The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 337 277 340
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +63
Contract jobs citing FMCG 274 244 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.57% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 2.17% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 158 153
Average daily rate £456 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Average hourly rate £80.00 £30.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% +93.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.73% -25.80%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
FMCG
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -45 169 £475 +5.55% 32
South East +25 56 £450 +1.69% 10
North West -9 13 £438 +21.52% 9
South West -13 11 - - 2
Yorkshire -15 8 £313 -21.75% 2
East Midlands -3 7 £365 - 7
East of England -26 4 £420 -18.04% 8
West Midlands -17 2 £300 +0.41% 1
North East - 1 - -
South Coast - - - -
FMCG
UK

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 219 (45.72%) SAP
2 92 (19.21%) Retail
3 84 (17.54%) Project Management
4 80 (16.70%) Migration
5 71 (14.82%) Finance
6 66 (13.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 62 (12.94%) Data Migration
8 60 (12.53%) Marketing
9 52 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
10 48 (10.02%) Pharmaceutical
11 47 (9.81%) ERP
12 46 (9.60%) CRM
12 46 (9.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 43 (8.98%) Manufacturing
14 41 (8.56%) PRINCE2
15 40 (8.35%) SQL
15 40 (8.35%) Change Management
16 37 (7.72%) SAP Implementation
17 35 (7.31%) Oracle
18 33 (6.89%) E-Commerce
19 32 (6.68%) SAP SD
20 31 (6.47%) SAP BW
20 31 (6.47%) SAP CO
21 30 (6.26%) Siebel
21 30 (6.26%) SAP FI
22 29 (6.05%) SAP BI
22 29 (6.05%) SharePoint
22 29 (6.05%) Degree
23 28 (5.85%) SAP FI/CO
24 27 (5.64%) ITIL

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (6.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.46%) SAS
3 6 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.04%) Drupal
4 5 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.63%) CMS
5 3 (0.63%) Apache
5 3 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.63%) WordPress
6 2 (0.42%) Confluence
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.21%) IIS
7 1 (0.21%) Documentum
7 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.21%) Magnolia
Applications
1 25 (5.22%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.13%) MS Project
3 8 (1.67%) MS Office
4 7 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.63%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.42%) SPSS
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.21%) InDesign
7 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (6.68%) SAP SD
2 31 (6.47%) SAP CO
3 30 (6.26%) SAP FI
4 28 (5.85%) SAP FI/CO
5 11 (2.30%) SAP MM
5 11 (2.30%) SAP PP
6 8 (1.67%) Magento
6 8 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
7 7 (1.46%) SAP APO
7 7 (1.46%) SAP SRM
7 7 (1.46%) SAP ERP
8 6 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (1.04%) SAP PM
10 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.63%) SAP WM
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (0.63%) SAP SCM
11 3 (0.63%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.04%) SaaS
2 3 (0.63%) Office 365
2 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.42%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (0.42%) Basecamp
3 2 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.21%) Force.com
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.25%) CTI
1 6 (1.25%) Intranet
1 6 (1.25%) Internet
2 5 (1.04%) LAN
2 5 (1.04%) WAN
3 4 (0.84%) HTTP
3 4 (0.84%) VoIP
4 3 (0.63%) DNS
5 2 (0.42%) Network Security
5 2 (0.42%) SSL
5 2 (0.42%) FTP
5 2 (0.42%) SNMP
5 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.42%) SMTP
5 2 (0.42%) DHCP
5 2 (0.42%) Wireless
5 2 (0.42%) IPsec
6 1 (0.21%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.21%) TACACS
6 1 (0.21%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (6.47%) SAP BW
2 29 (6.05%) SAP BI
3 16 (3.34%) SQL Server
4 14 (2.92%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.67%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.25%) Big Data
7 6 (1.25%) MySQL
8 4 (0.84%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (0.84%) DataStage
8 4 (0.84%) DB2
9 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.63%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.42%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.42%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (3.13%) LSMW
2 4 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.84%) JIRA
2 4 (0.84%) Subversion
3 2 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.42%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.21%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.21%) PhoneGap
General
1 92 (19.21%) Retail
2 71 (14.82%) Finance
3 60 (12.53%) Marketing
4 48 (10.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 43 (8.98%) Manufacturing
6 20 (4.18%) Banking
7 19 (3.97%) Telecoms
8 12 (2.51%) Legal
9 10 (2.09%) Automotive
9 10 (2.09%) Publishing
10 9 (1.88%) Advertising
11 7 (1.46%) Electronics
11 7 (1.46%) German Language
12 6 (1.25%) Games
13 5 (1.04%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.63%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.63%) Front Office
14 3 (0.63%) Billing
14 3 (0.63%) French Language
15 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 112 (23.38%) Consultant
2 97 (20.25%) Analyst
3 63 (13.15%) SAP Consultant
4 60 (12.53%) Project Manager
5 51 (10.65%) Business Analyst
6 36 (7.52%) SAP Manager
7 27 (5.64%) Developer
8 26 (5.43%) Functional Consultant
9 24 (5.01%) Data Analyst
10 23 (4.80%) SAP Analyst
11 22 (4.59%) Architect
12 19 (3.97%) Programme Manager
13 18 (3.76%) Siebel Business Analyst
13 18 (3.76%) Siebel Analyst
14 14 (2.92%) SAP Data Analyst
14 14 (2.92%) SAP BI Consultant
14 14 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 13 (2.71%) Administrator
15 13 (2.71%) Functional Analyst
15 13 (2.71%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.51%) .NET
1 12 (2.51%) HTML
2 8 (1.67%) Web Services
3 6 (1.25%) jQuery
3 6 (1.25%) Flash
3 6 (1.25%) CSS
3 6 (1.25%) SOAP
4 5 (1.04%) HTML5
5 4 (0.84%) Visualforce
5 4 (0.84%) REST
5 4 (0.84%) XML
5 4 (0.84%) LAMP
6 3 (0.63%) EDI
6 3 (0.63%) CSS3
7 2 (0.42%) Mason
7 2 (0.42%) Android SDK
7 2 (0.42%) HATEOAS
7 2 (0.42%) Apache Flex
7 2 (0.42%) JSON
7 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.13%) Digital Media
2 13 (2.71%) Social Media
3 12 (2.51%) Data Integration
3 12 (2.51%) IPTV
3 12 (2.51%) NHS
4 11 (2.30%) Data Extraction
5 8 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.84%) New Media
6 4 (0.84%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.84%) Economics
7 3 (0.63%) PMI
7 3 (0.63%) Statistics
7 3 (0.63%) Life Science
7 3 (0.63%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.42%) Blog
8 2 (0.42%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.42%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.42%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.42%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.76%) Windows
2 11 (2.30%) Linux
3 6 (1.25%) UNIX
4 5 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.84%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.63%) Android
7 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.21%) SUSE
8 1 (0.21%) AIX
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (17.54%) Project Management
2 80 (16.70%) Migration
3 66 (13.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 62 (12.94%) Data Migration
5 52 (10.86%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (9.81%) ERP
7 46 (9.60%) CRM
7 46 (9.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 41 (8.56%) PRINCE2
9 40 (8.35%) Change Management
10 37 (7.72%) SAP Implementation
11 33 (6.89%) E-Commerce
12 27 (5.64%) ITIL
13 21 (4.38%) Validation
14 18 (3.76%) Logistics
15 17 (3.55%) GAP Analysis
15 17 (3.55%) Data Cleansing
15 17 (3.55%) Analytics
16 16 (3.34%) Programme Management
17 14 (2.92%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 40 (8.35%) SQL
2 18 (3.76%) ABAP
3 12 (2.51%) Java
4 9 (1.88%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.67%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.25%) PHP
7 5 (1.04%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.84%) Apex Code
8 4 (0.84%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.84%) C
9 3 (0.63%) C#
10 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.42%) R
10 2 (0.42%) Python
10 2 (0.42%) VB
11 1 (0.21%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.21%) VBA
11 1 (0.21%) VBScript
11 1 (0.21%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.21%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 29 (6.05%) Degree
2 15 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.46%) SAP Certification
4 7 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.04%) CISSP
6 4 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.42%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.42%) RHCE
7 2 (0.42%) CISA
7 2 (0.42%) CISM
8 1 (0.21%) MCP
8 1 (0.21%) PhD
8 1 (0.21%) MCSE
8 1 (0.21%) MCSA
8 1 (0.21%) PMP
8 1 (0.21%) CCA
8 1 (0.21%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.21%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.34%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.25%) SLA
3 5 (1.04%) QA
4 4 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.21%) GxP
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) P3O
5 1 (0.21%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 4 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.42%) PowerHA
3 2 (0.42%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.21%) Cronacle
4 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.21%) vCloud
4 1 (0.21%) vSphere
4 1 (0.21%) XenApp
4 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.63%) Nagios
2 3 (0.63%) SCCM
2 3 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.42%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.42%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.21%) OpenView
4 1 (0.21%) SCOM
4 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 219 (45.72%) SAP
2 35 (7.31%) Oracle
3 30 (6.26%) Siebel
4 23 (4.80%) Microsoft
5 13 (2.71%) IBM
6 9 (1.88%) VMware
6 9 (1.88%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.67%) PeopleSoft
8 7 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.25%) Citrix
10 5 (1.04%) HP
11 4 (0.84%) Google
11 4 (0.84%) Adobe
11 4 (0.84%) Cisco
11 4 (0.84%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.84%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.63%) Open Text
12 3 (0.63%) ATG
12 3 (0.63%) Mercator
12 3 (0.63%) Rackspace
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £160 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bracknell
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £260 - £300 per day + expenses etc.
Posted: 15 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Premier Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Allied Worldwide
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 18 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Hamish Renton Associates
Rate: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago