The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 90 86
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4  
Contract jobs citing Front Office 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.065% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the General category 0.18% 1.02% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £525
% change year-on-year +3.65% -21.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £65.00

Front Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 551 489 512
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 35.90% 31.71% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 324 320
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 18
Median hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.84% +211.30%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Front Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in the East Midlands

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in the East Midlands

Front Office
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Front Office
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Python Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) SQL