The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 69 67
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.45% 0.28% 1.09%
As % of the General category 1.33% 0.74% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Median daily rate £600 £130 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +363.32% -63.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% +13.33%  

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

General Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 226 272 461
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 34.14% 38.69% 50.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 166 243
Median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 £11.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -71.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Back Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Glasgow

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (33.33%) WinForms
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) PhoneGap
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) FATCA
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7

Back Office
Co-occurring 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) PhoneGap
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Basel II
1 1 (8.33%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Avaya