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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 337 339 371
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +32
Contract jobs citing FMCG 259 233 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.48% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% 1.80% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 145 135
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +145.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +78.33%
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
13068 12980 13762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.74% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7907 8091 8150
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 568 558 730
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.22 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
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 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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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
London +16 155 £475 -5.00% 23
South East -2 31 £475 +35.71% 13
East Midlands +25 17 £300 -20.00% 7
East of England -9 14 £398 +22.30% 6
South West -22 13 £368 -18.33% 5
North West -14 12 £619 +70.68% 11
Yorkshire +2 5 £275 -27.63% 7
West Midlands - 5 £363 - 2
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 210 (41.34%) SAP
2 120 (23.62%) Retail
3 98 (19.29%) Finance
4 83 (16.34%) Project Management
5 82 (16.14%) ERP
6 70 (13.78%) Manufacturing
7 69 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (10.83%) CRM
9 53 (10.43%) Marketing
10 52 (10.24%) Migration
11 46 (9.06%) Pharmaceutical
12 41 (8.07%) PRINCE2
13 40 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (7.87%) Change Management
14 39 (7.68%) MS Excel
15 38 (7.48%) Windows
16 33 (6.50%) Microsoft
16 33 (6.50%) SAP Implementation
17 31 (6.10%) Data Migration
18 30 (5.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 29 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
20 28 (5.51%) Degree
20 28 (5.51%) SAP CO
21 27 (5.31%) SharePoint
22 25 (4.92%) ITIL
22 25 (4.92%) Oracle
22 25 (4.92%) Programme Management
23 24 (4.72%) Business Analysis
23 24 (4.72%) Validation
23 24 (4.72%) Telecoms

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 27 (5.31%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.97%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.57%) SAS
4 7 (1.38%) IBM Notes
5 6 (1.18%) Quickr
6 5 (0.98%) Lync
7 4 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (0.79%) CMS
8 3 (0.59%) NetWeaver
8 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.59%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.39%) Apache
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.20%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.35%) MS Project
3 16 (3.15%) MS Office
4 13 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.39%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) InDesign
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 28 (5.51%) SAP CO
2 18 (3.54%) SAP SD
3 14 (2.76%) SAP FI
3 14 (2.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (1.77%) SAP ERP
5 7 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (1.38%) SAP SRM
5 7 (1.38%) SAP MM
6 6 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 6 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.79%) SAP PLM
7 4 (0.79%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.79%) SAP APO
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.59%) SAP PP
8 3 (0.59%) Maximo
8 3 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.97%) Office 365
2 6 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.18%) SaaS
3 5 (0.98%) Force.com
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.20%) CheetahMail
4 1 (0.20%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.95%) WAN
1 15 (2.95%) LAN
2 14 (2.76%) VoIP
3 12 (2.36%) Firewall
4 8 (1.57%) Internet
5 7 (1.38%) DNS
5 7 (1.38%) Intranet
6 6 (1.18%) SNMP
7 4 (0.79%) HTTP
7 4 (0.79%) Wireless
8 3 (0.59%) SAN
8 3 (0.59%) MPLS
8 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.39%) VPN
9 2 (0.39%) SMTP
9 2 (0.39%) DHCP
9 2 (0.39%) VLAN
10 1 (0.20%) IMAP
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.33%) SAP BW
2 17 (3.35%) SAP BI
3 9 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (1.57%) Big Data
5 7 (1.38%) SQL Server
6 5 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.79%) MS Access
7 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.59%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.59%) MySQL
8 3 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.39%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.20%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.20%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (0.98%) LSMW
2 2 (0.39%) Subversion
2 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.20%) NUnit
3 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
General
1 120 (23.62%) Retail
2 98 (19.29%) Finance
3 70 (13.78%) Manufacturing
4 53 (10.43%) Marketing
5 46 (9.06%) Pharmaceutical
6 24 (4.72%) Telecoms
7 16 (3.15%) Banking
8 11 (2.17%) Publishing
9 10 (1.97%) Legal
10 7 (1.38%) Billing
10 7 (1.38%) German Language
11 6 (1.18%) Electronics
12 5 (0.98%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.79%) Front Office
13 4 (0.79%) Back Office
13 4 (0.79%) Advertising
13 4 (0.79%) Russian Language
14 3 (0.59%) French Language
14 3 (0.59%) Automotive
15 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 98 (19.29%) Analyst
2 79 (15.55%) Consultant
3 67 (13.19%) Project Manager
4 49 (9.65%) SAP Consultant
5 48 (9.45%) Architect
6 43 (8.46%) Business Analyst
7 33 (6.50%) Solutions Architect
7 33 (6.50%) SAP Manager
8 25 (4.92%) Programme Manager
8 25 (4.92%) Developer
9 24 (4.72%) SAP Analyst
10 14 (2.76%) Functional Consultant
10 14 (2.76%) Data Analyst
11 13 (2.56%) SAP Data Analyst
11 13 (2.56%) Siebel Analyst
12 12 (2.36%) Supply Chain Manager
12 12 (2.36%) Designer
12 12 (2.36%) Test Manager
12 12 (2.36%) SAP Project Manager
13 11 (2.17%) Functional Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.76%) .NET
2 11 (2.17%) HTML
3 8 (1.57%) CSS
3 8 (1.57%) Web Services
3 8 (1.57%) jQuery
3 8 (1.57%) Visualforce
4 7 (1.38%) HTML5
5 5 (0.98%) SAP CO-PA
5 5 (0.98%) CSS3
5 5 (0.98%) SOAP
6 4 (0.79%) XML
6 4 (0.79%) Flash
6 4 (0.79%) Mason
7 3 (0.59%) EDI
8 2 (0.39%) LAMP
8 2 (0.39%) Ajax
8 2 (0.39%) JSON
8 2 (0.39%) WCF
8 2 (0.39%) Swing
8 2 (0.39%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (1.77%) Digital Media
2 8 (1.57%) NHS
2 8 (1.57%) Management Information System
2 8 (1.57%) IPTV
3 6 (1.18%) PMI
3 6 (1.18%) Social Media
4 5 (0.98%) DTV
5 4 (0.79%) Mathematics
5 4 (0.79%) Data Extraction
5 4 (0.79%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.59%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.59%) Economics
7 2 (0.39%) LIMS
7 2 (0.39%) EPoS
7 2 (0.39%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.39%) iSeries
7 2 (0.39%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.39%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.20%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 38 (7.48%) Windows
2 8 (1.57%) Linux
2 8 (1.57%) Windows XP
3 7 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.98%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.59%) UNIX
6 3 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.39%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (16.34%) Project Management
2 82 (16.14%) ERP
3 69 (13.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (10.83%) CRM
5 52 (10.24%) Migration
6 41 (8.07%) PRINCE2
7 40 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (7.87%) Change Management
8 33 (6.50%) SAP Implementation
9 31 (6.10%) Data Migration
10 30 (5.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 29 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (4.92%) ITIL
12 25 (4.92%) Programme Management
13 24 (4.72%) Validation
13 24 (4.72%) Business Analysis
14 22 (4.33%) Logistics
14 22 (4.33%) E-Commerce
15 19 (3.74%) GAP Analysis
16 14 (2.76%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 21 (4.13%) Java
1 21 (4.13%) SQL
2 15 (2.95%) ABAP
3 10 (1.97%) C#
4 8 (1.57%) Apex Code
5 7 (1.38%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.38%) VBA
6 4 (0.79%) R
7 3 (0.59%) C
7 3 (0.59%) PHP
7 3 (0.59%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.20%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.20%) Python
8 1 (0.20%) Perl
8 1 (0.20%) C++
8 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (5.51%) Degree
2 11 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (1.57%) PMI Certification
4 6 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.18%) PMP
5 5 (0.98%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.79%) CCA
7 3 (0.59%) ISEB
7 3 (0.59%) CIMA
8 2 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.39%) APMP
8 2 (0.39%) HND
8 2 (0.39%) MCSE
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.39%) RHCE
8 2 (0.39%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ACCA
9 1 (0.20%) CISM
9 1 (0.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.38%) QA
3 5 (0.98%) SLA
3 5 (0.98%) GMP
4 4 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) GAAP
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) GxP
6 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.20%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.98%) Terminal Server
2 5 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.20%) XenApp
4 1 (0.20%) XenServer
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
4 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.20%) vCloud
4 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 11 (2.17%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.59%) SCCM
4 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (0.39%) Nagios
5 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.20%) SCOM
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.20%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 210 (41.34%) SAP
2 33 (6.50%) Microsoft
3 25 (4.92%) Oracle
4 18 (3.54%) Siebel
5 17 (3.35%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (3.15%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (1.77%) Citrix
8 7 (1.38%) JD Edwards
8 7 (1.38%) Lotus
9 6 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.18%) VMware
9 6 (1.18%) IBM
10 5 (0.98%) Cisco
11 4 (0.79%) hybris
12 3 (0.59%) Wall Street Systems
12 3 (0.59%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.59%) Cognos
12 3 (0.59%) Adobe
12 3 (0.59%) ION Trading
12 3 (0.59%) Kronos
East London
Clement May
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £625 per day + Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Croydon, Surrey
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 12 days ago