Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 125 133
Rank change year-on-year -23 +8 -15
Contract jobs citing FMCG 10 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.32% 0.50% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.65% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Manchester median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £313 £361 £273
90th Percentile £523 £583 £498
North West median daily rate £444 £550 £400
% change year-on-year -19.32% +37.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 986 847 1,238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.45% 29.96% 34.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 512 774
Manchester median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - +12.28%
10th Percentile £219 £188 £250
90th Percentile £550 £588 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 44 33
Manchester median hourly rate £24.68 £19.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.55% +32.20% +11.32%
10th Percentile £12.82 £11.78 £12.30
90th Percentile £32.50 £46.43 £34.85
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £20.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.93% +28.13% -5.88%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 October 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
Wigan - 1 - -
FMCG
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Essbase
3 2 (20.00%) SAP APO
3 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Power BI
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (10.00%) PMO
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
4 1 (10.00%) Sage X3
4 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL

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 2 (20.00%) SAP APO
2 1 (10.00%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Essbase
1 2 (20.00%) Power BI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Essbase Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Essbase Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (10.00%) VMware