The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 30 March 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)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 72
Contract jobs citing FMCG 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £434
% change year-on-year +6.25% -7.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - -

FMCG is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 173 321 267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 31.57% 31.69% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 197 162
Median daily rate £350 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.30% -2.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.27% +33.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £13.74 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £42.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing FMCG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in Cheshire

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Cheshire

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in Cheshire