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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 95 83 98
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing Front Office 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.31% 0.080% 0.072%
As % of the General category 1.08% 0.23% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £418 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
372 427 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.62% 34.27% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 214 282
Median daily rate £425 £381 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -2.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £51.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -55.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £15.65 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front Office across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Front Office Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 5 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (80.00%) Back Office
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
3 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (40.00%) Charles River
4 2 (40.00%) Reuters
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SunGard
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) FpML
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) XML

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (20.00%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
1 2 (40.00%) UAT Lead
1 2 (40.00%) UAT Test Lead
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Support
2 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Reference Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Reference Data Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) FpML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) BYOD
1 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (20.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Fund Accounting
3 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (40.00%) Charles River
2 2 (40.00%) Reuters
2 2 (40.00%) SunGard
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) FactSet
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft