Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 23 November 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 of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 179 -
Rank change year-on-year -31 - +213
Contract jobs citing Front Office 3 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.058% 0.33% -
As % of the General category 0.17% 1.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 0
East of England median daily rate £450 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% - -
England median daily rate £600 £600 £588
% change year-on-year - +2.13% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -

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 the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1806 1528 1877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.00% 31.35% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1042 903 956
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £207 £218
90th Percentile £599 £550 £569
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 118 197
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.30% +27.88% -13.33%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £43.75 £44.05
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.50 £24.93
% change year-on-year +4.08% -1.71% +13.30%

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Front Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in the East of England

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in the East of England

Front Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front Office in the East of England

Front Office
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire -11 3 £450 -7.69%
Front Office
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) GitLab
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) GitLab
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Back Office
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript