The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Rank 56 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 0.19% 0.70%
As % of the General category 0.66% 0.47% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +71.87%

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

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
151 212 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 36.47% 39.70% 35.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 127 79
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 26
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% +6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Essex region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Actionable Insight

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Developer
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Sage