The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 168 170 155
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing FMCG 23 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.47% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 1.24% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 30
Average daily rate
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£498 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.60% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £648 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £15.98
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1948 2257 2157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.95% 38.28% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1622 1662
Average daily rate £465 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 44 49
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.50 £21.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £16.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £42.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.32 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+0.98% -8.40%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the City of London region.

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (43.90%) SAP
2 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.51%) Change Management
3 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (14.63%) Siebel
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Marketing
5 5 (12.20%) Retail
5 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (12.20%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Java
6 4 (9.76%) ERP
6 4 (9.76%) SAS
6 4 (9.76%) SAP BW
6 4 (9.76%) CTI
6 4 (9.76%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) Publishing
6 4 (9.76%) Validation
6 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.76%) Analytics
6 4 (9.76%) Campaign Management
7 3 (7.32%) hybris
7 3 (7.32%) Big Data
7 3 (7.32%) Data Management
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Spring
7 3 (7.32%) Data Validation
7 3 (7.32%) Selenium
7 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
7 3 (7.32%) Data Mapping

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.88%) SAP MM
1 2 (4.88%) SAP PP
1 2 (4.88%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (4.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.44%) SAP PLM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.44%) SAP EWM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.44%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) CTI
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SAP BW
2 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.32%) Big Data
3 2 (4.88%) SAP BI
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.44%) Essbase
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) QlikView
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JUnit
1 3 (7.32%) Selenium
General
1 6 (14.63%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Publishing
4 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Business Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Consultant
2 7 (17.07%) Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Siebel Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Siebel Business Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (4.88%) CRM Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Data Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Functional Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Head of Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.88%) CRM Architect
7 2 (4.88%) OBIEE Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Siebel Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Spring
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.44%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.44%) Mason
3 1 (2.44%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (19.51%) Change Management
3 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
5 4 (9.76%) ERP
5 4 (9.76%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Validation
5 4 (9.76%) Campaign Management
5 4 (9.76%) Analytics
6 3 (7.32%) CRM
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 3 (7.32%) Regression Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Data Validation
6 3 (7.32%) Data Mapping
6 3 (7.32%) Data Management
6 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.88%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) CISSP
1 2 (4.88%) CISM
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) SCOM
1 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) SAP
2 6 (14.63%) Siebel
3 3 (7.32%) hybris
4 2 (4.88%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.44%) Tableau
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix
5 1 (2.44%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Teradata