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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office Developer
Rank 271 312 257
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -55
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 137 106 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.50% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.53% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 94 137
Average daily rate £600 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £685 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - £486 £450
% change year-on-year
- +8.05%
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
20061 20060 20469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.75% 94.51% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14232 14223 13899
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 342 392
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.53 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +62 34 £600 +2.12% 8
Canary Wharf - 3 £638 -
Docklands, London - 1 £704 -
Front Office Developer
England

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 236 (100.00%) Front Office
2 126 (53.39%) C#
3 112 (47.46%) Banking
4 110 (46.61%) Java
5 103 (43.64%) Finance
6 81 (34.32%) Multithreading
7 78 (33.05%) SQL
8 77 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (29.66%) SQL Server
9 70 (29.66%) Investment Banking
10 65 (27.54%) .NET
11 63 (26.69%) Derivative
12 54 (22.88%) C++
13 52 (22.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 48 (20.34%) Oracle
15 47 (19.92%) Risk Management
16 45 (19.07%) Fixed Income
17 41 (17.37%) Equities
18 37 (15.68%) TDD
19 36 (15.25%) HTML
20 35 (14.83%) OO
21 32 (13.56%) VBA
21 32 (13.56%) WPF
22 31 (13.14%) JavaScript
22 31 (13.14%) Windows
22 31 (13.14%) Analytics
23 30 (12.71%) Python
24 29 (12.29%) WCF
25 28 (11.86%) Microsoft
26 27 (11.44%) AngularJS

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 24 (10.17%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (1.27%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.85%) IIS
3 2 (0.85%) Jetty
3 2 (0.85%) Node.js
4 1 (0.42%) Apache
4 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.42%) GemFire
4 1 (0.42%) JBoss
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.54%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.81%) Endur
2 4 (1.69%) ION MarketView
3 3 (1.27%) RMDS
4 2 (0.85%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (29.66%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.32%) Relational Database
3 20 (8.47%) RDBMS
4 14 (5.93%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 13 (5.51%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (4.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (4.24%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.12%) Big Data
9 5 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.69%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.69%) HBase
11 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.85%) Data Mart
11 2 (0.85%) OLAP
11 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (5.08%) Maven
2 11 (4.66%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.24%) Subversion
3 10 (4.24%) TeamCity
3 10 (4.24%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.69%) JIRA
6 3 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
6 3 (1.27%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.27%) NUnit
7 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.85%) JUnit
8 1 (0.42%) Build Forge
8 1 (0.42%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.42%) Hudson
8 1 (0.42%) MSTest
8 1 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 236 (100.00%) Front Office
2 112 (47.46%) Banking
3 103 (43.64%) Finance
4 70 (29.66%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.97%) Back Office
6 5 (2.12%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (27.54%) .NET
2 36 (15.25%) HTML
3 32 (13.56%) WPF
4 29 (12.29%) WCF
5 27 (11.44%) AngularJS
6 24 (10.17%) XML
7 22 (9.32%) Spring
8 17 (7.20%) JMS
9 15 (6.36%) HTML5
10 13 (5.51%) ATL
10 13 (5.51%) MFC
11 12 (5.08%) WinForms
12 11 (4.66%) .NET Framework
13 10 (4.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 10 (4.24%) STL
14 9 (3.81%) RESTful
15 8 (3.39%) LINQ
15 8 (3.39%) Reactive Extensions
15 8 (3.39%) REST
15 8 (3.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (26.69%) Derivative
2 52 (22.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 45 (19.07%) Fixed Income
4 41 (17.37%) Equities
5 26 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (6.36%) Equity Derivative
6 15 (6.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 13 (5.51%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.39%) Grid Computing
9 7 (2.97%) Credit Derivative
9 7 (2.97%) Hedge funds
10 6 (2.54%) Swaptions
11 5 (2.12%) Computer Science
11 5 (2.12%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.69%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.69%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.69%) N-Tier
12 4 (1.69%) Reference Data
13 3 (1.27%) Clustering
13 3 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.14%) Windows
2 18 (7.63%) Unix
3 14 (5.93%) Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (34.32%) Multithreading
2 77 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (19.92%) Risk Management
4 37 (15.68%) TDD
5 35 (14.83%) OO
6 31 (13.14%) Analytics
7 23 (9.75%) Electronic Trading
8 19 (8.05%) OOP
9 18 (7.63%) SDLC
10 17 (7.20%) Low Latency
11 16 (6.78%) Scrum
12 15 (6.36%) MVVM
13 14 (5.93%) RAD
13 14 (5.93%) Regression Testing
14 10 (4.24%) OOD
15 9 (3.81%) BDD
15 9 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
16 8 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (3.39%) ETRM
16 8 (3.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 126 (53.39%) C#
2 110 (46.61%) Java
3 78 (33.05%) SQL
4 54 (22.88%) C++
5 32 (13.56%) VBA
6 31 (13.14%) JavaScript
7 30 (12.71%) Python
8 17 (7.20%) Scala
9 13 (5.51%) VC++
10 11 (4.66%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.39%) T-SQL
11 8 (3.39%) XAML
12 7 (2.97%) VB
13 5 (2.12%) R
14 4 (1.69%) VB6
15 3 (1.27%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.85%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.85%) Haskell
16 2 (0.85%) Perl
16 2 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (9.75%) Degree
2 1 (0.42%) CFA
2 1 (0.42%) MBA
2 1 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.85%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.42%) HDFS
1 1 (0.42%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 48 (20.34%) Oracle
2 28 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 17 (7.20%) Sybase
4 9 (3.81%) Bloomberg
5 8 (3.39%) DevExpress
5 8 (3.39%) OpenLink
5 8 (3.39%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.12%) Reuters
7 4 (1.69%) ION Trading
8 3 (1.27%) Murex
8 3 (1.27%) Perforce
9 2 (0.85%) Calypso
10 1 (0.42%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.42%) FactSet
10 1 (0.42%) IBM
10 1 (0.42%) Sencha
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