Period
to 17 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Front Office
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 142 134
Rank change year-on-year -32 -8 +45
Contract jobs citing Front Office 2 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.049% 0.62% 0.78%
As % of the General category 0.13% 1.57% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -28.57% -30.00%
10th Percentile £313 £225 £265
90th Percentile £338 £425 £403
South East median daily rate £488 £450 £385
% change year-on-year +8.33% +16.88% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Front Office is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,565 1,590 1,970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.20% 39.39% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 708 928
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £250 £219 £205
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 58 63
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.43 £12.10
90th Percentile £48.30 £45.00 £47.20
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.00% +29.87%

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Front Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in Berkshire

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in Berkshire

Front Office
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -4 1 £325 -35.00%
Front Office
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) MGW
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) PMO

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) MGW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia
1 1 (50.00%) Nokia Networks
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin