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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 355 352 350
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing FMCG 243 227 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% 1.51% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 135 113
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£415 £475 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £450 £433
% change year-on-year
-14.72% +4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £42.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £37.50 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £37.50 £135.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
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
15862 15036 14154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.51% 32.21% 30.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10290 9587 8423
Average daily rate £417 £410 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% -3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 613 779
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £20.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +0.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -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 27 November 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
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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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 -30 128 £465 -2.10% 21
South East -31 25 £434 -8.73% 5
North West +13 21 £471 -24.56% 3
Yorkshire -2 18 £350 -12.50% 6
East Midlands +17 16 £375 +50.00% 1
East of England -14 16 £380 -15.55% 6
West Midlands -8 7 £188 -25.00% 2
South West -31 5 £160 -58.70% 1
Midlands -2 1 £300 -
South Coast - - - -
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 207 (41.48%) SAP
2 90 (18.04%) Retail
3 89 (17.84%) Manufacturing
4 84 (16.83%) Finance
5 75 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 70 (14.03%) Project Management
7 67 (13.43%) ERP
8 50 (10.02%) Marketing
9 48 (9.62%) Windows
10 42 (8.42%) Logistics
11 41 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
11 41 (8.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 41 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
12 40 (8.02%) Microsoft
13 38 (7.62%) Migration
13 38 (7.62%) Change Management
14 36 (7.21%) E-Commerce
15 35 (7.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 34 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (6.41%) CRM
18 30 (6.01%) .NET
18 30 (6.01%) Business Analysis
19 29 (5.81%) PRINCE2
20 26 (5.21%) ITIL
21 25 (5.01%) MS Office
21 25 (5.01%) SQL
21 25 (5.01%) MS Excel
21 25 (5.01%) GAP Analysis
22 24 (4.81%) Degree
22 24 (4.81%) Analytics

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 21 (4.21%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.40%) CMS
3 11 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.60%) IBM Notes
5 7 (1.40%) Quickr
5 7 (1.40%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.20%) SAS
7 5 (1.00%) Lync
8 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.60%) NetWeaver
8 3 (0.60%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.40%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.40%) Drupal
9 2 (0.40%) Apache
9 2 (0.40%) Kentico
9 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.20%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (5.01%) MS Office
1 25 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 18 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (2.40%) MS Project
4 6 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (4.01%) SAP CO
2 16 (3.21%) SAP SD
3 13 (2.61%) SAP FI
3 13 (2.61%) SAP FI/CO
4 12 (2.40%) SAP ERP
5 11 (2.20%) SAP PLM
6 8 (1.60%) SAP SRM
7 6 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (1.20%) SAP APO
7 6 (1.20%) SAP FSCM
8 5 (1.00%) SAP MM
8 5 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.80%) SAP PP
9 4 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.60%) SAP PM
11 2 (0.40%) SAP LE
11 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.40%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.80%) Office 365
2 8 (1.60%) SaaS
3 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.40%) Force.com
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.21%) LAN
1 16 (3.21%) WAN
2 11 (2.20%) Firewall
3 7 (1.40%) VoIP
4 6 (1.20%) Intranet
4 6 (1.20%) Internet
4 6 (1.20%) SNMP
4 6 (1.20%) DNS
5 3 (0.60%) SAN
5 3 (0.60%) MPLS
6 1 (0.20%) WAAS
6 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.20%) GSM
6 1 (0.20%) PBX
6 1 (0.20%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) VPN
6 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.20%) Wireless
6 1 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.61%) SAP BW
2 13 (2.61%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (1.60%) Big Data
5 7 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.40%) SAP BI
6 5 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.00%) QlikView
7 4 (0.80%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.60%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.40%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.20%) DB2
10 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (0.20%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.20%) NUnit
1 1 (0.20%) LSMW
1 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 90 (18.04%) Retail
2 89 (17.84%) Manufacturing
3 84 (16.83%) Finance
4 50 (10.02%) Marketing
5 41 (8.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 20 (4.01%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.20%) Legal
7 11 (2.20%) Publishing
8 10 (2.00%) Banking
9 7 (1.40%) Billing
10 6 (1.20%) Back Office
11 5 (1.00%) Automotive
12 4 (0.80%) Electronics
12 4 (0.80%) Front Office
13 3 (0.60%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.60%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.60%) German Language
13 3 (0.60%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.40%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.40%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 98 (19.64%) Consultant
2 94 (18.84%) Analyst
3 59 (11.82%) SAP Consultant
4 54 (10.82%) Architect
5 52 (10.42%) Project Manager
6 37 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 35 (7.01%) Developer
8 34 (6.81%) Business Analyst
9 26 (5.21%) SAP Manager
10 13 (2.61%) Siebel Analyst
11 12 (2.40%) Solutions Analyst
11 12 (2.40%) Data Analyst
11 12 (2.40%) Programme Manager
11 12 (2.40%) SAP Analyst
12 11 (2.20%) Security Consultant
12 11 (2.20%) .NET Developer
12 11 (2.20%) PMO Analyst
13 10 (2.00%) SAP Project Manager
14 9 (1.80%) Coordinator
14 9 (1.80%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.01%) .NET
2 11 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (2.20%) HTML
3 10 (2.00%) CSS
4 8 (1.60%) XML
4 8 (1.60%) EDI
5 7 (1.40%) HTML5
6 6 (1.20%) SAP CO-PA
6 6 (1.20%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.00%) XML Messaging
7 5 (1.00%) jQuery
8 4 (0.80%) EDIFACT
8 4 (0.80%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.80%) Web Services
8 4 (0.80%) CSS3
9 3 (0.60%) Mason
9 3 (0.60%) WAP
10 2 (0.40%) JSON
10 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.01%) User Experience
3 8 (1.60%) Smartphone
4 7 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.20%) Statistics
6 5 (1.00%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.00%) Social Media
6 5 (1.00%) PMI
7 4 (0.80%) iSeries
7 4 (0.80%) TRADACOMS
8 3 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.60%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.60%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.60%) DTV
8 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.40%) LIMS
9 2 (0.40%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.40%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.40%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 48 (9.62%) Windows
2 16 (3.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (3.01%) Windows 7
4 11 (2.20%) Linux
5 10 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (1.80%) UNIX
6 9 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.20%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.40%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.40%) Android
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.20%) AIX
11 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 70 (14.03%) Project Management
3 67 (13.43%) ERP
4 42 (8.42%) Logistics
5 41 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (7.62%) Migration
6 38 (7.62%) Change Management
7 36 (7.21%) E-Commerce
8 35 (7.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 34 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (6.41%) CRM
11 30 (6.01%) Business Analysis
12 29 (5.81%) PRINCE2
13 26 (5.21%) ITIL
14 25 (5.01%) GAP Analysis
15 24 (4.81%) Analytics
16 23 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
17 21 (4.21%) SAP Implementation
18 19 (3.81%) Information Security
18 19 (3.81%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (5.01%) SQL
2 15 (3.01%) Java
3 12 (2.40%) VB.NET
3 12 (2.40%) C#
4 10 (2.00%) C
5 9 (1.80%) ABAP
6 8 (1.60%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.40%) VBA
8 2 (0.40%) R
8 2 (0.40%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.20%) VB
9 1 (0.20%) C++
9 1 (0.20%) Python
9 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 24 (4.81%) Degree
2 10 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.80%) PMP
3 9 (1.80%) CISM
4 8 (1.60%) CISSP
5 7 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.20%) SAP Certification
6 6 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.00%) CIMA
8 4 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (0.80%) A+ Certification
8 4 (0.80%) MCP
9 3 (0.60%) ISEB
9 3 (0.60%) ACCA
9 3 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.40%) CISA
10 2 (0.40%) HND
10 2 (0.40%) APMP
10 2 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.20%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.80%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.40%) QA
3 6 (1.20%) SLA
4 5 (1.00%) GMP
4 5 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.40%) GAAP
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.20%) GCP
6 1 (0.20%) GxP
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 11 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.40%) Terminal Server
3 3 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.20%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.20%) Cronacle
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (1.20%) Tivoli
1 6 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.20%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 207 (41.48%) SAP
2 40 (8.02%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.81%) PeopleSoft
3 14 (2.81%) Citrix
4 13 (2.61%) Lotus
4 13 (2.61%) Oracle
4 13 (2.61%) Siebel
5 11 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.80%) VMware
7 8 (1.60%) Business Objects
8 7 (1.40%) Cognos
8 7 (1.40%) JD Edwards
9 6 (1.20%) IBM
9 6 (1.20%) RedPrairie
10 5 (1.00%) hybris
10 5 (1.00%) AppSense
10 5 (1.00%) webMethods
11 3 (0.60%) Wall Street Systems
11 3 (0.60%) Infor
11 3 (0.60%) Tableau
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
Marcus Donald People
Rate: 35k Annually
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Uxbridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago