Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 416 427 358
Rank change year-on-year +11 -69 -5
Contract jobs citing FMCG 219 192 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.47% 0.43% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 1.17% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 86 160
London median daily rate £473 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.48% +4.41% -10.53%
10th Percentile £248 £259 £225
90th Percentile £650 £588 £675
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
London median hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.24% -2.33% +26.47%
10th Percentile £26.14 £17.96 £18.55
90th Percentile £42.55 £37.60 £26.10
England median hourly rate £26.48 £21.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +26.07% -14.29% -9.26%

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 18216 16395 17482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.03% 36.78% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13054 11620 12294
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £680 £650 £650
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 250 306
London median hourly rate £21.35 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.75% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

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 20 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 November 2017. 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 -5 84 £433 +1.76% 1
Central London -4 8 £245 -34.67% 2
East London - 3 £448 -
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 72 (32.88%) SAP
2 46 (21.00%) Project Management
3 43 (19.63%) Finance
4 31 (14.16%) Retail
5 29 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (12.79%) ERP
7 27 (12.33%) Marketing
8 26 (11.87%) Manufacturing
9 25 (11.42%) Microsoft
10 24 (10.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 24 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (9.13%) SQL
12 19 (8.68%) Analytics
12 19 (8.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 17 (7.76%) Project Planning
13 17 (7.76%) E-Commerce
14 16 (7.31%) SAP FI
14 16 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (7.31%) Scrum
14 16 (7.31%) SAP FI/CO
14 16 (7.31%) SAP CO
14 16 (7.31%) Business Analysis
15 15 (6.85%) Social Media
15 15 (6.85%) Change Management
16 14 (6.39%) CRM
16 14 (6.39%) ITIL
16 14 (6.39%) Microsoft Office
16 14 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
17 13 (5.94%) GxP
17 13 (5.94%) Information Security

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 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.37%) Apache Spark
2 3 (1.37%) CMS
3 1 (0.46%) Drupal
3 1 (0.46%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (6.39%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (4.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.91%) SPSS
5 1 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.46%) EViews
5 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (7.31%) SAP CO
1 16 (7.31%) SAP FI
1 16 (7.31%) SAP FI/CO
2 8 (3.65%) SAP FSCM
3 7 (3.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.83%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.83%) SAP SRM
5 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.37%) SAP MDM
5 3 (1.37%) SAP MM
5 3 (1.37%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.91%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.91%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.91%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.91%) Sprinklr
7 1 (0.46%) Magento
7 1 (0.46%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (0.46%) SAP EHS
7 1 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.46%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.65%) IaaS
2 8 (3.65%) PaaS
3 7 (3.20%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.83%) AdWords
5 2 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.91%) BrowserStack
5 2 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.46%) SaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.46%) Veeva
6 1 (0.46%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.20%) LAN
2 6 (2.74%) Cisco Wireless
2 6 (2.74%) Wireless
2 6 (2.74%) WLAN
3 4 (1.83%) 802.11
3 4 (1.83%) Cisco ISE
4 3 (1.37%) WAN
5 2 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.91%) DDNS
5 2 (0.91%) DNS
5 2 (0.91%) Intranet
5 2 (0.91%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.46%) Internet
6 1 (0.46%) Network Security
6 1 (0.46%) VPN
6 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.57%) SAP BW
2 5 (2.28%) Big Data
2 5 (2.28%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.37%) Data Lake
4 3 (1.37%) DataStage
4 3 (1.37%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.37%) Power BI
4 3 (1.37%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.91%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.91%) MS Access
5 2 (0.91%) MySQL
5 2 (0.91%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (0.91%) QlikView
5 2 (0.91%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.46%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Cucumber
1 2 (0.91%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.91%) Jasmine
1 2 (0.91%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.91%) JIRA
1 2 (0.91%) Mocha
1 2 (0.91%) PhantomJS
1 2 (0.91%) Selenium
2 1 (0.46%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.46%) MSI
2 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.46%) WiX
General
1 43 (19.63%) Finance
2 31 (14.16%) Retail
3 27 (12.33%) Marketing
4 26 (11.87%) Manufacturing
5 24 (10.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (3.65%) Legal
7 5 (2.28%) Advertising
7 5 (2.28%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.37%) Banking
9 3 (1.37%) Electronics
9 3 (1.37%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.91%) Portuguese Language
11 1 (0.46%) Automotive
11 1 (0.46%) Billing
11 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.46%) Games
11 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (21.00%) Analyst
2 39 (17.81%) Project Manager
3 37 (16.89%) Consultant
4 30 (13.70%) Business Analyst
5 27 (12.33%) SAP Consultant
6 16 (7.31%) SAP Manager
7 12 (5.48%) Developer
7 12 (5.48%) SAP CO Consultant
7 12 (5.48%) SAP FI Consultant
7 12 (5.48%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 12 (5.48%) SAP Project Manager
8 11 (5.02%) Functional Consultant
8 11 (5.02%) SAP Functional Consultant
9 10 (4.57%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (4.11%) Architect
11 8 (3.65%) Azure Architect
11 8 (3.65%) Business Manager
12 7 (3.20%) Data Analyst
12 7 (3.20%) SAP Delivery Manager
12 7 (3.20%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.74%) .NET
1 6 (2.74%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (1.83%) 802.1X
2 4 (1.83%) REST
3 3 (1.37%) Jest
3 3 (1.37%) Web Services
3 3 (1.37%) XML
4 2 (0.91%) JSON
4 2 (0.91%) Kafka
5 1 (0.46%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.46%) CSS
5 1 (0.46%) CSS3
5 1 (0.46%) HTML
5 1 (0.46%) HTML5
5 1 (0.46%) MDX
5 1 (0.46%) Node.js
5 1 (0.46%) React
5 1 (0.46%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.85%) Social Media
3 8 (3.65%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.74%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.28%) Robotics
5 5 (2.28%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (2.28%) User Experience
6 2 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.91%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (0.91%) PMI
6 2 (0.91%) SCADA
7 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.46%) EPoS
7 1 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.46%) iSeries
7 1 (0.46%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.46%) Life Science
7 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.46%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.83%) Windows
2 2 (0.91%) Unix
3 1 (0.46%) VMS
3 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.00%) Project Management
2 29 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (12.79%) ERP
4 19 (8.68%) Analytics
4 19 (8.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 17 (7.76%) E-Commerce
5 17 (7.76%) Project Planning
6 16 (7.31%) Business Analysis
6 16 (7.31%) Scrum
6 16 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (6.85%) Change Management
8 14 (6.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (6.39%) CRM
8 14 (6.39%) ITIL
9 13 (5.94%) Information Security
10 11 (5.02%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.02%) Matrix Organization
10 11 (5.02%) PRINCE2
10 11 (5.02%) Programme Management
11 10 (4.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.13%) SQL
2 4 (1.83%) Python
3 3 (1.37%) C#
3 3 (1.37%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.91%) C
4 2 (0.91%) Go
4 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.46%) ABAP
5 1 (0.46%) Java
5 1 (0.46%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.46%) PHP
5 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.46%) R
5 1 (0.46%) RPG
5 1 (0.46%) Scala
5 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (4.11%) SAP Certification
2 8 (3.65%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.20%) PMP
4 4 (1.83%) CCNA
4 4 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.83%) CWNA
5 3 (1.37%) CISA
5 3 (1.37%) CISSP
6 2 (0.91%) GIAC
6 2 (0.91%) IIBA
7 1 (0.46%) CISM
7 1 (0.46%) CRISC
7 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.94%) GxP
2 11 (5.02%) PMO
3 8 (3.65%) QA
4 6 (2.74%) GDPR
4 6 (2.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (2.28%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.91%) COBIT
6 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.91%) SLA
7 1 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.46%) EMIR
System Software
1 6 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.91%) SCCM
3 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.46%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 72 (32.88%) SAP
2 25 (11.42%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.57%) Oracle
4 7 (3.20%) Google
5 6 (2.74%) Cisco
6 5 (2.28%) Adobe
6 5 (2.28%) JD Edwards
6 5 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.83%) Blue Prism
7 4 (1.83%) Facebook
7 4 (1.83%) Kofax
8 3 (1.37%) OpenText
8 3 (1.37%) Tableau
9 2 (0.91%) CyberArk
9 2 (0.91%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.91%) Infoblox
9 2 (0.91%) Informatica
10 1 (0.46%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.46%) hybris
10 1 (0.46%) MicroStrategy