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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office Developer
Rank 367 390 318
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -72
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 43 25 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.10% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.11% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 67
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£600 £650 £580
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
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
20623 22454 20413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.46% 92.71% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14160 15529 13843
Average daily rate £445 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 400 421
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +28 11 £575 -14.81% 5
Front Office Developer
England

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 75 (100.00%) Front Office
2 45 (60.00%) C#
3 36 (48.00%) Java
4 34 (45.33%) Finance
5 28 (37.33%) .NET
6 23 (30.67%) VBA
7 22 (29.33%) Derivative
8 20 (26.67%) Multithreading
9 19 (25.33%) SQL
10 17 (22.67%) C++
11 16 (21.33%) Python
11 16 (21.33%) WPF
12 15 (20.00%) Banking
12 15 (20.00%) Fixed Income
12 15 (20.00%) RAD
13 12 (16.00%) Risk Management
13 12 (16.00%) Investment Banking
14 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
15 9 (12.00%) Equities
15 9 (12.00%) WCF
15 9 (12.00%) Analytics
15 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (12.00%) TDD
16 8 (10.67%) Subversion
16 8 (10.67%) Equity Derivative
16 8 (10.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (10.67%) Oracle
16 8 (10.67%) UNIX
16 8 (10.67%) Low Latency
17 7 (9.33%) VB.NET

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (5.33%) TIBCO EMS
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.67%) JBoss
2 2 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.33%) MTS
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Endur
1 7 (9.33%) ZaiNet
2 1 (1.33%) Summit
2 1 (1.33%) RMDS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Subversion
2 7 (9.33%) ClearQuest
3 2 (2.67%) Maven
3 2 (2.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) NUnit
4 1 (1.33%) JUnit
4 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (100.00%) Front Office
2 34 (45.33%) Finance
3 15 (20.00%) Banking
4 12 (16.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) French Language
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) .NET
2 16 (21.33%) WPF
3 9 (12.00%) WCF
4 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.33%) Reactive Extensions
6 3 (4.00%) HTML5
6 3 (4.00%) XML
6 3 (4.00%) JMS
6 3 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (4.00%) WinForms
6 3 (4.00%) HTML
7 2 (2.67%) Java EE
7 2 (2.67%) Rendezvous
7 2 (2.67%) XSLT
7 2 (2.67%) J2SE
8 1 (1.33%) JDBC
8 1 (1.33%) Web Services
8 1 (1.33%) Spring
8 1 (1.33%) LINQ
8 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Derivative
2 15 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 9 (12.00%) Equities
4 8 (10.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (10.67%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.00%) User Experience
7 2 (2.67%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.67%) Economics
8 1 (1.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.33%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (1.33%) Grid Computing
8 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.33%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.67%) UNIX
2 5 (6.67%) Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Multithreading
2 15 (20.00%) RAD
3 12 (16.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (12.00%) Analytics
4 9 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (12.00%) TDD
5 8 (10.67%) Low Latency
6 7 (9.33%) ETRM
6 7 (9.33%) Business Analysis
6 7 (9.33%) ITIL
6 7 (9.33%) Change Management
7 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.67%) Functional Programming
8 4 (5.33%) MVVM
8 4 (5.33%) BDD
9 3 (4.00%) Data Virtualisation
9 3 (4.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (4.00%) OO
9 3 (4.00%) SOA
9 3 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.00%) C#
2 36 (48.00%) Java
3 23 (30.67%) VBA
4 19 (25.33%) SQL
5 17 (22.67%) C++
6 16 (21.33%) Python
7 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
8 6 (8.00%) Scala
9 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.33%) Groovy
10 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.33%) R
10 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle
2 7 (9.33%) Trayport
3 5 (6.67%) Murex
3 5 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 5 (6.67%) Bloomberg
4 4 (5.33%) Reuters
5 3 (4.00%) 29West
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.33%) eSpeed
6 1 (1.33%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.33%) Tradeweb
6 1 (1.33%) DevExpress
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Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago