The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 90 86
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing Front Office 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.42% 0.32% 0.077%
As % of the General category 1.08% 1.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £425 £418 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% -  
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 Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 461 335 452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 38.29% 26.93% 34.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 224 239
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 15
Median hourly rate £24.50 £35.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -21.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.25 £53.07
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in Surrey

Front Office
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey 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
Camberley - 2 £485 -
Caterham - 2 £425 -
Redhill - 1 £425 -
Front Office
South East

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 Surrey region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (50.00%) BPR
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) IBM Blueworks
4 3 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) Back Office
4 3 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) VBA
6 1 (16.67%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Sybase
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (100.00%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Back Office
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (16.67%) Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (16.67%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) BPR
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
1 3 (50.00%) Planning and Forecasting
1 3 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase