The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank - 38 27
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.95% 1.49%
As % of the General category - 3.90% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £250 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £31.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-58.06% +106.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

General Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
98 77 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 30.15% 24.29% 35.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 39 41
Average daily rate £400 £358 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £197 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £540 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Average hourly rate £21.58 £16.65 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.60% -20.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -7.35%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Back Office
Top 5 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#