The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 92 108 125
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Contract jobs citing FMCG 9 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.58% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% 1.94% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Median daily rate £375 £500 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +70.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £450 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £700 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £463 £434
% change year-on-year
-9.45% +6.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £58.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £58.50 -
% change year-on-year
-53.84% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
587 722 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.41% 29.71% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 373 370
Median daily rate £419 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 38 18
Median hourly rate £28.50 £17.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.56% -12.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FMCG across the Berkshire region.

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Maidenhead +1 4 £250 -
Reading +8 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Slough +7 1 £500 -
FMCG
South East

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 9 (47.37%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Analytics
3 3 (15.79%) QA
3 3 (15.79%) Ab Initio
3 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) GMP
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data
4 2 (10.53%) Tag Management
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) Veeva
4 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (10.53%) Online Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) ITSM
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (10.53%) PMP
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (5.26%) Drupal
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
1 2 (10.53%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) QlikView
2 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (47.37%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 2 (10.53%) Legal
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics Developer
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Teradata DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (5.26%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Strategy Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Analytics
1 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.79%) Change Control
2 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) IT Governance
3 2 (10.53%) ITSM
3 2 (10.53%) Logistics
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.53%) Online Marketing
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Tag Management
3 2 (10.53%) Web Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Contract Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) GMP
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GxP
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Ab Initio
2 2 (10.53%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
2 2 (10.53%) Teradata
3 1 (5.26%) SAP