The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Front Office Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office Developer
Rank 589 519 480
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 61 126 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 113 99
Median daily rate £613 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £502 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £548 £363
% change year-on-year
+14.15% +51.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51163 53980 51056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 33272 34147 30940
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1536 2015 2063
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Front Office Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Front Office Developer in the job title.

Front Office Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Front Office Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Front Office Developer within the UK.

Front Office Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Front Office Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Front Office Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Front Office Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Front Office Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Front Office Developer within the UK.

Front Office Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Front Office Developer
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -63 60 £600 -4.00% 7
England -74 60 £600 -4.00% 7
City of London +16 14 £563 -10.00% 1

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Front Office Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Front Office Developer in the job title.

1 187 (100.00%) Front Office
2 82 (43.85%) C#
3 81 (43.32%) Java
4 76 (40.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 70 (37.43%) Banking
6 61 (32.62%) Multithreading
7 55 (29.41%) .NET
8 54 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (27.81%) Finance
10 45 (24.06%) Fixed Income
11 44 (23.53%) Investment Banking
12 41 (21.93%) SQL
13 39 (20.86%) Derivative
14 36 (19.25%) Low Latency
15 35 (18.72%) C++
16 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 34 (18.18%) Risk Management
17 33 (17.65%) Equities
17 33 (17.65%) WPF
18 32 (17.11%) Electronic Trading
19 30 (16.04%) TDD
19 30 (16.04%) Oracle
19 30 (16.04%) OO
20 29 (15.51%) Analytics
21 28 (14.97%) Spring
22 21 (11.23%) MVVM
23 20 (10.70%) HTML
23 20 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
24 19 (10.16%) Python
25 17 (9.09%) Linux

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.28%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (2.67%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.14%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.60%) IIS
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.07%) GemFire
5 2 (1.07%) Jetty
6 1 (0.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 13 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (5.35%) ION MarketView
2 9 (4.81%) RMDS
3 4 (2.14%) Endur
4 3 (1.60%) Global One
5 1 (0.53%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.49%) KDB
3 13 (6.95%) Tick Data
4 12 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (5.35%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.81%) Big Data
7 9 (4.81%) Hadoop
8 8 (4.28%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.21%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.60%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.60%) MS Access
10 3 (1.60%) RavenDB
10 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.07%) OLAP
12 1 (0.53%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (2.67%) JUnit
1 5 (2.67%) Maven
2 4 (2.14%) Subversion
3 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.60%) NUnit
3 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.07%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.07%) JIRA
5 1 (0.53%) Ant
5 1 (0.53%) Bower
5 1 (0.53%) Hudson
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.53%) Yeoman
General
1 187 (100.00%) Front Office
2 70 (37.43%) Banking
3 52 (27.81%) Finance
4 44 (23.53%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.53%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (29.41%) .NET
2 33 (17.65%) WPF
3 28 (14.97%) Spring
4 20 (10.70%) HTML
5 16 (8.56%) AngularJS
5 16 (8.56%) Reactive Extensions
6 15 (8.02%) HTML5
7 14 (7.49%) Hibernate
8 13 (6.95%) Rendezvous
8 13 (6.95%) Task Parallel Library
9 12 (6.42%) Spring Integration
10 9 (4.81%) ASP.NET
10 9 (4.81%) REST
11 8 (4.28%) XML
12 7 (3.74%) ATL
12 7 (3.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 7 (3.74%) FIX Protocol
12 7 (3.74%) MFC
12 7 (3.74%) STL
12 7 (3.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 76 (40.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 45 (24.06%) Fixed Income
3 39 (20.86%) Derivative
4 33 (17.65%) Equities
5 20 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.88%) User Experience
7 8 (4.28%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.28%) Credit Derivative
8 7 (3.74%) Algorithms
9 6 (3.21%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.67%) Market Risk
11 4 (2.14%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.14%) Mathematics
11 4 (2.14%) Reference Data
12 3 (1.60%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (1.60%) Fintech
12 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
13 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.07%) OTC Derivatives
13 2 (1.07%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.09%) Linux
2 13 (6.95%) Windows
3 12 (6.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.62%) Multithreading
2 54 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (19.25%) Low Latency
4 34 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 32 (17.11%) Electronic Trading
6 30 (16.04%) OO
6 30 (16.04%) TDD
7 29 (15.51%) Analytics
8 21 (11.23%) MVVM
9 11 (5.88%) RAD
10 10 (5.35%) SDLC
11 9 (4.81%) OOP
12 8 (4.28%) Concurrent Programming
12 8 (4.28%) Scrum
13 7 (3.74%) High Availability
13 7 (3.74%) OOD
13 7 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (3.74%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.74%) Workflow
14 6 (3.21%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (43.85%) C#
2 81 (43.32%) Java
3 41 (21.93%) SQL
4 35 (18.72%) C++
5 19 (10.16%) Python
6 17 (9.09%) VBA
7 13 (6.95%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.35%) Scala
9 7 (3.74%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.74%) VC++
10 5 (2.67%) MATLAB
10 5 (2.67%) VB
11 4 (2.14%) Haskell
11 4 (2.14%) XAML
12 3 (1.60%) Clojure
13 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.07%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.07%) VB6
14 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.53%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (1.07%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.07%) MiFID
1 2 (1.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 30 (16.04%) Oracle
2 16 (8.56%) DevExpress
2 16 (8.56%) ION Trading
2 16 (8.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.02%) TIBCO
4 12 (6.42%) Bloomberg
5 10 (5.35%) Reuters
6 5 (2.67%) Calypso
7 4 (2.14%) Murex
7 4 (2.14%) OpenLink
7 4 (2.14%) Sybase
8 2 (1.07%) Informatica
8 2 (1.07%) Sencha
8 2 (1.07%) Solace
8 2 (1.07%) Twitter
9 1 (0.53%) IBM
9 1 (0.53%) StreamBase
9 1 (0.53%) SunGard
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
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