The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 14 10 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.26% 12.00% 2.01%
As % of the General category 14.29% 27.91% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £250 £268 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% -0.92%
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
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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 Guildford region.

General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 43 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 29.79% 43.00% 50.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 34
Median daily rate £250 £315 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £370 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £36.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +113.23%
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 Guildford

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Back Office
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 4 (100.00%) Front Office
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL