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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 413 359 367
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +8
Contract jobs citing FMCG 190 240 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.51% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.24% 1.62% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 146 121
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £41.38 £19.75 £49.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.49% -59.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.68 £12.50 £24.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.08 £37.00 £73.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £58.50 - -
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
15335 14854 14642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.50% 31.66% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10014 9353 9003
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 626 637 613
Average hourly rate £22.12 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £11.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.53 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
London -27 106 £425 -6.84% 28
South East +12 44 £525 +21.10% 13
North West -16 18 £550 +10.00% 7
East of England -1 6 £350 -22.22% 5
East Midlands -11 5 £275 -12.00% 6
West Midlands -11 5 £425 - 3
South West -1 2 £388 -8.82% 5
Yorkshire -19 2 £225 -18.18% 3
North East -25 1 - -
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 157 (37.92%) SAP
2 75 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (16.91%) Project Management
4 68 (16.43%) Retail
5 66 (15.94%) ERP
6 59 (14.25%) Finance
7 55 (13.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 52 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 51 (12.32%) Manufacturing
10 41 (9.90%) Microsoft
11 38 (9.18%) MS Excel
11 38 (9.18%) Migration
12 36 (8.70%) Marketing
13 34 (8.21%) SQL
14 32 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (7.25%) ITIL
15 30 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (6.76%) Analytics
16 28 (6.76%) Oracle
16 28 (6.76%) Windows
17 26 (6.28%) Change Management
17 26 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (6.28%) Data Migration
18 24 (5.80%) Information Security
19 23 (5.56%) PRINCE2
19 23 (5.56%) CRM
19 23 (5.56%) MS Office
19 23 (5.56%) SAP BW
20 22 (5.31%) Data Modelling
20 22 (5.31%) Degree

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (2.66%) CMS
1 11 (2.66%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.42%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.93%) IIS
4 8 (1.93%) SAS
5 6 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (1.45%) iPlanet
5 6 (1.45%) MQSeries
5 6 (1.45%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.72%) Drupal
7 3 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.72%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.48%) CoreMedia CMS
8 2 (0.48%) Liferay
8 2 (0.48%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.48%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 38 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.56%) MS Office
3 18 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.97%) MS Project
4 4 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.24%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (4.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 12 (2.90%) SAP APO
3 8 (1.93%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.93%) SAP R/3
4 7 (1.69%) SAP MM
5 6 (1.45%) BusinessWare
5 6 (1.45%) SAP HR
6 5 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.97%) Magento
7 4 (0.97%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.97%) SAP GRC
7 4 (0.97%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.97%) SAP SRM
8 3 (0.72%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.72%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.72%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.72%) SAP MII
8 3 (0.72%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.48%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.21%) SaaS
1 5 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.72%) Office 365
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.24%) GitHub
3 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) SmartFocus
3 1 (0.24%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.69%) Firewall
2 4 (0.97%) LAN
2 4 (0.97%) WAN
3 3 (0.72%) DNS
3 3 (0.72%) MPLS
3 3 (0.72%) Skype
3 3 (0.72%) VoIP
4 2 (0.48%) DHCP
4 2 (0.48%) Internet
4 2 (0.48%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.48%) Network Security
4 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.48%) WebEx
4 2 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.24%) Converged Networks
5 1 (0.24%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) LDAP
5 1 (0.24%) SAN
5 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.56%) SAP BW
2 15 (3.62%) SQL Server
3 13 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.42%) QlikView
4 10 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (1.69%) DB2
7 6 (1.45%) DB2 UDB
7 6 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.97%) SAP BI
9 4 (0.97%) SAP HANA
10 3 (0.72%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.72%) MS Access
10 3 (0.72%) Power BI
10 3 (0.72%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.48%) GIS
11 2 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (0.97%) LSMW
2 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.48%) JIRA
2 2 (0.48%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.24%) Gradle
3 1 (0.24%) VersionOne
General
1 68 (16.43%) Retail
2 59 (14.25%) Finance
3 55 (13.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 51 (12.32%) Manufacturing
5 36 (8.70%) Marketing
6 10 (2.42%) Legal
7 5 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.72%) Advertising
8 3 (0.72%) Banking
8 3 (0.72%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.48%) Automotive
9 2 (0.48%) Back Office
9 2 (0.48%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Billing
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (22.46%) Analyst
2 76 (18.36%) Consultant
3 49 (11.84%) Project Manager
4 48 (11.59%) SAP Consultant
5 35 (8.45%) Business Analyst
6 33 (7.97%) Architect
7 22 (5.31%) Data Analyst
7 22 (5.31%) Developer
8 21 (5.07%) SAP Manager
9 20 (4.83%) Programme Manager
10 17 (4.11%) SAP Analyst
11 14 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
12 13 (3.14%) Functional Consultant
13 12 (2.90%) ERP Manager
13 12 (2.90%) Service Manager
14 11 (2.66%) SAP Functional Consultant
15 10 (2.42%) Data Consultant
15 10 (2.42%) Data Migration Consultant
15 10 (2.42%) SAP Data Consultant
15 10 (2.42%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.17%) .NET
2 8 (1.93%) HTML
3 7 (1.69%) CSS
4 6 (1.45%) MSMQ
5 3 (0.72%) HTML5
5 3 (0.72%) jQuery
5 3 (0.72%) JSON
5 3 (0.72%) Middleware
5 3 (0.72%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (0.72%) Spring
5 3 (0.72%) Web Services
6 2 (0.48%) BAPI
6 2 (0.48%) J2EE
6 2 (0.48%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.48%) XML
7 1 (0.24%) ATL
7 1 (0.24%) COM
7 1 (0.24%) EDI
7 1 (0.24%) Flash
7 1 (0.24%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 75 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.86%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.42%) AS400
4 9 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.93%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.69%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.45%) Data Integration
7 6 (1.45%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.45%) User Experience
8 5 (1.21%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.21%) Life Science
9 4 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (0.72%) CESG
10 3 (0.72%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.72%) iPad
10 3 (0.72%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.72%) Physics
11 2 (0.48%) EPoS
11 2 (0.48%) Social Media
11 2 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.76%) Windows
2 10 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (2.17%) AIX
3 9 (2.17%) Linux
3 9 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 6 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.45%) Solaris
4 6 (1.45%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.45%) zOS
5 5 (1.21%) Android
5 5 (1.21%) Unix
6 4 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (16.91%) Project Management
2 66 (15.94%) ERP
3 52 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (9.18%) Migration
5 32 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 30 (7.25%) ITIL
7 28 (6.76%) Analytics
8 26 (6.28%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (6.28%) Change Management
8 26 (6.28%) Data Migration
9 24 (5.80%) Information Security
10 23 (5.56%) CRM
10 23 (5.56%) PRINCE2
11 22 (5.31%) Data Modelling
12 21 (5.07%) Risk Management
12 21 (5.07%) Six Sigma
13 19 (4.59%) E-Commerce
14 18 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 17 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (8.21%) SQL
2 9 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.93%) VBA
4 7 (1.69%) Java
5 6 (1.45%) ABAP
6 4 (0.97%) C
6 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.97%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.72%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.48%) C#
8 2 (0.48%) MapBasic
8 2 (0.48%) PHP
8 2 (0.48%) VB
9 1 (0.24%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.24%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.24%) R
9 1 (0.24%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (5.31%) Degree
2 13 (3.14%) SAP Certification
3 12 (2.90%) CISSP
4 11 (2.66%) CISM
5 7 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 6 (1.45%) CCSP
6 6 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.21%) ACCA
7 5 (1.21%) CIMA
7 5 (1.21%) CISA
7 5 (1.21%) PMP
7 5 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.97%) CRISC
9 3 (0.72%) PhD
10 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.48%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 14 (3.38%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.42%) QA
4 6 (1.45%) GxP
5 5 (1.21%) COBIT
5 5 (1.21%) SLA
6 3 (0.72%) CDISC
6 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.48%) GMP
8 1 (0.24%) GAAP
8 1 (0.24%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (3.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.45%) ClearTrust
3 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.72%) vSphere
4 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.45%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.48%) SCCM
3 2 (0.48%) SCOM
4 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.24%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 157 (37.92%) SAP
2 41 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 28 (6.76%) Oracle
4 12 (2.90%) IBM
5 9 (2.17%) Adobe
6 7 (1.69%) JD Edwards
7 6 (1.45%) BEA
7 6 (1.45%) CA
7 6 (1.45%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.45%) Vitria
8 5 (1.21%) HP
9 4 (0.97%) hybris
9 4 (0.97%) Tableau
9 4 (0.97%) VMware
10 3 (0.72%) Remedy
10 3 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.72%) webMethods
11 2 (0.48%) BT
11 2 (0.48%) Citrix
11 2 (0.48%) Mapinfo
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