The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Devon / Exeter
Rank 26 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 0.79% 2.04% 0.75%
As % of the General category 4.76% 28.57% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £535 £571 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.34% +90.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +71.87%

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

General Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
21 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 16.67% 7.14% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 2
Median daily rate £338 £416 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £571 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

Back Office
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
3 6 (66.67%) Toad
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Grails
6 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Docker
7 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) JPA
7 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (11.11%) Open Source
7 1 (11.11%) JSON
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (11.11%) Migration

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database
2 7 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Scientific Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Grails
2 2 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (11.11%) JPA
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle