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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank - 120 102
Contract jobs citing Front Office 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.050% 0.34%
As % of the General category - 0.15% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Front Office
Yorkshire

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
729 669 633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.02% 33.45% 35.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 429 443
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £259 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 6
Median hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +133.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £405 per day
Posted: Yesterday