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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 240 230 199
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -31
Contract jobs citing FMCG 30 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.37% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.20% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 34
Median daily rate £438 £434 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £266 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £545 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £435 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +2.35%
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
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
2973 3083 2798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.89% 31.07% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1742 1642 1484
Median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £232 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 151 192
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.99% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +12 16 £400 -1.84% 3
Surrey -11 6 £488 -9.30% 4
Hampshire -2 3 £425 +102.38% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 1 £450 -14.28% 1
Middlesex -8 1 £625 +46.62%
West Sussex -21 1 - -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 South East region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 25 (33.78%) SAP
1 25 (33.78%) Retail
2 15 (20.27%) Finance
2 15 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (17.57%) Project Management
5 11 (14.86%) ITIL
5 11 (14.86%) Migration
6 10 (13.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (10.81%) Manufacturing
7 8 (10.81%) Data Migration
7 8 (10.81%) Data Quality
7 8 (10.81%) Data Centre
8 7 (9.46%) COBIT
8 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
8 7 (9.46%) Oracle
9 6 (8.11%) SQL
9 6 (8.11%) SOA
9 6 (8.11%) Change Management
9 6 (8.11%) Validation
9 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
10 5 (6.76%) DevOps
10 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (6.76%) GxP
10 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
10 5 (6.76%) Windows
10 5 (6.76%) Middleware

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 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.35%) JBoss
4 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.70%) SAP PLM
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.35%) SAP EHS
3 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.35%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Firewall
1 3 (4.05%) LAN
1 3 (4.05%) WAN
2 2 (2.70%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) Intranet
2 2 (2.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.70%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.70%) MPLS
3 1 (1.35%) Converged Networks
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) Network Security
3 1 (1.35%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.35%) DB2
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.35%) QlikView
4 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (1.35%) VersionOne
General
1 25 (33.78%) Retail
2 15 (20.27%) Finance
3 10 (13.51%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (10.81%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.41%) Legal
6 3 (4.05%) Marketing
7 2 (2.70%) Automotive
8 1 (1.35%) French Language
8 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Architect
2 9 (12.16%) Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (9.46%) Consultant
4 7 (9.46%) Data Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Data Quality Manager
5 6 (8.11%) Quality Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Programme Manager
6 5 (6.76%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) HR Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) SAP Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Functional Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) SAP HR Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) Service Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) Middleware
2 1 (1.35%) BAPI
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) Physics
4 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) DataPower
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Linux
2 3 (4.05%) Unix
3 1 (1.35%) AIX
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (17.57%) Project Management
4 11 (14.86%) ITIL
4 11 (14.86%) Migration
5 8 (10.81%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.11%) Change Management
6 6 (8.11%) SOA
6 6 (8.11%) Validation
7 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.76%) DevOps
7 5 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.76%) Six Sigma
7 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
8 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.41%) ERP
8 4 (5.41%) PRINCE
8 4 (5.41%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
1 3 (4.05%) PhD
2 2 (2.70%) CISA
2 2 (2.70%) CISM
2 2 (2.70%) CISSP
2 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.35%) APMP
3 1 (1.35%) CCNA
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.35%) PMP
3 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.35%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) Data Quality
2 7 (9.46%) COBIT
3 5 (6.76%) GxP
4 3 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (4.05%) SLA
5 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
6 1 (1.35%) GMP
6 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
1 2 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) SAP
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) IBM
3 4 (5.41%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.70%) Citrix
4 2 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.35%) Adobe
5 1 (1.35%) BT
5 1 (1.35%) HP
5 1 (1.35%) Rally
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.35%) Software AG
5 1 (1.35%) webMethods
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