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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front Office Developer
Rank 366 340 309
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 32 53 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.26% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 45
Average daily rate
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£550 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £443 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £630 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 -
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
19545 20081 18032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.53% 93.17% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13847 13699 12141
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 376 496
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 7 £550 -4.34% 3
Front Office Developer
England

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 92 (100.00%) Front Office
2 58 (63.04%) C#
3 40 (43.48%) Java
4 35 (38.04%) .NET
4 35 (38.04%) Finance
5 26 (28.26%) Banking
6 25 (27.17%) C++
7 24 (26.09%) SQL
8 22 (23.91%) VBA
9 19 (20.65%) Risk Management
10 18 (19.57%) Fixed Income
10 18 (19.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (18.48%) WPF
11 17 (18.48%) Multithreading
12 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (17.39%) Derivative
13 15 (16.30%) Investment Banking
14 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
14 14 (15.22%) RAD
15 13 (14.13%) Oracle
15 13 (14.13%) Degree
15 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (13.04%) Equities
16 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
17 10 (10.87%) HTML
17 10 (10.87%) Murex
17 10 (10.87%) Subversion
17 10 (10.87%) Analytics
17 10 (10.87%) WCF
18 9 (9.78%) TDD

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (6.52%) TIBCO EMS
2 5 (5.43%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.43%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.09%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.09%) Documentum
4 1 (1.09%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) ZaiNet
1 7 (7.61%) Endur
2 5 (5.43%) Murex MxG2000
3 1 (1.09%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.09%) IDOL
4 1 (1.09%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Subversion
2 7 (7.61%) ClearQuest
3 6 (6.52%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.26%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (3.26%) JIRA
5 2 (2.17%) NUnit
5 2 (2.17%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.17%) MSTest
6 1 (1.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.09%) jMock
6 1 (1.09%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.09%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.09%) JUnit
General
1 92 (100.00%) Front Office
2 35 (38.04%) Finance
3 26 (28.26%) Banking
4 15 (16.30%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) French Language
6 1 (1.09%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (38.04%) .NET
2 17 (18.48%) WPF
3 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 10 (10.87%) HTML
4 10 (10.87%) WCF
5 9 (9.78%) WinForms
6 8 (8.70%) JMS
6 8 (8.70%) XML
7 6 (6.52%) Rendezvous
7 6 (6.52%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
7 6 (6.52%) Spring
8 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (5.43%) HTML5
8 5 (5.43%) Spring Integration
8 5 (5.43%) JNI
8 5 (5.43%) Murex Flex
8 5 (5.43%) Java SE
8 5 (5.43%) Java EE
8 5 (5.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) Fixed Income
1 18 (19.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (17.39%) Derivative
3 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (13.04%) Equities
5 8 (8.70%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.43%) Data Structures
6 5 (5.43%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.26%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.09%) Hedge funds
10 1 (1.09%) User Experience
10 1 (1.09%) Grid Computing
10 1 (1.09%) Economics
10 1 (1.09%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.09%) Market Risk
10 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.70%) Linux
1 8 (8.70%) UNIX
2 5 (5.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) Risk Management
2 17 (18.48%) Multithreading
3 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.22%) RAD
5 10 (10.87%) Analytics
6 9 (9.78%) TDD
7 8 (8.70%) OO
7 8 (8.70%) Low Latency
8 7 (7.61%) ETRM
8 7 (7.61%) Business Analysis
8 7 (7.61%) ITIL
8 7 (7.61%) Change Management
8 7 (7.61%) MVC
9 6 (6.52%) OOD
9 6 (6.52%) Greeks
10 5 (5.43%) MVVM
10 5 (5.43%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.35%) SOA
11 4 (4.35%) BDD
11 4 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (63.04%) C#
2 40 (43.48%) Java
3 25 (27.17%) C++
4 24 (26.09%) SQL
5 22 (23.91%) VBA
6 7 (7.61%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.52%) Python
7 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.52%) Scala
8 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.17%) XAML
9 2 (2.17%) R
9 2 (2.17%) Haskell
10 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (7.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (14.13%) Oracle
2 10 (10.87%) Murex
3 7 (7.61%) Trayport
3 7 (7.61%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.61%) Bloomberg
4 6 (6.52%) Adobe
4 6 (6.52%) TIBCO
4 6 (6.52%) Sybase
4 6 (6.52%) Reuters
5 2 (2.17%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.09%) 29West
6 1 (1.09%) DataSynapse
6 1 (1.09%) EMC
6 1 (1.09%) Interwoven
6 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
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