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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office Developer
Rank 369 358 343
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 59 61 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 39 67
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£588 £625 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £725 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £550
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
22739 23586 23114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.30% 93.10% 93.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16017 16273 15398
Average daily rate £425 £433 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 404 543
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.80 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -3.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £44.62 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +30 24 £551 -8.12% 6
Canary Wharf - - - -
Front Office Developer
England

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Front Office
2 49 (47.57%) Java
3 48 (46.60%) C#
4 41 (39.81%) Finance
5 40 (38.83%) C++
6 36 (34.95%) Banking
7 31 (30.10%) .NET
8 30 (29.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 30 (29.13%) Multithreading
9 29 (28.16%) Degree
10 28 (27.18%) Fixed Income
11 27 (26.21%) Mathematics
12 25 (24.27%) Computer Science
13 24 (23.30%) Investment Banking
13 24 (23.30%) SQL
14 23 (22.33%) Risk Management
15 22 (21.36%) WPF
15 22 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (20.39%) Low Latency
16 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (18.45%) Derivative
18 18 (17.48%) Spring
19 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
20 15 (14.56%) JMS
20 15 (14.56%) WinForms
21 14 (13.59%) TDD
22 13 (12.62%) VBA
22 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET
22 13 (12.62%) Oracle
22 13 (12.62%) XML

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 10 (9.71%) WebLogic
1 10 (9.71%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.83%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (3.88%) JBoss
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (1.94%) Confluence
5 1 (0.97%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.97%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.97%) Apache
5 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.97%) Documentum
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Murex MxG2000
2 1 (0.97%) Global One
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.97%) Big Data
5 1 (0.97%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (0.97%) DB2
5 1 (0.97%) OLAP
5 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.97%) IDOL
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.85%) JIRA
3 4 (3.88%) TeamCity
4 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (2.91%) Subversion
5 2 (1.94%) NUnit
5 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.94%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.94%) MSTest
6 1 (0.97%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.97%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.97%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.97%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.97%) JUnit
6 1 (0.97%) jMock
General
1 103 (100.00%) Front Office
2 41 (39.81%) Finance
3 36 (34.95%) Banking
4 24 (23.30%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Back Office
6 1 (0.97%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (30.10%) .NET
2 22 (21.36%) WPF
3 18 (17.48%) Spring
4 15 (14.56%) JMS
4 15 (14.56%) WinForms
5 13 (12.62%) XML
5 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET
6 12 (11.65%) WCF
7 10 (9.71%) Java SE
7 10 (9.71%) HTML
7 10 (9.71%) XSLT
8 9 (8.74%) Java EE
9 8 (7.77%) Hibernate
9 8 (7.77%) Rendezvous
10 7 (6.80%) Web Services
11 6 (5.83%) Spring Integration
12 5 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (4.85%) CSS
12 5 (4.85%) JNI
12 5 (4.85%) Murex Flex
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 28 (27.18%) Fixed Income
3 27 (26.21%) Mathematics
4 25 (24.27%) Computer Science
5 22 (21.36%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (18.45%) Derivative
7 11 (10.68%) Physics
8 9 (8.74%) Equities
9 8 (7.77%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 6 (5.83%) Data Structures
10 6 (5.83%) Open Source
11 4 (3.88%) Algorithms
12 3 (2.91%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (2.91%) Grid Computing
12 3 (2.91%) Visualisation
13 2 (1.94%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.94%) Hedge funds
13 2 (1.94%) User Experience
14 1 (0.97%) Market Risk
14 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.68%) UNIX
2 9 (8.74%) Linux
3 6 (5.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.13%) Multithreading
2 23 (22.33%) Risk Management
3 21 (20.39%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.39%) Low Latency
4 14 (13.59%) TDD
5 13 (12.62%) OO
5 13 (12.62%) Analytics
6 10 (9.71%) MVC
7 9 (8.74%) Greeks
7 9 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (8.74%) Unit Testing
8 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.77%) OOD
9 7 (6.80%) RAD
10 6 (5.83%) MVVM
11 5 (4.85%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.88%) OOP
12 4 (3.88%) Automated Testing
12 4 (3.88%) Workflow
12 4 (3.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (47.57%) Java
2 48 (46.60%) C#
3 40 (38.83%) C++
4 24 (23.30%) SQL
5 13 (12.62%) VBA
6 11 (10.68%) Scala
7 6 (5.83%) Python
7 6 (5.83%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.88%) XAML
9 2 (1.94%) C++/CLI
9 2 (1.94%) Haskell
9 2 (1.94%) R
9 2 (1.94%) VC++
9 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.97%) C
10 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Degree
2 9 (8.74%) PhD
3 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.91%) MCSD
3 3 (2.91%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Oracle
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.74%) TIBCO
4 8 (7.77%) Bloomberg
5 7 (6.80%) 29West
5 7 (6.80%) Reuters
5 7 (6.80%) Sybase
6 6 (5.83%) Adobe
6 6 (5.83%) Murex
7 4 (3.88%) DevExpress
8 3 (2.91%) Infragistics
9 2 (1.94%) Perforce
10 1 (0.97%) EMC
10 1 (0.97%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.97%) Business Objects
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