The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 77 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Contract jobs citing FMCG 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.26% 0.70% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 2.97% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 2
Average daily rate
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£330 £388 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% -35.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £299 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £439 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £14.00 £16.73
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -16.31%
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Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
326 303 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.35% 23.56% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 161 68
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +101.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -12.47%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

FMCG
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG.

1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus Notes Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Data Governance
1 3 (75.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus