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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 121 124 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing FMCG 4 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.20% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 0.79% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 10
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£350 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £375 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.80% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% +6.66%
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
693 630 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.34% 24.91% 23.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 310 294
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 27
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -20.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.77 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £41.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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
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 18 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Slough -6 1 - - 2
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Reading - - - - 1
FMCG
South East

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 5 (33.33%) Retail
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
3 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) QA
4 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) GMP
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) HND
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Legal
5 1 (6.67%) E-business
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Google
5 1 (6.67%) IPTV
5 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
5 1 (6.67%) French Language

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP PP
1 1 (6.67%) SAP PM
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
1 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) French Language
4 1 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) IPTV
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ERP
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
1 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Logistics
2 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (6.67%) People Management
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) E-business
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) B2B
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) ABAP
1 1 (6.67%) VBA
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) HND
3 1 (6.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GMP
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) JDA
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Fujitsu
3 1 (6.67%) hybris
3 1 (6.67%) RedPrairie
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
Slough
Argyll Scott
Rate: £35 - £40 per annum + Car Allowances
Posted: 7 days ago