Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 467 409 444
Rank change year-on-year -58 +35 -100
Contract jobs citing FMCG 164 213 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.36% 0.47% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.20% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 122 86
London median daily rate £520 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.56% +5.88% +2.72%
10th Percentile £324 £303 £235
90th Percentile £709 £611 £538
England median daily rate £425 £435 £428
% change year-on-year -2.30% +1.75% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
London median hourly rate - £36.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +75.60% -2.33%
England median hourly rate £17.43 £26.15 £26.25
% change year-on-year -33.37% -0.38% +7.14%

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 17,617 17,818 16,871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.51% 39.54% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,711 12,734 11,987
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £318 £313 £285
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 226 252
London median hourly rate £22.93 £21.12 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.60% +10.96% -4.85%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +7.99%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -24 54 £510 +25.62% 8
Central London -5 13 £500 +8.11% 4
East London -14 6 £519 +15.92%
South London - 1 £1,100 - 2
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 43 (26.22%) Retail
2 37 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (21.34%) SAP
4 33 (20.12%) Project Management
5 32 (19.51%) Finance
6 25 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (13.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 21 (12.80%) Microsoft Excel
9 18 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (10.37%) Scrum
11 15 (9.15%) ERP
12 14 (8.54%) Microsoft
12 14 (8.54%) Change Management
13 12 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (7.32%) Migration
14 11 (6.71%) SQL
14 11 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (6.10%) Coaching
15 10 (6.10%) Analytics
15 10 (6.10%) Manufacturing
15 10 (6.10%) Risk Management
15 10 (6.10%) JD Edwards
15 10 (6.10%) Marketing
16 9 (5.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 9 (5.49%) Management Information System
16 9 (5.49%) User Stories
16 9 (5.49%) DevOps
16 9 (5.49%) PMO
16 9 (5.49%) Problem-Solving

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 (3.66%) SAS
1 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.83%) Confluence
3 2 (1.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.22%) IIS
3 2 (1.22%) nginx
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.61%) CMS
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (12.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (2.44%) SAP CO
1 4 (2.44%) SAP FI
1 4 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (2.44%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.83%) JDE World
2 3 (1.83%) SAP MM
2 3 (1.83%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (1.22%) Social Studio
3 2 (1.22%) Sprinklr
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle CRM On Demand
4 1 (0.61%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.61%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.61%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.22%) IaaS
3 2 (1.22%) npm
3 2 (1.22%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.61%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (0.61%) G Suite
4 1 (0.61%) Office 365
4 1 (0.61%) PaaS
4 1 (0.61%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) LAN
1 2 (1.22%) WAN
2 1 (0.61%) DHCP
2 1 (0.61%) DNS
2 1 (0.61%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.61%) Firewall
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
2 1 (0.61%) Network Security
2 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.05%) Spotfire
3 4 (2.44%) Power BI
4 3 (1.83%) Big Data
4 3 (1.83%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.22%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) DataStage
6 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) OLTP
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.61%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.66%) JIRA
2 5 (3.05%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.22%) Gradle
3 2 (1.22%) gulp
3 2 (1.22%) JUnit
3 2 (1.22%) Maven
4 1 (0.61%) Ant
4 1 (0.61%) ERwin
4 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 43 (26.22%) Retail
2 32 (19.51%) Finance
3 22 (13.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.10%) Marketing
5 6 (3.66%) Advertising
6 5 (3.05%) Legal
7 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.22%) Back Office
8 2 (1.22%) Banking
8 2 (1.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (14.02%) Consultant
1 23 (14.02%) Project Manager
2 22 (13.41%) Analyst
3 11 (6.71%) Business Analyst
3 11 (6.71%) Developer
4 10 (6.10%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (5.49%) Scrum Master
6 8 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
7 7 (4.27%) Architect
7 7 (4.27%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 7 (4.27%) Senior Manager
8 6 (3.66%) FMCG Manager
8 6 (3.66%) Insight Analyst
9 5 (3.05%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Programme Manager
9 5 (3.05%) Programmer
9 5 (3.05%) RPG Developer
10 4 (2.44%) Data Programmer
10 4 (2.44%) SAP Manager
10 4 (2.44%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.05%) EDI
1 5 (3.05%) Web Services
2 3 (1.83%) React
2 3 (1.83%) XML
3 2 (1.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.22%) COM
3 2 (1.22%) CSS
3 2 (1.22%) HTML
3 2 (1.22%) JSON
4 1 (0.61%) CSS3
4 1 (0.61%) HTML5
4 1 (0.61%) JDBC
4 1 (0.61%) LESS
4 1 (0.61%) ODBC
4 1 (0.61%) REST
4 1 (0.61%) RESTful
4 1 (0.61%) Sass
4 1 (0.61%) Spring
4 1 (0.61%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.66%) User Experience
4 5 (3.05%) EPoS
4 5 (3.05%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.83%) CESG
6 3 (1.83%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.22%) Robotics
8 1 (0.61%) AS400
8 1 (0.61%) CMDB
8 1 (0.61%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.61%) Life Science
8 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) SCADA
8 1 (0.61%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.83%) Windows
2 2 (1.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.61%) Linux
3 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.12%) Project Management
3 25 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (10.37%) Scrum
5 15 (9.15%) ERP
6 14 (8.54%) Change Management
7 12 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.32%) Migration
8 10 (6.10%) Analytics
8 10 (6.10%) Coaching
8 10 (6.10%) Risk Management
9 9 (5.49%) DevOps
9 9 (5.49%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (5.49%) User Stories
10 7 (4.27%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.27%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (4.27%) Data Migration
10 7 (4.27%) Matrix Organization
10 7 (4.27%) Waterfall
11 6 (3.66%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.71%) SQL
2 6 (3.66%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.05%) RPG
3 5 (3.05%) VBA
4 3 (1.83%) Java
4 3 (1.83%) Python
5 2 (1.22%) Groovy
5 2 (1.22%) R
5 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.61%) C
6 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.61%) Ruby
6 1 (0.61%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.27%) Degree
2 5 (3.05%) CISA
3 3 (1.83%) CISSP
4 2 (1.22%) CISM
4 2 (1.22%) CSSLP
4 2 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.22%) PMP
5 1 (0.61%) ACCA
5 1 (0.61%) CCENT
5 1 (0.61%) CCNA
5 1 (0.61%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) CRISC
5 1 (0.61%) IISP
5 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.49%) PMO
2 5 (3.05%) CDISC
3 3 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.22%) GDPR
4 2 (1.22%) GxP
4 2 (1.22%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.22%) QA
4 2 (1.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.61%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.61%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.22%) Ansible
1 2 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.22%) Puppet
2 1 (0.61%) Kibana
2 1 (0.61%) logstash
2 1 (0.61%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (21.34%) SAP
2 14 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (6.10%) JD Edwards
5 6 (3.66%) Oracle
5 6 (3.66%) Tableau
6 5 (3.05%) Cognos
7 3 (1.83%) Workday
8 2 (1.22%) Adobe
8 2 (1.22%) Cisco
8 2 (1.22%) hybris
8 2 (1.22%) JDA
8 2 (1.22%) VMware
9 1 (0.61%) Anaplan
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.61%) Blue Prism
9 1 (0.61%) Google
9 1 (0.61%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.61%) Planview
9 1 (0.61%) Talend