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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 66 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing Back Office 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 1.01% 0.84%
As % of the General category 0.84% 2.00% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 5
Median daily rate £130 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £104 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £465 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -21.21%
Back Office
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
239 449 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.17% 50.51% 40.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 237 145
Median daily rate £375 £375 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Median hourly rate - £31.70 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +233.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam