) Process Improvement
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Analytics
5 4 (13.79%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (10.34%) Machine Learning
6 3 (10.34%) Web Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.90%) ETL
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) CRM
8 1 (3.45%) Cutover Planning
8 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Master Data Management
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Python
1 3 (10.34%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) SAP
2 6 (20.69%) Tableau
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.45%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com