Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 101 78
Rank change year-on-year +23 -23 +8
Contract jobs citing FMCG 21 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.35% 0.13% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.84% 0.46% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 4 0
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +44.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 434 437 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.91% 28.73% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 289 223
Birmingham median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £228 £200 £213
90th Percentile £500 £538 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £364
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.59% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £16.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.13% +17.54% +9.20%
10th Percentile £9.21 £10.60 £10.92
90th Percentile £29.08 £20.51 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £16.60
% change year-on-year +14.29% -5.12% -17.00%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in Birmingham

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Birmingham

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FMCG in Birmingham

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) VB
2 10 (47.62%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
2 10 (47.62%) Task Automation
2 10 (47.62%) WinAutomation
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
3 5 (23.81%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) Information Management
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Logistics
4 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Use Case
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (19.05%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) Workflow
4 4 (19.05%) Retail
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) ETL

FMCG
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) NetSuite
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
1 4 (19.05%) VPN
1 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (19.05%) Power BI
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) WinAutomation
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 8 (38.10%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Business IT Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) IT Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) LAN/WAN Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Transformation Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) ERP Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Task Automation
2 5 (23.81%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (23.81%) Visualisation
3 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) ETL
3 4 (19.05%) Information Management
3 4 (19.05%) Logistics
3 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Time Management
3 4 (19.05%) Use Case
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
1 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
1 10 (47.62%) Python
1 10 (47.62%) VB
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) IBM
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Capita
3 1 (4.76%) CODA
3 1 (4.76%) IFS
3 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau
3 1 (4.76%) Workday