The table below looks at the statistics for Front Arena skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Arena over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SunGard Front Arena
Rank 422 434 415
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs citing Front Arena 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.004% 0.034%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.066% 0.050% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £501 £725 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.96% +52.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Front Arena
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
1511 1994 2154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.08% 8.53% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 1262 1330
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £53.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -66.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £18.00 £28.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £40.00 £56.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.57%

Front Arena
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Front Arena as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

Front Arena Jobs Demand Trend in London

Front Arena
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Front Arena Daily Rate Trend in London

Front Arena
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Front Arena 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 London region with a requirement for Front Arena.

1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Murex
2 5 (62.50%) Derivative
3 4 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Credit Risk
3 4 (50.00%) Market Risk
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Calypso
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (37.50%) Hedge funds
5 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (25.00%) Equities
6 1 (12.50%) Front Office
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
6 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
6 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (12.50%) SunGard
6 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
6 1 (12.50%) FpML

Front Arena
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Murex Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Murex Business Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Front Arena Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Migration Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) Python Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Commodities Business Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) FpML
1 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Derivative
2 4 (50.00%) Credit Derivative
2 4 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 4 (50.00%) Market Risk
3 3 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (37.50%) Hedge funds
4 2 (25.00%) Equities
5 1 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
5 1 (12.50%) SWIFT
5 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Murex
2 4 (50.00%) Calypso
3 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
3 1 (12.50%) SunGard