The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 80 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.33% 0.24% -
As % of the General category 0.81% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +1.45%
Back Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
495 535 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 41.15% 43.46% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 291 115
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £212 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 26 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 2 £288 - 1
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (16.67%) LINQ
4 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) Front Office
5 1 (8.33%) GSAE
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) CRM

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
1 2 (16.67%) Developer
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (8.33%) Support Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Implementation Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (16.67%) LINQ
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) GSAE
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) VMware