Period
to 15 November 2018

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 6 months to 15 November 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)
England > North West
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 182 203
Rank change year-on-year -25 +21 +3
Contract jobs citing FMCG 14 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.33% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 1.13% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
North West median daily rate £444 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.25% +12.68% +10.94%
10th Percentile £313 £366 £396
90th Percentile £738 £650 £540
England median daily rate £400 £428 £450
% change year-on-year -6.43% -5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £27.15 £26.48 £21.00
% change year-on-year +2.55% +26.07% -4.55%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,725 1,683 2,357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 28.90% 29.26% 33.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,013 1,072 1,501
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £213 £206 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 83 93
North West median hourly rate £22.43 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.15% +25.00% -7.73%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.42 £12.03
90th Percentile £49.68 £48.48 £44.95
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

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 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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 6 months to 15 November 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
Manchester -21 8 £400 -11.11% 4
Merseyside -2 3 £900 - 2
Cheshire - 3 - - 3
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 North West region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Sage
3 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) SAP APO
4 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
4 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Essbase
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (14.29%) Advertising
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Logistics
4 2 (14.29%) Sage 1000
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Power BI
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
5 1 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) PMO

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 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Sage 1000
1 2 (14.29%) SAP APO
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Essbase
1 2 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) ERP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Essbase Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Essbase Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Excel Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Hyperion Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Hyperion Essbase Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) QlikView Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Logistics
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Sage
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Hyperion
2 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix