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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 397 324 344
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +20
Contract jobs citing FMCG 209 274 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.71% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 170 145
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £298 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £369
% change year-on-year
- +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 8
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £30.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.30 £30.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £37.50
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
16511 16046 15561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.05% 32.51% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10581 9839 9417
Average daily rate £423 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.54% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 624 668
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -42 124 £400 -17.52% 39
South East -26 27 £425 -2.29% 15
North West -19 21 £425 -29.16% 4
East of England +2 11 £450 +13.20% 7
West Midlands +8 8 £475 +71.94% 5
East Midlands -6 4 £275 -8.33% 3
South West -18 4 £375 +2.04%
Yorkshire -24 4 £300 +9.09% 3
Midlands +2 2 £525 +35.48%
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 172 (36.67%) SAP
2 101 (21.54%) Project Management
3 92 (19.62%) Retail
4 89 (18.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 78 (16.63%) Finance
6 62 (13.22%) Manufacturing
7 57 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
7 57 (12.15%) ERP
8 55 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 44 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (8.32%) ITIL
11 35 (7.46%) Change Management
12 34 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (6.82%) Migration
14 30 (6.40%) Marketing
15 29 (6.18%) MS Excel
16 28 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
17 27 (5.76%) QlikView
17 27 (5.76%) Analytics
18 26 (5.54%) CRM
18 26 (5.54%) Informatica
19 24 (5.12%) Teradata
19 24 (5.12%) E-Commerce
19 24 (5.12%) Windows
20 22 (4.69%) Java
20 22 (4.69%) Business Analysis
21 21 (4.48%) User Experience
22 20 (4.26%) PRINCE2
22 20 (4.26%) Microsoft
22 20 (4.26%) Service Delivery

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.07%) SAS
3 4 (0.85%) CMS
3 4 (0.85%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.85%) IIS
3 4 (0.85%) Confluence
3 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.43%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.43%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.21%) JBoss
5 1 (0.21%) Apache
5 1 (0.21%) Drupal
5 1 (0.21%) Liferay
5 1 (0.21%) Lync
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 29 (6.18%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.62%) MS Office
3 8 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.49%) MS Project
5 4 (0.85%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.85%) InDesign
6 3 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.21%) SPSS
7 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.56%) SAP FI
2 10 (2.13%) SAP CO
3 9 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (1.92%) SAP SD
4 7 (1.49%) SAP APO
4 7 (1.49%) SAP MM
5 5 (1.07%) SAP WM
6 4 (0.85%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (0.64%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.64%) SAP GRC
7 3 (0.64%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.43%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.43%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.43%) SAP FI-GL
8 2 (0.43%) SAP FI-AP
8 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.21%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.21%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.71%) Office 365
2 5 (1.07%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.07%) SaaS
3 4 (0.85%) PaaS
4 3 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.28%) LAN
1 6 (1.28%) Wireless
2 5 (1.07%) WAN
3 4 (0.85%) Firewall
4 3 (0.64%) DNS
5 2 (0.43%) SNMP
5 2 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.43%) CTI
5 2 (0.43%) Intranet
5 2 (0.43%) MPLS
5 2 (0.43%) OSPF
5 2 (0.43%) BGP
5 2 (0.43%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.43%) NAS
6 1 (0.21%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.21%) Network Security
6 1 (0.21%) Internet
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) SAN
6 1 (0.21%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.76%) QlikView
2 19 (4.05%) SAP BW
3 10 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (1.28%) DB2
4 6 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.28%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (0.85%) SAP BI
6 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.64%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.64%) Big Data
6 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.43%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.43%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.43%) MonetDB
7 2 (0.43%) EDMS
7 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 12 (2.56%) JIRA
2 8 (1.71%) Selenium
2 8 (1.71%) JUnit
3 3 (0.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.21%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.21%) ProC
4 1 (0.21%) LSMW
General
1 92 (19.62%) Retail
2 89 (18.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 78 (16.63%) Finance
4 62 (13.22%) Manufacturing
5 30 (6.40%) Marketing
6 19 (4.05%) Telecoms
7 16 (3.41%) Banking
8 8 (1.71%) Games
9 7 (1.49%) Advertising
10 6 (1.28%) Publishing
11 4 (0.85%) Legal
11 4 (0.85%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.64%) Russian Language
12 3 (0.64%) Electronics
13 2 (0.43%) Front Office
13 2 (0.43%) Back Office
13 2 (0.43%) Automotive
13 2 (0.43%) German Language
14 1 (0.21%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 101 (21.54%) Analyst
2 88 (18.76%) Project Manager
3 75 (15.99%) Consultant
4 49 (10.45%) SAP Consultant
5 43 (9.17%) Business Analyst
6 36 (7.68%) SAP Manager
7 26 (5.54%) Developer
8 19 (4.05%) Architect
9 16 (3.41%) SAP Project Manager
10 13 (2.77%) Data Analyst
11 12 (2.56%) Service Manager
12 9 (1.92%) Programme Manager
12 9 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (1.92%) Hybris Developer
13 8 (1.71%) Support Analyst
13 8 (1.71%) Test Manager
13 8 (1.71%) Technical Analyst
13 8 (1.71%) IT Project Manager
13 8 (1.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 7 (1.49%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.77%) .NET
2 9 (1.92%) Spring
3 7 (1.49%) EDI
4 6 (1.28%) HTML
5 5 (1.07%) SAP Basis
5 5 (1.07%) HTML5
5 5 (1.07%) CSS
5 5 (1.07%) Web Services
6 4 (0.85%) Web Dynpro
6 4 (0.85%) Hibernate
7 3 (0.64%) Flash
8 2 (0.43%) XML
8 2 (0.43%) Middleware
8 2 (0.43%) CSS3
8 2 (0.43%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.21%) Spring MVC
9 1 (0.21%) jQuery
9 1 (0.21%) SAP CO-PA
9 1 (0.21%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.21%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.48%) User Experience
3 17 (3.62%) Data Centre
3 17 (3.62%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.28%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.07%) Visualisation
6 4 (0.85%) Social Media
7 3 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (0.64%) LIMS
7 3 (0.64%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.43%) Video Editing
8 2 (0.43%) Informatics
8 2 (0.43%) PACS
8 2 (0.43%) DTV
8 2 (0.43%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.43%) CMDB
8 2 (0.43%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.21%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.21%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.12%) Windows
2 12 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 6 (1.28%) Android
4 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.64%) UNIX
6 3 (0.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.21%) SUSE
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (21.54%) Project Management
2 57 (12.15%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (12.15%) ERP
3 55 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (8.32%) ITIL
6 35 (7.46%) Change Management
7 32 (6.82%) Migration
8 28 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (5.76%) Analytics
10 26 (5.54%) CRM
11 24 (5.12%) E-Commerce
12 22 (4.69%) Business Analysis
13 20 (4.26%) PRINCE2
13 20 (4.26%) Service Delivery
14 16 (3.41%) Service Management
14 16 (3.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 15 (3.20%) Six Sigma
15 15 (3.20%) Data Management
16 14 (2.99%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 22 (4.69%) Java
2 19 (4.05%) SQL
3 12 (2.56%) ABAP
4 6 (1.28%) C#
5 4 (0.85%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.85%) C
6 3 (0.64%) Objective-C
6 3 (0.64%) PHP
6 3 (0.64%) R
6 3 (0.64%) Apple Swift
7 2 (0.43%) C++
7 2 (0.43%) Apex Code
7 2 (0.43%) ActionScript
7 2 (0.43%) VBA
8 1 (0.21%) Python
8 1 (0.21%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.21%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.21%) Scala
8 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (3.20%) Degree
2 10 (2.13%) SAP Certification
2 10 (2.13%) PMP
2 10 (2.13%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.28%) ISEB
4 5 (1.07%) ACCA
5 4 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.64%) CIMA
6 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.43%) CISSP
7 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.43%) MCSE
7 2 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.43%) MCITP
7 2 (0.43%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.43%) CISM
8 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (1.92%) GxP
3 8 (1.71%) SLA
4 6 (1.28%) QA
5 5 (1.07%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.85%) GCP
7 3 (0.64%) GMP
7 3 (0.64%) GLP
8 2 (0.43%) GAMP
8 2 (0.43%) COBIT
8 2 (0.43%) DICOM
9 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.43%) vSphere
3 1 (0.21%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (0.64%) Puppet
2 2 (0.43%) DatAdvantage
2 2 (0.43%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.21%) SCCM
3 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 172 (36.67%) SAP
2 26 (5.54%) Informatica
3 24 (5.12%) Teradata
4 20 (4.26%) Microsoft
5 17 (3.62%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.99%) Oracle
7 9 (1.92%) hybris
7 9 (1.92%) VMware
8 6 (1.28%) Adobe
9 5 (1.07%) Cisco
9 5 (1.07%) JD Edwards
10 4 (0.85%) Citrix
10 4 (0.85%) Ariba
11 3 (0.64%) Siebel
11 3 (0.64%) NetApp
11 3 (0.64%) MuleSoft
12 2 (0.43%) BT
12 2 (0.43%) Sage
12 2 (0.43%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.43%) NetIQ
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
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Rate: £400 - £430 per day
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Rate: £200.00 - £400 per day
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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