The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 47 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.75% 0.12% 0.39%
As % of the General category 3.48% 0.57% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £183 - £318
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 - £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £185 - £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £19.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +60.41%
Back Office
East of England

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

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
115 175 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.62% 21.16% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 71 109
Median daily rate £363 £434 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.42% +31.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £273 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -42.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £13.03 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.10 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +22 4 £183 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Nagios
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
General
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 3 (75.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (50.00%) IT Support
3 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft