The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Front Office Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office Developer
London / City of London
Rank 123 113 177
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +64
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 28 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.94% 1.20% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.26% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 16
Median daily rate £600 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £518
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £675 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 - £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2817 3015 4912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 94.91% 95.53% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2229 2375 3760
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 44 71
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% +5.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £53.00 £27.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Front Office Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Front Office Developer in the job title.

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 27 February 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Front Office Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Front Office Developer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Front Office
2 30 (63.83%) Java
3 27 (57.45%) Multithreading
4 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (51.06%) Finance
6 23 (48.94%) Derivative
7 22 (46.81%) Banking
8 18 (38.30%) Equities
8 18 (38.30%) Investment Banking
9 14 (29.79%) C#
10 12 (25.53%) Electronic Trading
11 10 (21.28%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (21.28%) OO
12 9 (19.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (19.15%) .NET
12 9 (19.15%) Migration
12 9 (19.15%) TDD
12 9 (19.15%) WPF
13 8 (17.02%) Scala
14 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
14 7 (14.89%) Scrum
14 7 (14.89%) Fixed Income
14 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
14 7 (14.89%) C++
14 7 (14.89%) SQL
15 6 (12.77%) Python
15 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
15 6 (12.77%) Analytics
15 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
15 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) Apache Spark
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (8.51%) DataSynapse
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
2 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.26%) Big Data
5 2 (4.26%) DB2
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Build Forge
1 2 (4.26%) CruiseControl
1 2 (4.26%) Hudson
1 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) JUnit
General
1 47 (100.00%) Front Office
2 24 (51.06%) Finance
3 22 (46.81%) Banking
4 18 (38.30%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.15%) .NET
1 9 (19.15%) WPF
2 4 (8.51%) Spring
3 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.38%) HTML
3 3 (6.38%) XML
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (4.26%) HTML5
4 2 (4.26%) J2EE
4 2 (4.26%) JPA
4 2 (4.26%) JSON
4 2 (4.26%) JSP
4 2 (4.26%) REST
4 2 (4.26%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (4.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.13%) J2SE
5 1 (2.13%) JMS
5 1 (2.13%) WCF
5 1 (2.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) Derivative
2 18 (38.30%) Equities
3 10 (21.28%) Equity Derivative
4 9 (19.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (14.89%) Fixed Income
6 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (10.64%) Market Risk
8 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
8 4 (8.51%) User Experience
9 3 (6.38%) Credit Risk
10 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
10 2 (4.26%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (2.13%) Credit Derivative
11 1 (2.13%) Fintech
11 1 (2.13%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Multithreading
2 26 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.53%) Electronic Trading
4 10 (21.28%) OO
5 9 (19.15%) Migration
5 9 (19.15%) TDD
6 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
7 6 (12.77%) Analytics
7 6 (12.77%) Asset Management
8 5 (10.64%) Low Latency
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.51%) Functional Programming
9 4 (8.51%) Multithreaded Programming
9 4 (8.51%) MVC
9 4 (8.51%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (8.51%) SDLC
9 4 (8.51%) Wireframes
10 3 (6.38%) Concurrent Programming
11 2 (4.26%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) Java
2 14 (29.79%) C#
3 8 (17.02%) Scala
4 7 (14.89%) C++
4 7 (14.89%) SQL
5 6 (12.77%) Python
6 4 (8.51%) C
6 4 (8.51%) XAML
7 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) Haskell
7 3 (6.38%) VBA
8 2 (4.26%) Perl
8 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) DevExpress
2 3 (6.38%) Sybase
2 3 (6.38%) TIBCO
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.13%) Solace
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