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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
England / East Midlands
Rank 93 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Front Office 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.067% - 0.14%
As % of the General category 0.20% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £538 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £394 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.65 - -

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
502 476 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.80% 31.67% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 308 288
Median daily rate £386 £398 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% -6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £217 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 12
Median hourly rate £22.45 £16.06 £10.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.83% +57.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £10.46 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £41.55 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 £538 -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Wiki
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Salt
2 2 (66.67%) ELK Stack
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Operations
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
3 1 (33.33%) Scala

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 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Salt