Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term FMCG in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FMCG over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 85 86
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 +6
Contract jobs citing FMCG 20 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.31% 0.52% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 1.63% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 4
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57% -22.65%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £322
90th Percentile £625 £588 £436
East of England median daily rate £413 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -8.33% +28.57% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £35.00
East of England median hourly rate - - £35.00

FMCG is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 520 429 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 34.17% 31.97% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 226 185
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £150 £230
90th Percentile £575 £575 £500
East of England median daily rate £418 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +19.29% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 23 47
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.05 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.33% -43.95% +16.88%
10th Percentile £12.38 £10.66 £11.55
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £37.50
East of England median hourly rate £24.50 £33.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +55.81% +4.88%

FMCG
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing FMCG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for FMCG in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FMCG in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FMCG in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FMCG in Hertfordshire

FMCG
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing FMCG in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for FMCG 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 6 months to 24 February 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
Welwyn Garden City -6 4 £488 +8.33% 1
St Albans - 3 £350 -
Watford - 2 £575 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
FMCG
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FMCG 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 FMCG.

1 10 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
4 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Remedy
4 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
5 2 (10.00%) Photography
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (10.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) ITSM
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (10.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) BMC

FMCG
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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (5.00%) HFM
2 1 (5.00%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (5.00%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DDNS
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
1 1 (5.00%) QlikView
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 10 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Architect
3 2 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy Architect
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Web Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Graphic Design
1 2 (10.00%) Photography
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (15.00%) Logistics
2 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) ITSM
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Service Management
2 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
2 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ACCA
2 1 (5.00%) CIMA
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Remedy
3 2 (10.00%) BMC
3 2 (10.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) VMware