The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 64 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 0.32% -
As % of the General category 1.49% 1.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £435 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
Back Office
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
268 291 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 31.90% 31.46% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 213 192
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 11
Median hourly rate £22.75 £32.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.90% +25.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £18.82 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £34.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Back Office across the Bristol region.

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the Bristol region.

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Back 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (27.27%) Polycom
3 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) SCCM
3 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) JUnit
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) Perl
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) SAP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) INAP
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) ISUP
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
1 1 (9.09%) MVNO
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Mockito
1 1 (9.09%) PhantomJS
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Core Network Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Core Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Oracle Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Cash Management
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 3 (27.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) BitLocker
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Nagios
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Polycom
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) AppSense
5 1 (9.09%) CA
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
5 1 (9.09%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Wyse