Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 80 85
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5 +3
Contract jobs citing FMCG 12 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.73% 0.99% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.63% 2.83% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Hertfordshire median daily rate £330 £403 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.01% -10.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £231 £317
90th Percentile £449 £585 £480
East of England median daily rate £450 £389 £450
% change year-on-year +15.76% -13.61% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.43 - £31.50
10th Percentile £16.21 - £30.75
90th Percentile £18.64 - £32.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.43 - £31.50

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 457 495 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 27.88% 34.91% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 242 272
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £371 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +3.40%
10th Percentile £200 £166 £188
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 14
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £16.81 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.77% +0.33% -48.46%
10th Percentile £14.20 £11.60 £11.88
90th Percentile £50.75 £46.50 £31.35
East of England median hourly rate £17.60 £25.72 £22.25
% change year-on-year -31.57% +15.60% -21.93%

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 26 September 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 26 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
Welwyn Garden City -14 7 £330 -12.00% 1
Stevenage -11 2 - - 2
FMCG
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 8 (66.67%) Retail
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
5 2 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) Tableau
5 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) VBA
5 2 (16.67%) SAP
5 2 (16.67%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (8.33%) DNS
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) CA
6 1 (8.33%) Sage

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 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) Power BI
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IAM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Product Owner
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Break/Fix
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Science
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) DFS Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
1 2 (16.67%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) CA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy
2 1 (8.33%) Sage
2 1 (8.33%) VMware