Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 104 124
Rank change year-on-year -21 +20 0
Contract jobs citing FMCG 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 0.57% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £544 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +3.57% +27.27%
10th Percentile £468 £482 £363
90th Percentile £533 £591 £538
South East median daily rate £431 £381 £443
% change year-on-year +13.11% -13.84% +0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.87 - -
South East median hourly rate £26.87 £27.00 £58.50
% change year-on-year -0.50% -53.85% +56.00%

FMCG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 514 529 735
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.91% 31.87% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 279 344
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £186 £228 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 30
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.28% +33.21% +7.60%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.92 £9.23
90th Percentile £54.88 £41.75 £38.93
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £20.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year +28.45% -9.60% +34.09%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in Buckinghamshire

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FMCG in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Buckinghamshire

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -29 4 £500 -8.05%
High Wycombe - 3 - -
FMCG
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) DMAIC
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Contract Management
4 2 (28.57%) PMO
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) People Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) PMP
5 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
5 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) FMCG Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Product Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmacovigilance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Contract Management
2 2 (28.57%) DMAIC
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft