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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 226 184 211
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +27
Contract jobs citing FMCG 33 52 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.57% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 1.99% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 13
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£425 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £280 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 - £37.50
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
2905 2617 2375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.47% 28.80% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1405 1143
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 146 163
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.80 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.72% +3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £47.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +9 16 £425 +9.67% 2
Surrey -12 11 £434 -
Hampshire -10 3 £210 -58.00%
Middlesex +5 2 £314 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £525 - 1
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 29 (40.85%) Project Management
2 19 (26.76%) Retail
3 17 (23.94%) SAP
4 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (19.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (15.49%) ITIL
7 11 (15.49%) Finance
8 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
8 9 (12.68%) Marketing
9 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.27%) MS Office
9 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (11.27%) Analytics
10 7 (9.86%) Degree
11 6 (8.45%) Advertising
11 6 (8.45%) Migration
11 6 (8.45%) Electronics
11 6 (8.45%) E-Learning
11 6 (8.45%) B2B
11 6 (8.45%) Oracle
11 6 (8.45%) Channel Management
11 6 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (8.45%) Marketing Management
11 6 (8.45%) Marketing Strategy
12 5 (7.04%) Windows
13 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
13 4 (5.63%) SAP APO
13 4 (5.63%) Programme Management
13 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.41%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Drupal
2 1 (1.41%) Confluence
2 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.41%) InDesign
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) SAP APO
2 2 (2.82%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (1.41%) Sage 50
3 1 (1.41%) BPCS
3 1 (1.41%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.41%) MFGPRO
3 1 (1.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) LAN
1 2 (2.82%) WAN
2 1 (1.41%) SAN
2 1 (1.41%) Wireless
2 1 (1.41%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.41%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.23%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.82%) QlikView
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.41%) RequisitePro
1 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 19 (26.76%) Retail
2 14 (19.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (15.49%) Finance
4 9 (12.68%) Manufacturing
4 9 (12.68%) Marketing
5 6 (8.45%) Electronics
5 6 (8.45%) Advertising
6 1 (1.41%) Banking
6 1 (1.41%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Project Manager
2 12 (16.90%) Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Consultant
4 4 (5.63%) Developer
4 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.23%) Senior Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Change Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Business Change Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (4.23%) SAP Project Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Business Manager
5 3 (4.23%) SAP Manager
5 3 (4.23%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (2.82%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (2.82%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (2.82%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Technical Manager
6 2 (2.82%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) HTML
1 3 (4.23%) CSS
2 2 (2.82%) HTML5
2 2 (2.82%) CSS3
2 2 (2.82%) Backbone.js
2 2 (2.82%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (2.82%) Sass
2 2 (2.82%) LESS
2 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.41%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.45%) E-Learning
3 3 (4.23%) LIMS
3 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.41%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (40.85%) Project Management
2 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (15.49%) ITIL
4 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.27%) Analytics
5 6 (8.45%) Marketing Strategy
5 6 (8.45%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (8.45%) Marketing Management
5 6 (8.45%) Channel Management
5 6 (8.45%) Migration
5 6 (8.45%) B2B
6 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
6 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.23%) Data Analytics
7 3 (4.23%) BDD
7 3 (4.23%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.82%) PMP
2 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) GAMP
1 2 (2.82%) GxP
1 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) SCCM
1 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) SAP
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.23%) Business Objects
3 3 (4.23%) Citrix
4 2 (2.82%) VMware
4 2 (2.82%) Teradata
4 2 (2.82%) Adobe
4 2 (2.82%) Informatica
5 1 (1.41%) Manugistics
5 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.41%) Sage
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) Kronos
5 1 (1.41%) Ariba