The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 36 29 34
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Contract jobs citing FMCG 3 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.94% 3.25% 1.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.16% 11.11% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £365 - £450
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 Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 95 99 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 29.78% 29.29% 30.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 72 54
Median daily rate £358 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £14.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.36% +11.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.41 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.50 £41.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Merseyside

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in Merseyside

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wirral +3 2 £365 -
Liverpool +2 1 - - 1
FMCG
North West

FMCG
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Swim Lanes
2 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (40.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Director
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SD Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Swim Lanes
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP