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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 33 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Back Office 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.97% 0.24% 0.54%
As % of the General category 6.59% 0.50% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.89% -6.75%
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
167 202 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.14% 48.79% 51.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 142 128
Median daily rate £425 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.35 £11.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.01% +48.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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 +3 3 £500 -
Back Office
East Midlands

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) Reuters
5 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
5 2 (12.50%) Murex
5 2 (12.50%) Endur
5 2 (12.50%) Findur
5 2 (12.50%) Front Office
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) RIA
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
6 1 (6.25%) Android Development
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.25%) Skype
6 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management

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 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Endur
1 2 (12.50%) Findur
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.25%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) NAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Xcode
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Front Office
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Manager
2 5 (31.25%) SAP Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Director
5 1 (6.25%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (12.50%) RIA
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Android Development
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Bloomberg
2 2 (12.50%) Murex
2 2 (12.50%) Reuters
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Kronos
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware