The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 78 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing FMCG 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.094% 0.077% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.22% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £443 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
FMCG
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
328 451 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.91% 34.72% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 195 149
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £260 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 22
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £15.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £40.00 £20.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FMCG across the Buckinghamshire region.

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 1 £450 -
FMCG
South East

FMCG
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG.

1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HR
2 2 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP HR
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SuccessFactors
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) HR Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HR Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Finance Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CO Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Financial Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Strategy Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP