Period
to 20 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18 -
Contract jobs citing FMCG 18 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.41% 5.88% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.22% 17.65% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 2
Staffordshire median daily rate £390 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £413 £450
% change year-on-year -3.03% -8.33% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £87.45 - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 89 85 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 31.67% 33.33% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 60 49
Staffordshire median daily rate £368 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +16.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £275 £178 £124
90th Percentile £450 £460 £419
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +5.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Staffordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £15.99 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.33% +18.44% -15.63%
10th Percentile £16.99 £10.23 £11.74
90th Percentile £30.95 £33.50 £33.30
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.91% +22.19% -22.86%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in Staffordshire

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Staffordshire

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FMCG in Staffordshire

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. 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
Tamworth +3 11 £400 -3.03%
Stoke-on-Trent 0 7 £350 -9.68%
FMCG
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FMCG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 12 (66.67%) Retail
2 7 (38.89%) Logistics
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) ERP
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
6 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) GDPR
6 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) Legal
6 2 (11.11%) Information Security
6 2 (11.11%) Firewall
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.56%) VMware

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DHCP
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 12 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) DBA
1 6 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) ERP Manager
3 3 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Wintel Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Logistics
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.56%) Change Control
5 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Decision-Making
5 1 (5.56%) Project Governance
5 1 (5.56%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco
1 1 (5.56%) Kaseya
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) VMware