The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank - - 33
Contract jobs citing Front Office 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.62%
As % of the General category - - 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £443 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +26.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.34
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
136 86 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 33.25% 30.94% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 52 78
Average daily rate £438 £336 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -13.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Average hourly rate £38.00 £36.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +39.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £33.25 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.43 £39.25 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front Office across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire