The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 25 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 / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 - 144
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Front Office 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% - 0.032%
As % of the General category 0.35% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £675 - £121
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £525
% change year-on-year +4.93% -22.85%  
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 South West with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 866 852 938
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 32.31% 28.89% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 607 650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 71
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.35 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £47.80 £52.10
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 South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 South West

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in the South West

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in the South West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front Office in the South West

Front Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front Office in the South West

Front Office
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Somerset - 2 £503 -
Bristol - 1 £675 - 1
Front Office
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South West region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau