The table below looks at the statistics for the Front Office Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Front Office Developer in their job title 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
Front Office Developer
Rank 380 365 357
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 27 43 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 46
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£600 £625 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £400 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £419
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Front Office Developer
England

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
21729 21904 22439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.22% 92.87% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15292 15039 15272
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 356 405 473
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Front Office Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Front Office Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 7 £650 +13.04% 7
Front Office Developer
England

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Front Office Developer in their job title 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 with Front Office Developer in their job title.

1 74 (100.00%) Front Office
2 46 (62.16%) Java
3 38 (51.35%) C#
4 29 (39.19%) Finance
5 25 (33.78%) Multithreading
6 23 (31.08%) Banking
7 22 (29.73%) Derivative
7 22 (29.73%) Python
8 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
9 17 (22.97%) .NET
9 17 (22.97%) WPF
9 17 (22.97%) Investment Banking
9 17 (22.97%) TDD
10 16 (21.62%) C++
10 16 (21.62%) SQL
11 15 (20.27%) Oracle
11 15 (20.27%) Fixed Income
12 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 12 (16.22%) Scala
14 11 (14.86%) Low Latency
14 11 (14.86%) RAD
15 10 (13.51%) XML
15 10 (13.51%) VBA
15 10 (13.51%) TIBCO
15 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (12.16%) Risk Management
16 9 (12.16%) UNIX
16 9 (12.16%) Degree
16 9 (12.16%) Oracle Coherence

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Front Office Developer in their job title 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 with Front Office Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.05%) JBoss
3 3 (4.05%) MTS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Endur
1 1 (1.35%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.35%) DB2
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Subversion
1 6 (8.11%) Maven
2 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.35%) Hudson
4 1 (1.35%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) Build Forge
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.35%) JUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) NUnit
4 1 (1.35%) CruiseControl
General
1 74 (100.00%) Front Office
2 29 (39.19%) Finance
3 23 (31.08%) Banking
4 17 (22.97%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) .NET
1 17 (22.97%) WPF
2 10 (13.51%) XML
3 8 (10.81%) JMS
3 8 (10.81%) WCF
4 6 (8.11%) RESTful
4 6 (8.11%) HTML
4 6 (8.11%) Web Services
5 5 (6.76%) Rendezvous
5 5 (6.76%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (6.76%) TIBCO EMS
5 5 (6.76%) Reactive Extensions
6 4 (5.41%) HTML5
6 4 (5.41%) Ultra Messaging
6 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.05%) XSLT
7 3 (4.05%) Java EE
7 3 (4.05%) WinForms
8 2 (2.70%) Spring
8 2 (2.70%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Derivative
2 15 (20.27%) Fixed Income
3 12 (16.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.46%) Equities
6 6 (8.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 5 (6.76%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (6.76%) Grid Computing
8 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.70%) User Experience
9 2 (2.70%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (1.35%) Economics
10 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) UNIX
2 6 (8.11%) Linux
3 5 (6.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) Multithreading
2 17 (22.97%) TDD
3 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.86%) RAD
4 11 (14.86%) Low Latency
5 9 (12.16%) Risk Management
6 8 (10.81%) Analytics
7 7 (9.46%) BDD
7 7 (9.46%) Functional Programming
8 6 (8.11%) OO
9 5 (6.76%) MVVM
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.76%) SDLC
10 4 (5.41%) Electronic Trading
10 4 (5.41%) Line Management
10 4 (5.41%) Scrum
11 3 (4.05%) OOP
11 3 (4.05%) Quantitative Analysis
11 3 (4.05%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.05%) Data Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 46 (62.16%) Java
2 38 (51.35%) C#
3 22 (29.73%) Python
4 16 (21.62%) C++
4 16 (21.62%) SQL
5 12 (16.22%) Scala
6 10 (13.51%) VBA
7 3 (4.05%) Go
8 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.70%) Ruby
8 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.70%) VB
8 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.35%) Perl
9 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.35%) Korn
9 1 (1.35%) Groovy
9 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.35%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (20.27%) Oracle
2 10 (13.51%) TIBCO
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.11%) Sybase
4 6 (8.11%) Bloomberg
5 3 (4.05%) eSpeed
5 3 (4.05%) Tradeweb
5 3 (4.05%) Reuters
6 1 (1.35%) Solace
6 1 (1.35%) OpenLink
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