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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 26 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing FMCG 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.59% 5.13% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 14.04% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Median daily rate £625 £426 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.62% -5.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
FMCG
South East

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
63 57 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 37.28% 36.54% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 28 50
Median daily rate £396 £343 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -27.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £264 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £449 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 15
Median hourly rate £45.25 £22.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.11% -47.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FMCG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Head of IT
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Projects
1 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Digital Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) VMware