The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing Front Office 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.18%
As % of the General category - - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-19.16% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Front Office
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
124 154 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.41% 25.29% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 134 118
Median daily rate £425 £378 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +10.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £16.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.40 £19.56 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +12.00%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales