The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 49 48
Contract jobs citing FMCG 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.84% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 117 119 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 35.45% 26.68% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 84 84
Median daily rate £405 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% +28.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £725 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.42 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.73% +21.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £12.88 £8.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £21.28 £23.08
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in South Yorkshire