The table below looks at the statistics for the Front Office Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office Developer
Rank 203 195 208
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 5 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.069% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.075% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 15
Average daily rate
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£650 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £419
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5406 5340 6577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.33% 92.01% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4192 3896 4823
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 89 172
Average hourly rate £17.98 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £32.11 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Front Office Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front Office Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front Office Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Front Office Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front Office Developer across the City of London region.

Front Office Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Front Office Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front Office Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Front Office Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Front Office Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front Office Developer across the City of London region.

Front Office Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Front Office Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front Office Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Front Office
2 13 (81.25%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) Banking
3 11 (68.75%) Multithreading
4 9 (56.25%) Investment Banking
5 7 (43.75%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) JMS
6 5 (31.25%) Maven
6 5 (31.25%) Scala
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (25.00%) WCF
7 4 (25.00%) WPF
7 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 4 (25.00%) RESTful
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) Subversion
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) Equities
8 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
8 3 (18.75%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (18.75%) Derivative
8 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
9 2 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (12.50%) RAD

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Front Office Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Front Office Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 16 (100.00%) Front Office
2 11 (68.75%) Banking
3 9 (56.25%) Investment Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) JMS
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) WCF
2 4 (25.00%) WPF
2 4 (25.00%) RESTful
3 3 (18.75%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Rendezvous
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) Ultra Messaging
5 1 (6.25%) Akka
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Equities
1 4 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 3 (18.75%) Derivative
3 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Multithreading
2 3 (18.75%) Low Latency
3 2 (12.50%) RAD
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (6.25%) Greeks
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Ultra-Low Latency
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Programming
4 1 (6.25%) Market Making
4 1 (6.25%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Scala
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) VBA
5 2 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.25%) Reuters
3 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg
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