The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office Developer
Rank 369 355 348
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 42 59 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.24% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 46 62
Average daily rate
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£625 £600 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £419 £625
% change year-on-year
- -33.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21896 22402 24433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.40% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15020 15258 15837
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 470 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Front Office Developer
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 +2 3 £575 -4.16% 5
Front Office Developer
England

Front Office Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 66 (100.00%) Front Office
2 35 (53.03%) C++
3 34 (51.52%) Java
4 31 (46.97%) Finance
5 29 (43.94%) Multithreading
6 25 (37.88%) Computer Science
7 23 (34.85%) Mathematics
8 22 (33.33%) Fixed Income
9 21 (31.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (30.30%) Banking
10 20 (30.30%) Low Latency
11 17 (25.76%) Investment Banking
11 17 (25.76%) Degree
12 16 (24.24%) Spring
12 16 (24.24%) Derivative
12 16 (24.24%) .NET
13 15 (22.73%) SQL
13 15 (22.73%) C#
13 15 (22.73%) Risk Management
14 12 (18.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 11 (16.67%) WPF
15 11 (16.67%) Physics
16 10 (15.15%) Scala
16 10 (15.15%) Open Source
16 10 (15.15%) VBA
16 10 (15.15%) Analytics
17 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
17 9 (13.64%) PhD
18 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
18 7 (10.61%) WCF

Front Office Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
1 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Global One
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) FTP
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Big Data
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) KDB
5 1 (1.52%) OLAP
5 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
3 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 66 (100.00%) Front Office
2 31 (46.97%) Finance
3 20 (30.30%) Banking
4 17 (25.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) .NET
1 16 (24.24%) Spring
2 11 (16.67%) WPF
3 7 (10.61%) WinForms
3 7 (10.61%) WCF
4 6 (9.09%) JMS
5 5 (7.58%) XML
6 4 (6.06%) XSLT
6 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.06%) Middleware
6 4 (6.06%) Java SE
6 4 (6.06%) Java EE
6 4 (6.06%) MDX
7 3 (4.55%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.03%) Rendezvous
8 2 (3.03%) Web Services
8 2 (3.03%) Task Parallel Library
8 2 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.88%) Computer Science
2 23 (34.85%) Mathematics
3 22 (33.33%) Fixed Income
4 21 (31.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 16 (24.24%) Derivative
6 12 (18.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 11 (16.67%) Physics
8 10 (15.15%) Open Source
9 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
9 3 (4.55%) Grid Computing
9 3 (4.55%) Equities
10 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
10 2 (3.03%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (1.52%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
11 1 (1.52%) Statistics
11 1 (1.52%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.09%) UNIX
2 4 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Multithreading
2 20 (30.30%) Low Latency
3 15 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 10 (15.15%) Analytics
5 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.61%) OO
6 6 (9.09%) TDD
6 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.58%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.06%) Workflow
8 4 (6.06%) OOD
8 4 (6.06%) MVC
9 3 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.55%) Asset Management
9 3 (4.55%) Web Development
9 3 (4.55%) Greeks
9 3 (4.55%) ETRM
9 3 (4.55%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) C++
2 34 (51.52%) Java
3 15 (22.73%) SQL
3 15 (22.73%) C#
4 10 (15.15%) Scala
4 10 (15.15%) VBA
5 4 (6.06%) Python
6 2 (3.03%) XAML
6 2 (3.03%) C++/CLI
6 2 (3.03%) VC++
7 1 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) PhD
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.55%) MCSD
3 3 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.09%) 29West
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) JBoss
4 3 (4.55%) DevExpress
4 3 (4.55%) Infragistics
4 3 (4.55%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.03%) Reuters
5 2 (3.03%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.03%) Perforce
6 1 (1.52%) Sybase
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