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 3 months to 26 June 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)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 65 63
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2  
Contract jobs citing FMCG 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.35% 0.59% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 2.24% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £405 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 - £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £488 £434
% change year-on-year -15.38% +12.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +80.20%  

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 164 223 238
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 28.32% 26.11% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 148 114
Median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £217 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Median hourly rate £19.66 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.62% -40.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £19.61 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £30.48 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in Reading over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 26 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

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 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Lean Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP