The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank - 89 102
Contract jobs citing Front Office 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.069% 0.065%
As % of the General category - 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £445 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Front Office
England

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
521 494 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.27% 34.09% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 284 294
Average daily rate £375 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £250 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 29
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.00 £9.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% +12.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.94 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £16.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow Development
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Informatica
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) CRM Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft