The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office
England / South West
Rank 139 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Front Office 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.037% 0.067% -
As % of the General category 0.11% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.65 - -

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

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
887 985 996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.22% 32.81% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 680 676
Median daily rate £390 £375 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 31
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.90 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £57.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Front Office
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Somerset - 1 - -
Front Office
England

Front Office
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP