The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 14 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 2.04% 8.05% -
As % of the General category 2.94% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £400 £315
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £10.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+168.29% -63.06%
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 Stirling region.

General Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 63 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 69.39% 72.41% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 6
Average daily rate £375 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £305 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £548 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

Back Office
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) Pega
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Pega