Period
to 19 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 19 March 2019 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 235 242 222
Rank change year-on-year +7 -20 -5
Contract jobs citing FMCG 9 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.16% 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.37% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 2
City of London median daily rate £625 £260 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +140.38% -39.71% +35.29%
10th Percentile £528 £205 £373
90th Percentile £743 £613 £494
Central London median daily rate £525 £265 £431
% change year-on-year +98.11% -38.55% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2,725 3,007 2,360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.28% 42.47% 39.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,031 2,371 1,787
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £320 £313
90th Percentile £688 £725 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 52 26
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.02% +13.16% -2.56%
10th Percentile £13.09 £12.58 £13.25
90th Percentile £40.65 £48.48 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -10.47% +13.16% -3.77%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in the City of London

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in the City of London

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FMCG in the City of London

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing FMCG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
4 3 (33.33%) SAS
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (33.33%) EPoS
4 3 (33.33%) Customer Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) Statistics
4 3 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
4 3 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (22.22%) Master's Degree
5 2 (22.22%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) hybris
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) Physics
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
6 1 (11.11%) CSS
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) OOP
6 1 (11.11%) OO

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (11.11%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
1 1 (11.11%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Insight Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Product Owner
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Cutover Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Hybris Architect
2 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Architect
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Workday Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 3 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
2 3 (33.33%) Customer Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
2 3 (33.33%) Statistics
2 3 (33.33%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Physics
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) B2B
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) hybris
1 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Workday