The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 244 227 208
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -19
Contract jobs citing FMCG 25 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.33% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 1.12% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 18
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£419 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £195 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3011 2760 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.43% 29.63% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1699 1514 1260
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 155 150
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.96 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.75% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £42.50 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in the South East

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 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
Berkshire +4 12 £375 +7.14% 8
Surrey -4 10 £434 -9.92% 1
Middlesex +3 3 £318 +18.13%
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (27.87%) SAP
1 17 (27.87%) Project Management
2 14 (22.95%) Pharmaceutical
2 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (18.03%) Retail
4 10 (16.39%) Finance
5 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (11.48%) ITIL
7 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
7 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.84%) Analytics
8 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (8.20%) Migration
8 5 (8.20%) Oracle
8 5 (8.20%) ERP
8 5 (8.20%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (8.20%) Change Management
9 4 (6.56%) SAP APO
9 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.92%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.92%) Teradata
10 3 (4.92%) SAP BW
10 3 (4.92%) LIMS
10 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.92%) Data Analytics
10 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.92%) QlikView
11 2 (3.28%) Marketing
11 2 (3.28%) Problem Management

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.64%) InDesign
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) SAP APO
2 2 (3.28%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (1.64%) Sage 50
3 1 (1.64%) BPCS
3 1 (1.64%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.64%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.64%) MFGPRO
3 1 (1.64%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) LAN
1 1 (1.64%) WAN
1 1 (1.64%) SAN
1 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.92%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.92%) QlikView
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.64%) RequisitePro
General
1 14 (22.95%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (18.03%) Retail
3 10 (16.39%) Finance
4 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (1.64%) Back Office
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Analyst
2 12 (19.67%) Project Manager
3 11 (18.03%) Consultant
4 4 (6.56%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Change Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Business Change Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Service Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Developer
6 2 (3.28%) Programme Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (3.28%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Transition Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.28%) SAP Manager
7 1 (1.64%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) LIMS
3 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) AIX
2 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Project Management
2 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.48%) ITIL
5 6 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.84%) Analytics
6 5 (8.20%) Migration
6 5 (8.20%) ERP
6 5 (8.20%) Change Management
7 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.92%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.92%) Data Analytics
9 2 (3.28%) Coaching
9 2 (3.28%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.28%) ETL
9 2 (3.28%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.64%) VBA
2 1 (1.64%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) PMP
1 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) GAMP
1 2 (3.28%) GxP
1 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) SAP
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Teradata
4 2 (3.28%) Informatica
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.64%) Sage
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) webMethods
5 1 (1.64%) Remedy
5 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe
5 1 (1.64%) Citrix
5 1 (1.64%) Ariba
5 1 (1.64%) Manugistics
5 1 (1.64%) Kronos
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau
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