Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 14 December 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 97 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +80
Contract jobs citing Front Office 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.14% 0.12% -
As % of the General category 0.58% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Birmingham median daily rate £166 £333 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.08% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £166 £333 -
% change year-on-year -50.08% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 346 501 440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.38% 30.70% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 362 295
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £300 £220 £228
90th Percentile £588 £538 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £20.02 £29.65 £19.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.48% +51.29% -40.17%
10th Percentile £10.89 £14.78 £9.43
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.75 £38.83
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.02 £30.31 £16.00
% change year-on-year -37.26% +89.44% -43.86%

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in Birmingham

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Reuters
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) NEC
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Eikon
1 2 (100.00%) BYOD
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) BYOD
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 2 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) NEC
1 2 (100.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) MobileIron