The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 117 - 145
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Front Office 12 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% - 0.066%
As % of the General category 1.46% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £525 £400
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
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 of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
823 909 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.06% 29.06% 30.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 480 504
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 81 85
Median hourly rate £23.75 £20.94 £28.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.44% -27.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Front Office
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front Office across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Front Office Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Front Office
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Cambridgeshire - 7 £355 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £488 -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 9 (75.00%) Back Office
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Workflow
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) BPR
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (25.00%) Endeca
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Time Management
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) hybris
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Sun
7 1 (8.33%) CODA
7 1 (8.33%) Sage
7 1 (8.33%) Nagios
7 1 (8.33%) OLAP

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (16.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) OLAP
General
1 9 (75.00%) Back Office
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Workflow Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) Workflow
2 3 (25.00%) BPR
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
2 3 (25.00%) User Stories
2 3 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Endeca
3 2 (16.67%) hybris
4 1 (8.33%) CODA
4 1 (8.33%) Sage
4 1 (8.33%) Sun