The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hertfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 49 55 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing FMCG 6 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.94% 0.65% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% 2.48% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Average daily rate
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£395 £400 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £340 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £520 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +150.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
140 161 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.05% 26.01% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 71 86
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £226 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £543 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 18
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £14.03 £9.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £41.25 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
FMCG
East of England

FMCG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FMCG across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

FMCG Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £385 -
Letchworth - - - -
Watford - - - -
FMCG
East of England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG.

1 3 (37.50%) SAP
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) R
3 1 (12.50%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
3 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing FMCG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FMCG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
1 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Enterprise Architect
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (12.50%) Multivariate Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Online Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Android Development
2 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
2 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) R
1 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Appcelerator
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects