Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 193 186
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing FMCG 17 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.18% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 8
East of England median daily rate £575 £409 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.67% -16.15% +9.55%
10th Percentile £314 £264 £415
90th Percentile £713 £564 £630
England median daily rate £400 £431 £450
% change year-on-year -7.25% -4.17% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
East of England median hourly rate £22.29 - £31.50
10th Percentile £16.21 - £30.75
90th Percentile £28.59 - £32.25
England median hourly rate £27.15 £26.48 £21.00
% change year-on-year +2.55% +26.07% -4.55%

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 1,627 1,692 1,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.93% 32.80% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 970 914
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.97% -3.00%
10th Percentile £205 £190 £185
90th Percentile £600 £573 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 115 127
East of England median hourly rate £18.35 £19.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.42% -39.68% +39.29%
10th Percentile £13.08 £10.93 £13.58
90th Percentile £49.13 £49.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in the East of England

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FMCG in the East of England

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor 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 16 November 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
Hertfordshire -3 14 £330 -20.48% 8
Bedfordshire +14 1 - -
Cambridgeshire +7 1 £725 +158.93% 2
Essex - 1 £650 - 5
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 (47.06%) Retail
2 5 (29.41%) Data Management
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) ERP
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (17.65%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) SCOM
5 2 (11.76%) JIRA
5 2 (11.76%) SAP ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) DFS Replication
5 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.76%) Tableau
5 2 (11.76%) LDAP
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (11.76%) SAP

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.88%) MFGPRO
2 1 (5.88%) Sage 50
2 1 (5.88%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.88%) Power BI
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Director
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Management Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Support
4 1 (5.88%) Product Owner
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Transformation Director
4 1 (5.88%) Transformation Programme Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Data Management
2 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Change Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) APMP
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) DFS Replication
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Sage
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
1 2 (11.76%) Tableau
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) CA
2 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy