Period
to 25 May 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Front Office
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 51 14
Rank change year-on-year -8 -37 +2
Contract jobs citing Front Office 6 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.81% 1.73% 9.05%
As % of the General category 4.48% 2.68% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 19
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £613 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.12% -2.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £386 £553 £450
90th Percentile £640 £638 £655
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £613 £625
% change year-on-year -6.12% -2.00% +9.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 - £15.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 - £15.00

Front Office is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 134 224 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 40.48% 64.74% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 159 126
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £548 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.11% -0.45% +14.58%
10th Percentile £413 £393 £318
90th Percentile £638 £650 £663
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £525 £550
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - -48.28%
10th Percentile £14.10 £15.00 £10.20
90th Percentile £14.90 £18.70 £44.00
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00% -48.28%

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Front Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in Canary Wharf

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Front Office in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in Canary Wharf

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Front Office in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Front Office in Canary Wharf

Front Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Front Office in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
5 1 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
5 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Derivative
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Break Fix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Excel Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Transformation Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CGI
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (16.67%) Rendezvous
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Derivative
1 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) TIBCO