Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 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 > London
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 475 283 407
Rank change year-on-year -192 +124 +61
Contract jobs citing FMCG 108 103 153
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.65% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 1.80% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 73 101
10th Percentile £321 £380 £285
25th Percentile £363 £450 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £502 £538 £488
Median % change year-on-year -6.56% +10.26% -4.41%
75th Percentile £597 £675 £600
90th Percentile £689 £735 £735
England median daily rate £475 £538 £485
% change year-on-year -11.63% +10.82% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £25.25
England median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 12,436 5,737 10,947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.15% 36.18% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,212 4,151 7,825
10th Percentile £363 £313 £313
25th Percentile £469 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £688 £650 £625
90th Percentile £775 £750 £705
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 73 138
10th Percentile £16.46 £12.76 £12.44
25th Percentile £23.00 £22.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% +42.22% +3.40%
75th Percentile £53.00 £40.00 £39.94
90th Percentile £67.45 £48.55 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.08 £27.87 £20.50
% change year-on-year -13.60% +35.95% +2.50%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in London

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing FMCG in London.

Daily rate trend for FMCG in London

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing FMCG in London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for FMCG in London

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing FMCG in London.

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 27 November 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
West London -32 6 £494 +9.72% 5
Central London -58 2 £500 +17.65%
South London - 1 - - 1
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 London region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (34.26%) Social Skills
2 24 (22.22%) Retail
3 23 (21.30%) Marketing
4 22 (20.37%) Project Management
4 22 (20.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 21 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (19.44%) Analytics
6 19 (17.59%) E-Commerce
6 19 (17.59%) Finance
6 19 (17.59%) Azure
7 18 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (12.96%) SQL
10 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
10 13 (12.04%) Power BI
10 13 (12.04%) Power Platform
11 11 (10.19%) SAP
11 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (9.26%) Python
12 10 (9.26%) Manufacturing
12 10 (9.26%) Project Delivery
13 9 (8.33%) Scrum
13 9 (8.33%) Degree
13 9 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (7.41%) JIRA
14 8 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (7.41%) Data Modelling
14 8 (7.41%) Risk Management
14 8 (7.41%) Change Management

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 (5.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.63%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.85%) Magento
2 2 (1.85%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.93%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.59%) Azure
2 13 (12.04%) Power Platform
3 6 (5.56%) AWS
4 4 (3.70%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon GuardDuty
5 2 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.85%) Azure Synapse Analytics
5 2 (1.85%) GCP
5 2 (1.85%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.85%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.93%) Attraqt
6 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.93%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.93%) Azure Key Vault
6 1 (0.93%) IaaS
6 1 (0.93%) PaaS
6 1 (0.93%) SaaS
6 1 (0.93%) SpeedCurve
6 1 (0.93%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (0.93%) DNS
1 1 (0.93%) DVB
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
1 1 (0.93%) LAN
1 1 (0.93%) Network Security
1 1 (0.93%) SD-WAN
1 1 (0.93%) WAN
1 1 (0.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) Power BI
2 8 (7.41%) Data Lake
3 7 (6.48%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.56%) Tableau
5 4 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.78%) Big Data
6 3 (2.78%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.85%) DB2
7 2 (1.85%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (0.93%) MySQL
8 1 (0.93%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.93%) JMeter
3 1 (0.93%) JUnit
3 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.93%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.93%) Postman
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.93%) WATIR
3 1 (0.93%) WebPageTest
General
1 37 (34.26%) Social Skills
2 24 (22.22%) Retail
3 23 (21.30%) Marketing
4 22 (20.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 19 (17.59%) Finance
6 18 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (9.26%) Manufacturing
8 7 (6.48%) Influencing Skills
9 6 (5.56%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (4.63%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (2.78%) Presentation Skills
11 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.93%) Automotive
12 1 (0.93%) Games
12 1 (0.93%) Law
12 1 (0.93%) Legal
12 1 (0.93%) Military
12 1 (0.93%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.37%) Analyst
2 20 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 9 (8.33%) Architect
4 7 (6.48%) Business Analyst
5 5 (4.63%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (4.63%) FMCG Manager
5 5 (4.63%) Programme Manager
5 5 (4.63%) Senior Manager
5 5 (4.63%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (3.70%) Consultant
6 4 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 4 (3.70%) Developer
6 4 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (2.78%) Azure Architect
7 3 (2.78%) Coordinator
7 3 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (2.78%) Service Delivery Manager
7 3 (2.78%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) Pandas
1 2 (1.85%) scikit-learn
1 2 (1.85%) SciPy
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) .NET Core
2 1 (0.93%) Angular 2
2 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.93%) CSS
2 1 (0.93%) HTML
2 1 (0.93%) LAMP
2 1 (0.93%) NumPy
2 1 (0.93%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) User Experience
2 5 (4.63%) Marketing Technology
3 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.85%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.93%) Digital TV
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.93%) IPTV
5 1 (0.93%) Social Media
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (0.93%) AIX
2 1 (0.93%) Android
2 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (20.37%) Project Management
3 21 (19.44%) Analytics
3 21 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (17.59%) E-Commerce
5 17 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (9.26%) Project Delivery
7 9 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (8.33%) Scrum
8 8 (7.41%) Change Management
8 8 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.41%) DevOps
8 8 (7.41%) Risk Management
9 7 (6.48%) Data Science
9 7 (6.48%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.48%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (6.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (6.48%) Visualisation
9 7 (6.48%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.96%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) Python
3 4 (3.70%) VBA
4 2 (1.85%) C#
4 2 (1.85%) Java
4 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.85%) Perl
4 2 (1.85%) PHP
4 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.93%) AWK
5 1 (0.93%) C++
5 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) PMP
3 3 (2.78%) CGEIT
3 3 (2.78%) CISA
3 3 (2.78%) CRISC
4 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) PMO
2 4 (3.70%) COBIT
3 2 (1.85%) Accessibility
3 2 (1.85%) GRC
3 2 (1.85%) QA
4 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.78%) Terraform
3 2 (1.85%) Ansible
3 2 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.93%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (0.93%) Grafana
4 1 (0.93%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.93%) vMotion
Vendors
1 13 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.19%) SAP
3 6 (5.56%) Adobe
3 6 (5.56%) Google
3 6 (5.56%) Oracle
4 5 (4.63%) Databricks
5 4 (3.70%) Alteryx
5 4 (3.70%) Dataiku
5 4 (3.70%) Gigya
6 3 (2.78%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.78%) Workday
7 2 (1.85%) CommVault
8 1 (0.93%) Cisco
8 1 (0.93%) HP
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) Infor
8 1 (0.93%) Informatica
8 1 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.93%) VMware