The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 63 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing Front Office 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.12% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.40% 0.94% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.50
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
253 212 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.45% 34.70% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 109 85
Average daily rate £385 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Average hourly rate £6.84 £23.75 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.20% -35.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front Office across the Birmingham region.

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front Office across the Birmingham region.

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Front Office
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Eikon
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Yahoo!
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Reuters
1 1 (50.00%) Yahoo!
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
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