Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Back Office
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 102 101
Rank change year-on-year -10 -1 +10
Contract jobs citing Back Office 10 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.51% 0.58% 0.29%
As % of the General category 1.48% 1.81% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Bristol median daily rate £375 £300 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -40.00% -
10th Percentile £316 £248 £330
90th Percentile £425 £520 £590
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate £52.50 - £7.60
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £15.05
% change year-on-year +21.54% +115.95% -39.19%

Back Office is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 674 554 601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 34.37% 31.86% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 484 401 466
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £263 £243 £263
90th Percentile £488 £488 £514
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 9
Bristol median hourly rate £38.75 £28.15 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.66% +27.95% +76.00%
10th Percentile £12.98 £11.13 £8.72
90th Percentile £59.43 £52.34 £84.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% -13.75% +40.35%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Bristol

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Bristol

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Gradle
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) Campaign Management
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Case Management
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
3 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) WFM
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) hybris
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) GitHub
3 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Java

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Ant
1 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Gradle
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) Maven
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Cobertura
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Pensions Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) B2C
1 2 (20.00%) BDD
1 2 (20.00%) Campaign Management
1 2 (20.00%) Case Management
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps
1 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (20.00%) TDD
1 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (20.00%) User Stories
1 2 (20.00%) WFM
2 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (10.00%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) COBOL
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) hybris
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) VMware