The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
England / East of England
Rank 111 112 114
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Back Office 9 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the General category 1.48% 1.41% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Median daily rate £275 £513 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.34% +20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £268 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £590 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £325 £390
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £150.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £27.50 £9.10
% change year-on-year
-33.63% +202.36%

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
607 708 732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 28.80% 30.03% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 402 434
Median daily rate £400 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 56 43
Median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £13.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £45.77 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cambridgeshire +8 4 £275 - 2
Hertfordshire -2 3 £313 -46.23% 1
Essex -6 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £410 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 9 (56.25%) Automation Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (50.00%) Appium
3 8 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 8 (50.00%) QA
3 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
4 7 (43.75%) JBehave
5 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
5 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
6 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) BDD
7 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Front Office
8 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 1 (6.25%) C
9 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
9 1 (6.25%) Data Management
9 1 (6.25%) Cisco

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle CX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) Appium
2 8 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (43.75%) Cucumber
3 7 (43.75%) JBehave
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Application Development Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Automation Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) BPR
7 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 1 (6.25%) Project Governance
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) CCNP
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
1 1 (6.25%) Xerox
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