The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 119 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing FMCG 6 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.36% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 1.34% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 5
Average daily rate £350 £413 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £158 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £595 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £442 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £58.50 - -
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
630 672 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.49% 26.80% 28.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 377 338
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £177 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 59 64
Average hourly rate £37.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the East of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hertfordshire +4 5 £350 -27.83% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 1 £425 +169.84%
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Logistics
3 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) SQLPlus
4 2 (16.67%) SAP R/3
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) AS400
4 2 (16.67%) MS Project Server
4 2 (16.67%) Life Science
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) Test Management
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (16.67%) MS Project Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP R/3
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (16.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
3 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SAP MM Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SAP MM Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SAP SD Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SAP SD Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Logistics Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP WM Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP WM Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
1 2 (16.67%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Logistics
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) CMMI
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) SOLID
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle