Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 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
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 77 -
Rank change year-on-year +36 - -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.17% 0.37% -
As % of the General category 2.47% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
County Antrim median daily rate £388 - -
Northern Ireland median daily rate £388 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
County Antrim
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 162 354 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 47.23% 64.84% 47.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 298 117
County Antrim median daily rate £394 £420 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £269 £303 £187
90th Percentile £462 £550 £532
Northern Ireland median daily rate £388 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -6.06% +14.58% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
County Antrim median hourly rate £19.50 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.29% -17.65% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.45 £12.50
90th Percentile £44.90 £36.75 £43.45
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £17.25 £14.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +23.21% -17.65% +25.93%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in County Antrim

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in County Antrim

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +37 4 £388 -
Back Office
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Degree

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Matrix Organization
2 3 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (75.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree