Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 19 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 > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - +58 -24
Contract jobs citing Back Office 5 0 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.99% - 2.67%
As % of the General category 4.46% - 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 14
Somerset median daily rate £445 - £381
10th Percentile £406 - £271
90th Percentile £498 - £407
South West median daily rate £414 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
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 Somerset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 112 91 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.18% 19.87% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 51 107
Somerset median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £146 £225 £263
90th Percentile £501 £575 £488
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 19
Somerset median hourly rate £14.50 £38.25 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.09% -30.45% +100.00%
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 Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Somerset

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Somerset

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) B2C
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) hybris
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
1 5 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) API Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Mule
2 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (80.00%) Cobertura
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) SMS
2 4 (80.00%) CSS

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (80.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Cobertura
2 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Hybris Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Hybris Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) B2C
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) User Stories
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) API Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) API Design
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) hybris