The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 56 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing FMCG 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.16% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.81% 0.61% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £434
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £58.50 -
% change year-on-year
-53.84% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
166 165 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.67% 26.19% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 98 74
Median daily rate £381 £364 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.81% +5.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £150 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -27.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.19 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.37 £42.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

FMCG
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Logistics
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Change Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) HR Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) HR Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS