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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 19 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.10% 10.00% 7.46%
As % of the General category 6.78% 21.74% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £210 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +32.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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 Guildford region.

General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
59 46 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 45.74% 46.00% 41.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 41
Median daily rate £425 £375 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £99.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 4 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory Support
1 4 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft