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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank - 54 69
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the General category - 0.81% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.75 £25.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-57.00% +138.09%
Back Office
East of England

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
142 247 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 34.89% 43.56% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 118 91
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 41 33
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.70 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.03% +14.00%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management

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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Sage