The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 36 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing FMCG 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.78% 1.81% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.60% 5.50% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
77 109 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.84% 32.83% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 68 32
Median daily rate £403 £400 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £150 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 4
Median hourly rate £11.50 £16.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.30% +8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £12.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.09 £40.00 £17.00
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 Merseyside

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Liverpool - 2 £400 -
FMCG
North West

FMCG
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SAP SD

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP SD
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SAP SD Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP