The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 29 April 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)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 34 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8  
Contract jobs citing FMCG 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.42% 0.42% 1.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 1.49% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £443
% change year-on-year - -3.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - £24.00

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 Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 76 67 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 31.80% 28.27% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 42
Median daily rate £351 £338 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.91% -7.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £194 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.07 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -76.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Liverpool

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Swim Lanes
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SAP SD

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (66.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP SD
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Director
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP SD Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Swim Lanes
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP