Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Budgeting and Forecasting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Budgeting and Forecasting over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Budgeting and Forecasting
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 84 89
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 +12
Contract jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting 12 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.74% 0.99% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.21% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 £375 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +53.85% -61.00%
10th Percentile £395 £363 £225
90th Percentile £560 £413 £309
East of England median daily rate £519 £375 £244
% change year-on-year +38.33% +53.85% -54.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £20.40

Budgeting and Forecasting is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,324 1,159 1,152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.18% 82.02% 79.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 572 627
Hertfordshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +5.12%
10th Percentile £205 £213 £213
90th Percentile £569 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 67 51
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.43 £16.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.69% -15.98% -4.77%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.81 £11.05
90th Percentile £47.05 £44.25 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.22 £25.00
% change year-on-year -33.26% +4.88% +2.82%

Budgeting and Forecasting
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Budgeting and Forecasting as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Budgeting and Forecasting in Hertfordshire

Budgeting and Forecasting
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Budgeting and Forecasting in Hertfordshire

Budgeting and Forecasting
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Budgeting and Forecasting in Hertfordshire

Budgeting and Forecasting
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 Budgeting and Forecasting within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -1 4 £475 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
Royston - 2 £538 -
Hatfield - 2 - - 2
Rickmansworth - 1 £350 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Budgeting and Forecasting
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Budgeting and Forecasting also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Budgeting and Forecasting.

1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (16.67%) Availability Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) IBM Notes
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Lotus
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS

Budgeting and Forecasting
Co-occurring 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%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) 2G
1 1 (8.33%) 3G
1 1 (8.33%) 4G
1 1 (8.33%) GSM
1 1 (8.33%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Operations Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Procurement Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Development Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Java Development Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) Flash
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) CMDB
3 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (16.67%) Availability Management
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (8.33%) GAAP
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Lotus
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Cognos
2 1 (8.33%) Greenplum
2 1 (8.33%) IFS
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) SAP