Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 83 104
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 +2
Contract jobs citing FMCG 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.14% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 1.46% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Reading median daily rate £425 £510 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £638 £375
% change year-on-year -25.49% +70.00% -7.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £26.80 -

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 496 410 488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 33.81% 32.33% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 192 298
Reading median daily rate £420 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.13% +2.81% -
10th Percentile £220 £256 £250
90th Percentile £596 £599 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 14
Reading median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% -46.67%
10th Percentile £16.10 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £59.75 £53.75 £38.02
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +60.00% -28.57% -5.41%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in Reading

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Reading

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FMCG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS

FMCG
Co-occurring 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 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) React
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO