The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office
Rank 9 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Front Office 16 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 14.55% 10.08% 7.84%
As % of the General category 23.19% 13.40% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 5
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£638 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £444 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £683 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Front Office
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

General Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
69 97 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 62.73% 75.19% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 77 87
Average daily rate £540 £520 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £393 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +221.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front Office across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Front Office
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Front Office Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Front Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front Office across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Front Office Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

Front Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Front Office Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Front Office also 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 that cited Front Office.

1 12 (52.17%) Java
1 12 (52.17%) Banking
1 12 (52.17%) Investment Banking
2 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (34.78%) Fixed Income
4 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle
4 7 (30.43%) Low Latency
5 5 (21.74%) Market Risk
5 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Maven
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
7 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk
7 3 (13.04%) Hudson
7 3 (13.04%) Spring
7 3 (13.04%) Derivative
7 3 (13.04%) CruiseControl
7 3 (13.04%) Data Management
7 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
7 3 (13.04%) jMock
7 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Sybase
7 3 (13.04%) JUnit
7 3 (13.04%) JDBC

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Front Office also 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 that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) CruiseControl
2 3 (13.04%) jMock
2 3 (13.04%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (52.17%) Banking
1 12 (52.17%) Investment Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Front Office Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) J2EE
1 3 (13.04%) JDBC
1 3 (13.04%) JMS
1 3 (13.04%) Spring
1 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) WCF
3 1 (4.35%) WPF
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 8 (34.78%) Fixed Income
3 5 (21.74%) Market Risk
4 3 (13.04%) Credit Risk
4 3 (13.04%) Derivative
5 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.35%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Risk Management
2 7 (30.43%) Low Latency
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) Workflow
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.35%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (4.35%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Basel III
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Sybase
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Rate: £600 - £630 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 days ago