The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank - 129 119
Contract jobs citing FMCG 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.099% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.36% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate - £303 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
FMCG
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1016 822 695
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.00% 27.08% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 411 358
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 44 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +22.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

FMCG
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAP APO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) SAP QM
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP-PI

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP APO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PP-PI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP QM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP R/3
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP MM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP