The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 53 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Front Office 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.79% - 0.16%
As % of the General category 1.82% - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £536 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.14% +34.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Front Office
East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
275 254 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.51% 29.95% 45.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 91 139
Median daily rate £413 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £573 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 28 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.94 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.57% -0.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.90 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Front Office
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 5 (100.00%) Back Office
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) BPR
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) CODA
4 1 (20.00%) Sage
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Back Office
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Finance Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Workflow
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) BPR
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Pair Programming
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) User Stories
3 3 (60.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CODA
1 1 (20.00%) Sage
1 1 (20.00%) Sun