The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Front Office 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Front Office
East Midlands

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

General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
150 206 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 40.00% 44.98% 50.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 149 121
Average daily rate £400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £563 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £11.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -53.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front Office across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire