The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
North West / Cheshire
Rank 40 74 62
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Contract jobs citing Back Office 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.58% 0.21% 0.51%
As % of the General category 4.06% 0.54% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
Median daily rate £500 £294 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.21% -2.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.24 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +161.90%

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
197 367 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.93% 39.34% 43.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 254 200
Median daily rate £401 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.58% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £267 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 33
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Back Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Chester +15 7 £500 +37.93%
Crewe - 1 - - 1
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (66.67%) Finance
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Derivative
3 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) MS Project
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) Neural Network
5 1 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Protractor
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Tester
2 1 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Derivative
1 4 (33.33%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Neural Network
4 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) DameWare
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Workday
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