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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office Developer
Rank 588 492 487
Rank change year-on-year
-96 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 68 135 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 118 108
Median daily rate £625 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £735 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £375
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
51683 51537 49827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.72% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 33740 31811 30809
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1490 2054 2097
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 4 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 27 May 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 -72 68 £625 - 9
England -89 68 £625 - 9
City of London +24 19 £613 +2.08% 2
Docklands, London +6 1 £600 -2.04%

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 225 (100.00%) Front Office
2 103 (45.78%) C#
3 99 (44.00%) Java
4 85 (37.78%) Banking
5 79 (35.11%) Multithreading
6 76 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (31.56%) Finance
7 71 (31.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 67 (29.78%) .NET
9 61 (27.11%) Investment Banking
10 58 (25.78%) SQL
11 57 (25.33%) Derivative
12 51 (22.67%) SQL Server
13 48 (21.33%) Fixed Income
13 48 (21.33%) Equities
14 44 (19.56%) C++
14 44 (19.56%) OO
15 43 (19.11%) Oracle
16 39 (17.33%) Risk Management
17 38 (16.89%) TDD
17 38 (16.89%) Analytics
18 34 (15.11%) Electronic Trading
19 33 (14.67%) WPF
20 31 (13.78%) Low Latency
21 30 (13.33%) Spring
22 26 (11.56%) HTML
22 26 (11.56%) Relational Database
22 26 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
23 24 (10.67%) AngularJS
23 24 (10.67%) Python

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 11 (4.89%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (1.78%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.78%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.33%) Jetty
3 3 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.89%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.89%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) GemFire
5 1 (0.44%) JBoss
5 1 (0.44%) Node.js
5 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Endur
2 10 (4.44%) ION MarketView
3 5 (2.22%) RMDS
4 3 (1.33%) Global One
5 1 (0.44%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.56%) Relational Database
3 24 (10.67%) RDBMS
4 14 (6.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (6.22%) KDB
4 14 (6.22%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.78%) NoSQL
5 13 (5.78%) Tick Data
6 6 (2.67%) Big Data
7 5 (2.22%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.78%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.33%) HBase
9 3 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.89%) MS Access
10 2 (0.89%) OLAP
10 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (2.67%) Maven
2 5 (2.22%) JUnit
3 4 (1.78%) Subversion
3 4 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.33%) MSBuild
4 3 (1.33%) NUnit
5 2 (0.89%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.44%) Ant
6 1 (0.44%) Bower
6 1 (0.44%) Hudson
6 1 (0.44%) JIRA
6 1 (0.44%) MSTest
6 1 (0.44%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.44%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 225 (100.00%) Front Office
2 85 (37.78%) Banking
3 71 (31.56%) Finance
4 61 (27.11%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.89%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.44%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (29.78%) .NET
2 33 (14.67%) WPF
3 30 (13.33%) Spring
4 26 (11.56%) HTML
5 24 (10.67%) AngularJS
6 19 (8.44%) Reactive Extensions
7 15 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 15 (6.67%) STL
7 15 (6.67%) Task Parallel Library
8 14 (6.22%) ATL
8 14 (6.22%) MFC
9 13 (5.78%) Hibernate
10 12 (5.33%) HTML5
11 11 (4.89%) Spring Integration
12 10 (4.44%) WCF
12 10 (4.44%) XML
13 9 (4.00%) .NET Framework
13 9 (4.00%) JMS
13 9 (4.00%) Rendezvous
14 7 (3.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 71 (31.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 57 (25.33%) Derivative
3 48 (21.33%) Equities
3 48 (21.33%) Fixed Income
4 26 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.44%) Credit Derivative
6 7 (3.11%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.67%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (2.67%) Reference Data
8 5 (2.22%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.22%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.22%) User Experience
9 4 (1.78%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.33%) Clustering
10 3 (1.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 3 (1.33%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.33%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.33%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.89%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.78%) Windows
2 20 (8.89%) Linux
3 17 (7.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (35.11%) Multithreading
2 76 (33.78%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (19.56%) OO
4 39 (17.33%) Risk Management
5 38 (16.89%) Analytics
5 38 (16.89%) TDD
6 34 (15.11%) Electronic Trading
7 31 (13.78%) Low Latency
8 21 (9.33%) OOP
9 19 (8.44%) MVVM
10 16 (7.11%) SDLC
11 13 (5.78%) Regression Testing
12 11 (4.89%) ETRM
12 11 (4.89%) Scrum
13 10 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (3.56%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (3.56%) Migration
14 8 (3.56%) Unit Testing
15 7 (3.11%) RAD
15 7 (3.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 103 (45.78%) C#
2 99 (44.00%) Java
3 58 (25.78%) SQL
4 44 (19.56%) C++
5 24 (10.67%) Python
6 23 (10.22%) VBA
7 19 (8.44%) JavaScript
8 14 (6.22%) VC++
9 12 (5.33%) Scala
10 8 (3.56%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.67%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.67%) VB
11 6 (2.67%) XAML
12 4 (1.78%) VB6
13 3 (1.33%) Haskell
13 3 (1.33%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.89%) Clojure
14 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.89%) R
14 2 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (5.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) Control-M
1 2 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 43 (19.11%) Oracle
2 22 (9.78%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.78%) Bloomberg
3 13 (5.78%) ION Trading
4 12 (5.33%) DevExpress
5 11 (4.89%) OpenLink
6 10 (4.44%) TIBCO
7 7 (3.11%) Reuters
7 7 (3.11%) Sybase
8 5 (2.22%) Calypso
9 4 (1.78%) Murex
10 2 (0.89%) Sencha
10 2 (0.89%) Solace
11 1 (0.44%) IBM
11 1 (0.44%) SunGard
11 1 (0.44%) Twitter
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