The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 35 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.33% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.94% 0.48% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £250 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £400 £315
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £10.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+168.29% -63.06%
Back Office
East Midlands

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

General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
106 210 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.33% 49.07% 54.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 148 113
Average daily rate £400 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 1 £250 -
Back Office
East Midlands

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
2 1 (25.00%) JDA
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) SAP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Planning Manager
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Supply Chain Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JDA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP