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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front Office Developer
Rank 584 516 505
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Front Office Developer 64 119 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 106 97
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 £516 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £688 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate - £621 £375
% change year-on-year
- +65.66%
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
51146 52265 50988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.79% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 33349 32884 31286
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1531 1986 2062
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 June 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 27 June 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 -55 64 £613 -2.00% 8
England -57 64 £613 -2.00% 8
City of London +21 16 £600 - 3

Front Office Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 219 (100.00%) Front Office
2 104 (47.49%) C#
3 92 (42.01%) Java
4 76 (34.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 74 (33.79%) Banking
6 71 (32.42%) Multithreading
7 68 (31.05%) .NET
8 61 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (27.85%) Finance
9 52 (23.74%) Fixed Income
9 52 (23.74%) SQL
10 49 (22.37%) SQL Server
10 49 (22.37%) Investment Banking
11 46 (21.00%) Derivative
12 41 (18.72%) C++
13 40 (18.26%) OO
14 39 (17.81%) Equities
15 38 (17.35%) Risk Management
15 38 (17.35%) Electronic Trading
16 37 (16.89%) Oracle
17 35 (15.98%) WPF
18 34 (15.53%) Low Latency
19 32 (14.61%) Analytics
19 32 (14.61%) TDD
20 29 (13.24%) Spring
21 28 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
22 23 (10.50%) HTML
22 23 (10.50%) Python
22 23 (10.50%) Microsoft
23 22 (10.05%) VBA

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 (3.65%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (2.28%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.28%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.37%) IIS
3 3 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.91%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.91%) GemFire
4 2 (0.91%) Jetty
5 1 (0.46%) JBoss
5 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (4.57%) ION MarketView
2 9 (4.11%) RMDS
3 8 (3.65%) Endur
4 3 (1.37%) Global One
5 1 (0.46%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.59%) Relational Database
3 19 (8.68%) RDBMS
4 15 (6.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (6.39%) KDB
6 13 (5.94%) NoSQL
6 13 (5.94%) Tick Data
7 10 (4.57%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.11%) Big Data
9 6 (2.74%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.37%) HBase
10 3 (1.37%) MS Access
10 3 (1.37%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.91%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.91%) OLAP
11 2 (0.91%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.74%) Maven
2 6 (2.74%) NUnit
3 5 (2.28%) JUnit
4 4 (1.83%) Subversion
4 4 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.37%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.37%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.91%) JIRA
7 1 (0.46%) Ant
7 1 (0.46%) Bower
7 1 (0.46%) Hudson
7 1 (0.46%) MSTest
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.46%) Yeoman
General
1 219 (100.00%) Front Office
2 74 (33.79%) Banking
3 61 (27.85%) Finance
4 49 (22.37%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.46%) Advertising
5 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.46%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (31.05%) .NET
2 35 (15.98%) WPF
3 29 (13.24%) Spring
4 23 (10.50%) HTML
5 19 (8.68%) Reactive Extensions
6 18 (8.22%) AngularJS
7 15 (6.85%) Task Parallel Library
8 14 (6.39%) HTML5
8 14 (6.39%) Rendezvous
9 13 (5.94%) Hibernate
10 12 (5.48%) Spring Integration
11 10 (4.57%) ASP.NET
11 10 (4.57%) ATL
11 10 (4.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 10 (4.57%) MFC
11 10 (4.57%) STL
11 10 (4.57%) WCF
11 10 (4.57%) XML
12 8 (3.65%) .NET Framework
13 7 (3.20%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 76 (34.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 52 (23.74%) Fixed Income
3 46 (21.00%) Derivative
4 39 (17.81%) Equities
5 28 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.11%) User Experience
7 8 (3.65%) Credit Derivative
8 7 (3.20%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.74%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.74%) Reference Data
10 5 (2.28%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.83%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.83%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (1.83%) Market Risk
12 3 (1.37%) Clustering
12 3 (1.37%) Fintech
12 3 (1.37%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.37%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 3 (1.37%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.76%) Windows
2 16 (7.31%) Linux
3 13 (5.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (32.42%) Multithreading
2 61 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (18.26%) OO
4 38 (17.35%) Electronic Trading
4 38 (17.35%) Risk Management
5 34 (15.53%) Low Latency
6 32 (14.61%) Analytics
6 32 (14.61%) TDD
7 22 (10.05%) MVVM
8 16 (7.31%) OOP
9 15 (6.85%) SDLC
10 11 (5.02%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.11%) RAD
11 9 (4.11%) Unit Testing
12 8 (3.65%) Regression Testing
12 8 (3.65%) Scrum
12 8 (3.65%) Workflow
13 7 (3.20%) Asset Management
13 7 (3.20%) High Availability
13 7 (3.20%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 104 (47.49%) C#
2 92 (42.01%) Java
3 52 (23.74%) SQL
4 41 (18.72%) C++
5 23 (10.50%) Python
6 22 (10.05%) VBA
7 15 (6.85%) JavaScript
8 10 (4.57%) VC++
9 9 (4.11%) Scala
10 8 (3.65%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.20%) VB
12 6 (2.74%) XAML
13 4 (1.83%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.83%) VB6
14 3 (1.37%) Haskell
15 2 (0.91%) Clojure
15 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.91%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.46%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (6.39%) Degree
2 3 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.91%) MiFID
2 1 (0.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) Control-M
1 2 (0.91%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 37 (16.89%) Oracle
2 23 (10.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.31%) ION Trading
3 16 (7.31%) TIBCO
4 14 (6.39%) DevExpress
5 12 (5.48%) Bloomberg
6 10 (4.57%) Reuters
7 7 (3.20%) OpenLink
8 6 (2.74%) Sybase
9 5 (2.28%) Calypso
10 4 (1.83%) Murex
11 2 (0.91%) Informatica
11 2 (0.91%) Sencha
11 2 (0.91%) Solace
11 2 (0.91%) Twitter
12 1 (0.46%) IBM
12 1 (0.46%) StreamBase
12 1 (0.46%) SunGard
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