The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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)
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 148 127
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21  
Contract jobs citing FMCG 16 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.55% 0.34% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.70% 1.08% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £590 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.75% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £473 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £488 £434
% change year-on-year -12.82% +12.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +80.20%  

FMCG is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 940 1206 979
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 32.07% 31.38% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 716 557
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 53 62
Median hourly rate £29.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.44% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £47.39 £47.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing FMCG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in the North West

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in the North West

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in the North West over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FMCG in the North West

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in the North West

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 5 £590 - 1
Manchester +2 4 £363 - 4
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FMCG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 25 (69.44%) SAP
2 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (19.44%) SAP BW
3 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) Retail
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) PLM
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.11%) DB2
5 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.11%) SAP PLM
5 4 (11.11%) Change Control
5 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) Power BI
6 3 (8.33%) QlikView
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.33%) Adobe
6 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.56%) SAP PP
7 2 (5.56%) Advertising
7 2 (5.56%) InDesign

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (5.56%) InDesign
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) SAP PLM
2 2 (5.56%) SAP PP
2 2 (5.56%) SAP PP-PI
2 2 (5.56%) SAP SD
3 1 (2.78%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (2.78%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
3 1 (2.78%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (2.78%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.78%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (5.56%) Network Security
1 2 (5.56%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SAP BW
2 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.11%) DB2
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.33%) Power BI
5 3 (8.33%) QlikView
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.78%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Billing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Consultant
2 11 (30.56%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.89%) SAP Manager
4 4 (11.11%) SAP BW Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Artworker
6 2 (5.56%) Creative Artworker
6 2 (5.56%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.56%) SAP PI Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) SAP PP Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) FMCG Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Junior Artworker
7 1 (2.78%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) MDX
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
3 4 (11.11%) Change Control
3 4 (11.11%) PLM
3 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.11%) Scrum
4 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Project Management
4 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) SDLC
5 2 (5.56%) Typography
6 1 (2.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 1 (2.78%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) CISM
1 2 (5.56%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
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