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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office Developer
Rank 116 178 154
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 34 21 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 0.41% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.43% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 48
Average daily rate £600 £588 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £522 £516
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £685 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - £486 £450
% change year-on-year
- +8.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Front Office Developer
London

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
3006 4882 5549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.43% 95.02% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2364 3744 3993
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £610 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 84 90
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.08% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £27.01 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 71 (100.00%) Front Office
2 45 (63.38%) Banking
3 34 (47.89%) Multithreading
4 33 (46.48%) Finance
5 32 (45.07%) Java
6 31 (43.66%) C#
6 31 (43.66%) Investment Banking
7 26 (36.62%) SQL
8 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (22.54%) C++
9 16 (22.54%) .NET
10 15 (21.13%) Oracle
10 15 (21.13%) Derivative
11 14 (19.72%) WCF
12 13 (18.31%) WPF
13 12 (16.90%) Electronic Trading
13 12 (16.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (16.90%) Risk Management
13 12 (16.90%) SDLC
14 11 (15.49%) Oracle Coherence
14 11 (15.49%) Scala
15 9 (12.68%) MVVM
15 9 (12.68%) Equities
15 9 (12.68%) TDD
15 9 (12.68%) Windows
15 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
16 8 (11.27%) Python
16 8 (11.27%) JMS
16 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
16 8 (11.27%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (15.49%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (2.82%) Jetty
3 1 (1.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
3 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.23%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.41%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
1 8 (11.27%) Maven
1 8 (11.27%) Subversion
2 7 (9.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.41%) JUnit
General
1 71 (100.00%) Front Office
2 45 (63.38%) Banking
3 33 (46.48%) Finance
4 31 (43.66%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) .NET
2 14 (19.72%) WCF
3 13 (18.31%) WPF
4 8 (11.27%) JMS
4 8 (11.27%) RESTful
5 7 (9.86%) Spring
6 6 (8.45%) ATL
6 6 (8.45%) HTML
6 6 (8.45%) MFC
7 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.23%) Reactive Extensions
8 3 (4.23%) WinForms
9 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (2.82%) HTML5
9 2 (2.82%) STL
9 2 (2.82%) Task Parallel Library
9 2 (2.82%) WebSockets
9 2 (2.82%) XML
10 1 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Derivative
2 12 (16.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (12.68%) Equities
4 7 (9.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.04%) Fixed Income
6 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.23%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (4.23%) Grid Computing
8 2 (2.82%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.82%) Swaptions
8 2 (2.82%) User Experience
8 2 (2.82%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.68%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Unix
3 4 (5.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Multithreading
2 23 (32.39%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.90%) Electronic Trading
3 12 (16.90%) Risk Management
3 12 (16.90%) SDLC
4 9 (12.68%) MVVM
4 9 (12.68%) TDD
5 6 (8.45%) Analytics
5 6 (8.45%) Low Latency
6 5 (7.04%) Migration
6 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.63%) OO
8 3 (4.23%) Greeks
8 3 (4.23%) MapReduce
8 3 (4.23%) RAD
9 2 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.82%) ETRM
9 2 (2.82%) OOD
9 2 (2.82%) OOP
9 2 (2.82%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) Java
2 31 (43.66%) C#
3 26 (36.62%) SQL
4 16 (22.54%) C++
5 11 (15.49%) Scala
6 8 (11.27%) Python
7 6 (8.45%) VC++
8 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.63%) VBA
10 2 (2.82%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.41%) C
11 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.41%) Perl
11 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) Bloomberg
2 2 (2.82%) DevExpress
2 2 (2.82%) Murex
2 2 (2.82%) OpenLink
3 1 (1.41%) DataSynapse
3 1 (1.41%) IBM
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 days ago