Period
to 20 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 159 192
Rank change year-on-year +74 +33 -19
Contract jobs citing FMCG 11 9 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.76% 0.25% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 0.76% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Median daily rate £570 £513 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.22% -10.87% +42.86%
England median daily rate £525 £488 £400
% change year-on-year +7.69% +21.88% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £22.29
England median hourly rate £75.00 £21.50 £27.83
% change year-on-year +248.84% -22.73% +5.10%

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 East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 506 1,184 1,421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.75% 33.17% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 739 807
Median daily rate £390 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.24% -2.86% +5.42%
10th Percentile £150 £200 £210
90th Percentile £550 £601 £588
England median daily rate £475 £473 £475
% change year-on-year +0.53% -0.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 68
Median hourly rate £41.25 £18.66 £17.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.12% +5.99% -45.85%
10th Percentile £13.11 £13.50 £12.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.00 £51.63
Median hourly rate £26.11 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year +21.30% +7.63% -

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in the East of England

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing FMCG in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for FMCG in the East of England

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing FMCG in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for FMCG in the East of England

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing FMCG in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for FMCG in the East of England

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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
Hertfordshire +40 8 £570 +8.57% 4
Essex - 2 £570 - 2
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 8 (72.73%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (45.45%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (27.27%) AWS
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 3 (27.27%) SAP SD
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) SAP PM
4 2 (18.18%) SAP QM
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) AWK
4 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) JMeter
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Statistics
4 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
4 2 (18.18%) French Language
4 2 (18.18%) German Language
4 2 (18.18%) Italian Language
4 2 (18.18%) Spanish Language
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (27.27%) SAP SD
3 2 (18.18%) Fredhopper
3 2 (18.18%) Magento
3 2 (18.18%) SAP FI
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (18.18%) SAP MM
3 2 (18.18%) SAP PM
3 2 (18.18%) SAP PP
3 2 (18.18%) SAP QM
4 1 (9.09%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) SpeedCurve
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
3 1 (9.09%) Azure
3 1 (9.09%) GCP
3 1 (9.09%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) ObjectStore
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
1 2 (18.18%) WebPageTest
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) French Language
3 2 (18.18%) German Language
3 2 (18.18%) Italian Language
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Change Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Communications Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Document Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Change Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SAP EWM Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Financial Leader
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) Kafka
1 1 (9.09%) RESTful
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Statistics
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) AWK
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Grafana
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) AppDynamics
3 2 (18.18%) Ariba
3 2 (18.18%) Concur
3 2 (18.18%) Dynatrace
3 2 (18.18%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) hybris
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) New Relic