The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 65 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.15% 0.28% 0.48%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.59% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £388 £173
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +124.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £325 £390
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +134.04%

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

General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
217 337 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.98% 46.35% 38.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 131 167
Median daily rate £400 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £14.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £10.11 £12.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.03 £14.40 £15.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Back Office
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
1 2 (66.67%) CLAS
1 2 (66.67%) SANS
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) CLAS
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
1 2 (66.67%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix