Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -36 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing Front Office 4 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.22% 9.28% 7.00%
As % of the General category 1.84% 12.09% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 15
Canary Wharf median daily rate £625 £638 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £551 £450 £416
90th Percentile £638 £653 £701
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £625 £625 £638
% change year-on-year - -1.96% +21.43%
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 217 182 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 65.96% 76.79% 71.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 127 143
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £560 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +24.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £393 £281 £313
90th Percentile £650 £675 £675
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £573 £450
% change year-on-year -8.30% +27.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -48.28% +132.00%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -48.28% +132.00%

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 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 18 June 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 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Mocha
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) QUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) Bower
3 1 (25.00%) React
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) RequireJS
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Bower
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Mocha
1 1 (25.00%) QUnit
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Market Data Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) React
1 1 (25.00%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Equities
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (25.00%) Reuters