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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 15 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Front Office 1 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.85% 11.93% 12.00%
As % of the General category 3.03% 22.81% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 10
Median daily rate £600 £638 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Front Office
London

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
33 57 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 61.11% 52.29% 73.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 48 62
Median daily rate £525 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £363 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Front Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Docklands, London region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) OpenLink
2 3 (37.50%) Endur
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Derivative
2 3 (37.50%) Equities
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) VC++
3 2 (25.00%) JMS
3 2 (25.00%) STL
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) MFC
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Acrobat
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Endur
2 1 (12.50%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
1 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Fidessa Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Fidessa Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Market Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Market Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Market Data Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) MFC
2 2 (25.00%) STL
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ATL
3 1 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) POJO
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Derivative
1 3 (37.50%) Equities
2 2 (25.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (12.50%) ETRM
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VC++
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) OpenLink
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Fidessa
2 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO