The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 29 June 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 > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 226 229
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3  
Contract jobs citing FMCG 36 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 1.40% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 30
South East median daily rate £625 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.95% +20.58%  
10th Percentile £376 £280 £246
90th Percentile £751 £641 £579
England median daily rate £448 £441 £415
% change year-on-year +1.41% +6.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South East median hourly rate - £55.00 -
England median hourly rate £43.25 £43.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +0.58% +79.16%  

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2206 2721 2970
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.57% 30.54% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1665 2249 2188
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
10th Percentile £225 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £513
England median daily rate £468 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +6.73% +3.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 195 168
South East median hourly rate £19.66 £36.00 £16.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.38% +120.58%  
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.25 £40.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.14% +17.56%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in the South East

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FMCG in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in the South East

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in the South East over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FMCG in the South East

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in the South East

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Berkshire +25 21 £625 +61.29% 2
Hampshire +3 5 £650 +26.87% 1
Surrey +6 4 £550 +96.42% 2
Kent -2 2 - -
Middlesex +11 1 £352 -43.68%
Oxfordshire -12 1 £525 -
FMCG
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 21 (42.00%) Retail
2 19 (38.00%) SAP
3 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.00%) Project Management
5 10 (20.00%) Finance
6 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (16.00%) Logistics
7 8 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (16.00%) Oracle
7 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (14.00%) ERP
8 7 (14.00%) Supply Chain Management
8 7 (14.00%) Marketing
9 6 (12.00%) SAP APO
9 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (12.00%) Migration
9 6 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (8.00%) SAP SCM
10 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (8.00%) JD Edwards
11 3 (6.00%) Coaching
11 3 (6.00%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (6.00%) Service Management
11 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
11 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
11 3 (6.00%) Supplier Management
11 3 (6.00%) Strategic Planning
12 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development

FMCG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (12.00%) SAP APO
2 4 (8.00%) SAP SCM
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (4.00%) SAP Business One
5 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (4.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 21 (42.00%) Retail
2 10 (20.00%) Finance
3 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (16.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (14.00%) Marketing
6 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.00%) Back Office
7 1 (2.00%) Electronics
7 1 (2.00%) Front Office
7 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Architect
1 9 (18.00%) SAP Manager
2 8 (16.00%) IT Manager
3 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 6 (12.00%) Consultant
4 6 (12.00%) Supply Chain Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Engagement Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) SAP Engagement Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Commercial Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Performance Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) SAP Architect
8 2 (4.00%) SAP Business Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Security Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (22.00%) Project Management
3 8 (16.00%) Logistics
4 7 (14.00%) ERP
4 7 (14.00%) Supply Chain Management
5 6 (12.00%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) Coaching
7 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 3 (6.00%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (6.00%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.00%) Contract Management
8 2 (4.00%) PLM
8 2 (4.00%) Prototyping
8 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ACCA
1 2 (4.00%) CIMA
1 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (2.00%) CCIE
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) GMP
1 1 (2.00%) PMO
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) SAP
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com