The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 331 318 328
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing FMCG 237 240 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.53% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 1.67% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 140 123
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Average hourly rate £14.50 £80.00 £25.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.87% +207.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £30.80 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £80.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £15.98
% change year-on-year
- -12.39%
FMCG
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14367 14360 12509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.51% 31.49% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8927 8927 7649
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 547 586 687
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.72 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in England

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in England

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the England region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in England

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in England

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 5 March 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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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
London -2 137 £450 -1.36% 20
South East -36 34 £434 -3.66% 14
North West -10 23 £550 +22.22% 7
East of England +10 11 £475 +13.09% 9
South West -5 11 £425 +88.88% 2
East Midlands +2 6 £425 +16.43% 7
Yorkshire -15 5 £275 -8.63% 1
West Midlands -2 4 - -
Midlands - 1 £400 -
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 203 (42.74%) SAP
2 96 (20.21%) Retail
3 79 (16.63%) Manufacturing
4 70 (14.74%) Finance
4 70 (14.74%) Project Management
5 67 (14.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 63 (13.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 60 (12.63%) ERP
8 51 (10.74%) Migration
9 50 (10.53%) Marketing
10 47 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (8.63%) Windows
12 40 (8.42%) Logistics
13 39 (8.21%) Change Management
14 38 (8.00%) E-Commerce
14 38 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
15 35 (7.37%) ITIL
16 33 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (6.95%) Data Migration
16 33 (6.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 32 (6.74%) Analytics
17 32 (6.74%) Microsoft
18 28 (5.89%) SQL
19 26 (5.47%) Business Analysis
20 25 (5.26%) SAP SD
21 24 (5.05%) MS Office
22 23 (4.84%) Service Delivery
22 23 (4.84%) Java
22 23 (4.84%) PRINCE2
22 23 (4.84%) SAP BW

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (2.32%) CMS
2 9 (1.89%) SAS
3 8 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.26%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.05%) Confluence
6 3 (0.63%) Drupal
6 3 (0.63%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.63%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.42%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.42%) IIS
7 2 (0.42%) Apache
7 2 (0.42%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.42%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.21%) WordPress
8 1 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (5.05%) MS Office
2 18 (3.79%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.53%) MS Project
4 8 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) SPSS
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 25 (5.26%) SAP SD
2 16 (3.37%) SAP FI
2 16 (3.37%) SAP CO
3 15 (3.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (2.53%) SAP MM
5 10 (2.11%) SAP ERP
6 8 (1.68%) SAP APO
6 8 (1.68%) SAP WM
6 8 (1.68%) SAP PLM
7 7 (1.47%) SAP FI-AP
8 6 (1.26%) SAP PP
8 6 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (1.05%) SAP FSCM
10 3 (0.63%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.63%) SAP LE
10 3 (0.63%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.63%) SAP PM
10 3 (0.63%) SAP MDM
10 3 (0.63%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.84%) SaaS
2 2 (0.42%) Office 365
3 1 (0.21%) Force.com
3 1 (0.21%) PaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.74%) LAN
2 12 (2.53%) WAN
3 4 (0.84%) DNS
3 4 (0.84%) CTI
3 4 (0.84%) Wireless
4 3 (0.63%) Intranet
4 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.42%) Internet
5 2 (0.42%) DHCP
5 2 (0.42%) SNMP
5 2 (0.42%) Firewall
6 1 (0.21%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.21%) MPLS
6 1 (0.21%) PBX
6 1 (0.21%) VoIP
6 1 (0.21%) GSM
6 1 (0.21%) SAN
6 1 (0.21%) WAAS
6 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.84%) SAP BW
2 14 (2.95%) QlikView
3 9 (1.89%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.68%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.47%) Big Data
6 6 (1.26%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (1.05%) SAP BI
7 5 (1.05%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.84%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (0.84%) DB2
9 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.42%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects XI
11 1 (0.21%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.68%) LSMW
2 7 (1.47%) Selenium
2 7 (1.47%) JUnit
3 5 (1.05%) JIRA
4 3 (0.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.21%) ERwin
5 1 (0.21%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.21%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.21%) Axure RP
General
1 96 (20.21%) Retail
2 79 (16.63%) Manufacturing
3 70 (14.74%) Finance
4 67 (14.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 50 (10.53%) Marketing
6 12 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.53%) Banking
7 10 (2.11%) Electronics
7 10 (2.11%) Advertising
7 10 (2.11%) Publishing
8 8 (1.68%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.05%) Legal
10 4 (0.84%) Billing
10 4 (0.84%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.63%) Portuguese Language
11 3 (0.63%) Games
11 3 (0.63%) Back Office
11 3 (0.63%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (22.32%) Analyst
2 103 (21.68%) Consultant
3 75 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
4 53 (11.16%) Project Manager
5 40 (8.42%) Business Analyst
6 34 (7.16%) Developer
7 30 (6.32%) SAP Manager
8 24 (5.05%) Architect
9 23 (4.84%) Data Analyst
10 16 (3.37%) Functional Analyst
11 12 (2.53%) Programme Manager
11 12 (2.53%) Security Consultant
12 11 (2.32%) .NET Developer
12 11 (2.32%) Desktop Support
13 10 (2.11%) Functional Consultant
13 10 (2.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 10 (2.11%) Service Manager
13 10 (2.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
14 9 (1.89%) Siebel Analyst
14 9 (1.89%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.63%) .NET
2 11 (2.32%) HTML
2 11 (2.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 10 (2.11%) CSS
4 8 (1.68%) XML
4 8 (1.68%) Spring
5 7 (1.47%) EDI
5 7 (1.47%) AngularJS
6 6 (1.26%) HTML5
7 5 (1.05%) XML Messaging
8 4 (0.84%) CSS3
8 4 (0.84%) EDIFACT
9 3 (0.63%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.63%) Middleware
9 3 (0.63%) WAP
9 3 (0.63%) Mason
9 3 (0.63%) SAP PI
10 2 (0.42%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.42%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (0.42%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.74%) User Experience
3 7 (1.47%) Data Integration
4 6 (1.26%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.26%) E-Learning
5 5 (1.05%) Social Media
6 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
6 4 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (0.84%) Data Extraction
6 4 (0.84%) TRADACOMS
6 4 (0.84%) DTV
6 4 (0.84%) Statistics
6 4 (0.84%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.63%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.42%) iSeries
8 2 (0.42%) Open Source
8 2 (0.42%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.42%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.42%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.42%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.63%) Windows
2 20 (4.21%) Windows 7
3 15 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (2.74%) Windows 8
5 12 (2.53%) UNIX
6 10 (2.11%) Linux
7 9 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.21%) AIX
9 1 (0.21%) Solaris
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.21%) Android
9 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (14.74%) Project Management
2 63 (13.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (12.63%) ERP
4 51 (10.74%) Migration
5 47 (9.89%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (8.42%) Logistics
7 39 (8.21%) Change Management
8 38 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 35 (7.37%) ITIL
10 33 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (6.95%) Data Migration
10 33 (6.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 32 (6.74%) Analytics
12 26 (5.47%) Business Analysis
13 23 (4.84%) Service Delivery
13 23 (4.84%) PRINCE2
14 19 (4.00%) Six Sigma
15 18 (3.79%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (3.58%) Lean Six Sigma
16 17 (3.58%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (5.89%) SQL
2 23 (4.84%) Java
3 11 (2.32%) VB.NET
4 10 (2.11%) JavaScript
4 10 (2.11%) C
5 6 (1.26%) ABAP
6 3 (0.63%) C#
6 3 (0.63%) PHP
7 2 (0.42%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.21%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.21%) C++
8 1 (0.21%) VBScript
8 1 (0.21%) VBA
8 1 (0.21%) SQR
8 1 (0.21%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.21%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.21%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (4.63%) Degree
2 17 (3.58%) SAP Certification
3 10 (2.11%) VCP4
4 7 (1.47%) CISM
4 7 (1.47%) CISSP
4 7 (1.47%) PMP
4 7 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.84%) ISEB
7 3 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.63%) CIMA
7 3 (0.63%) ACCA
7 3 (0.63%) A+ Certification
7 3 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.42%) CISA
8 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.21%) CEH
9 1 (0.21%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.21%) MBA
9 1 (0.21%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.63%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.32%) SLA
3 6 (1.26%) COBIT
4 5 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.42%) GxP
5 2 (0.42%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.42%) QA
6 1 (0.21%) DICOM
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.21%) GAAP
6 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.21%) GCP
6 1 (0.21%) GMP
System Software
1 11 (2.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.42%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.21%) Cronacle
3 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.21%) vSphere
3 1 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.21%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (1.68%) SCCM
2 3 (0.63%) Puppet
3 2 (0.42%) BladeLogic
3 2 (0.42%) SCOM
4 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 203 (42.74%) SAP
2 32 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.16%) Oracle
4 11 (2.32%) VMware
5 10 (2.11%) Cognos
5 10 (2.11%) Siebel
5 10 (2.11%) Citrix
6 9 (1.89%) Teradata
6 9 (1.89%) hybris
7 8 (1.68%) Informatica
8 7 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (1.47%) RedPrairie
9 6 (1.26%) Business Objects
9 6 (1.26%) Lotus
9 6 (1.26%) webMethods
10 5 (1.05%) AppSense
10 5 (1.05%) Adobe
10 5 (1.05%) IBM
11 4 (0.84%) JD Edwards
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ware, Hertfordshire
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago