The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 27 June 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing FMCG 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £381 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £500 £429
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +80.20%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 317 460 328
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 25.81% 34.15% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 224 159
Median daily rate £398 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £520 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Median hourly rate £43.39 £47.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +156.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Case Management
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall