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 27 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 283 270 306
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +36
Contract jobs citing FMCG 148 155 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.61% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.03% 1.89% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 107 81
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£475 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £618 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £363 £450
% change year-on-year
+9.65% -19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +158.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
7299 8186 8356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.50% 32.25% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4837 5632 5710
Average daily rate £450 £455 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -4.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 176 224
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
City of London +6 20 £550 -4.34% 5
Uxbridge - 7 £165 - 4
Chiswick - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 142 (47.02%) SAP
2 66 (21.85%) Retail
3 48 (15.89%) ERP
4 46 (15.23%) Finance
4 46 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (12.58%) Migration
6 36 (11.92%) Project Management
7 35 (11.59%) Manufacturing
8 33 (10.93%) CRM
9 31 (10.26%) Change Management
10 28 (9.27%) SAP Implementation
11 27 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (8.61%) Data Migration
12 26 (8.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 25 (8.28%) Marketing
13 25 (8.28%) Pharmaceutical
14 24 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (7.28%) GAP Analysis
16 21 (6.95%) Degree
17 20 (6.62%) SAP CO
17 20 (6.62%) Validation
18 19 (6.29%) MS Excel
18 19 (6.29%) PeopleSoft
19 18 (5.96%) Siebel
20 17 (5.63%) Java
21 16 (5.30%) Oracle
21 16 (5.30%) PRINCE2
21 16 (5.30%) Windows
21 16 (5.30%) Business Analysis
22 15 (4.97%) SharePoint

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 15 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.99%) SAS
3 4 (1.32%) CMS
3 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.99%) MS Project Server
4 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Foundation
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (3.97%) MS Office
4 7 (2.32%) MS Project
5 3 (0.99%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.66%) SPSS
7 1 (0.33%) InDesign
7 1 (0.33%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (6.62%) SAP CO
2 14 (4.64%) SAP SD
3 12 (3.97%) SAP FI
3 12 (3.97%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (2.65%) SAP SRM
5 6 (1.99%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (1.99%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (1.32%) SAP MM
6 4 (1.32%) SAP ERP
6 4 (1.32%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.99%) Magento
7 3 (0.99%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.33%) SAP SCM
9 1 (0.33%) SAP EHS
9 1 (0.33%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.66%) Force.com
3 4 (1.32%) SaaS
3 4 (1.32%) Office 365
4 1 (0.33%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.31%) LAN
2 9 (2.98%) VoIP
2 9 (2.98%) WAN
2 9 (2.98%) Firewall
3 4 (1.32%) Intranet
4 3 (0.99%) Internet
4 3 (0.99%) HTTP
5 2 (0.66%) SNMP
5 2 (0.66%) SMTP
5 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.66%) DNS
5 2 (0.66%) Wireless
5 2 (0.66%) SAN
6 1 (0.33%) IPsec
6 1 (0.33%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.33%) VLAN
6 1 (0.33%) IMAP
6 1 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.33%) Network Security
6 1 (0.33%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.97%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (3.64%) SAP BI
3 7 (2.32%) Big Data
3 7 (2.32%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.99%) MS Access
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.33%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.33%) Essbase
7 1 (0.33%) MySQL
7 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.33%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.33%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) LSMW
2 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (0.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.33%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.33%) NUnit
General
1 66 (21.85%) Retail
2 46 (15.23%) Finance
3 35 (11.59%) Manufacturing
4 25 (8.28%) Marketing
4 25 (8.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (3.31%) Publishing
6 9 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.99%) Banking
7 6 (1.99%) Billing
8 4 (1.32%) German Language
8 4 (1.32%) Legal
8 4 (1.32%) Back Office
8 4 (1.32%) Electronics
9 2 (0.66%) Polish Language
9 2 (0.66%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
10 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (23.51%) Analyst
2 51 (16.89%) Consultant
3 39 (12.91%) Architect
4 27 (8.94%) Business Analyst
4 27 (8.94%) Solutions Architect
5 26 (8.61%) SAP Consultant
6 24 (7.95%) Project Manager
7 21 (6.95%) SAP Manager
8 20 (6.62%) SAP Analyst
9 17 (5.63%) Developer
10 16 (5.30%) Siebel Analyst
11 14 (4.64%) Functional Consultant
12 12 (3.97%) Data Analyst
12 12 (3.97%) Programme Manager
12 12 (3.97%) SAP Data Analyst
13 11 (3.64%) Functional Analyst
14 9 (2.98%) Security Architect
14 9 (2.98%) Test Manager
14 9 (2.98%) Designer
15 8 (2.65%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.31%) .NET
2 6 (1.99%) jQuery
2 6 (1.99%) Visualforce
3 5 (1.66%) HTML
3 5 (1.66%) CSS
4 4 (1.32%) XML
4 4 (1.32%) Mason
5 3 (0.99%) SOAP
6 2 (0.66%) Web Services
6 2 (0.66%) EDI
6 2 (0.66%) Ajax
6 2 (0.66%) JSON
6 2 (0.66%) WCF
6 2 (0.66%) Swing
6 2 (0.66%) Flash
6 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.66%) HTML5
6 2 (0.66%) REST
6 2 (0.66%) CSS3
6 2 (0.66%) HATEOAS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (1.99%) Management Information System
2 5 (1.66%) PMI
3 4 (1.32%) DTV
3 4 (1.32%) Data Extraction
3 4 (1.32%) Data Integration
4 3 (0.99%) Economics
4 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
4 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.66%) IPTV
5 2 (0.66%) Smartphone
5 2 (0.66%) LIMS
5 2 (0.66%) NHS
6 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.33%) EPoS
6 1 (0.33%) Handset
6 1 (0.33%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.33%) Statistics
6 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.30%) Windows
2 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.66%) Linux
4 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (15.89%) ERP
2 46 (15.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (12.58%) Migration
4 36 (11.92%) Project Management
5 33 (10.93%) CRM
6 31 (10.26%) Change Management
7 28 (9.27%) SAP Implementation
8 27 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (8.61%) Data Migration
9 26 (8.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 24 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (7.28%) GAP Analysis
12 20 (6.62%) Validation
13 16 (5.30%) PRINCE2
13 16 (5.30%) Business Analysis
14 14 (4.64%) E-Commerce
15 12 (3.97%) ITIL
15 12 (3.97%) Information Security
15 12 (3.97%) Data Management
16 11 (3.64%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.63%) Java
2 13 (4.30%) SQL
3 6 (1.99%) VBA
3 6 (1.99%) Apex Code
4 5 (1.66%) C#
4 5 (1.66%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.99%) R
5 3 (0.99%) C
6 1 (0.33%) C++
6 1 (0.33%) Python
6 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.33%) PowerHouse
6 1 (0.33%) Perl
6 1 (0.33%) PHP
6 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.33%) VBScript
6 1 (0.33%) VB
6 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 21 (6.95%) Degree
2 6 (1.99%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.66%) SAP Certification
3 5 (1.66%) PMP
4 4 (1.32%) CCA
5 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.99%) MCP
5 3 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.66%) ISEB
6 2 (0.66%) IBM Certification
6 2 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (0.66%) A+ Certification
6 2 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.33%) MCSE
7 1 (0.33%) MCSA
7 1 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CCEA
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.31%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.66%) QA
3 4 (1.32%) SLA
4 3 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.66%) GMP
6 1 (0.33%) GxP
6 1 (0.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.33%) GCP
6 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.33%) XenApp
3 1 (0.33%) XenServer
3 1 (0.33%) vSphere
3 1 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (3.31%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 142 (47.02%) SAP
2 19 (6.29%) PeopleSoft
3 18 (5.96%) Siebel
4 16 (5.30%) Oracle
5 14 (4.64%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.32%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.32%) hybris
9 3 (0.99%) Intel
9 3 (0.99%) Citrix
9 3 (0.99%) VMware
9 3 (0.99%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.99%) Kronos
9 3 (0.99%) Cisco
9 3 (0.99%) IBM
10 2 (0.66%) Adobe
10 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.33%) Aruba
11 1 (0.33%) F5
11 1 (0.33%) CA
London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Clement May
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago