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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 67 71 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing FMCG 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% 0.77% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +71.42%
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
262 259 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.39% 28.37% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 125 140
Median daily rate £425 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £272 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 15
Median hourly rate £13.00 £25.38 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.76% +53.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.31 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Rally
4 1 (14.29%) VersionOne
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) Java

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 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (14.29%) VersionOne
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Service Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 1 (14.29%) FMCG Manager
3 1 (14.29%) HR Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS Payroll Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Payroll Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Design Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Rally
2 1 (14.29%) SAP