Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 148 149
Rank change year-on-year +22 +1 +24
Contract jobs citing FMCG 40 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.98% 0.50% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.02% 1.69% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 19
Berkshire median daily rate £625 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +78.57% -15.15% -2.94%
10th Percentile £288 £196 £270
90th Percentile £763 £468 £510
South East median daily rate £500 £513 £425
% change year-on-year -2.44% +20.59% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.80 - £58.50
10th Percentile £26.40 - £56.75
90th Percentile £27.20 - £60.25
South East median hourly rate £26.83 £55.00 £58.50
% change year-on-year -51.21% -5.98% +56.00%

FMCG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1323 1240 1466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.35% 29.34% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 619 801
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £222 £227 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 70 64
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.77% -0.94% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.44 £12.25 £11.27
90th Percentile £38.00 £48.83 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +17.65%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FMCG in Berkshire

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 6 £325 -
Maidenhead -5 6 £425 +3.66%
Windsor - 4 £675 -
Slough +7 2 £388 +210.00% 1
Wokingham +8 1 - -
FMCG
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 20 (50.00%) Retail
2 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (20.00%) Oracle
5 8 (20.00%) SAP
6 7 (17.50%) Creative Thinking
7 6 (15.00%) Marketing
8 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.00%) JD Edwards
9 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (10.00%) Change Management
9 4 (10.00%) Information Security
9 4 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
10 3 (7.50%) Marketing Strategy
10 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (7.50%) Remediation Plan
10 3 (7.50%) Analytics
10 3 (7.50%) FireEye
10 3 (7.50%) Network Security
10 3 (7.50%) PLM
10 3 (7.50%) Migration
10 3 (7.50%) Finance
10 3 (7.50%) Cisco
10 3 (7.50%) CCNP
10 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Project

FMCG
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.50%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.50%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.50%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Network Security
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) DHCP
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.00%) IPsec
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) MPLS
2 2 (5.00%) SMS
2 2 (5.00%) SSL
2 2 (5.00%) VoIP
2 2 (5.00%) VPN
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless Security
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) LSMW
General
1 20 (50.00%) Retail
2 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.00%) Marketing
4 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (7.50%) Finance
7 1 (2.50%) Back Office
7 1 (2.50%) Billing
7 1 (2.50%) Electronics
7 1 (2.50%) French Language
7 1 (2.50%) Front Office
7 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (15.00%) Architect
1 6 (15.00%) Commercial Manager
1 6 (15.00%) Performance Manager
2 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Information Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Supply Chain Planner
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Marketing Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (2.50%) Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) CMDB
3 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (17.50%) Creative Thinking
3 4 (10.00%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) Information Security
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.50%) Analytics
4 3 (7.50%) Marketing Strategy
4 3 (7.50%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) PLM
4 3 (7.50%) Remediation Plan
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.00%) Multichannel Marketing
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
5 2 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (5.00%) Validation
5 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
1 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
1 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
1 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) CCNP
1 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) CCNA
2 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) GxP
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) GMP
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (2.50%) PowerCLI
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
1 1 (2.50%) vCenter Server
1 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
1 8 (20.00%) SAP
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) JD Edwards
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) FireEye
5 1 (2.50%) CommVault
5 1 (2.50%) DocuSign
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Infor
5 1 (2.50%) Lumension
5 1 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.50%) Veeam
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Wonderware