The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Front Office Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front Office Developer
England / London
Rank 287 263 313
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +50
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 118 148 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.70% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.74% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 127 83
Median daily rate £625 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £740 £700 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 - £486
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18361 20062 20287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.10% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13139 14193 14289
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 305 335
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Front Office Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Front Office Developer in the job title.

Front Office Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Front Office Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Front Office Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Front Office Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front Office Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Front Office Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Front Office Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Front Office Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Front Office Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -10 25 £613 +2.08% 6
Canary Wharf +2 4 £650 +1.96%
Front Office Developer
England

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Front Office Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Front Office Developer in the job title.

1 182 (100.00%) Front Office
2 95 (52.20%) Java
3 70 (38.46%) C#
4 66 (36.26%) Finance
5 65 (35.71%) Banking
6 63 (34.62%) Multithreading
7 60 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (29.67%) C++
9 49 (26.92%) Derivative
10 48 (26.37%) Fixed Income
11 47 (25.82%) Equities
12 42 (23.08%) Investment Banking
13 35 (19.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 33 (18.13%) SQL
14 33 (18.13%) Analytics
15 31 (17.03%) Electronic Trading
15 31 (17.03%) Python
16 30 (16.48%) OO
16 30 (16.48%) WPF
17 25 (13.74%) Equity Derivative
18 23 (12.64%) Windows
18 23 (12.64%) .NET
18 23 (12.64%) TIBCO
19 22 (12.09%) Linux
19 22 (12.09%) TDD
20 20 (10.99%) SQL Server
20 20 (10.99%) Low Latency
21 19 (10.44%) Spring
21 19 (10.44%) Risk Management
22 18 (9.89%) VBA

Front Office Developer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (4.40%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.75%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.55%) Apache
4 1 (0.55%) Confluence
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.95%) RMDS
2 4 (2.20%) FINCAD Analytics
3 1 (0.55%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.55%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.79%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.24%) Tick Data
4 12 (6.59%) RDBMS
5 11 (6.04%) Hadoop
5 11 (6.04%) KDB
6 9 (4.95%) Big Data
6 9 (4.95%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.30%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.65%) Power BI
9 3 (1.65%) QlikView
9 3 (1.65%) Redis
9 3 (1.65%) Spotfire
10 2 (1.10%) DB2
10 2 (1.10%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Subversion
1 7 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 4 (2.20%) JIRA
2 4 (2.20%) Maven
2 4 (2.20%) NUnit
3 3 (1.65%) Gradle
3 3 (1.65%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.65%) Mockito
4 2 (1.10%) Build Forge
4 2 (1.10%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.10%) Hudson
5 1 (0.55%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.55%) JUnit
General
1 182 (100.00%) Front Office
2 66 (36.26%) Finance
3 65 (35.71%) Banking
4 42 (23.08%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.75%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.48%) WPF
2 23 (12.64%) .NET
3 19 (10.44%) Spring
4 12 (6.59%) HTML
5 11 (6.04%) WinForms
6 10 (5.49%) HTML5
7 9 (4.95%) Rendezvous
8 8 (4.40%) JMS
8 8 (4.40%) WCF
9 6 (3.30%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.30%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.75%) React
10 5 (2.75%) TIBCO EMS
10 5 (2.75%) XML
11 4 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (2.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (2.20%) J2EE
11 4 (2.20%) Reactive Extensions
11 4 (2.20%) RESTful
12 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (26.92%) Derivative
2 48 (26.37%) Fixed Income
3 47 (25.82%) Equities
4 35 (19.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 25 (13.74%) Equity Derivative
6 14 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.69%) Market Risk
7 13 (7.14%) Computer Science
8 9 (4.95%) Data Structures
9 7 (3.85%) Credit Risk
10 6 (3.30%) Management Information System
11 5 (2.75%) Algorithms
12 4 (2.20%) Grid Computing
12 4 (2.20%) User Experience
13 3 (1.65%) OTC Derivatives
14 2 (1.10%) Credit Derivative
14 2 (1.10%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 2 (1.10%) Swaptions
15 1 (0.55%) Reference Data
15 1 (0.55%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.64%) Windows
2 22 (12.09%) Linux
3 18 (9.89%) Unix
4 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (34.62%) Multithreading
2 60 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (18.13%) Analytics
4 31 (17.03%) Electronic Trading
5 30 (16.48%) OO
6 22 (12.09%) TDD
7 20 (10.99%) Low Latency
8 19 (10.44%) Risk Management
9 16 (8.79%) Asset Management
10 14 (7.69%) Multithreaded Programming
10 14 (7.69%) SDLC
11 13 (7.14%) Migration
11 13 (7.14%) Scrum
12 12 (6.59%) Mathematics
13 11 (6.04%) Concurrent Programming
14 10 (5.49%) RAD
15 9 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (4.40%) Memory Management
16 8 (4.40%) MVVM
17 7 (3.85%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (52.20%) Java
2 70 (38.46%) C#
3 54 (29.67%) C++
4 33 (18.13%) SQL
5 31 (17.03%) Python
6 18 (9.89%) VBA
7 14 (7.69%) Scala
8 8 (4.40%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.85%) MATLAB
10 6 (3.30%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.30%) C
10 6 (3.30%) Perl
10 6 (3.30%) XAML
11 5 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.65%) Haskell
13 2 (1.10%) Go
13 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.10%) R
13 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.55%) Rust
Qualifications
1 13 (7.14%) Degree
2 10 (5.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.40%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) MiFID
3 1 (0.55%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.55%) EMIR
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (12.64%) TIBCO
2 15 (8.24%) Oracle
3 14 (7.69%) Fidessa
4 12 (6.59%) Reuters
5 10 (5.49%) ION Trading
6 9 (4.95%) Bloomberg
7 7 (3.85%) Sybase
8 5 (2.75%) Calypso
9 4 (2.20%) DevExpress
10 3 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (1.65%) Solace
10 3 (1.65%) Tableau
11 2 (1.10%) FactSet
12 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.55%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.55%) IBM
12 1 (0.55%) Infragistics
12 1 (0.55%) Microsoft
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