The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank - 32 30
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 0.46% 2.63%
As % of the General category - 2.86% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
- +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -21.21%
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 Devon region.

General Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
30 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 17.14% 16.20% 18.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 21
Median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £185 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £567
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £23.50 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £21.20 £10.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Intune
2 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) BPR
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle