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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 94 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Front Office 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the General category 1.29% 0.70% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £500 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £375 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £513 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.07% +28.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +209.52%
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
541 575 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.00% 35.38% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 352 288
Median daily rate £401 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 19
Median hourly rate £9.13 £12.08 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.46% +21.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £10.44 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.35 £30.80 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +11.11%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front Office across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Front Office Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +1 6 £500 +33.33% 1
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Endeca
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) hybris
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Salt
4 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (25.00%) ELK Stack
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Back Office
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) Wiki
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Manager
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Web Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ELK Stack
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) B2B
5 1 (12.50%) B2C
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) AWK
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Endeca
2 2 (25.00%) hybris
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat