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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 335 311 314
Rank change year-on-year -24 +3  
Contract jobs citing FMCG 90 107 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.50% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 1.34% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 55 94
Median daily rate £500 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £249 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £488 £434
% change year-on-year -15.38% +12.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 £43.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.58% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +80.20%  

FMCG is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 7920 7981 8572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 38.15% 37.33% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5681 5769 6066
Median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 106 141
Median hourly rate £21.30 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.42% +5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £12.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing FMCG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 5 £581 +29.16% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £448 -
Greenwich - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 £305 -
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 57 (34.55%) SAP
2 46 (27.88%) Retail
3 44 (26.67%) ERP
4 39 (23.64%) Project Management
5 32 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (16.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 28 (16.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (14.55%) Finance
8 17 (10.30%) Marketing
9 16 (9.70%) Change Management
10 15 (9.09%) SQL
10 15 (9.09%) JD Edwards
10 15 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (6.67%) Manufacturing
12 11 (6.67%) Microsoft
12 11 (6.67%) E-Commerce
12 11 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
13 9 (5.45%) Adobe
13 9 (5.45%) SAP FI
13 9 (5.45%) Analytics
14 8 (4.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (4.85%) Migration
14 8 (4.85%) SAP CO
15 7 (4.24%) Programme Management
15 7 (4.24%) Advertising
15 7 (4.24%) Scrum
15 7 (4.24%) SAP FI/CO
15 7 (4.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 6 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (3.03%) CMS
3 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.61%) Documentum
4 1 (0.61%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.61%) SAS
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.61%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (5.45%) SAP FI
2 8 (4.85%) SAP CO
3 7 (4.24%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (3.64%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (2.42%) SAP ERP
5 4 (2.42%) SAP MM
5 4 (2.42%) Sprinklr
6 3 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.82%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 3 (1.82%) SAP PM
7 2 (1.21%) SAP APO
7 2 (1.21%) SAP EHS
7 2 (1.21%) SAP PLM
8 1 (0.61%) BPCS
8 1 (0.61%) Magento
8 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.61%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
8 1 (0.61%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.82%) PaaS
2 2 (1.21%) BrowserStack
2 2 (1.21%) IaaS
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.21%) Office 365
2 2 (1.21%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.21%) Yammer
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.21%) Firewall
1 2 (1.21%) Internet
1 2 (1.21%) Network Security
1 2 (1.21%) VPN
2 1 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.61%) NFC
2 1 (0.61%) RFID
2 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.82%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.21%) MySQL
2 2 (1.21%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (1.21%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (0.61%) Big Data
3 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.61%) Essbase
3 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.61%) MS Access
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.61%) Power BI
3 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.82%) JIRA
2 2 (1.21%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.21%) Jasmine
2 2 (1.21%) Mocha
2 2 (1.21%) PhantomJS
2 2 (1.21%) Selenium
General
1 46 (27.88%) Retail
2 28 (16.97%) Pharmaceutical
3 24 (14.55%) Finance
4 17 (10.30%) Marketing
5 11 (6.67%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.24%) Advertising
7 4 (2.42%) Legal
7 4 (2.42%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.21%) Billing
8 2 (1.21%) Games
9 1 (0.61%) Back Office
9 1 (0.61%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.61%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (20.61%) Project Manager
2 32 (19.39%) Consultant
3 19 (11.52%) Analyst
3 19 (11.52%) SAP Consultant
4 17 (10.30%) Developer
5 13 (7.88%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.27%) SAP Manager
7 11 (6.67%) Architect
8 8 (4.85%) Digital Project Manager
8 8 (4.85%) SAP Project Manager
9 6 (3.64%) Senior Manager
9 6 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.64%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.03%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.03%) Change Manager
10 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (3.03%) Tester
11 4 (2.42%) Functional Consultant
11 4 (2.42%) SAP MM Consultant
11 4 (2.42%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.03%) Web Services
2 4 (2.42%) .NET
3 3 (1.82%) CSS
3 3 (1.82%) EDI
3 3 (1.82%) HTML
3 3 (1.82%) JSON
3 3 (1.82%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (1.82%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (1.21%) REST
4 2 (1.21%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (1.21%) XML
5 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.61%) ATL
5 1 (0.61%) J2EE
5 1 (0.61%) jQuery
5 1 (0.61%) Kafka
5 1 (0.61%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.61%) Sass
5 1 (0.61%) Spring
5 1 (0.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.24%) Social Media
3 2 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.21%) Learning Management System
3 2 (1.21%) Life Science
3 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.21%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (1.21%) User Experience
3 2 (1.21%) Virtual Team
4 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.61%) EPoS
4 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.61%) Robotics
4 1 (0.61%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.21%) Linux
2 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.67%) ERP
2 39 (23.64%) Project Management
3 32 (19.39%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (16.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (9.70%) Change Management
6 12 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 9 (5.45%) Analytics
9 8 (4.85%) Migration
9 8 (4.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (4.24%) B2B
10 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (4.24%) IT Strategy
10 7 (4.24%) Logistics
10 7 (4.24%) Procure-to-Pay
10 7 (4.24%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.24%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.24%) Scrum
11 6 (3.64%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.09%) SQL
2 6 (3.64%) C#
3 5 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.42%) C
5 2 (1.21%) ABAP
5 2 (1.21%) Python
5 2 (1.21%) VBA
6 1 (0.61%) Java
6 1 (0.61%) PHP
6 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (2.42%) Degree
2 3 (1.82%) CISA
3 2 (1.21%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.21%) PMP
3 2 (1.21%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.61%) ACCA
4 1 (0.61%) CIMA
4 1 (0.61%) CRISC
4 1 (0.61%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.64%) GxP
1 6 (3.64%) QA
2 5 (3.03%) PMO
2 5 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.82%) GMP
4 2 (1.21%) GDPR
5 1 (0.61%) GAMP
5 1 (0.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (34.55%) SAP
2 15 (9.09%) JD Edwards
3 11 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.45%) Adobe
5 4 (2.42%) Anaplan
5 4 (2.42%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (2.42%) Oracle
6 2 (1.21%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.21%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.21%) Cisco
6 2 (1.21%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.21%) IBM
6 2 (1.21%) Tableau
6 2 (1.21%) Workday
7 1 (0.61%) Ariba
7 1 (0.61%) Crossbeam
7 1 (0.61%) HP
7 1 (0.61%) hybris
7 1 (0.61%) Palo Alto
7 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
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