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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 335 353 384
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +31
Contract jobs citing FMCG 254 231 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.48% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% 1.52% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 146 131
Average daily rate
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£470 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £314 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £26.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
16175 15201 16502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.12% 31.43% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9963 9543 9754
Average daily rate £413 £420 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 680 592 808
Average hourly rate £18.52 £18.65 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -25.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -36.36%

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -1 140 £475 - 30
South East -27 28 £481 +20.31% 9
North West -3 18 £475 +33.33% 20
East Midlands +18 17 £300 -20.00% 2
East of England -16 16 £413 +26.92% 2
South West -22 12 £368 -30.00% 3
Yorkshire +8 7 £325 -10.34% 7
West Midlands - 6 £363 - 2
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 205 (41.00%) SAP
2 115 (23.00%) Retail
3 94 (18.80%) Finance
4 84 (16.80%) ERP
5 76 (15.20%) Manufacturing
6 71 (14.20%) Project Management
7 69 (13.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 57 (11.40%) CRM
9 53 (10.60%) Marketing
10 50 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 46 (9.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 44 (8.80%) Change Management
12 44 (8.80%) Windows
13 43 (8.60%) Migration
14 39 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (7.40%) MS Excel
16 36 (7.20%) Microsoft
17 35 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (7.00%) Degree
18 34 (6.80%) PRINCE2
18 34 (6.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 30 (6.00%) Business Analysis
20 28 (5.60%) SAP Implementation
20 28 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
21 26 (5.20%) GAP Analysis
21 26 (5.20%) SharePoint
22 25 (5.00%) SAP CO
23 24 (4.80%) E-Commerce
23 24 (4.80%) ITIL
24 23 (4.60%) SQL

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 26 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.40%) SAS
3 7 (1.40%) IBM Notes
4 6 (1.20%) Quickr
5 5 (1.00%) Lync
5 5 (1.00%) CMS
6 4 (0.80%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.60%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.40%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.20%) Drupal
9 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.20%) WordPress
9 1 (0.20%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (0.20%) Kentico
9 1 (0.20%) Apache
Applications
1 37 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.00%) MS Office
3 15 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.80%) MS Project
5 4 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.40%) SPSS
7 1 (0.20%) InDesign
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (5.00%) SAP CO
2 15 (3.00%) SAP SD
3 11 (2.20%) SAP FI
3 11 (2.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.60%) SAP SRM
5 7 (1.40%) SAP ERP
6 6 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (1.20%) SAP MM
7 5 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.80%) SAP BPC
8 4 (0.80%) SAP PLM
9 3 (0.60%) Magento
9 3 (0.60%) Maximo
9 3 (0.60%) SAP PP
9 3 (0.60%) SAP APO
9 3 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.00%) Office 365
2 7 (1.40%) SaaS
3 6 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.00%) Force.com
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.20%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.20%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.60%) LAN
2 16 (3.20%) WAN
3 14 (2.80%) VoIP
4 12 (2.40%) Firewall
5 8 (1.60%) Internet
6 7 (1.40%) DNS
6 7 (1.40%) Intranet
7 6 (1.20%) SNMP
8 3 (0.60%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.60%) HTTP
8 3 (0.60%) SAN
8 3 (0.60%) MPLS
8 3 (0.60%) Wireless
9 2 (0.40%) VLAN
9 2 (0.40%) WAAS
9 2 (0.40%) VPN
9 2 (0.40%) SMTP
9 2 (0.40%) DHCP
9 2 (0.40%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.60%) SAP BW
2 17 (3.40%) SAP BI
3 16 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
4 9 (1.80%) SQL Server
5 8 (1.60%) Big Data
6 5 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.80%) MS Access
7 4 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.60%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.40%) MySQL
9 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.20%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.20%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.20%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.20%) NUnit
1 1 (0.20%) LSMW
1 1 (0.20%) Subversion
1 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
1 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (0.20%) Jasmine
1 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 115 (23.00%) Retail
2 94 (18.80%) Finance
3 76 (15.20%) Manufacturing
4 53 (10.60%) Marketing
5 46 (9.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 22 (4.40%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.40%) Banking
8 9 (1.80%) Publishing
8 9 (1.80%) Legal
9 6 (1.20%) Electronics
9 6 (1.20%) Billing
10 5 (1.00%) Automotive
10 5 (1.00%) German Language
11 4 (0.80%) Front Office
11 4 (0.80%) Back Office
11 4 (0.80%) Advertising
12 3 (0.60%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.40%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.40%) Polish Language
13 2 (0.40%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 106 (21.20%) Analyst
2 80 (16.00%) Consultant
3 61 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 53 (10.60%) Architect
5 48 (9.60%) SAP Consultant
6 43 (8.60%) Business Analyst
7 37 (7.40%) Solutions Architect
8 32 (6.40%) SAP Manager
9 27 (5.40%) Developer
10 21 (4.20%) Programme Manager
11 20 (4.00%) Siebel Analyst
12 19 (3.80%) SAP Analyst
13 12 (2.40%) Designer
13 12 (2.40%) Solutions Analyst
13 12 (2.40%) Coordinator
13 12 (2.40%) Test Manager
13 12 (2.40%) Functional Consultant
14 11 (2.20%) SAP Test Manager
15 10 (2.00%) Functional Analyst
15 10 (2.00%) Supply Chain Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.20%) .NET
2 11 (2.20%) HTML
3 8 (1.60%) CSS
4 6 (1.20%) Web Services
4 6 (1.20%) jQuery
4 6 (1.20%) Visualforce
4 6 (1.20%) HTML5
5 5 (1.00%) SAP CO-PA
6 4 (0.80%) Mason
6 4 (0.80%) CSS3
6 4 (0.80%) XML
6 4 (0.80%) Flash
7 3 (0.60%) EDI
7 3 (0.60%) SOAP
7 3 (0.60%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.40%) Swing
8 2 (0.40%) Ajax
8 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.40%) JSON
8 2 (0.40%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.40%) User Experience
3 7 (1.40%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.20%) PMI
4 6 (1.20%) Social Media
5 5 (1.00%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.00%) Data Extraction
5 5 (1.00%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.00%) NHS
5 5 (1.00%) DTV
5 5 (1.00%) IPTV
5 5 (1.00%) Smartphone
6 4 (0.80%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.80%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.60%) Economics
8 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.40%) LIMS
8 2 (0.40%) Statistics
8 2 (0.40%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 44 (8.80%) Windows
2 11 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (2.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (1.60%) Windows XP
5 7 (1.40%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.20%) Linux
7 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.40%) Android
9 2 (0.40%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.40%) UNIX
10 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (16.80%) ERP
2 71 (14.20%) Project Management
3 69 (13.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 57 (11.40%) CRM
5 44 (8.80%) Change Management
6 43 (8.60%) Migration
7 39 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (7.00%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (6.80%) PRINCE2
9 34 (6.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 30 (6.00%) Business Analysis
11 28 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
11 28 (5.60%) SAP Implementation
12 26 (5.20%) GAP Analysis
13 24 (4.80%) E-Commerce
13 24 (4.80%) ITIL
14 23 (4.60%) Data Migration
15 21 (4.20%) Logistics
15 21 (4.20%) Validation
16 20 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (4.60%) SQL
2 22 (4.40%) Java
3 14 (2.80%) ABAP
4 11 (2.20%) C#
5 7 (1.40%) VBA
6 6 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.20%) Apex Code
7 4 (0.80%) R
8 2 (0.40%) C
8 2 (0.40%) PHP
8 2 (0.40%) VB
8 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.20%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.20%) Python
9 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.20%) VBScript
9 1 (0.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 35 (7.00%) Degree
2 8 (1.60%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.20%) PMP
4 6 (1.20%) CISM
5 5 (1.00%) SAP Certification
5 5 (1.00%) CISSP
6 4 (0.80%) CCA
6 4 (0.80%) MCP
6 4 (0.80%) CIMA
7 3 (0.60%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (0.60%) A+ Certification
7 3 (0.60%) ISEB
8 2 (0.40%) HND
8 2 (0.40%) MCSE
8 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.40%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.60%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.40%) QA
3 5 (1.00%) GMP
4 4 (0.80%) SLA
4 4 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.40%) GAAP
7 1 (0.20%) GxP
7 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.20%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (2.40%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.00%) Terminal Server
2 5 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.80%) 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 10 (2.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.60%) SCCM
4 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.20%) OpenView
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%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.20%) Nagios
5 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 205 (41.00%) SAP
2 36 (7.20%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.40%) Siebel
3 22 (4.40%) PeopleSoft
4 20 (4.00%) Oracle
5 13 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.80%) Citrix
7 7 (1.40%) JD Edwards
7 7 (1.40%) Lotus
8 6 (1.20%) VMware
9 5 (1.00%) Business Objects
10 4 (0.80%) Cisco
10 4 (0.80%) IBM
10 4 (0.80%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.80%) hybris
11 3 (0.60%) Wall Street Systems
11 3 (0.60%) RedPrairie
11 3 (0.60%) ION Trading
11 3 (0.60%) Kronos
11 3 (0.60%) Cognos
East London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £275 - £315 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
Argyll Scott
Rate: £35 - £40 per annum + Car Allowances
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £40 - £43 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £30 - £34 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £145.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £500 - £630 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 27 days ago