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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 178 194 205
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Contract jobs citing FMCG 22 37 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.50% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 1.54% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 17
Average daily rate
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£525 £575 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.69% +47.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £635 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +78.33%
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
1754 2396 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.77% 32.56% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1747 1903
Average daily rate £475 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 61 57
Average hourly rate £17.68 £19.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.32% -1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.05 £45.60 £32.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, 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 25 (35.21%) SAP
2 23 (32.39%) Retail
3 18 (25.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (21.13%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (15.49%) Project Management
5 11 (15.49%) Validation
5 11 (15.49%) Finance
6 9 (12.68%) Change Management
6 9 (12.68%) Migration
6 9 (12.68%) CRM
7 8 (11.27%) SAP BI
7 8 (11.27%) Marketing
8 7 (9.86%) Degree
8 7 (9.86%) Data Management
8 7 (9.86%) SAP CO
9 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
9 6 (8.45%) SQL
9 6 (8.45%) Java
9 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
9 6 (8.45%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (8.45%) Data Migration
9 6 (8.45%) Data Validation
10 5 (7.04%) Data Mapping
10 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
10 5 (7.04%) Banking
10 5 (7.04%) Oracle
10 5 (7.04%) ERP
10 5 (7.04%) SAP SD
11 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
11 4 (5.63%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (5.63%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.63%) SAS
1 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SPSS
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) SAP CO
2 5 (7.04%) SAP SD
3 3 (4.23%) SAP BPC
4 2 (2.82%) SAP FI
4 2 (2.82%) SAP MM
4 2 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Magento
5 1 (1.41%) SAP SRM
5 1 (1.41%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.41%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.41%) Force.com
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) SNMP
2 2 (2.82%) SMTP
3 1 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (1.41%) WAAS
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.41%) VLAN
3 1 (1.41%) IMAP
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.41%) Network Security
3 1 (1.41%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.41%) DHCP
3 1 (1.41%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.41%) FTP
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) WLAN
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.27%) SAP BI
2 3 (4.23%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (4.23%) Big Data
3 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) LSMW
1 1 (1.41%) InstallShield
General
1 23 (32.39%) Retail
2 11 (15.49%) Finance
3 8 (11.27%) Marketing
4 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.04%) Banking
5 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.82%) Electronics
7 1 (1.41%) Billing
7 1 (1.41%) Law
7 1 (1.41%) Legal
7 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (18.31%) Analyst
2 9 (12.68%) Consultant
3 6 (8.45%) Programme Manager
3 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.04%) Designer
4 5 (7.04%) Architect
4 5 (7.04%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (5.63%) Data Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Head of IT
5 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 4 (5.63%) SAP SD Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) SAP Data Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Head of Development
6 3 (4.23%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 3 (4.23%) SAP Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Data Migration Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) SharePoint Consultant
6 3 (4.23%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) jQuery
2 2 (2.82%) SOAP
2 2 (2.82%) XML
2 2 (2.82%) JSON
2 2 (2.82%) REST
2 2 (2.82%) HATEOAS
3 1 (1.41%) Mason
3 1 (1.41%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.41%) WCF
3 1 (1.41%) CSS
3 1 (1.41%) Swing
3 1 (1.41%) .NET
3 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) NHS
1 2 (2.82%) DTV
1 2 (2.82%) Economics
1 2 (2.82%) Mathematics
1 2 (2.82%) IPTV
1 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (21.13%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (15.49%) Project Management
3 11 (15.49%) Validation
4 9 (12.68%) Change Management
4 9 (12.68%) Migration
4 9 (12.68%) CRM
5 7 (9.86%) Data Management
6 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.45%) SAP Implementation
6 6 (8.45%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.45%) Data Validation
7 5 (7.04%) Data Mapping
7 5 (7.04%) ERP
8 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.63%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.45%) SQL
1 6 (8.45%) Java
2 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.82%) R
4 1 (1.41%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.41%) Python
4 1 (1.41%) VBScript
4 1 (1.41%) VB
4 1 (1.41%) C
4 1 (1.41%) C#
4 1 (1.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) CCA
3 2 (2.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.41%) MCTS
4 1 (1.41%) MCITP
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.41%) CCEA
4 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.41%) MCSE
4 1 (1.41%) MCSA
4 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.41%) XenApp
2 1 (1.41%) XenServer
2 1 (1.41%) vSphere
2 1 (1.41%) vCloud
2 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (35.21%) SAP
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle
4 3 (4.23%) Siebel
4 3 (4.23%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.41%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.41%) F5
6 1 (1.41%) Aruba
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) VMware
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