Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 84 95
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11 -7
Contract jobs citing FMCG 13 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.81% 1.19% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.90% 3.58% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £420 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.58% +6.74%
10th Percentile £338 £328 £391
90th Percentile £563 £631 £588
East of England median daily rate £575 £415 £488
% change year-on-year +38.55% -14.87% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £22.29 - -
East of England median hourly rate £22.29 - -

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 449 531 500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 27.96% 33.13% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 282 274
Hertfordshire median daily rate £419 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £173 £190 £180
90th Percentile £564 £569 £546
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £22.00 £16.81 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.91% +5.03% -25.58%
10th Percentile £11.72 £12.99 £11.36
90th Percentile £48.25 £45.10 £34.65
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year -32.14% -11.11% +43.18%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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
Stevenage -5 5 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City -6 5 £450 +8.43%
FMCG
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 4 (30.77%) Data Management
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) DFS Replication
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) LDAP
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008

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 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) MFGPRO
2 1 (7.69%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Power BI
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) ERP Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Support
4 1 (7.69%) Product Owner
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Extraction
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Break/Fix
4 1 (7.69%) Data Science
4 1 (7.69%) Epics
4 1 (7.69%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) DFS Replication
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) CA
2 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau