The 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 132 121 122
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing FMCG 11 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 1.23% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £225 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £225 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £419
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.98
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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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
799 734 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.33% 25.81% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 420 370
Average daily rate £375 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 39 63
Average hourly rate £32.00 £15.13 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.57% -13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £10.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £40.00 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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
Bristol -16 2 £400 - 2
Wiltshire - - - -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) SAP
4 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (18.75%) Data Mapping
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (18.75%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) DTV
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Electronics
6 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (12.50%) Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (6.25%) hybris
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) ERwin
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Data Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Data Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
2 3 (18.75%) Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Assistant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (18.75%) Data Mapping
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
3 3 (18.75%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (18.75%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V2
5 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Embarcadero
3 1 (6.25%) Sage
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.25%) Teradata
3 1 (6.25%) Netezza
3 1 (6.25%) DataFlux
3 1 (6.25%) hybris
3 1 (6.25%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) Hortonworks