The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 26 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing FMCG 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.52% 0.93% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.77% 3.33% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
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£250 £588 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.46% +38.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £558 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £618 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 - £28.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
52 60 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 26.40% 27.78% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 24
Average daily rate £350 £521 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +30.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £278 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £45.50 £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (10.00%) SAP APO
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
5 1 (10.00%) COBIT

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP APO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Demantra
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Management Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) A+ Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle