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 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 - 131 121
Contract jobs citing Front Office 0 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.033% 0.70%
As % of the General category - 0.11% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 16
Median daily rate - £121 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -62.76%
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
England

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
839 931 967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.68% 30.93% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 621 651
Median daily rate £375 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £285 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 61 60
Median hourly rate £39.00 £32.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% -7.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £10.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £43.88 £42.50
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 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Head of CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Digital
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Technology
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft