The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 16 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 London 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 251 203 311
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +108
Contract jobs citing FMCG 171 195 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.89% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 2.70% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 123 83
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Average hourly rate £80.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £16.73 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-16.31% +1.39%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7734 7218 8733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.25% 32.84% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5452 5033 5839
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 169 227
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £52.80 £47.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
FMCG
England

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in London

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FMCG across the London region.

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in London

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in London

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the London region.

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in London

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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
City of London -34 46 £475 - 9
Uxbridge +1 5 £480 +20.00%
Enfield - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 168 (56.38%) SAP
2 68 (22.82%) Migration
3 60 (20.13%) Data Migration
4 44 (14.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 38 (12.75%) Project Management
6 33 (11.07%) Retail
6 33 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (10.40%) Marketing
8 30 (10.07%) SAP Implementation
8 30 (10.07%) Finance
8 30 (10.07%) Pharmaceutical
8 30 (10.07%) ERP
9 29 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (9.40%) CRM
11 27 (9.06%) SAP CO
12 26 (8.72%) Change Management
12 26 (8.72%) SAP FI
13 25 (8.39%) Degree
13 25 (8.39%) SAP SD
14 24 (8.05%) Siebel
14 24 (8.05%) SAP FI/CO
15 22 (7.38%) SQL
15 22 (7.38%) Manufacturing
16 20 (6.71%) Oracle
17 19 (6.38%) PRINCE2
18 18 (6.04%) SharePoint
18 18 (6.04%) SAP BI
18 18 (6.04%) Validation
19 17 (5.70%) Data Cleansing
20 16 (5.37%) Data Quality

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 18 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.68%) SAS
3 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.01%) Drupal
4 3 (1.01%) WordPress
4 3 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.67%) Confluence
5 2 (0.67%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.34%) Magnolia
Applications
1 14 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.35%) MS Office
3 6 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.68%) MS Project
5 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.34%) SPSS
6 1 (0.34%) InDesign
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (9.06%) SAP CO
2 26 (8.72%) SAP FI
3 25 (8.39%) SAP SD
4 24 (8.05%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (3.02%) SAP MM
5 9 (3.02%) SAP PP
6 7 (2.35%) SAP ERP
6 7 (2.35%) Magento
7 6 (2.01%) SAP SRM
8 5 (1.68%) SAP PM
8 5 (1.68%) SAP APO
9 4 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (1.01%) CA Clarity
10 3 (1.01%) SAP SCM
10 3 (1.01%) SAP WM
10 3 (1.01%) SAP FI-AP
10 3 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
11 2 (0.67%) SAP HCM
11 2 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.67%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.34%) SaaS
2 2 (0.67%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.67%) Basecamp
2 2 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.01%) CTI
2 5 (1.68%) LAN
2 5 (1.68%) WAN
3 4 (1.34%) VoIP
4 3 (1.01%) HTTP
4 3 (1.01%) Internet
5 2 (0.67%) IPsec
5 2 (0.67%) Network Security
5 2 (0.67%) SNMP
5 2 (0.67%) SMTP
5 2 (0.67%) DNS
5 2 (0.67%) FTP
5 2 (0.67%) SSL
6 1 (0.34%) Intranet
6 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.34%) WLAN
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.04%) SAP BI
2 16 (5.37%) SAP BW
3 12 (4.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.68%) Big Data
6 5 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.34%) DataStage
7 4 (1.34%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.01%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.01%) MySQL
8 3 (1.01%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.67%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.67%) Siebel EIM
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.67%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.67%) OLAP
9 2 (0.67%) MS Access
10 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (5.03%) LSMW
2 4 (1.34%) JIRA
3 2 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.67%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.67%) Subversion
4 1 (0.34%) InstallShield
General
1 33 (11.07%) Retail
2 31 (10.40%) Marketing
3 30 (10.07%) Pharmaceutical
3 30 (10.07%) Finance
4 22 (7.38%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.36%) Publishing
6 9 (3.02%) Legal
7 7 (2.35%) Telecoms
8 6 (2.01%) Automotive
8 6 (2.01%) Banking
9 5 (1.68%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.34%) Advertising
11 3 (1.01%) Front Office
11 3 (1.01%) German Language
12 2 (0.67%) Electronics
12 2 (0.67%) Games
12 2 (0.67%) Billing
13 1 (0.34%) French Language
13 1 (0.34%) Back Office
13 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (25.17%) Consultant
2 64 (21.48%) Analyst
3 47 (15.77%) SAP Consultant
4 27 (9.06%) Business Analyst
5 26 (8.72%) Functional Consultant
5 26 (8.72%) SAP Manager
6 23 (7.72%) Project Manager
7 21 (7.05%) Data Analyst
8 19 (6.38%) SAP Analyst
9 17 (5.70%) Developer
9 17 (5.70%) Architect
9 17 (5.70%) Siebel Analyst
9 17 (5.70%) Siebel Business Analyst
10 13 (4.36%) Functional Analyst
10 13 (4.36%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 13 (4.36%) SAP Data Analyst
11 12 (4.03%) Siebel Functional Consultant
11 12 (4.03%) Siebel Consultant
12 11 (3.69%) Programme Manager
13 10 (3.36%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.68%) .NET
2 7 (2.35%) HTML
3 6 (2.01%) SOAP
4 4 (1.34%) Web Services
4 4 (1.34%) Flash
5 3 (1.01%) CSS
5 3 (1.01%) jQuery
5 3 (1.01%) Visualforce
5 3 (1.01%) REST
6 2 (0.67%) HTML5
6 2 (0.67%) HATEOAS
6 2 (0.67%) Android SDK
6 2 (0.67%) Apache Flex
6 2 (0.67%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.67%) JSON
6 2 (0.67%) XML
7 1 (0.34%) Middleware
7 1 (0.34%) LAMP
7 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.34%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.03%) Data Integration
2 11 (3.69%) Data Extraction
3 7 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.01%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.34%) NHS
5 4 (1.34%) IPTV
6 3 (1.01%) Economics
6 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.01%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.67%) PMI
7 2 (0.67%) Social Media
7 2 (0.67%) DTV
7 2 (0.67%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.67%) Statistics
8 1 (0.34%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.34%) New Media
8 1 (0.34%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.34%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.02%) Windows
2 8 (2.68%) Linux
3 5 (1.68%) UNIX
4 3 (1.01%) Android
5 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) SUSE
6 1 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.82%) Migration
2 60 (20.13%) Data Migration
3 44 (14.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 38 (12.75%) Project Management
5 33 (11.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (10.07%) ERP
6 30 (10.07%) SAP Implementation
7 29 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (9.40%) CRM
9 26 (8.72%) Change Management
10 19 (6.38%) PRINCE2
11 18 (6.04%) Validation
12 17 (5.70%) Data Cleansing
13 15 (5.03%) GAP Analysis
14 13 (4.36%) Programme Management
15 12 (4.03%) E-Commerce
15 12 (4.03%) Six Sigma
15 12 (4.03%) Analytics
16 11 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (3.69%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.38%) SQL
2 8 (2.68%) PL/SQL
2 8 (2.68%) Java
3 7 (2.35%) ABAP
4 6 (2.01%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.34%) C
6 3 (1.01%) Apex Code
7 2 (0.67%) R
7 2 (0.67%) Python
7 2 (0.67%) PHP
7 2 (0.67%) VB
8 1 (0.34%) VBScript
8 1 (0.34%) C#
8 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.34%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.34%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.34%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (8.39%) Degree
2 7 (2.35%) SAP Certification
2 7 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.34%) CISSP
4 3 (1.01%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.67%) IBM Certification
5 2 (0.67%) CISA
5 2 (0.67%) CISM
6 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.34%) MCTS
6 1 (0.34%) MCITP
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.34%) PMP
6 1 (0.34%) MCP
6 1 (0.34%) MCSE
6 1 (0.34%) MCSA
6 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.37%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.01%) SLA
3 5 (1.68%) QA
4 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.34%) COBIT
5 1 (0.34%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.67%) PowerHA
2 1 (0.34%) vCloud
2 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
2 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.34%) XenApp
2 1 (0.34%) XenServer
2 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.34%) OpenView
Vendors
1 168 (56.38%) SAP
2 24 (8.05%) Siebel
3 20 (6.71%) Oracle
4 10 (3.36%) IBM
5 8 (2.68%) PeopleSoft
6 7 (2.35%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.01%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.34%) VMware
9 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.01%) Open Text
9 3 (1.01%) Mercator
9 3 (1.01%) Cisco
10 2 (0.67%) ATG
10 2 (0.67%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.67%) Citrix
10 2 (0.67%) CA
10 2 (0.67%) Facebook
10 2 (0.67%) Rackspace
10 2 (0.67%) Talend
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £160 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago