The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 83 70
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Contract jobs citing FMCG 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% 1.12% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
214 268 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.57% 26.35% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 162 98
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 6
Median hourly rate £34.00 £55.65 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.90% +192.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £15.00 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.46 £63.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Reading

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

FMCG
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Contract Management

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA