Period
to 22 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 22 July 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 > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 451 415 399
Rank change year-on-year -36 -16 -21
Contract jobs citing FMCG 183 182 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.43% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.12% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 100 89
London median daily rate £475 £475 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.05% +14.46% +3.75%
10th Percentile £236 £312 £233
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
England median daily rate £450 £429 £426
% change year-on-year +4.96% +0.59% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.25 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.29% +143.66% -4.05%
10th Percentile £35.75 £41.63 £15.76
90th Percentile £39.50 £44.88 £39.33
England median hourly rate £37.50 £25.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +47.06% -19.05% +38.46%

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17,631 16,267 17,219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.23% 38.54% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,631 11,503 12,327
London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £315 £310 £286
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 284 245 224
London median hourly rate £22.72 £21.50 £20.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.65% +4.22% +5.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.42 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.02 £50.00 £55.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +20.51% -2.50% +11.11%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in London

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in London

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FMCG in London

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in London

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the London region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
West London -19 71 £450 +6.38% 14
Central London -37 8 £525 -4.55% 3
South London - 5 - -
East London -15 4 £519 +15.92% 3
North London +8 1 - - 2
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 London region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 38 (20.77%) SAP
2 36 (19.67%) Project Management
3 30 (16.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 29 (15.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 28 (15.30%) Finance
5 28 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (13.11%) Retail
8 23 (12.57%) Microsoft
9 19 (10.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 18 (9.84%) Change Management
10 18 (9.84%) Spotfire
10 18 (9.84%) Tableau
11 16 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (8.20%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (8.20%) Marketing
12 15 (8.20%) Scrum
13 14 (7.65%) Cognos
13 14 (7.65%) Python
13 14 (7.65%) Manufacturing
13 14 (7.65%) Visualisation
13 14 (7.65%) CDISC
13 14 (7.65%) Data Visualisation
14 13 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (7.10%) PMO
15 12 (6.56%) Logistics
15 12 (6.56%) Analytics
15 12 (6.56%) Translating Business Requirements
16 11 (6.01%) DevOps

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 8 (4.37%) nginx
2 3 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) Amazon Alexa
3 1 (0.55%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.55%) IIS
3 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 30 (16.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (10.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.64%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.09%) Camtasia
6 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.64%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.64%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.64%) SAP MM
3 2 (1.09%) JDE World
3 2 (1.09%) SAP APO
3 2 (1.09%) SAP EHS
3 2 (1.09%) SAP MDG
3 2 (1.09%) SAP PLM
3 2 (1.09%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.55%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (0.55%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.55%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.46%) PaaS
3 8 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.37%) npm
4 7 (3.83%) IaaS
5 6 (3.28%) Office 365
6 5 (2.73%) SaaS
7 2 (1.09%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.55%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.55%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.73%) LAN
1 5 (2.73%) WAN
2 3 (1.64%) WLAN
3 2 (1.09%) Firewall
4 1 (0.55%) DKIM
4 1 (0.55%) DMARC
4 1 (0.55%) DNS
4 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.55%) Intranet
4 1 (0.55%) Network Security
4 1 (0.55%) SMTP
4 1 (0.55%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.55%) VPN
4 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.84%) Spotfire
2 15 (8.20%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (2.73%) QlikView
4 3 (1.64%) Power BI
4 3 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.64%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.64%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.09%) Big Data
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.55%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.37%) Gradle
1 8 (4.37%) gulp
1 8 (4.37%) Jenkins
1 8 (4.37%) JUnit
1 8 (4.37%) Maven
2 2 (1.09%) JIRA
3 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.55%) ERwin
3 1 (0.55%) Selenium
3 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (15.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 28 (15.30%) Finance
3 24 (13.11%) Retail
4 15 (8.20%) Marketing
5 14 (7.65%) Manufacturing
6 11 (6.01%) Advertising
7 4 (2.19%) Legal
8 2 (1.09%) Electronics
9 1 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (16.39%) Project Manager
2 29 (15.85%) Analyst
3 17 (9.29%) Consultant
3 17 (9.29%) Developer
4 13 (7.10%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.01%) Architect
5 11 (6.01%) Programmer
6 9 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (4.92%) Programme Manager
6 9 (4.92%) SAP Consultant
7 8 (4.37%) Data Programmer
8 7 (3.83%) Data Analyst
8 7 (3.83%) Security Manager
9 6 (3.28%) Cybersecurity Manager
9 6 (3.28%) Functional Consultant
9 6 (3.28%) IT Manager
9 6 (3.28%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.28%) Spotfire Developer
10 5 (2.73%) Digital Project Manager
10 5 (2.73%) ERP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.73%) AngularJS
1 5 (2.73%) Web Services
2 3 (1.64%) XML
3 2 (1.09%) EDI
3 2 (1.09%) JSON
3 2 (1.09%) React
3 2 (1.09%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.55%) CSS
4 1 (0.55%) CSS3
4 1 (0.55%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.55%) HTML
4 1 (0.55%) HTML5
4 1 (0.55%) JDBC
4 1 (0.55%) LESS
4 1 (0.55%) ODBC
4 1 (0.55%) REST
4 1 (0.55%) Sass
4 1 (0.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.83%) User Experience
3 6 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.28%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.19%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.19%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.64%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.09%) AS400
6 2 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.55%) PMI
7 1 (0.55%) SCADA
7 1 (0.55%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.09%) Linux
1 2 (1.09%) Windows
1 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.55%) CentOS
2 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.55%) VMS
2 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.67%) Project Management
2 28 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (9.84%) Change Management
5 15 (8.20%) Scrum
6 14 (7.65%) Data Visualisation
6 14 (7.65%) Visualisation
7 13 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (6.56%) Analytics
8 12 (6.56%) Logistics
8 12 (6.56%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (6.01%) DevOps
9 11 (6.01%) ERP
10 10 (5.46%) Business Analysis
11 9 (4.92%) Migration
11 9 (4.92%) Open Source
12 8 (4.37%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (4.37%) IT Strategy
12 8 (4.37%) OWASP
12 8 (4.37%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.65%) Python
2 9 (4.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.37%) Groovy
3 8 (4.37%) Java
3 8 (4.37%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.73%) R
5 4 (2.19%) ES6
5 4 (2.19%) Scala
5 4 (2.19%) TypeScript
6 3 (1.64%) ABAP
6 3 (1.64%) SQL
7 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.55%) RPG
7 1 (0.55%) Ruby
7 1 (0.55%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.19%) SC Cleared
1 4 (2.19%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.64%) CCIE
2 3 (1.64%) CCNP
2 3 (1.64%) CISA
2 3 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.64%) CISM
2 3 (1.64%) CISSP
2 3 (1.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.64%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.64%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (1.09%) PMP
4 1 (0.55%) AAT
4 1 (0.55%) ACCA
4 1 (0.55%) CIMA
4 1 (0.55%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.65%) CDISC
2 13 (7.10%) PMO
3 4 (2.19%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.64%) QA
5 2 (1.09%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.09%) GDPR
6 1 (0.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.55%) GAMP
6 1 (0.55%) GxP
6 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.37%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.09%) Docker
4 1 (0.55%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.55%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (4.37%) Ansible
1 8 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.37%) Puppet
2 2 (1.09%) Terraform
3 1 (0.55%) Kibana
3 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.55%) logstash
3 1 (0.55%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 38 (20.77%) SAP
2 23 (12.57%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.84%) Tableau
4 14 (7.65%) Cognos
5 7 (3.83%) JD Edwards
6 6 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.19%) Oracle
8 3 (1.64%) Workday
9 2 (1.09%) Adobe
9 2 (1.09%) Google
9 2 (1.09%) hybris
9 2 (1.09%) IBM
9 2 (1.09%) JDA
10 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.55%) Cisco
10 1 (0.55%) OpenText
10 1 (0.55%) Planview
10 1 (0.55%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.55%) Talend
10 1 (0.55%) VMware