Period
to 17 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Front Office over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 102 85
Rank change year-on-year +1 -17 -25
Contract jobs citing Front Office 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.27% 0.38% 0.087%
As % of the General category 0.99% 1.31% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% - -
Scotland median daily rate £413 £475 £550
% change year-on-year -13.16% -13.64% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 403 457 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.66% 29.03% 34.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 256 174
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.50% -2.05%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £211
90th Percentile £556 £538 £484
Scotland median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.75 £14.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.51% +3.64% +25.00%
Scotland median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year +30.00% -52.90% +44.77%

Front Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Front Office in Glasgow

Front Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Front Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Front Office.

1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Derivative
2 3 (75.00%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Epics
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 3 (75.00%) Equities
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

Front Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Equity Derivatives Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Derivative
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Equities
2 3 (75.00%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (75.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (75.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Epics
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Avaloq
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft