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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FMCG over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 51 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing FMCG 6 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.88% 3.44% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.24% 12.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 - £28.00
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
185 175 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 27.29% 27.34% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 91 98
Average daily rate £380 £369 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 19
Average hourly rate £15.29 £16.50 £16.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% -2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £10.22 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £37.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
St Albans - 1 £225 -
Watford - - - - 1
Cheshunt - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
FMCG
East of England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) SAS
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SPSS
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System

FMCG
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (10.00%) SAS
1 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (10.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SPSS
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (20.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Report Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Communications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (30.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Campaign Management
3 1 (10.00%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore