The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 31 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.89% 1.21% -
As % of the General category 2.02% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.89% -6.75%
Back Office
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
99 102 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 44.00% 41.30% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 39 47
Median daily rate £325 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £545 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 7
Median hourly rate - £42.48 £41.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Bournemouth -4 2 £425 +13.33% 1
Back Office
South West

Back Office
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript