Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 27 18
Rank change year-on-year -31 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing Front Office 9 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.43% 8.47% 7.79%
As % of the General category 5.23% 11.57% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 18
Canary Wharf median daily rate £725 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.83% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £511 £263 £410
90th Percentile £825 £650 £650
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £725 £600 £550
% change year-on-year +20.83% +9.09% +2.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

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 172 216 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 46.36% 73.22% 69.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 188 161
Canary Wharf median daily rate £505 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.81% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £313
90th Percentile £750 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £518 £525 £456
% change year-on-year -1.43% +15.07% -8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £39.38 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.50% +25.00% -55.56%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £39.38 £15.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +162.50% +25.00% -55.56%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (22.22%) Vue.js
4 2 (22.22%) Pandas
4 2 (22.22%) React
4 2 (22.22%) scikit-learn
4 2 (22.22%) Data Science
4 2 (22.22%) Java 8
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (22.22%) SQLAlchemy
4 2 (22.22%) SciPy
4 2 (22.22%) NumPy
4 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
4 2 (22.22%) D3.js
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics

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 (22.22%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Data Science Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) D3.js
1 2 (22.22%) NumPy
1 2 (22.22%) Pandas
1 2 (22.22%) React
1 2 (22.22%) scikit-learn
1 2 (22.22%) SciPy
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) SQLAlchemy
1 2 (22.22%) Vue.js
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) Akka
2 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Rendezvous
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Spring Batch
2 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
2 1 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 4 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Data Science
3 2 (22.22%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Market Making
4 1 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Java 8
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Solace
1 1 (11.11%) TIBCO