The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Back Office 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.41% - -
As % of the General category 7.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £356 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -15.15%
Back Office
Oxfordshire

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

General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
89 95 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 30.69% 29.05% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 68 24
Median daily rate £411 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £530 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.80 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Front Office
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) SCCM
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) CMDB
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Tableau
4 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
4 3 (21.43%) SLA
4 3 (21.43%) Lotus
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) IBM Domino
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) .NET

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
2 2 (14.29%) IBM Domino
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.14%) QlikView
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (28.57%) Front Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Technician
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Support Technician
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Technician
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus Notes Support
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) CMDB
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
4 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Patch Management
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Probability Theory
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) C++
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Tableau
2 3 (21.43%) Lotus
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle