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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 38 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Back Office 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.84% 1.31% 1.41%
As % of the General category 5.56% 10.00% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £19.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +60.41%
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
36 40 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 15.06% 13.11% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 50
Median daily rate £319 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £825 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £24.00 £26.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £36.00 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Exeter -1 2 £400 -
Back Office
South West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (33.33%) Grails
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) JPA
3 1 (16.67%) Magento
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) JSON

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 1 (16.67%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Scientific Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Grails
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) ERP
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker