Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 392 431 350
Rank change year-on-year +39 -81 -1
Contract jobs citing FMCG 240 159 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.52% 0.39% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.36% 1.06% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 72 134
London median daily rate £411 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.64% +5.26% -10.00%
10th Percentile £208 £264 £233
90th Percentile £613 £588 £671
England median daily rate £403 £425 £428
% change year-on-year -5.29% -0.58% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.57% -9.19% +36.03%
10th Percentile £26.54 £17.44 £20.83
90th Percentile £38.75 £114.08 £27.06
England median hourly rate £26.87 £21.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +27.93% -22.22% +35.00%

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 17,648 14,947 16,387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.21% 36.28% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,816 10,500 11,495
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £656 £650
England median daily rate £453 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.06% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 253 278
London median hourly rate £21.90 £21.23 £20.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +1.53% +16.17%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.91 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.11 £44.20
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +14.29%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +6 107 £388 -5.26% 14
Central London -23 11 £260 -36.97% 9
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 66 (27.50%) SAP
2 43 (17.92%) Project Management
3 40 (16.67%) Finance
4 34 (14.17%) Manufacturing
5 32 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 31 (12.92%) Retail
7 30 (12.50%) Analytics
8 29 (12.08%) Marketing
8 29 (12.08%) SQL
9 28 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (10.42%) Microsoft
10 25 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (9.58%) ITIL
13 20 (8.33%) ERP
14 19 (7.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (7.50%) Change Management
16 17 (7.08%) Data Modelling
16 17 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (7.08%) PMO
17 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
17 16 (6.67%) Advertising
18 15 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (6.25%) Scrum
18 15 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
18 15 (6.25%) E-Commerce
19 14 (5.83%) Logistics
20 13 (5.42%) CRM
20 13 (5.42%) SAP BW
20 13 (5.42%) Project Planning

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 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.67%) SAS
3 3 (1.25%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.25%) CMS
4 1 (0.42%) Drupal
4 1 (0.42%) LiveLink
Applications
1 16 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.67%) SPSS
5 3 (1.25%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (4.58%) SAP CO
1 11 (4.58%) SAP FI
1 11 (4.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (3.75%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (1.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.25%) Radian6
3 3 (1.25%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.25%) SAP MDM
3 3 (1.25%) SAP PM
3 3 (1.25%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.25%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.83%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.83%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.83%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.42%) Magento
5 1 (0.42%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.42%) SAP EWM
5 1 (0.42%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.42%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.17%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.50%) IaaS
3 6 (2.50%) PaaS
4 4 (1.67%) AdWords
5 3 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (0.83%) Office 365
6 2 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.42%) SaaS
7 1 (0.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Veeva
7 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.33%) LAN
2 7 (2.92%) Wireless
3 6 (2.50%) Cisco Wireless
3 6 (2.50%) WLAN
4 5 (2.08%) WAN
5 4 (1.67%) 802.11
5 4 (1.67%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (1.25%) Internet
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.83%) DDNS
7 2 (0.83%) DNS
7 2 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.42%) Intranet
8 1 (0.42%) Network Security
8 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.42%) SAP BW
2 11 (4.58%) Power BI
2 11 (4.58%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.17%) QlikView
3 10 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (3.75%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.67%) Big Data
6 4 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.67%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.25%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.25%) DataStage
7 3 (1.25%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.25%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.83%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.83%) MySQL
8 2 (0.83%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.42%) HBase
9 1 (0.42%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.42%) MSI
1 1 (0.42%) WiX
General
1 40 (16.67%) Finance
2 34 (14.17%) Manufacturing
3 32 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 31 (12.92%) Retail
5 29 (12.08%) Marketing
6 16 (6.67%) Advertising
7 10 (4.17%) Legal
8 6 (2.50%) Electronics
8 6 (2.50%) Telecoms
9 5 (2.08%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.67%) Banking
11 3 (1.25%) Law
11 3 (1.25%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.83%) Games
12 2 (0.83%) Portuguese Language
13 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (23.75%) Analyst
2 43 (17.92%) Project Manager
3 31 (12.92%) Business Analyst
4 26 (10.83%) Consultant
5 18 (7.50%) SAP Consultant
6 16 (6.67%) Senior Manager
7 15 (6.25%) SAP Manager
8 10 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
8 10 (4.17%) Developer
8 10 (4.17%) SAP Project Manager
9 9 (3.75%) Account Manager
10 8 (3.33%) Data Analyst
10 8 (3.33%) FMCG Manager
11 7 (2.92%) Network Engineer
11 7 (2.92%) SAP CO Consultant
11 7 (2.92%) SAP Delivery Manager
11 7 (2.92%) SAP FI Consultant
11 7 (2.92%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 7 (2.92%) Senior Account Manager
12 6 (2.50%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.67%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.25%) .NET
2 3 (1.25%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (0.83%) Kafka
4 1 (0.42%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.42%) CSS
4 1 (0.42%) CSS3
4 1 (0.42%) HTML
4 1 (0.42%) HTML5
4 1 (0.42%) Jest
4 1 (0.42%) MDX
4 1 (0.42%) Node.js
4 1 (0.42%) React
4 1 (0.42%) REST
4 1 (0.42%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (0.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.75%) Management Information System
2 9 (3.75%) Social Media
3 6 (2.50%) Virtual Team
4 4 (1.67%) Robotics
5 3 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (0.83%) Motion Graphics
6 2 (0.83%) PMI
6 2 (0.83%) SCADA
6 2 (0.83%) User Experience
7 1 (0.42%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.42%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.42%) EPoS
7 1 (0.42%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.42%) iSeries
7 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.42%) Life Science
7 1 (0.42%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.08%) Windows
2 2 (0.83%) Unix
3 1 (0.42%) Linux
3 1 (0.42%) VMS
3 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.92%) Project Management
2 30 (12.50%) Analytics
3 25 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (9.58%) ITIL
6 20 (8.33%) ERP
7 19 (7.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 18 (7.50%) Change Management
9 17 (7.08%) Data Modelling
10 15 (6.25%) E-Commerce
10 15 (6.25%) Scrum
10 15 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (5.83%) Logistics
12 13 (5.42%) CRM
12 13 (5.42%) Project Planning
13 12 (5.00%) PRINCE2
13 12 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 11 (4.58%) Business Analysis
15 10 (4.17%) Programme Management
15 10 (4.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.08%) SQL
2 7 (2.92%) Python
3 6 (2.50%) R
4 4 (1.67%) ABAP
5 2 (0.83%) C
5 2 (0.83%) Go
5 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.42%) Java
6 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.42%) PHP
6 1 (0.42%) RPG
6 1 (0.42%) Scala
6 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (3.75%) Degree
2 6 (2.50%) SAP Certification
3 4 (1.67%) CCNA
3 4 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.67%) CWNA
3 4 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.25%) CISA
4 3 (1.25%) CISSP
4 3 (1.25%) PMP
5 2 (0.83%) GIAC
6 1 (0.42%) CISM
6 1 (0.42%) CRISC
6 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.42%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.08%) PMO
2 10 (4.17%) GxP
3 8 (3.33%) GDPR
4 7 (2.92%) QA
4 7 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.50%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.25%) CDISC
7 2 (0.83%) COBIT
7 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.83%) SLA
8 1 (0.42%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (2.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 66 (27.50%) SAP
2 25 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.58%) Google
3 11 (4.58%) Tableau
4 8 (3.33%) Adobe
5 7 (2.92%) Cisco
5 7 (2.92%) Oracle
6 4 (1.67%) Blue Prism
6 4 (1.67%) Facebook
6 4 (1.67%) Kofax
6 4 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.25%) Brandwatch
7 3 (1.25%) Cognos
7 3 (1.25%) Crimson Hexagon
7 3 (1.25%) NetBase
8 2 (0.83%) CyberArk
8 2 (0.83%) Infoblox
8 2 (0.83%) Informatica
8 2 (0.83%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.83%) Remedy