The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 121 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing FMCG 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.15% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 0.75% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate £313 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.75% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -25.80%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
564 401 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.95% 19.53% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 208 201
Average daily rate £325 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
FMCG
England

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 3 - -
West Yorkshire -18 2 £301 -24.68% 1
North Yorkshire -3 1 £301 -33.11%
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (36.36%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (27.27%) Logistics
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) EDI
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) SAP SD
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Display Advertising
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (9.09%) HTML

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (18.18%) SAP SD
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP EDI Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) ERP Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) EDI
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Logistics
1 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Display Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP