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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 106 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing FMCG 17 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 0.53% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% 1.77% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 4
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£425 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £172 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £451 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £429 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.87% +14.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 - £37.50
FMCG
South East

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
765 734 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.01% 29.70% 30.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 360 270
Average daily rate £383 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 36
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.68 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +0.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.73 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.50 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 5 £425 - 2
Maidenhead 0 4 £413 +117.10%
Slough +6 1 - -
FMCG
South East

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG.

1 8 (34.78%) Project Management
2 7 (30.43%) SAP
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (21.74%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Retail
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
5 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (13.04%) SAP BW
5 3 (13.04%) SAP APO
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Sass
6 2 (8.70%) LESS
6 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
6 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) CSS3
6 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
6 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Drupal
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) SAP APO
2 1 (4.35%) Sage 50
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (13.04%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) RequisitePro
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Data Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Junior
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML5
1 2 (8.70%) CSS3
1 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
1 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (8.70%) Sass
1 2 (8.70%) LESS
1 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
5 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) SAP
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Ariba
5 1 (4.35%) Sage
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe