Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 18 26
Rank change year-on-year -34 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing Front Office 6 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.73% 10.61% 4.58%
As % of the General category 2.64% 13.54% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 11
Canary Wharf median daily rate £638 £638 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £491 £514 £400
90th Percentile £763 £650 £703
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £621 £625 £520
% change year-on-year -0.64% +20.19% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - £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 227 192 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 65.61% 78.37% 71.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 152 152
Canary Wharf median daily rate £475 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £363 £283 £313
90th Percentile £625 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £475 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £17.60 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% - -52.00%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £18.70 £12.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +55.83% - -52.00%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018, 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 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Pandas
2 2 (33.33%) React
2 2 (33.33%) scikit-learn
2 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
2 2 (33.33%) Data Science
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) SQLAlchemy
2 2 (33.33%) SciPy
2 2 (33.33%) NumPy
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) D3.js
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Data Science Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Python Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Market Data Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) D3.js
1 2 (33.33%) NumPy
1 2 (33.33%) Pandas
1 2 (33.33%) React
1 2 (33.33%) scikit-learn
1 2 (33.33%) SciPy
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) SQLAlchemy
1 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
2 1 (16.67%) Akka
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Batch
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 2 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
2 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Data Science
2 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Market Making
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java 8
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Reuters