The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 31 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing FMCG 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.09% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.12% 1.25% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate £550 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £58.50 - -
FMCG
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
66 80 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 25.48% 21.68% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 54 42
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -65.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FMCG across the Southampton region.

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the Southampton region.

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

FMCG
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 8 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (87.50%) Migration
2 7 (87.50%) Data Migration
2 7 (87.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HR
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) French Language
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HR
General
1 1 (12.50%) French Language
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Data Manager
2 6 (75.00%) Data Quality Manager
2 6 (75.00%) Quality Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) HR Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HR Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Data Migration
1 7 (87.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) SAP