The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 94 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing FMCG 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.46% 0.26% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.71% 0.97% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £175 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £421
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £14.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% +21.73%
FMCG
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
469 412 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.68% 27.02% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 182 145
Average daily rate £400 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £171 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 51 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £10.81 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £35.00 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
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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
Derbyshire +6 5 £283 -
Leicestershire +3 2 £463 +164.28% 1
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Logistics
3 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) SAP WM
4 2 (13.33%) MPLS
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) SNMP
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) SCADA
4 2 (13.33%) SAP LE
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
4 2 (13.33%) User Experience
5 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SAP SD
1 2 (13.33%) SAP WM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP LE
2 1 (6.67%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) MPLS
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) SAP WM Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Project Leader
4 1 (6.67%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Change Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Change Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) SCADA
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Logistics
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) System Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint