The table below looks at the statistics for Front Arena skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Arena over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SunGard Front Arena
Rank - 563 551
Contract jobs citing Front Arena 0 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.016% 0.017%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.18% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 7
Average daily rate
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- £525 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4138 4526 4136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.01% 9.16% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2464 2389 2237
Average daily rate £450 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 63 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.16 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.79% -2.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -11.30%

Front Arena
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front Arena across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Front Arena Jobs Demand Trend in England

Front Arena
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front Arena across the England region.

Front Arena Daily Rate Trend in England

Front Arena
Top 23 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Front Arena 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 Arena.

1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Fixed Income
3 9 (81.82%) C#
3 9 (81.82%) SunGard
3 9 (81.82%) Hedge funds
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
5 7 (63.64%) Front Office
6 6 (54.55%) Murex
7 4 (36.36%) Swaptions
7 4 (36.36%) Release Management
8 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
9 1 (9.09%) Calypso
9 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
9 1 (9.09%) C++
9 1 (9.09%) Java
9 1 (9.09%) VBA
9 1 (9.09%) Sophis
9 1 (9.09%) Equities
9 1 (9.09%) German Language
9 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
9 1 (9.09%) R

Front Arena
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Front Arena 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 Arena. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Applications Support
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Support Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Senior Support Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front Arena Support
5 1 (9.09%) Front Arena Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Front Arena Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Fixed Income
2 9 (81.82%) Hedge funds
3 4 (36.36%) Swaptions
4 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (9.09%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Release Management
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) R
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) SunGard
2 6 (54.55%) Murex
3 1 (9.09%) Calypso
3 1 (9.09%) Sophis