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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 125 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Front Office 2 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.084% 0.43% -
As % of the General category 0.28% 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Average daily rate £488 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £445 £413
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.87%
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 of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
719 761 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.17% 29.74% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 459 388
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 69
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -33.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.27 £13.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front Office across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -1 1 £350 -15.66%
Hertfordshire - 1 £625 -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB