The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 201 204 211
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing FMCG 44 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 1.86% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 28
Average daily rate
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£443 £350 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.42% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £238 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +158.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +150.00%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2023 1720 2030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.99% 20.22% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 843 859
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 126 175
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -18.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
FMCG
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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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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
Surrey +14 17 £433 +15.33%
Hampshire -1 11 £550 +50.68%
Berkshire +5 10 £388 +16.98% 3
Middlesex -8 2 - -
West Sussex -3 1 - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 2
Kent - - - -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 33 (34.02%) Retail
2 26 (26.80%) Finance
3 25 (25.77%) Marketing
4 24 (24.74%) Project Management
5 22 (22.68%) CRM
6 20 (20.62%) SAP
7 16 (16.49%) PRINCE2
8 14 (14.43%) ITIL
9 12 (12.37%) Oracle
10 11 (11.34%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (10.31%) Manufacturing
12 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
12 9 (9.28%) Banking
13 8 (8.25%) Degree
13 8 (8.25%) User Stories
13 8 (8.25%) ERP
14 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
14 7 (7.22%) PRINCE
14 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (6.19%) MS Project
15 6 (6.19%) SQL
15 6 (6.19%) Logistics
15 6 (6.19%) Business Analysis
16 5 (5.15%) Project Planning
16 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
16 5 (5.15%) Social Media
16 5 (5.15%) Java
16 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
16 5 (5.15%) Legal

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (3.09%) Apache
1 3 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.03%) SAS
2 1 (1.03%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Project
2 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.09%) SAP SD
1 3 (3.09%) Maximo
1 3 (3.09%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.06%) SAP HR
2 2 (2.06%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.06%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.03%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.03%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.03%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.03%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (1.03%) Demantra
3 1 (1.03%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) Firewall
2 1 (1.03%) Wireless
2 1 (1.03%) DHCP
2 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.03%) DNS
2 1 (1.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) SAP BW
1 3 (3.09%) MySQL
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.03%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) MS Access
3 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Subversion
1 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.03%) Axure RP
General
1 33 (34.02%) Retail
2 26 (26.80%) Finance
3 25 (25.77%) Marketing
4 11 (11.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (10.31%) Manufacturing
6 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
6 9 (9.28%) Banking
7 5 (5.15%) Legal
8 4 (4.12%) Electronics
8 4 (4.12%) Advertising
9 3 (3.09%) Automotive
9 3 (3.09%) Front Office
9 3 (3.09%) French Language
9 3 (3.09%) German Language
10 2 (2.06%) Italian Language
10 2 (2.06%) Russian Language
11 1 (1.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (22.68%) Project Manager
1 22 (22.68%) Analyst
2 12 (12.37%) Business Analyst
3 11 (11.34%) Programme Manager
4 8 (8.25%) Consultant
5 5 (5.15%) Developer
5 5 (5.15%) Product Owner
6 4 (4.12%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) Pricing Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) Oracle Programme Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.09%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (3.09%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (2.06%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (2.06%) ERP Project Manager
8 2 (2.06%) Senior Technical Project Manager
8 2 (2.06%) Business Consultant
8 2 (2.06%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (2.06%) Sales Manager
8 2 (2.06%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) LAMP
1 3 (3.09%) .NET
2 2 (2.06%) HTML
3 1 (1.03%) CSS
3 1 (1.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.03%) jQuery
3 1 (1.03%) HTML5
3 1 (1.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Social Media
2 4 (4.12%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.09%) New Media
3 3 (3.09%) NHS
3 3 (3.09%) IPTV
4 2 (2.06%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.06%) PMI
4 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) EPoS
5 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Linux
2 3 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) Project Management
2 22 (22.68%) CRM
3 16 (16.49%) PRINCE2
4 14 (14.43%) ITIL
5 8 (8.25%) ERP
5 8 (8.25%) User Stories
6 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.22%) PRINCE
6 7 (7.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.19%) Logistics
7 6 (6.19%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.15%) Project Planning
8 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
9 4 (4.12%) Risk Management
9 4 (4.12%) Validation
9 4 (4.12%) Migration
9 4 (4.12%) Six Sigma
9 4 (4.12%) Service Management
9 4 (4.12%) UML
9 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.19%) SQL
2 5 (5.15%) Java
3 3 (3.09%) PHP
3 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.09%) C#
4 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.03%) ABAP
4 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.06%) APMP
4 2 (2.06%) RHCE
4 2 (2.06%) HND
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB
5 1 (1.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) GMP
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) Nagios
2 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.03%) SCCM
3 1 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) SAP
2 12 (12.37%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.12%) Siebel
5 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.09%) VMware
6 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.06%) Citrix
7 1 (1.03%) JDA
7 1 (1.03%) Manugistics
7 1 (1.03%) HP
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco
7 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.03%) Remedy
7 1 (1.03%) ATG
7 1 (1.03%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.03%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.03%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.03%) Rackspace