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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 171 190 178
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs citing FMCG 2 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.057% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.70% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 15
Median daily rate £363 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.95% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £264 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £650 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £406
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
FMCG
London

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
1412 2148 2159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.06% 38.88% 37.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1697 1522
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 48
Median hourly rate £16.10 £17.99 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% -2.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.79 £39.05 £35.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.08 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +0.42%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3D Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planner
1 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft