The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 114 126
Rank change year-on-year +19 +12  
Contract jobs citing FMCG 6 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.32% 0.49% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 1.85% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Median daily rate - £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £434
% change year-on-year +6.25% -7.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - -

FMCG is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 548 648 759
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.61% 26.33% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 338 372
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £258 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £29.00 £17.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.27% +68.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.27 £63.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing FMCG as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in Berkshire

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FMCG in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Berkshire

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG 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 25 March 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +1 4 - - 1
Reading +17 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
FMCG
South East

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (25.00%) Change Control
3 3 (25.00%) Contract Management
3 3 (25.00%) GMP
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PMP
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (16.67%) Veeva
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Signage
5 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (8.33%) HND
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) GxP
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Veeva
General
1 7 (58.33%) Retail
2 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Strategy Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Strategy Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Signage
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Control
1 3 (25.00%) Contract Management
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 2 (16.67%) Logistics
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GMP
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) GxP
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley