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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Rank 53 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs citing FMCG 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.78% 1.00% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 2.65% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 4
Median daily rate £339 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.29% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £334 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £429 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.48% +1.00%
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 £43.25 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year
+80.20% -
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
226 302 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.04% 37.70% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 157 91
Median daily rate £388 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £285 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 31 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +41.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £13.00 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 28 June 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 +5 2 £313 -3.84%
FMCG
East of England

FMCG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Logistics
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Apache
4 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) MS Project
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) GCP
4 2 (15.38%) GMP
4 2 (15.38%) GLP
4 2 (15.38%) GxP
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
4 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
4 2 (15.38%) Software Licensing
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) 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 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) DataStage
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) IT Manager
1 3 (23.08%) IT Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Compliance Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Logistics Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Logistics Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Logistics Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Logistics Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP MM Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP MM Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP SD Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP SD Business Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP WM Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAP WM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Logistics
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 2 (15.38%) Data Privacy
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Software Licensing
4 1 (7.69%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
4 1 (7.69%) Microservices
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) Python
1 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) APMP
1 1 (7.69%) CISA
1 1 (7.69%) CRISC
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GCP
1 2 (15.38%) GLP
1 2 (15.38%) GMP
1 2 (15.38%) GxP
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (7.69%) NFS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) NetApp
2 1 (7.69%) PlateSpin
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) VMware