The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 28 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.75% 1.08% -
As % of the General category 2.42% 1.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £750 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
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
London

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

General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
124 133 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 72.51% 71.89% 75.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 90 38
Median daily rate £441 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.75% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £624 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £27.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% -22.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £29.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-30.50% +12.38%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Back Office
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Derivative
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Calypso
3 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Calypso Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Product Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Product Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Product Control Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Calypso