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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 51 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.19% 0.59% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.41% 1.57% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £438 £635 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.10% +98.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.75 £22.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-52.22% +114.28%
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
244 127 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.19% 37.69% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 95 121
Median daily rate £425 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £30.50 £9.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+238.88% -45.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.60% +12.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -8 1 £438 -31.10%
Back Office
East Midlands

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Murex
5 2 (18.18%) Reuters
5 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
5 2 (18.18%) Endur
5 2 (18.18%) Findur
5 2 (18.18%) Front Office
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) RIA
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (9.09%) SCCM
6 1 (9.09%) SCOM
6 1 (9.09%) NAS
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Skype
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) C#

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Endur
1 2 (18.18%) Findur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Project Manager
2 5 (45.45%) SAP Manager
2 5 (45.45%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Director
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) RIA
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Bloomberg
2 2 (18.18%) Murex
2 2 (18.18%) Reuters
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) VMware