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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 55 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing FMCG 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.51% 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 1.92% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Median daily rate £575 £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £342 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £350 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £434
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £58.50 -
% change year-on-year
-53.84% -

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
183 156 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 31.50% 26.62% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 77 104
Median daily rate £425 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £624 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 12
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -1.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.15 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.15 £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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
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 20 January 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
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £575 -
FMCG
East of England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for FMCG.

1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (33.33%) Clojure
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) ATDD
3 2 (33.33%) Gradle
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Go
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) Rust
3 2 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering

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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Gradle
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Author
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) ATDD
1 2 (33.33%) BDD
1 2 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOD
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Clojure
1 2 (33.33%) Go
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Rust
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft