The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Front Office 56 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 16.97% - -
As % of the General category 22.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 53 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £525
% change year-on-year +4.93% -22.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 - £65.00

Front Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 246 31 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 74.55% 36.47% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 19 26
Median daily rate £413 £315 £254
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £125 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Front Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in County Antrim

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in County Antrim

Front Office
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Front Office within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Belfast - 56 £420 -
Front Office
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Front Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 72 (82.76%) Finance
2 61 (70.11%) Unix
3 60 (68.97%) Linux
4 57 (65.52%) Multithreading
5 52 (59.77%) Banking
6 49 (56.32%) C++
7 47 (54.02%) Low Latency
8 46 (52.87%) OOP
9 41 (47.13%) Market Making
10 36 (41.38%) FIX Protocol
10 36 (41.38%) OOA/OOD
11 30 (34.48%) OO
12 29 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (32.18%) Relational Database
14 27 (31.03%) Equities
14 27 (31.03%) Java
14 27 (31.03%) SQL
15 25 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (21.84%) Integration Testing
18 18 (20.69%) Electronic Trading
19 17 (19.54%) C#
19 17 (19.54%) Information Security
20 16 (18.39%) WPF
21 14 (16.09%) Requirements Analysis
22 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
22 13 (14.94%) TDD
22 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
23 12 (13.79%) .NET
23 12 (13.79%) .NET Framework

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 10 (11.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.18%) Relational Database
2 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.60%) KDB
4 3 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.90%) CppUnit
General
1 72 (82.76%) Finance
2 52 (59.77%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (90.80%) Developer
2 40 (45.98%) C++ Developer
3 30 (34.48%) Senior Developer
4 24 (27.59%) Java Developer
5 15 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (16.09%) C# Developer
6 14 (16.09%) Low Latency C++ Developer
6 14 (16.09%) Senior C++ Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Electronic Trading C++ Developer
7 13 (14.94%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 10 (11.49%) Front Office C++ Developer
8 10 (11.49%) Front Office Developer
9 8 (9.20%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (9.20%) Software Engineer
10 6 (6.90%) WPF Developer
11 5 (5.75%) C# WPF Developer
12 4 (4.60%) Linux Developer
13 3 (3.45%) .NET Developer
13 3 (3.45%) C++/C# Developer
13 3 (3.45%) KDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (41.38%) FIX Protocol
2 16 (18.39%) WPF
3 12 (13.79%) .NET
3 12 (13.79%) .NET Framework
4 11 (12.64%) JSON
5 10 (11.49%) ADO.NET
5 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (11.49%) RESTful
5 10 (11.49%) WCF
5 10 (11.49%) Web Services
5 10 (11.49%) WF
6 7 (8.05%) STL
7 5 (5.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.15%) REST
8 1 (1.15%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Equities
2 25 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (13.79%) Algorithms
3 12 (13.79%) Virtual Team
4 4 (4.60%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (3.45%) Derivative
5 3 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 61 (70.11%) Unix
2 60 (68.97%) Linux
3 9 (10.34%) Windows
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (65.52%) Multithreading
2 47 (54.02%) Low Latency
3 46 (52.87%) OOP
4 41 (47.13%) Market Making
5 36 (41.38%) OOA/OOD
6 30 (34.48%) OO
7 29 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (21.84%) Integration Testing
10 18 (20.69%) Electronic Trading
11 17 (19.54%) Information Security
12 14 (16.09%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
13 13 (14.94%) TDD
14 10 (11.49%) Memory Management
14 10 (11.49%) Scrum
14 10 (11.49%) SOA
15 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
16 7 (8.05%) Validation
17 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (56.32%) C++
2 27 (31.03%) Java
2 27 (31.03%) SQL
3 17 (19.54%) C#
4 10 (11.49%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.90%) C
6 2 (2.30%) Python
6 2 (2.30%) R
7 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (11.49%) Degree
2 8 (9.20%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Oracle
1 10 (11.49%) Sybase
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