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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 234 240 233
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing FMCG 21 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 1.00% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 11
Median daily rate £488 £380 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.28% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £447 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-40.90% -26.66%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2597 3113 2771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.00% 31.37% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1477 1784 1500
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £232 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 182 164
Median hourly rate £23.68 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.15 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 14 £381 +1.66% 1
Surrey -3 4 £550 +39.24% 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £488 -
West Sussex - 1 £220 -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 South East region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 21 (35.59%) Retail
2 11 (18.64%) Manufacturing
3 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
4 9 (15.25%) SAP
4 9 (15.25%) Finance
5 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
5 8 (13.56%) Service Design
6 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.17%) Change Management
7 6 (10.17%) Information Security
7 6 (10.17%) Project Management
7 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
7 6 (10.17%) Analytics
8 5 (8.47%) Marketing
8 5 (8.47%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (8.47%) Middleware
8 5 (8.47%) Ab Initio
8 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
8 5 (8.47%) Migration
9 4 (6.78%) Electronics
9 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.78%) ERP
9 4 (6.78%) Windows
9 4 (6.78%) SOA
9 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (5.08%) Demand Forecasting
10 3 (5.08%) Data Migration

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (3.39%) Resin
1 2 (3.39%) Skype for Business
1 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
1 2 (3.39%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Drupal
2 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.39%) SAP PLM
3 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.69%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.69%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.69%) SAP EHS
3 1 (1.69%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.69%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.69%) SAP LE
3 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.69%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) VPN
2 2 (3.39%) MPLS
2 2 (3.39%) VoIP
3 1 (1.69%) Broadband
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.39%) Big Data
2 2 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.69%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.69%) QlikView
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (35.59%) Retail
2 11 (18.64%) Manufacturing
3 9 (15.25%) Finance
4 5 (8.47%) Marketing
4 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.78%) Electronics
6 2 (3.39%) Automotive
7 1 (1.69%) Advertising
7 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Architect
2 14 (23.73%) Project Manager
3 11 (18.64%) Service Architect
4 8 (13.56%) Service Design Architect
5 7 (11.86%) FMCG Manager
5 7 (11.86%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (10.17%) Security Manager
6 6 (10.17%) Security Project Manager
6 6 (10.17%) Service Design Manager
6 6 (10.17%) Service Manager
7 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (6.78%) Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Design Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Information Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Information Security Project Manager
9 3 (5.08%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Middleware
2 2 (3.39%) jQuery
3 1 (1.69%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) BAPI
3 1 (1.69%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Unix
3 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.56%) Service Design
2 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (10.17%) Analytics
3 6 (10.17%) Change Management
3 6 (10.17%) Information Security
3 6 (10.17%) Project Management
4 5 (8.47%) Migration
5 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.78%) ERP
5 4 (6.78%) SOA
6 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL
6 3 (5.08%) Security Management
6 3 (5.08%) TDD
6 3 (5.08%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.39%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (5.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) ABAP
2 1 (1.69%) Java
2 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.39%) COBIT
3 1 (1.69%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.69%) GxP
3 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.69%) UAG
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) SAP
3 5 (8.47%) Ab Initio
4 3 (5.08%) JD Edwards
4 3 (5.08%) Teradata
5 2 (3.39%) Adobe
5 2 (3.39%) Google
5 2 (3.39%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.69%) Cognos
6 1 (1.69%) Facebook
6 1 (1.69%) Hootsuite
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) Polycom
6 1 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.69%) Twitter
6 1 (1.69%) webMethods