Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 20 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
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 33 35
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +12
Contract jobs citing Back Office 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.65% 3.32% 1.42%
As % of the General category 4.26% 16.07% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Exeter median daily rate £250 £493 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.24% +118.89% -50.00%
Devon median daily rate £250 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -41.18% +21.43% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Exeter median hourly rate - £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.44% -
Devon median hourly rate - £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +44.44% -

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 Exeter with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 47 56 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 15.31% 20.66% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 25
Exeter median daily rate £400 £340 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +11.11% -23.02%
10th Percentile £129 £146 £225
90th Percentile £525 £483 £388
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -18.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Exeter median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.54% +9.24% -16.20%
10th Percentile £30.50 £31.25 £22.78
90th Percentile £42.78 £33.75 £36.13
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year -15.66% +11.41% +5.67%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Exeter

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Exeter

For the 6 months to 20 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) EAM
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Acquisition
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) EAM
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center