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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 63 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing FMCG 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% 0.64% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 2.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £393 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
FMCG
Berkshire

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
201 260 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 25.61% 27.87% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 147 119
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £268 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £29.13 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.74% +76.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £13.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £84.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 6 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Service Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Service Design Architect
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle