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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office Developer
Rank 143 124 171
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +47
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 24 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 1.07% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.12% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 38
Median daily rate £575 £625 £606
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £668 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £423
% change year-on-year
- +30.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
3041 3297 5484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.54% 95.65% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2415 2615 4197
Median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 47 104
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £13.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £41.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) Front Office
2 27 (67.50%) Multithreading
3 26 (65.00%) Finance
4 25 (62.50%) Java
5 23 (57.50%) Banking
5 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (47.50%) Equities
7 18 (45.00%) Investment Banking
8 16 (40.00%) Derivative
9 15 (37.50%) C#
10 12 (30.00%) Scrum
11 11 (27.50%) .NET
11 11 (27.50%) OO
11 11 (27.50%) Analytics
12 10 (25.00%) TDD
12 10 (25.00%) WPF
12 10 (25.00%) Risk Management
12 10 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 9 (22.50%) Scala
13 9 (22.50%) Hadoop
13 9 (22.50%) Apache Spark
14 7 (17.50%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (17.50%) Big Data
14 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
14 7 (17.50%) Market Risk
14 7 (17.50%) Haskell
14 7 (17.50%) Fixed Income
14 7 (17.50%) XML
15 6 (15.00%) SQL
15 6 (15.00%) XAML

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 9 (22.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Hadoop
2 7 (17.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (17.50%) Big Data
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) DB2
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Build Forge
1 2 (5.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (5.00%) Hudson
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (100.00%) Front Office
2 26 (65.00%) Finance
3 23 (57.50%) Banking
4 18 (45.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) WPF
3 7 (17.50%) XML
4 5 (12.50%) Web Services
5 4 (10.00%) XSD
6 3 (7.50%) Reactive Extensions
7 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.00%) J2EE
7 2 (5.00%) JMS
7 2 (5.00%) JPA
7 2 (5.00%) JSON
7 2 (5.00%) JSP
7 2 (5.00%) REST
7 2 (5.00%) Spring
7 2 (5.00%) Task Parallel Library
7 2 (5.00%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.50%) RESTful
8 1 (2.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (47.50%) Equities
2 16 (40.00%) Derivative
3 10 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (17.50%) Fixed Income
4 7 (17.50%) Market Risk
5 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
6 4 (10.00%) User Experience
7 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Multithreading
2 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.00%) Scrum
4 11 (27.50%) Analytics
4 11 (27.50%) OO
5 10 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 10 (25.00%) TDD
6 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) Asset Management
8 5 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
8 5 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
8 5 (12.50%) Migration
9 4 (10.00%) MVC
9 4 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (10.00%) Wireframes
10 3 (7.50%) MVVM
10 3 (7.50%) OOD
10 3 (7.50%) SDLC
11 2 (5.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) Scala
4 7 (17.50%) Haskell
5 6 (15.00%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) XAML
6 5 (12.50%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) C
8 3 (7.50%) C++
8 3 (7.50%) VBA
9 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.50%) Clojure
10 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.50%) Perl
10 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) DevExpress
3 3 (7.50%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Sybase
5 1 (2.50%) DataSynapse
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) Solace