The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 99 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing Front Office 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the General category 1.31% 0.38% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £200 - £480
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
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
536 792 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.45% 42.19% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 437 275
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.05 £12.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.76% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £11.40 £9.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Front Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front Office across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Front Office Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Back Office
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Cash Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) BPR
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Teradata
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Back Office
3 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) International Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Banking Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Middle Office Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Middle Office Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Cash Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) BPR
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Teradata