The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 96 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Front Office 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.084% 0.072% -
As % of the General category 0.25% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £850 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £445 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Surrey region.

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
407 500 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.35% 35.77% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 262 251
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 8 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +85.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.35 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.30 £45.32 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front Office across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office.

1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Wealth Management
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (80.00%) SOLID
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Spread Betting
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) thinkFolio
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) SOLID
1 4 (80.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg