Period
to 21 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 120 131
Rank change year-on-year -19 +11 -24
Contract jobs citing FMCG 16 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.53% 0.68% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 2.11% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 3
Manchester median daily rate £250 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.12% +6.25% -21.95%
10th Percentile £208 £177 £359
90th Percentile £313 £488 £505
North West median daily rate £250 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -41.12% -5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £65.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £65.00 -

FMCG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 934 900 1,147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.17% 32.25% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 550 643
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £182 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 31 27
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -11.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.89 £11.32 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.80 £40.00 £34.90
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £17.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +21.74% -21.59% +25.71%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in Manchester

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FMCG in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Manchester

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in Manchester

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £300 - 1
FMCG
North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FMCG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 12 (75.00%) SAP
2 10 (62.50%) PLM
3 6 (37.50%) SAP PLM
4 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Advertising
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) SAP APO
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Delphi
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) MySQL
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow Management
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) SAP PLM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Account Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Delphi Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Delphi Software Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) PLM
2 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) Delphi
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft