The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 15 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing FMCG 4 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 5.33% 4.35% 1.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.38% 17.24% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
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£263 £480 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.31% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £434 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.56% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £16.73
% change year-on-year
- -16.31%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
26 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 34.67% 25.22% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 28
Average daily rate £286 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.70% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £540 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.09 £14.04 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% -26.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £13.42 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £50.00 £21.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) COBIT
3 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) EDIFACT
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) XML Messaging
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
4 1 (10.00%) Cognos
4 1 (10.00%) EDI
4 1 (10.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (10.00%) GCP
4 1 (10.00%) GxP
4 1 (10.00%) SLA
4 1 (10.00%) Manugistics
4 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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.

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP APO
General
1 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) SAP APO Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) EDI Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Author
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (10.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) PACS
1 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (10.00%) Informatics
1 1 (10.00%) TRADACOMS
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) QMS
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
2 1 (10.00%) DICOM
2 1 (10.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (10.00%) GCP
2 1 (10.00%) GxP
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Manugistics
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos