Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 411 419 390
Rank change year-on-year +8 -29 -42
Contract jobs citing FMCG 232 163 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.50% 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 1.10% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 81 77
London median daily rate £425 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% -7.78%
10th Percentile £208 £300 £235
90th Percentile £638 £625 £620
England median daily rate £410 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -3.53% - -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 2
London median hourly rate £37.50 £82.38 £20.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.48% +309.83% +18.24%
10th Percentile £35.75 £28.64 £16.29
90th Percentile £39.35 £140.21 £24.03
England median hourly rate £37.50 £46.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year -18.48% +89.69% +5.43%

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 17,491 14,828 16,336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.93% 36.96% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,545 10,444 11,601
London median daily rate £500 £480 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £275
90th Percentile £700 £670 £650
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 305 236 248
London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.41 £21.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.82% +15.30% +17.61%
10th Percentile £12.49 £12.75 £11.85
90th Percentile £50.30 £51.25 £46.88
England median hourly rate £21.90 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +20.00%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -13 98 £365 -11.25% 9
Central London -40 13 £360 -26.15% 7
South London - 5 - -
North London - 1 - -
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 53 (22.84%) SAP
2 35 (15.09%) Project Management
2 35 (15.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 34 (14.66%) Finance
4 31 (13.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 31 (13.36%) Retail
5 27 (11.64%) Marketing
5 27 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (11.21%) Microsoft
6 26 (11.21%) Manufacturing
6 26 (11.21%) Analytics
7 24 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (9.91%) Tableau
9 21 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (9.05%) Change Management
10 20 (8.62%) Advertising
10 20 (8.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 20 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
10 20 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (8.19%) Logistics
12 18 (7.76%) SQL
13 16 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
13 16 (6.90%) Spotfire
14 15 (6.47%) Visualisation
14 15 (6.47%) ITIL
14 15 (6.47%) Python
14 15 (6.47%) Scrum
15 14 (6.03%) QlikView
16 12 (5.17%) CDISC

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 (2.59%) nginx
2 4 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.29%) SAS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon Alexa
4 1 (0.43%) LiveLink
Applications
1 31 (13.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (8.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.29%) SPSS
6 2 (0.86%) Camtasia
7 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.59%) SAP FSCM
2 4 (1.72%) SAP MM
3 3 (1.29%) Radian6
3 3 (1.29%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.29%) SAP EHS
3 3 (1.29%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.29%) SAP PLM
3 3 (1.29%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.86%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.86%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.86%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.86%) SAP MDG
4 2 (0.86%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.43%) SAP EWM
5 1 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.74%) PaaS
3 9 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.45%) Office 365
5 7 (3.02%) IaaS
6 6 (2.59%) npm
7 5 (2.16%) SaaS
8 3 (1.29%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.86%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.86%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.86%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.45%) LAN
1 8 (3.45%) WAN
2 6 (2.59%) WLAN
3 4 (1.72%) Wireless
4 3 (1.29%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (1.29%) Internet
5 2 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.86%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.43%) 802.11
6 1 (0.43%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.43%) DKIM
6 1 (0.43%) DMARC
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
6 1 (0.43%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) Intranet
6 1 (0.43%) SMTP
6 1 (0.43%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
1 16 (6.90%) Spotfire
2 14 (6.03%) QlikView
3 11 (4.74%) Power BI
4 10 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.59%) SAP BW
6 6 (2.59%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.16%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.86%) Big Data
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.43%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.43%) DataStage
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.43%) MySQL
9 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.43%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.59%) Gradle
1 6 (2.59%) gulp
1 6 (2.59%) Jenkins
1 6 (2.59%) JUnit
1 6 (2.59%) Maven
2 1 (0.43%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 35 (15.09%) Pharmaceutical
2 34 (14.66%) Finance
3 31 (13.36%) Retail
4 27 (11.64%) Marketing
5 26 (11.21%) Manufacturing
6 20 (8.62%) Advertising
7 12 (5.17%) Legal
8 7 (3.02%) Electronics
9 6 (2.59%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.29%) Law
11 2 (0.86%) Banking
11 2 (0.86%) Games
12 1 (0.43%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (23.28%) Analyst
2 41 (17.67%) Project Manager
3 19 (8.19%) Business Analyst
4 18 (7.76%) Developer
5 15 (6.47%) Consultant
6 14 (6.03%) Senior Manager
7 12 (5.17%) Data Analyst
8 11 (4.74%) Programme Manager
9 10 (4.31%) Architect
9 10 (4.31%) SAP Consultant
10 9 (3.88%) Account Manager
10 9 (3.88%) Programmer
11 7 (3.02%) Business Process Analyst
11 7 (3.02%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.02%) Digital Analyst
11 7 (3.02%) Digital Business Analyst
11 7 (3.02%) Process Analyst
11 7 (3.02%) SAP Analyst
11 7 (3.02%) Security Manager
12 6 (2.59%) FMCG Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.16%) AngularJS
2 3 (1.29%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.43%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.43%) CSS
3 1 (0.43%) CSS3
3 1 (0.43%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.43%) HTML
3 1 (0.43%) HTML5
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.16%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.72%) Public Cloud
4 4 (1.72%) User Experience
4 4 (1.72%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.29%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.29%) Social Media
6 2 (0.86%) AS400
6 2 (0.86%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.86%) SCADA
7 1 (0.43%) EPoS
7 1 (0.43%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.43%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (0.43%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.86%) Linux
1 2 (0.86%) Windows
2 1 (0.43%) CentOS
2 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.43%) Unix
2 1 (0.43%) VMS
2 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.09%) Project Management
2 27 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (11.21%) Analytics
4 24 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (9.05%) Change Management
5 21 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (8.19%) Logistics
8 15 (6.47%) ITIL
8 15 (6.47%) Scrum
8 15 (6.47%) Visualisation
9 12 (5.17%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (4.74%) CRM
10 11 (4.74%) Translating Business Requirements
11 10 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (4.31%) Data Modelling
11 10 (4.31%) ERP
12 9 (3.88%) Business Analysis
12 9 (3.88%) Document Management
12 9 (3.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.76%) SQL
2 15 (6.47%) Python
3 9 (3.88%) R
4 7 (3.02%) ABAP
4 7 (3.02%) Java
5 6 (2.59%) Groovy
5 6 (2.59%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.16%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.72%) ES6
7 4 (1.72%) Scala
7 4 (1.72%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.86%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.86%) C
9 1 (0.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (4.31%) Degree
2 5 (2.16%) CISA
2 5 (2.16%) CISSP
3 4 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.29%) CCIE
4 3 (1.29%) CCNP
4 3 (1.29%) CISM
4 3 (1.29%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.86%) GIAC
5 2 (0.86%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.43%) AAT
6 1 (0.43%) ACCA
6 1 (0.43%) CCNA
6 1 (0.43%) CIMA
6 1 (0.43%) CWNA
6 1 (0.43%) MBA
6 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.17%) CDISC
1 12 (5.17%) PMO
2 10 (4.31%) QA
3 8 (3.45%) GDPR
4 4 (1.72%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.86%) COBIT
5 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.43%) GxP
6 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) Docker
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (2.59%) Ansible
1 6 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.59%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (22.84%) SAP
2 26 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.91%) Tableau
4 12 (5.17%) Cognos
5 6 (2.59%) Google
6 5 (2.16%) Adobe
6 5 (2.16%) Cisco
7 4 (1.72%) hybris
7 4 (1.72%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.72%) Oracle
8 3 (1.29%) Brandwatch
8 3 (1.29%) Crimson Hexagon
8 3 (1.29%) NetBase
9 2 (0.86%) IBM
9 2 (0.86%) Remedy
9 2 (0.86%) Riverbed
9 2 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.43%) JDA
10 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.43%) Progress