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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 348 345 351
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing FMCG 215 201 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 1.43% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 120 116
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £446
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 11
Average hourly rate £23.00 £49.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.29% +64.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £24.65 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £73.85 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.23
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
13894 14021 12698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.48% 31.44% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8858 8772 7714
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 562 563 765
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 29 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

FMCG Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 January 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
London +20 128 £469 -0.26% 34
South East -15 30 £434 -8.73% 13
North West -4 10 £600 +33.33% 5
East of England -8 10 £475 +5.55% 9
East Midlands +15 7 £313 -10.71% 3
Yorkshire -4 7 £313 - 6
South West -14 6 £425 +88.88% 6
West Midlands +4 5 - - 4
South Coast - 1 £400 -
Midlands - - - -
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 195 (42.03%) SAP
2 90 (19.40%) Retail
3 80 (17.24%) Manufacturing
4 73 (15.73%) Finance
5 66 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 57 (12.28%) Project Management
7 56 (12.07%) ERP
8 54 (11.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 51 (10.99%) Migration
10 50 (10.78%) Windows
11 47 (10.13%) Marketing
12 43 (9.27%) Logistics
12 43 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (8.62%) Microsoft
13 40 (8.62%) E-Commerce
14 39 (8.41%) Change Management
14 39 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
15 37 (7.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 33 (7.11%) Data Migration
17 30 (6.47%) ITIL
17 30 (6.47%) Analytics
18 29 (6.25%) SAP BW
18 29 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (6.03%) SQL
20 26 (5.60%) Degree
21 25 (5.39%) MS Office
21 25 (5.39%) CRM
22 24 (5.17%) .NET
22 24 (5.17%) SAP SD
22 24 (5.17%) Business Analysis

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 10 (2.16%) CMS
2 9 (1.94%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.94%) SAS
3 7 (1.51%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.29%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.86%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (0.65%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.65%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.65%) Quickr
7 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.43%) Kentico
7 2 (0.43%) Drupal
7 2 (0.43%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.43%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.43%) IIS
7 2 (0.43%) Apache
8 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.22%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.22%) WordPress
8 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (5.39%) MS Office
2 15 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 12 (2.59%) MS Project
4 10 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.29%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) SPSS
6 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 24 (5.17%) SAP SD
2 15 (3.23%) SAP CO
3 14 (3.02%) SAP FI/CO
3 14 (3.02%) SAP FI
4 10 (2.16%) SAP ERP
5 8 (1.72%) SAP PLM
5 8 (1.72%) SAP MM
5 8 (1.72%) SAP APO
6 6 (1.29%) SAP FI-AP
6 6 (1.29%) SAP SRM
7 5 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (1.08%) SAP FSCM
8 4 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.86%) SAP PP
8 4 (0.86%) SAP WM
9 3 (0.65%) SAP PM
9 3 (0.65%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.65%) SAP GRC
10 2 (0.43%) Magento
10 2 (0.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.08%) SaaS
2 3 (0.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) PaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) Force.com
3 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.88%) LAN
2 16 (3.45%) WAN
3 6 (1.29%) VoIP
4 5 (1.08%) DNS
5 4 (0.86%) Intranet
5 4 (0.86%) Internet
5 4 (0.86%) SNMP
6 3 (0.65%) SAN
7 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.43%) CTI
7 2 (0.43%) Wireless
8 1 (0.22%) MPLS
8 1 (0.22%) Firewall
8 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.22%) DHCP
8 1 (0.22%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.22%) GSM
8 1 (0.22%) PBX
8 1 (0.22%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.25%) SAP BW
2 14 (3.02%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.16%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (1.72%) QlikView
4 8 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.51%) Big Data
6 6 (1.29%) SAP BI
7 5 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.65%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.65%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.43%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.43%) DB2
10 1 (0.22%) Essbase
10 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (1.72%) LSMW
2 4 (0.86%) Selenium
2 4 (0.86%) JUnit
3 1 (0.22%) PeopleTools
3 1 (0.22%) ERwin
3 1 (0.22%) JIRA
3 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 90 (19.40%) Retail
2 80 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 73 (15.73%) Finance
4 54 (11.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 47 (10.13%) Marketing
6 15 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.37%) Banking
8 8 (1.72%) General Ledger
8 8 (1.72%) Legal
9 7 (1.51%) Publishing
9 7 (1.51%) Electronics
10 6 (1.29%) Advertising
11 4 (0.86%) Billing
11 4 (0.86%) Automotive
12 3 (0.65%) Back Office
12 3 (0.65%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.65%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (22.41%) Analyst
2 101 (21.77%) Consultant
3 69 (14.87%) SAP Consultant
4 39 (8.41%) Architect
4 39 (8.41%) Business Analyst
5 37 (7.97%) Project Manager
6 33 (7.11%) Developer
7 25 (5.39%) SAP Manager
8 22 (4.74%) Data Analyst
9 19 (4.09%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (3.23%) Functional Analyst
11 14 (3.02%) Security Consultant
12 12 (2.59%) Siebel Analyst
12 12 (2.59%) Desktop Support
13 11 (2.37%) Programme Manager
13 11 (2.37%) .NET Developer
14 9 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 8 (1.72%) SAP Analyst
15 8 (1.72%) SAP Project Manager
15 8 (1.72%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.17%) .NET
2 11 (2.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 10 (2.16%) HTML
4 9 (1.94%) CSS
5 7 (1.51%) XML
5 7 (1.51%) AngularJS
6 6 (1.29%) EDI
7 5 (1.08%) XML Messaging
7 5 (1.08%) HTML5
8 4 (0.86%) Spring
8 4 (0.86%) EDIFACT
9 3 (0.65%) WAP
9 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.65%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.65%) Mason
9 3 (0.65%) CSS3
10 2 (0.43%) Underscore.js
10 2 (0.43%) SAP PI
10 2 (0.43%) WebSockets
10 2 (0.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (1.72%) Smartphone
3 6 (1.29%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.08%) Statistics
4 5 (1.08%) User Experience
5 4 (0.86%) Mobile App
5 4 (0.86%) TRADACOMS
5 4 (0.86%) Social Media
5 4 (0.86%) E-Learning
6 3 (0.65%) DTV
6 3 (0.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.65%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.65%) iSeries
7 2 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.43%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.43%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.43%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.78%) Windows
2 22 (4.74%) Windows 7
3 21 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 11 (2.37%) UNIX
6 10 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.16%) Linux
7 7 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.22%) AIX
10 1 (0.22%) Solaris
10 1 (0.22%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.22%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (14.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 57 (12.28%) Project Management
3 56 (12.07%) ERP
4 51 (10.99%) Migration
5 43 (9.27%) Logistics
5 43 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (8.62%) E-Commerce
7 39 (8.41%) Change Management
8 37 (7.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 33 (7.11%) Data Migration
10 30 (6.47%) ITIL
10 30 (6.47%) Analytics
11 29 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (5.39%) CRM
13 24 (5.17%) Business Analysis
14 23 (4.96%) PRINCE2
15 19 (4.09%) GAP Analysis
16 18 (3.88%) Service Delivery
16 18 (3.88%) Six Sigma
17 17 (3.66%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 28 (6.03%) SQL
2 16 (3.45%) Java
3 11 (2.37%) VB.NET
4 10 (2.16%) C
5 9 (1.94%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.51%) C#
7 5 (1.08%) ABAP
8 2 (0.43%) R
9 1 (0.22%) Python
9 1 (0.22%) VBA
9 1 (0.22%) VBScript
9 1 (0.22%) VB
9 1 (0.22%) C++
9 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.22%) SQR
9 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.22%) SAS Macro
9 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 26 (5.60%) Degree
2 17 (3.66%) SAP Certification
3 10 (2.16%) CISM
4 9 (1.94%) CISSP
5 7 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.29%) A+ Certification
6 6 (1.29%) PMP
6 6 (1.29%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.29%) Network+ Certification
7 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.86%) MCP
9 3 (0.65%) ACCA
9 3 (0.65%) CIMA
9 3 (0.65%) ISEB
10 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.43%) CISA
11 1 (0.22%) QiCA
11 1 (0.22%) CIPFA
11 1 (0.22%) MBA
11 1 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.31%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.37%) SLA
3 4 (0.86%) COBIT
3 4 (0.86%) QA
3 4 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.43%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.22%) GAAP
5 1 (0.22%) GMP
5 1 (0.22%) GxP
System Software
1 12 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.29%) Terminal Server
3 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.22%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) vCloud
4 1 (0.22%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.22%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.51%) SCCM
2 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.43%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 195 (42.03%) SAP
2 40 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.02%) Citrix
4 12 (2.59%) PeopleSoft
4 12 (2.59%) Siebel
5 11 (2.37%) Cognos
6 10 (2.16%) Oracle
7 9 (1.94%) VMware
7 9 (1.94%) hybris
8 8 (1.72%) Lotus
9 7 (1.51%) IBM
9 7 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.51%) RedPrairie
10 6 (1.29%) webMethods
11 5 (1.08%) AppSense
11 5 (1.08%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.08%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.08%) Tableau
12 4 (0.86%) Informatica
13 3 (0.65%) Open Text
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