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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 157 161 188
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +27
Contract jobs citing FMCG 5 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.058% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.14% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 11
Median daily rate £431 £288 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -42.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £188 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £388 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £475 £388
% change year-on-year
-11.84% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £5.00 £46.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-89.30% +24.66%
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
1304 1388 2154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.75% 40.12% 37.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 981 1068 1669
Median daily rate £515 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 38
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £12.70 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.85 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

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
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 7 December 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 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
1 3 (42.86%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
2 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Animation
2 2 (28.57%) Brand Management
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 1 (14.29%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) Power BI
1 1 (14.29%) PowerPivot
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) HR Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Insight Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Animation
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Brand Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP