The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank - 89 85
Contract jobs citing Front Office 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.084% 0.16%
As % of the General category - 0.21% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Front Office
South East

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

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
462 483 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 48.38% 40.66% 43.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 184 301
Median daily rate £406 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 27
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £16.10 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £24.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire