Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 18 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)
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 204 219
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15 -24
Contract jobs citing FMCG 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.086% 0.045%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.30% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
South West median daily rate £195 £625 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.80% +66.67% +42.18%
10th Percentile £185 £333 £363
90th Percentile £234 £668 £388
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
South West median hourly rate £14.75 £5.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +195.00% - -
England median hourly rate £26.48 £21.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +26.07% -14.29% -9.26%

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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1529 1674 1836
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.21% 28.83% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 1143 1167
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £209 £225 £212
90th Percentile £541 £561 £532
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 118 103
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £26.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.17% -29.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.58 £12.76
90th Percentile £57.03 £43.90 £54.25
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in the South West

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in the South West

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in the South West

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 7 £193 -
Cornwall - 2 £238 -
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South West region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) Office 365
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 8
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) SCCM
3 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) iPhone
3 6 (66.67%) AirWatch
3 6 (66.67%) iPad
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) ERP
6 2 (22.22%) VLAN
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
7 1 (11.11%) SAP EWM
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (11.11%) Meraki
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
7 1 (11.11%) Network Security
7 1 (11.11%) Network Design
7 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VLAN
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) iPad
1 6 (66.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 8
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) AirWatch
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) Meraki
4 1 (11.11%) NETGEAR
4 1 (11.11%) Siemens
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL