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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office
Rank 8 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Front Office 7 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.11% 7.69% 7.51%
As % of the General category 20.59% 11.76% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 14
Average daily rate £600 £626 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £492 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £695 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £445 £413
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average 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
34 68 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 53.97% 65.38% 69.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 50 123
Average daily rate £525 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £400 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £629 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.26% +158.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) Banking
1 8 (38.10%) Investment Banking
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) Sybase
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) Equities
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) Perl
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Derivative
4 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
5 4 (19.05%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (19.05%) Algorithmic Trading
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) OpenLink
5 4 (19.05%) Endur
5 4 (19.05%) Python
5 4 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (14.29%) VC++
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (14.29%) C++
6 3 (14.29%) MFC
6 3 (14.29%) STL

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Endur
2 1 (4.76%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
1 1 (4.76%) SSH
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
General
1 8 (38.10%) Banking
1 8 (38.10%) Investment Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Scala Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Market Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Market Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Commodities Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (14.29%) MFC
2 3 (14.29%) STL
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.76%) ATL
4 1 (4.76%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) JMS
4 1 (4.76%) POJO
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (4.76%) WCF
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Equities
2 5 (23.81%) Derivative
3 4 (19.05%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (19.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (14.29%) Market Risk
5 2 (9.52%) Credit Risk
6 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
6 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) SUSE
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Algorithmic Trading
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Release Management
3 3 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.52%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Stress Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (4.76%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (4.76%) ETRM
5 1 (4.76%) Market Making
5 1 (4.76%) Project Governance
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
1 5 (23.81%) Perl
2 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) Python
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) C++
3 3 (14.29%) Scala
3 3 (14.29%) VC++
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) NFS
1 1 (4.76%) Samba
1 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) BladeLogic
1 1 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
1 6 (28.57%) Sybase
2 4 (19.05%) OpenLink
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) BMC
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Fidessa
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) ION Trading
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) Veritas
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