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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 104 94 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Contract jobs citing FMCG 15 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 2.24% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 7
Median daily rate £388 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £318 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £515 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £434 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.45% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year
+80.20% -
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
720 758 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.95% 30.99% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 350 355
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 17
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.60 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £39.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -3 5 - -
Bracknell - 4 - -
Slough +5 1 £125 - 1
Maidenhead -5 1 - -
FMCG
South East

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 19 (70.37%) Retail
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) SAP
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) GxP
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) Re-Platforming
5 4 (14.81%) JD Edwards
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
5 4 (14.81%) Middleware
5 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
5 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
5 4 (14.81%) MS Project
5 4 (14.81%) Validation
5 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (11.11%) Windows
6 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 3 (11.11%) VPN
6 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Project
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.70%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) MPLS
2 2 (7.41%) VoIP
3 1 (3.70%) Broadband
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 19 (70.37%) Retail
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Service Architect
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) PMO Lead
4 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Service Design Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.70%) FMCG Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (3.70%) webMethods Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.81%) Change Management
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
3 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
3 4 (14.81%) Re-Platforming
3 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
3 4 (14.81%) Validation
4 3 (11.11%) ERP
4 3 (11.11%) Service Design
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.41%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.41%) Project Governance
5 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Password Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) GxP
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.70%) UAG
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) SAP
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) JD Edwards
5 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 1 (3.70%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Kaspersky
6 1 (3.70%) webMethods