The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 92 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Back Office 12 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.86% 0.51%
As % of the General category 2.10% 2.43% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 2
Median daily rate £77 £300 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-74.33% -43.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +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
England

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
572 576 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.27% 35.56% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 351 290
Median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £201 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 15
Median hourly rate £9.13 £12.08 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.46% +21.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £8.55 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £18.45 £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Leicestershire +6 4 £77 -77.18% 5
Northamptonshire -3 4 £675 -
Derbyshire - 2 £363 -
Nottinghamshire -10 1 - - 3
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Remedy
2 10 (29.41%) MS Office
2 10 (29.41%) SAP
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Banking
3 8 (23.53%) Windows
4 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
4 6 (17.65%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
5 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
5 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (14.71%) Time Management
6 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Retail
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) Sun
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle
7 3 (8.82%) HTML
7 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
7 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.82%) HTML5
7 3 (8.82%) Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (5.88%) User Stories
8 2 (5.88%) Data Structures

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (5.88%) CMS
1 2 (5.88%) Liferay
1 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Endur
1 2 (5.88%) Findur
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.94%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Firewall
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) NAS
1 1 (2.94%) SAN
1 1 (2.94%) Skype
1 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) QlikView
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) LSMW
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.88%) Billing
5 2 (5.88%) Electronics
5 2 (5.88%) Front Office
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Service Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) IT Analyst
3 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) SAP Manager
4 5 (14.71%) SAP Project Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.94%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Business Manager
8 1 (2.94%) IT Development Manager
8 1 (2.94%) IT Director
8 1 (2.94%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) HTML5
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) CSS3
3 2 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
1 2 (5.88%) RIA
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 5 (14.71%) Time Management
4 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) Analytics
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.88%) CRM
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.88%) User Stories
7 1 (2.94%) B2B
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL
7 1 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Remedy
1 10 (29.41%) SAP
2 4 (11.76%) Sun
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
4 2 (5.88%) Murex
4 2 (5.88%) Reuters
5 1 (2.94%) IBM
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Xamarin
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