The 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 279 280 281
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing FMCG 153 150 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.62% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 1.65% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 111 106
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £398 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.20% +9.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £16.00
FMCG
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8790 9091 9760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.49% 37.36% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6082 6056 6653
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 187 197
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
City of London +4 21 £650 +23.80% 3
Westminster - 10 £650 -
Uxbridge +2 5 £123 -25.75%
Brentford - 5 £350 -
Hammersmith - 1 £263 -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 107 (39.05%) SAP
2 74 (27.01%) Project Management
3 61 (22.26%) ERP
4 54 (19.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 53 (19.34%) Finance
6 44 (16.06%) Retail
7 42 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (9.12%) Manufacturing
11 23 (8.39%) Migration
11 23 (8.39%) MS Excel
12 22 (8.03%) Microsoft
13 21 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (6.93%) ITIL
14 19 (6.93%) SQL
14 19 (6.93%) Marketing
15 18 (6.57%) Management Information System
15 18 (6.57%) Change Management
16 17 (6.20%) MS Office
16 17 (6.20%) CRM
16 17 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
16 17 (6.20%) Data Migration
17 16 (5.84%) QlikView
17 16 (5.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 15 (5.47%) Teradata
18 15 (5.47%) Service Management
18 15 (5.47%) Informatica
18 15 (5.47%) Analytics
18 15 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 9 (3.28%) SAS
2 8 (2.92%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.46%) CMS
5 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.73%) iPlanet
6 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.73%) IIS
6 2 (0.73%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.73%) Liferay
6 2 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.73%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.73%) CoreMedia CMS
6 2 (0.73%) Drupal
6 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.36%) JBoss
7 1 (0.36%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.20%) MS Office
3 9 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.09%) InDesign
4 3 (1.09%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.09%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (4.01%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (3.65%) SAP FI
3 7 (2.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (2.55%) SAP CO
4 5 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.46%) SAP MM
5 4 (1.46%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (1.09%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.73%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.73%) BusinessWare
7 2 (0.73%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.73%) SAP WM
7 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.73%) Magento
8 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.36%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.36%) SAP PP
8 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.36%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.36%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) SaaS
1 5 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (1.09%) Office 365
2 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.73%) PaaS
3 2 (0.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.09%) Firewall
2 1 (0.36%) Wireless
2 1 (0.36%) Network Security
2 1 (0.36%) NAS
2 1 (0.36%) LAN
2 1 (0.36%) WAN
2 1 (0.36%) Intranet
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.84%) QlikView
2 13 (4.74%) SAP BW
3 7 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.09%) Pentaho
5 3 (1.09%) MonetDB
6 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.73%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.73%) Big Data
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.73%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.73%) DB2
6 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.36%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL
7 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.36%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (1.09%) LSMW
1 3 (1.09%) JIRA
2 1 (0.36%) Selenium
2 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.36%) Gradle
2 1 (0.36%) JUnit
2 1 (0.36%) ProC
General
1 54 (19.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 53 (19.34%) Finance
3 44 (16.06%) Retail
4 25 (9.12%) Manufacturing
5 19 (6.93%) Marketing
6 10 (3.65%) Banking
7 8 (2.92%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.46%) Automotive
8 4 (1.46%) Legal
9 3 (1.09%) Publishing
9 3 (1.09%) Games
10 2 (0.73%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.73%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.36%) German Language
11 1 (0.36%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 72 (26.28%) Analyst
2 42 (15.33%) Project Manager
3 38 (13.87%) Consultant
4 33 (12.04%) Business Analyst
5 26 (9.49%) SAP Consultant
6 20 (7.30%) Architect
7 16 (5.84%) Data Analyst
7 16 (5.84%) SAP Manager
8 15 (5.47%) Programme Manager
9 11 (4.01%) SAP Analyst
10 10 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (3.65%) Developer
11 7 (2.55%) Service Manager
11 7 (2.55%) SAP Project Manager
11 7 (2.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (2.55%) Functional Analyst
12 6 (2.19%) Designer
12 6 (2.19%) Android Developer
12 6 (2.19%) Risk Consultant
12 6 (2.19%) Compliance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.46%) HTML
1 4 (1.46%) .NET
1 4 (1.46%) HTML5
2 3 (1.09%) Spring
2 3 (1.09%) CSS
2 3 (1.09%) Flash
3 2 (0.73%) MSMQ
3 2 (0.73%) Web Services
3 2 (0.73%) J2EE
3 2 (0.73%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.36%) JSON
4 1 (0.36%) jQuery
4 1 (0.36%) CSS3
4 1 (0.36%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (0.36%) XML
4 1 (0.36%) EDI
4 1 (0.36%) WAP
4 1 (0.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.57%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.92%) User Experience
4 6 (2.19%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.73%) AS400
5 2 (0.73%) Copywriting
5 2 (0.73%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.73%) Learning Management System
5 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.73%) CESG
5 2 (0.73%) Video Editing
6 1 (0.36%) Informatics
6 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.36%) Applied Mathematics
6 1 (0.36%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.36%) Economics
6 1 (0.36%) Statistics
6 1 (0.36%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.36%) Social Media
6 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.92%) Windows
2 7 (2.55%) Android
2 7 (2.55%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.73%) AIX
3 2 (0.73%) Solaris
3 2 (0.73%) Linux
3 2 (0.73%) zOS
3 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (27.01%) Project Management
2 61 (22.26%) ERP
3 42 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (10.95%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (8.39%) Migration
6 21 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (6.93%) ITIL
8 18 (6.57%) Change Management
9 17 (6.20%) CRM
9 17 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (6.20%) Data Migration
10 15 (5.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (5.47%) Analytics
10 15 (5.47%) Service Management
11 13 (4.74%) Service Delivery
11 13 (4.74%) Information Security
11 13 (4.74%) Programme Management
11 13 (4.74%) Business Analysis
12 12 (4.38%) Six Sigma
12 12 (4.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.93%) SQL
2 11 (4.01%) Java
3 6 (2.19%) C
4 5 (1.82%) R
5 3 (1.09%) C#
5 3 (1.09%) VBA
6 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.73%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.36%) ABAP
7 1 (0.36%) C++
7 1 (0.36%) Python
7 1 (0.36%) Scala
7 1 (0.36%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (3.28%) Degree
2 8 (2.92%) PMP
2 8 (2.92%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.55%) ACCA
3 7 (2.55%) SAP Certification
4 5 (1.82%) CIMA
5 4 (1.46%) CISSP
6 3 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.73%) CCSP
7 2 (0.73%) CISA
7 2 (0.73%) CISM
7 2 (0.73%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.73%) CRISC
8 1 (0.36%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.36%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB
8 1 (0.36%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (2.55%) GxP
3 4 (1.46%) SLA
4 3 (1.09%) QA
5 2 (0.73%) CDISC
5 2 (0.73%) GCP
5 2 (0.73%) GMP
5 2 (0.73%) GLP
5 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.36%) DICOM
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.73%) ClearTrust
3 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.73%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.36%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (0.36%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 107 (39.05%) SAP
2 22 (8.03%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.47%) Informatica
3 15 (5.47%) Teradata
4 13 (4.74%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (3.65%) Oracle
6 5 (1.82%) IBM
6 5 (1.82%) Adobe
7 3 (1.09%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.09%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.09%) hybris
7 3 (1.09%) Tableau
8 2 (0.73%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.73%) Vitria
8 2 (0.73%) CA
8 2 (0.73%) BEA
9 1 (0.36%) Ariba
9 1 (0.36%) NetApp
9 1 (0.36%) webMethods
9 1 (0.36%) NetIQ
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £455 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £590 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £455 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £600 - £800 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago