The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank - 100 97
Contract jobs citing Front Office 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.23% 0.079%
As % of the General category - 0.66% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
661 604 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.00% 34.36% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 430 263
Average daily rate £375 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+166.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £18.05 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.16% -2.00%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Front Office
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Pega
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Banking Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Pega