The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 28 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 South 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 127 105 120
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs citing FMCG 13 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 1.20% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 7
Average daily rate
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£368 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £370 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £650 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +150.00%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
599 417 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.60% 19.57% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 241 287
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 50
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -53.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
FMCG
England

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in the South West

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol -16 5 £250 - 1
Devon - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
Somerset - - - - 4
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 17 (70.83%) SAP
2 15 (62.50%) ABAP
2 15 (62.50%) SAP BW
3 13 (54.17%) ERP
3 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (45.83%) SAP BI
6 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) SAP CO
7 4 (16.67%) SAP HANA
7 4 (16.67%) SAP CO-PA
8 3 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
9 2 (8.33%) NHS
9 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
9 2 (8.33%) Change Management
9 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
9 2 (8.33%) Analytics
9 2 (8.33%) Dependency Management
9 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 2 (8.33%) Banking
9 2 (8.33%) Retail
9 2 (8.33%) IPTV

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.17%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) CheetahMail
1 1 (4.17%) Pure360
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SAP BW
2 11 (45.83%) SAP BI
3 4 (16.67%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 16 (66.67%) Consultant
2 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 11 (45.83%) SAP BI Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) SAP BW Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Supply Chain Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Campaign Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) SAP APO Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) SAP CO Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Marketing Campaign Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
1 2 (8.33%) IPTV
1 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ERP
1 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (8.33%) Dependency Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.17%) Database Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Network Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GMP
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) SAP
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Unica
3 1 (4.17%) SmartFocus
3 1 (4.17%) JBoss
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