The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 61 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Back Office 7 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.88% 0.32% 0.85%
As % of the General category 2.24% 0.79% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £390 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £390 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £390 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £27.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-53.15% +85.00%
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Scotland

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

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
313 253 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.22% 39.91% 42.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 123 218
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £68.00 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Back Office
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) VCP4
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 7 (70.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) WPF
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) UML
1 2 (20.00%) OO
1 2 (20.00%) OOD
1 2 (20.00%) SOA
1 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) MVC
1 2 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) VCP4
Glasgow
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago