Sector Expertise

In-depth knowledge and experience

De Facto IT specialise in supplying technologists to a number of different market sectors. Our business knowledge and technical expertise play a pivotal role in the growth of many companies. Such knowledge gives us a greater understanding of the challenges that our clients meet every day.

Please choose from the sectors on the left to find out how De Facto IT can help your team and business.

Accountancy

Accountancy

De Facto IT have a strong heritage in providing contract and permanent IT professionals to the largest accountancy, tax and audit firms in the world including Deloitte LLP, Ernst & Young LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.

As well as the Big Four firms, De Facto IT have also provided contract and permanent IT professionals to many other organisations in the accountancy top 100.

Roles we have sourced candidates for include Head of IT, Project Managers, Business Analysts, DBA's, Developers, Server Support and Desktop Support to name a few.

Technically, our clients have sought candidates with knowledge of .NET, C#, SQL Server, Exchange, Windows Server, SharePoint, Java, Oracle and Unix, Blackberry and iPhone.

We have also supplied candidates with knowledge of varying Practice Management Systems such as Thomson CS Professional Suite Accounting, IRIS Accountancy Suite, MYOB AE Practice Manager as well as Document Management Systems such as Autonomy Worksite, EMC Documentum, MYOB Document Manager and OpenText eDOCS DM.

For a full list of technology capability, please call. Our expertise in recruiting technology staff for the accountancy, tax and audit professional services market is outstanding.

Call now to discuss your current requirement.

Asset Management

Hedge Funds, Asset Management & Wealth Management

The hedge fund, asset management and wealth management arena provide a technically challenging environment that calls for candidates who are truly at the top of their game. De Facto IT supply high calibre IT specialists to this dynamic and demanding environment who have the experience and expertise to hit the ground running.

We have provided Linux and Windows Engineers, Front Office Developers, Quantitative Developers, Quantitative Analysts, Database Administrators, Architects, Business Analysts and Project Managers, all with extensive experience of having worked for some of the most prestigious organisations with billions of pounds under management. As a result, our portfolio of clients continues to grow.

Call De Facto IT now to discuss your current or upcoming requirement.

Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is the future of IT and De Facto IT have already successfully supplied numerous FTSE 250, national and international companies with Cloud technology experts. Covering Cloud Services, Cloud Platforms, Cloud Infrastructure and Cloud Storage, our database of Cloud experts is exceptionally strong, as is our portfolio of clients that use Cloud technologies.

Providing obvious business continuity planning and disaster recovery services, as well as secure, robust solutions, offering scalability, flexibility and capital expenditure reduction, Cloud computing is a huge step into the next generation of technology. Covering Multi-tenancy, Public Cloud, Private Cloud and Hybrid Cloud, we supply Cloud technologists with industry recognised high level knowledge of Cloud services such as Platform as a Service (PaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), as well as all round Cloud Computing industry experts.

De Facto IT supply Cloud Architects, Cloud Developers, Cloud Engineers, Cloud Consultants, Cloud Project Managers, Cloud Programme Managers and Cloud Directors with the following expertise:

Iaas: VMware vCloud Director, VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, Claranet Virtual Data Centre (VDC), VCE Vblock, IBM SmartCloud Foundation.

PaaS: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Microsoft Azure, Google App Engine, IBM SmartCloud Application Services, Force.com, Cloud Foundry.

SaaS: Salesforce.com, Oracle On Demand, NetSuite, Microsoft 365, MS Dynamics Cloud

Please note this list is not exhaustive.

Although still an emerging technology, De Facto IT are in the unique position to supply you with contract and permanent Cloud Computing specialists that have already made a name for themselves in highly successful projects and programmes for prestigious organisations.

Call De Facto IT now to discuss your current Cloud Computing requirement.

CTO and IT Director

CTO and IT Director

De Facto IT have an exceptionally diverse and strong network of senior level candidates within the CTO and IT Director arena.

From international leading professional services firms and finance houses to technology firms and industrials, our candidates have worked for the very best and come with a wealth of heavyweight experience and proven track records of success.

If you are serious about hiring your next senior level appointment in IT, then we will take your remit and conduct relevant searches in order to select and provide you with candidates of exceptional heritage.

For more information, contact De Facto IT on 020 7054 7770.

Energy Trading

Energy Trading & Commodities

De Facto IT supply a number of prestigious energy trading houses based in the City, Docklands and West End of London. Our understanding and knowledge of this specialised area is first class and we have the candidates to match.

Covering front office, middle office and back office, De Facto IT supply contract and permanent IT candidates for the areas of support, development, testing, infrastructure, networking, architecture, business analysis and project management as well as Project Leaders, Team Leaders and Managers.

Whether you trade oil, gas, coal, electricity or any other asset class, we can supply you with contract or permanent technologists that have the knowledge and expertise to help you seriously increase your revenues.

Core technologies supplied include C++, Java, C#, Python, Perl, Linux, Unix, Windows, Cisco and Juniper.

Call De Facto IT to discuss your current or upcoming requirement.

Executive Search

Executive Search

De Facto IT have completed a number of retained searches for C level, directors and executive level candidates. De Facto IT have an impressive network of senior level candidates that reaches far and wide.

Highly recommended and proven in their respective field, they are interested in being contacted by De Facto IT with the right opportunities; they trust our judgement and they like the calibre of roles we approach them with.

We complete confidential and discreet senior appointment searches that identify and approach the right candidates in the market to give you the very best selection of high calibre individuals.

Call De Facto IT on 020 7054 7770 to discuss your current or next senior level hire.

Financial Markets

Financial Markets, Investment Banking, Retail Banking

Having supplied some of the largest investment and retail banking firms in the world, De Facto IT continue to gain strength and heritage in the world's number one financial centre.

We supply full lifecycle contract and permanent IT professionals to the financial markets, investment banking and retail banking covering business areas such as equities, fixed income, commodities, front office, middle office, back office, wealth management, asset management, savings, invoice finance, asset finance, mobile banking, mortgages, loans and credit cards.

Our technology candidates come with vast experience of having worked for global tier 1 banks as well as experience from other industry sectors.

Call now for a discussion regarding your specific requirement.

Hedge Funds

Hedge Funds, Asset Management & Wealth Management

The hedge fund, asset management and wealth management arena provide a technically challenging environment that calls for candidates who are truly at the top of their game. De Facto IT supply high calibre IT specialists to this dynamic and demanding environment who have the experience and expertise to hit the ground running.

We have provided Linux and Windows Engineers, Front Office Developers, Quantitative Developers, Quantitative Analysts, Database Administrators, Architects, Business Analysts and Project Managers, all with extensive experience of having worked for some of the most prestigious organisations with billions of pounds under management. As a result, our portfolio of clients continues to grow.

Call De Facto IT now to discuss your current or upcoming requirement.

High Frequency Trading

High Frequency Trading, Algorithmic & Electronic Trading

De Facto IT supply a number of leading high frequency trading, algorithmic trading, proprietary trading and electronic trading firms in the UK, from start ups to organisations considered to be in the global top 5.

We have a strong network and database of high calibre candidates that are gurus in their technological area of expertise who have strong HFT and algo trading experience gained from investment banks as well as privately owned trading firms.

In addition, we have facilitated the creation of new offices in London for a number of clients from Chicago and New York by supplying candidates who have been fundamental to core architecture, infrastructure, development and networking. Core technologies supplied include C++, Java, C#, Python, Perl, Linux, Unix, Windows, Cisco and Juniper.

Technical areas we have recruited for involve MTF, ECN, Exchange connectivity, FIX, OTC, Smart Order Routing and Dark Pools.

De Facto IT are regarded as a firm at the forefront of electronic trading in London. Our reputation in this highly specialised arena continues to grow with clients and candidates alike.

If you have a specific vacancy for a permanent or contract technology specialist, call us now to discuss.

Insurance

Insurance, Reinsurance and London Markets

De Facto IT have supplied some of the largest insurance and reinsurance firms in the world with PMO, Project Managers, Programme Managers, Business Analysts, Architects, Infrastructure Engineers and Developers.

Contract or permanent, our candidates have extensive experience of working with well known insurance brands, reinsurance giants and insurance software houses covering the many facets of insurance organisations including Accounts, Claims, Underwriting, General, Health, Pensions, Life, Investments and Financial products.

Whether you have a bespoke or legacy application or a well known insurance out of the box solution, we can find you technologists that have worked with your system or application previously.

Call De Facto IT to discuss your current requirement.

IT Consulting

IT Consulting, Systems Integrators, Outsourcing

De Facto IT supply contract and permanent IT staff to major solutions providers and consultancies in the global top 20 that provide services such as: Systems integration, Cloud, Shared Services, BPO, Insourcing, IT Transformation, IT Service Delivery, Deployment, IT Systems Engineering & Development.

We supply full lifecycle IT candidates from CTO level down to help desk analysts, including:

Cloud Experts, Virtualisation Architects, Enterprise Architects, Solutions Architects, Technical Architects, Technical Leads, Programme Directors, Programme Managers, Project Managers, PMO, Business Analysts, Archiving Architects, Storage Architects, MS SharePoint Architects, SAP, MS Dynamics Architects, Siebel, Oracle DBAs, SQL Server DBAs, Developers and Infrastructure Engineers.

We are able to supply candidates who have solid experience of having worked for prestigious solutions providers as well having worked in your required industry vertical.

For more information, please contact De Facto IT to discuss your current requirement.

Media

Print, publishing, digital, online, television, mobile and creative media

De Facto IT supply some of the most prestigious and largest media firms in the UK, including traditional print and publishing to digital, online, television, mobile and creative media.

We have supplied IT candidates that have facilitated and successfully delivered full lifecycle IT projects in Web Development, Archiving, Digital Subscription, Extranets, Web Portals, Mobile apps, Localisation, Online Advertising and SMS & MMS services.

Roles supplied have included Programme Managers, Project Managers, Business Analysts, Web Developers, Mobile Developers (iPhone / iOS / Android, Windows Mobile, Blackberry), UX & UI Developers, Infrastructure Support and Cloud Architects.

Call De Facto IT now to discuss your current hiring needs.

Mobile Development

Mobile & Tablet development: iPhone, Android, Blackberry, Windows

The exciting and dynamic world of mobile development has taken the world by storm and De Facto IT have been right at the forefront of this. We are one of the preeminent mobile development recruitment firms with a powerful database that contains over 95% of all iPhone, Android, Blackberry and Windows Mobile developers in the UK.

We currently supply digital agencies to major corporations with mobile application developers covering the server side and front end development.

As mobile devices increasingly become a part of everyday life and the functionality and technical capabilities of handsets and tablets improve, so does the need for organisations to exploit them as a platform to highlight their products.

Working mainly within the client side on platforms such as iPhone, Android, Blackberry and Windows mobiles as well as covering server side / web development positions related to mobile content. Mobile applications does not just stop at development and De Facto IT has been instrumental in securing key personnel in areas of Mobile technology ranging from QA Engineers to Project Managers as well as UI / UX Graphic designers for mobile platforms.

Technologies we have successfully recruited for include Objective-C for IOS development, Java and Eclipse for Android SDK and Blackberry JDE, Low level / Embedded programmers with C++, Linux and Java for work on the underlying layers of Mobile Operating Systems, C# and .NET for Windows Mobile, Front End Technologies such as HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript (JQuery), PhoneGap, Appcelerator, MonoTouch, MonoDroid, and Open GL and Augmented Reality (AR) for UI / UX positions.

As mobile technology continues to push the boundaries of its functionality, it has led us to recruit iPhone Developers, Android Developers, Blackberry Developers and Windows Mobile Developers for a range of industries such as banking, financial services, digital media, publishing, online gaming, gambling, spread betting, e-commerce, telecoms, retail and manufacturing.

Call De Facto IT now to discuss your current or upcoming mobile or tablet requirement.

Online Betting & Gambling

Online Betting, Online Gambling, Online Gaming

De Facto IT currently supply some of the best known brands and software houses in the online gaming, online gambling and online betting arenas. Whether it's a sports book, poker room, casino, roulette or bingo, we are experienced in the technologies used in these high transaction environments.

Our technologists have developed in Java, C#.NET, C++, Flash, JavaScript, supported and designed Unix, Linux and Windows platform infrastructure, designed, administered and created Oracle and SQL Server databases.

We also supply Technical Leads, Business Analysts, Architects and Project Managers, many of whom have worked in a high transaction environment.

For more information, call De Facto IT to discuss your requirement.

PMO / Project Management

PMO / Project Management

Programme Management, Project Management and PMO are critical to any successful IT lifecycle, but before you get there, you require experienced, heavyweight candidates. De Facto IT have a unique project management talent pool which is focused on delivering quality individuals. We supply contract and permanent Programme Managers, Project Managers and PMOs who have a strong depth of experience in your technology or industry sector and a results driven track record of first class delivery and successful achievement.

Whether you are an IT Director, Head of Projects, Programme Manager, PMO Manager or HR Manager, we will listen carefully to your requirement, advise you and provide you high calibre candidates who will make your programme or project a success.

Our PMO / PM division supplies the following contract and permanent positions:

  • PMO Analysts
  • Programme Office Support, Project Office Support
  • Programme Coordinator, Project Coordinators
  • Programme Support Officers, Project Support Officers
  • Programme Administrators, Project Administrators
  • Programme Planners, Project Planners
  • Programme Office Managers
  • Project Office Managers
  • Project Resource Managers
  • Change Managers
  • Portfolio Managers, Portfolio Directors
  • Project Managers
  • Programme Managers
  • Programme Directors

The industry sectors we have supplied PMOs and PMs to include Investment Banking, Wealth Management, Asset Management, Investment Management, Consultancy Services, Utilities, Industrials, Automotive, Manufacturing, Aviation, IT Outsourcing and Solutions Providers.

Call now to discuss your current requirement.

Real Estate

Real Estate, Property Management, Advisory, Consultancy

Working with some of the largest real estate and property management firms in the world has enabled De Facto IT to bring together an important sector of the professional services market with high quality IT candidates.

Supplying full lifecycle IT staff from help desk to CTO level, De Facto IT have aided a number of global real estate firms to build their IT divisions stronger and with more capacity, which in turn has generated higher revenues from their external clients.

Roles we have supplied contract and permanent IT candidates for include Project Managers, Business Analysts, Architects, DBA's, Developers, Server Support and Desktop Support.

Technologies have included C#, .NET, Java, C++, Windows Server, SQL Server, Oracle, SharePoint, Exchange, iPhone, Blackberry, Android, Unix and Linux.

De Facto IT have a strong heritage in working with leading global professional services firms.

Call now to discuss your current requirement.

SAP

Enterprise Resource Planning

De Facto IT are a leading SAP recruitment firm with a powerful database that contains over 10,000 SAP Consultants in EMEA alone.

We currently supply SAP Professionals, contract and permanent, to large SAP Consulting partners as well as end users and we have been instrumental in securing key personnel in SAP ranging from SAP Junior Consultants to SAP Deployment Directors through to SAP Support Consultants and SAP Testers.

De Facto IT's SAP expertise lies within the following modules:

  • SAP Basis
  • ABAP/4 Programming
  • SAP FI (Financial Accounting)
  • SAP CO (Controlling)
  • SAP EC (Enterprise Controlling)
  • SAP TR (Treasury)
  • SAP IM (Investment Management)
  • SAP HR (Human Resource)
  • SAP SD (Sales and Distribution)
  • SAP Logistics Information System
  • SAP MM (Materials Management)
  • SAP PM (Plant Maintenance)
  • SAP PP (Production Planning)
  • SAP QM - Quality Management
  • SAP BW (Business Warehousing)
  • SAP CS (Customer Service)
  • SAP SMB
  • SAP CA (Cross Application Components)
  • SAP PS (Project Systems)
  • mySAP SRM (Supplier Relationship Management)
  • mySAP
  • mySAP CRM (Customer Relationship Management)
  • mySAP Product Life Cycle Management
  • SAP SCM (SAP Supply Chain Management)
  • SAP Netweaver
  • SAP IS (Industry Solutions) / SAP for Industries

Having successfully supplied numerous global organisations with SAP professionals it has led us to recruit for a range of sectors such as banking, financial services, manufacturing, retail, digital media, publishing, e-commerce and telecoms.

De Facto IT are a resourcing partner for major blue chip firms in the UK, Europe and across the globe and we have the capability to supply multilingual SAP Consultants, enabling them to fit seamlessly into your team and organisation.

Call De Facto IT now to discuss your current SAP requirement.

Spread Betting

Financial Spread Betting, Sports Spread Betting

De Facto IT work with a number of well known spread betting firms who leverage the quality of our candidates for their demanding high transaction environments. Whether it's commodities, FX, indices or equities, our IT candidates have strong experience of having worked in high transaction organisations using technologies like Java, C#, .NET, C++, Flash, JavaScript, Oracle, SQL Server, Unix, Linux and Windows.

We supply full lifecycle contract and permanent IT staff including the areas of Support, Development, Testing, Infrastructure, DBA, Architecture, Business Analysis and Project Management as well as Team Leaders, Project Leaders and Managers.

Having supplied contract and permanent IT staff to the spread betting industry for many years, our knowledge and expertise in this dynamic and constantly changing sector is exceptional.

Call De Facto IT now to discuss your next requirement.

Wealth Management

Hedge Funds, Asset Management & Wealth Management

The hedge fund, asset management and wealth management arena provide a technically challenging environment that calls for candidates who are truly at the top of their game. De Facto IT supply high calibre IT specialists to this dynamic and demanding environment who have the experience and expertise to hit the ground running.

We have provided Linux and Windows Engineers, Front Office Developers, Quantitative Developers, Quantitative Analysts, Database Administrators, Architects, Business Analysts and Project Managers, all with extensive experience of having worked for some of the most prestigious organisations with billions of pounds under management. As a result, our portfolio of clients continues to grow.

Call De Facto IT now to discuss your current or upcoming requirement.