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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 41 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Front Office 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.28% 0.27% -
As % of the General category 0.60% 0.58% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £315 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
168 171 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 46.28% 45.36% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 127 117
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £44.75 £9.62 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+365.41% -59.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Front Office
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Java Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle