The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 15 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Front Office 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.00% - 0.68%
As % of the General category 13.33% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £250 - £270
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00
Front Office
Surrey

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

General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
30 44 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 30.00% 42.72% 51.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 35
Median daily rate £250 £315 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £233 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £36.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +113.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Front Office
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 4 (100.00%) Back Office
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 4 (100.00%) Back Office
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL