The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 54 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing FMCG 4 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.63% 1.29% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 3.55% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Median daily rate £433 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £150 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £558 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
FMCG
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
217 310 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 34.01% 36.47% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 165 97
Median daily rate £375 £366 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £213 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 29 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £33.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +5.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.60 £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £42.50 £37.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing FMCG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

FMCG Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FMCG across the Hertfordshire region.

FMCG Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FMCG across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

FMCG Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stevenage +7 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £500 -
FMCG
East of England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) MS Project
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) GCP
4 2 (16.67%) GMP
4 2 (16.67%) GLP
4 2 (16.67%) GxP
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
4 2 (16.67%) Software Licensing
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) IT Audit

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) DataStage
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Compliance Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Clinical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Data Privacy
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) IT Audit
2 2 (16.67%) Logistics
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) Software Licensing
3 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (8.33%) Microservices
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ACCA
1 1 (8.33%) APMP
1 1 (8.33%) CISA
1 1 (8.33%) CRISC
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) GCP
1 2 (16.67%) GLP
1 2 (16.67%) GMP
1 2 (16.67%) GxP
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (8.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) NetApp
1 1 (8.33%) PlateSpin
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (8.33%) Sage
1 1 (8.33%) VMware