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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.30% 5.26% -
As % of the General category 11.43% 15.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £250 £270 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
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 £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Back Office
Surrey

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
35 45 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 37.63% 33.83% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 28
Median daily rate £400 £330 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £225 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Front Office
2 4 (57.14%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 2 (28.57%) 3G
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Huawei
4 2 (28.57%) 2G
4 2 (28.57%) VoLTE
4 2 (28.57%) User Experience
4 2 (28.57%) LTE
4 2 (28.57%) NEC
4 2 (28.57%) 4G
5 1 (14.29%) ZTE
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (14.29%) Virgin Media
5 1 (14.29%) Arqiva
5 1 (14.29%) Telindus
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (14.29%) BT
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) NetCracker
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Nokia
5 1 (14.29%) Siemens
5 1 (14.29%) HNC
5 1 (14.29%) HND

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 (57.14%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (28.57%) 2G
2 2 (28.57%) 3G
2 2 (28.57%) 4G
2 2 (28.57%) LTE
2 2 (28.57%) VoLTE
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Transmission Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Back Office Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) LTE Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (14.29%) HNC
1 1 (14.29%) HND
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Ericsson
1 2 (28.57%) Huawei
1 2 (28.57%) NEC
2 1 (14.29%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (14.29%) Arqiva
2 1 (14.29%) BT
2 1 (14.29%) NetCracker
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (14.29%) Siemens
2 1 (14.29%) Telindus
2 1 (14.29%) Virgin Media
2 1 (14.29%) ZTE