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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 190 211 187
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Contract jobs citing FMCG 56 19 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.58% 0.23% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.72% 1.22% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 35
Average daily rate £450 £443 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +4.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £186 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £21.96 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £16.73 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-16.31% +7.93%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2062 1561 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.25% 18.63% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 731 919
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 159 198
Average hourly rate £19.50 £26.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +0.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
FMCG
England

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +5 19 £435 +108.38% 1
Berkshire -5 13 £419 +4.68% 3
Hampshire -1 8 £550 - 5
Middlesex - 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Kent - 1 - - 1
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (32.56%) Retail
2 24 (27.91%) Finance
3 21 (24.42%) Project Management
4 15 (17.44%) ITIL
5 14 (16.28%) SAP
5 14 (16.28%) Marketing
6 13 (15.12%) PRINCE2
7 12 (13.95%) CRM
7 12 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (13.95%) Banking
8 11 (12.79%) SQL
8 11 (12.79%) Oracle
9 9 (10.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
9 9 (10.47%) MS Project
10 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (8.14%) Digital Media
12 6 (6.98%) IPTV
12 6 (6.98%) Manufacturing
12 6 (6.98%) NHS
12 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
12 6 (6.98%) PRINCE
12 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (5.81%) Windows
13 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
13 5 (5.81%) T-SQL
13 5 (5.81%) Electronics
13 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.49%) Apache
1 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) Documentum
2 1 (1.16%) SAS
2 1 (1.16%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Project
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (3.49%) SAP SD
1 3 (3.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.33%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.16%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.16%) Tridion
3 1 (1.16%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.16%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.16%) Force.com
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (1.16%) Firewall
3 1 (1.16%) Wireless
3 1 (1.16%) DHCP
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.16%) DNS
3 1 (1.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.49%) MySQL
3 2 (2.33%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Subversion
1 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (32.56%) Retail
2 24 (27.91%) Finance
3 14 (16.28%) Marketing
4 12 (13.95%) Banking
5 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
5 9 (10.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (6.98%) Manufacturing
7 5 (5.81%) Electronics
8 4 (4.65%) Advertising
9 3 (3.49%) Automotive
9 3 (3.49%) Legal
10 2 (2.33%) French Language
10 2 (2.33%) German Language
10 2 (2.33%) Italian Language
10 2 (2.33%) Russian Language
11 1 (1.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (19.77%) Analyst
2 14 (16.28%) Project Manager
3 11 (12.79%) Business Analyst
4 10 (11.63%) Consultant
5 7 (8.14%) Programme Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Developer
7 5 (5.81%) SQL Developer
7 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Communications Manager
9 3 (3.49%) SAP Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Technical Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Oracle Programme Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Technical Project Manager
9 3 (3.49%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Pricing Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Change Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.49%) LAMP
2 1 (1.16%) jQuery
2 1 (1.16%) Mason
2 1 (1.16%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.16%) HTML5
2 1 (1.16%) CSS3
2 1 (1.16%) HTML
2 1 (1.16%) CSS
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) XML
2 1 (1.16%) XSL
2 1 (1.16%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.14%) Digital Media
2 6 (6.98%) NHS
2 6 (6.98%) IPTV
3 5 (5.81%) Social Media
4 3 (3.49%) New Media
5 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) PMI
6 1 (1.16%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.16%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.16%) Statistics
6 1 (1.16%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Life Science
6 1 (1.16%) Social Network
6 1 (1.16%) RIA
6 1 (1.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (24.42%) Project Management
2 15 (17.44%) ITIL
3 13 (15.12%) PRINCE2
4 12 (13.95%) CRM
4 12 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (9.30%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.98%) PRINCE
7 5 (5.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.65%) Logistics
8 4 (4.65%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.49%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.49%) Programme Management
9 3 (3.49%) Migration
9 3 (3.49%) ERP
9 3 (3.49%) Change Management
9 3 (3.49%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (2.33%) User Stories
10 2 (2.33%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.49%) PHP
4 2 (2.33%) Java
5 1 (1.16%) C#
5 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.33%) RHCE
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) GxP
1 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.16%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.49%) Nagios
2 2 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.16%) SCCM
3 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) SAP
2 11 (12.79%) Oracle
3 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Siebel
4 4 (4.65%) VMware
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.49%) HP
5 3 (3.49%) Citrix
6 2 (2.33%) Adobe
7 1 (1.16%) Manugistics
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) Remedy
7 1 (1.16%) ATG
7 1 (1.16%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.16%) Rackspace
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £260 - £300 per day + expenses etc.
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Allied Worldwide
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Hamish Renton Associates
Rate: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago