The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 48 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Front Office 15 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.55% - 0.19%
As % of the General category 8.11% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £424 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Front Office
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
185 209 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 31.46% 27.46% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 126 74
Median daily rate £406 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.75 £16.83 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% -66.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.54 £16.83 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £16.83 £170.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Front Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front Office across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Front Office Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Front Office
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 14 £410 -
Front Office
South East

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 12 (57.14%) Visualisation
4 10 (47.62%) Statistics
4 10 (47.62%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) C
5 9 (42.86%) C++
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) OO
5 9 (42.86%) Python
5 9 (42.86%) Maven
5 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (42.86%) Refactoring
5 9 (42.86%) Open Source
5 9 (42.86%) Hedge funds
5 9 (42.86%) SciPy
5 9 (42.86%) NumPy
5 9 (42.86%) MongoDB
5 9 (42.86%) KDB
5 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 9 (42.86%) Time Series Analysis
5 9 (42.86%) Pyramid
5 9 (42.86%) Pandas
5 9 (42.86%) Esper
5 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 9 (42.86%) Quantitative Trading
5 9 (42.86%) Data Acquisition

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) KDB
1 9 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 6 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.76%) QlikView
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Maven
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Quantitative Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Database Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ETL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 9 (42.86%) Esper
1 9 (42.86%) NumPy
1 9 (42.86%) Pandas
1 9 (42.86%) Pyramid
1 9 (42.86%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 10 (47.62%) Statistics
3 9 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 9 (42.86%) Hedge funds
4 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.76%) Derivative
6 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.76%) Physics
6 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (42.86%) Data Acquisition
2 9 (42.86%) OO
2 9 (42.86%) Open Source
2 9 (42.86%) Quantitative Trading
2 9 (42.86%) Refactoring
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) Time Series Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) Investment Management
4 4 (19.05%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (19.05%) Prototyping
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) ETL
6 2 (9.52%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) C
2 9 (42.86%) C++
2 9 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Tableau
3 2 (9.52%) Charles River
4 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg