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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
England / London
Rank 331 330 284
Rank change year-on-year -1 -46  
Contract jobs citing FMCG 75 110 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.39% 0.50% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 1.44% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 87
Median daily rate £425 £423 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% -6.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £650 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £434
% change year-on-year +6.25% -7.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.10 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.17% +21.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - -

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 6847 7657 7476
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.17% 34.60% 35.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4755 5443 5093
Median daily rate £500 £475 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £298 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 121 139
Median hourly rate £28.35 £19.99 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.77% +4.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.91 £12.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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
Brentford -1 2 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £400 -
FMCG
England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 59 (34.91%) SAP
2 45 (26.63%) ERP
3 40 (23.67%) Retail
4 39 (23.08%) Project Management
5 31 (18.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 29 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (15.38%) Marketing
8 25 (14.79%) Finance
8 25 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (12.43%) Microsoft
10 19 (11.24%) Manufacturing
11 17 (10.06%) E-Commerce
11 17 (10.06%) PMO
12 16 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (8.88%) MS Excel
13 15 (8.88%) MS Office
13 15 (8.88%) SQL
13 15 (8.88%) MS PowerPoint
14 14 (8.28%) Risk Management
14 14 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (8.28%) Analytics
15 13 (7.69%) Data Analysis
16 12 (7.10%) Data Quality
16 12 (7.10%) Digital Marketing
17 11 (6.51%) Social Media
17 11 (6.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 10 (5.92%) Change Management
18 10 (5.92%) Validation
18 10 (5.92%) Procure-to-Pay

FMCG
Top Related 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 4 (2.37%) CMS
1 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.18%) Apache
2 2 (1.18%) SAS
2 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.59%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (8.88%) MS Excel
1 15 (8.88%) MS Office
1 15 (8.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.78%) MS Project
3 2 (1.18%) 3ds Max
3 2 (1.18%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Sprinklr
2 6 (3.55%) SAP FI
3 5 (2.96%) SAP CO
4 4 (2.37%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 4 (2.37%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (1.78%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.78%) SAP GRC
5 3 (1.78%) SAP PM
6 2 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (1.18%) SAP APO
6 2 (1.18%) SAP MM
6 2 (1.18%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.59%) Bankmaster
7 1 (0.59%) BPCS
7 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.59%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.59%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.59%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.59%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.14%) Office 365
2 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.18%) PaaS
3 2 (1.18%) SaaS
3 2 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (1.18%) Yammer
4 1 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.37%) Intranet
2 2 (1.18%) Firewall
2 2 (1.18%) Network Security
2 2 (1.18%) VoIP
2 2 (1.18%) WebEx
3 1 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.59%) NFC
3 1 (0.59%) RFID
3 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.55%) MySQL
2 3 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.18%) Big Data
4 1 (0.59%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.59%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.59%) MS Access
4 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.59%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (0.59%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.59%) Spark SQL
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (23.67%) Retail
2 31 (18.34%) Pharmaceutical
3 26 (15.38%) Marketing
4 25 (14.79%) Finance
5 19 (11.24%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.14%) Games
7 6 (3.55%) Advertising
7 6 (3.55%) Legal
8 2 (1.18%) Back Office
8 2 (1.18%) Publishing
9 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.59%) Billing
9 1 (0.59%) French Language
9 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (20.12%) Consultant
2 27 (15.98%) Analyst
3 26 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 18 (10.65%) SAP Consultant
5 15 (8.88%) Developer
6 14 (8.28%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.10%) Architect
7 12 (7.10%) Digital Project Manager
8 10 (5.92%) SAP Manager
9 9 (5.33%) Data Analyst
10 6 (3.55%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.55%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (3.55%) Senior Architect
10 6 (3.55%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (3.55%) Validation Consultant
11 5 (2.96%) Change Manager
11 5 (2.96%) Compliance Consultant
11 5 (2.96%) Marketing Manager
11 5 (2.96%) Marketing Project Manager
11 5 (2.96%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (1.78%) HTML
3 2 (1.18%) CSS
3 2 (1.18%) J2EE
3 2 (1.18%) JSON
3 2 (1.18%) Spring
3 2 (1.18%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.59%) .NET
4 1 (0.59%) ATL
4 1 (0.59%) EDI
4 1 (0.59%) jQuery
4 1 (0.59%) Mason
4 1 (0.59%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (0.59%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.59%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.51%) Social Media
3 6 (3.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.78%) LIMS
4 3 (1.78%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.18%) Animation
5 2 (1.18%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.18%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.18%) Life Science
5 2 (1.18%) User Experience
6 1 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.59%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.59%) Replication
6 1 (0.59%) SCADA
6 1 (0.59%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.78%) Linux
2 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.63%) ERP
2 39 (23.08%) Project Management
3 29 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (14.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (10.06%) E-Commerce
6 16 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (8.28%) Analytics
7 14 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (8.28%) Risk Management
8 13 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 12 (7.10%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (5.92%) Change Management
10 10 (5.92%) IT Audit
10 10 (5.92%) Procure-to-Pay
10 10 (5.92%) Validation
11 8 (4.73%) Data Visualisation
11 8 (4.73%) Identity Access Management
11 8 (4.73%) Quality Management
11 8 (4.73%) Visualisation
12 7 (4.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.88%) SQL
2 6 (3.55%) C#
3 5 (2.96%) C
3 5 (2.96%) VBA
4 3 (1.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.78%) Python
5 2 (1.18%) Java
6 1 (0.59%) ABAP
6 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.59%) R
6 1 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (3.55%) Degree
2 5 (2.96%) CISA
3 3 (1.78%) CRISC
4 1 (0.59%) ACCA
4 1 (0.59%) CIMA
4 1 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.59%) PhD
4 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.06%) PMO
2 12 (7.10%) Data Quality
3 11 (6.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (4.73%) GMP
5 6 (3.55%) GxP
6 5 (2.96%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (1.78%) GCP
7 3 (1.78%) GLP
7 3 (1.78%) SLA
8 2 (1.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Puppet
1 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.59%) FlexNet
2 1 (0.59%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 59 (34.91%) SAP
2 21 (12.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.33%) Tableau
4 8 (4.73%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.37%) Adobe
5 4 (2.37%) Anaplan
5 4 (2.37%) Facebook
5 4 (2.37%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.78%) DoubleClick
7 2 (1.18%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco
7 2 (1.18%) IBM
7 2 (1.18%) Saba
7 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.18%) Workday
8 1 (0.59%) ComArch
8 1 (0.59%) Crossbeam
8 1 (0.59%) HP
8 1 (0.59%) Planview
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