The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank - 65 -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 1.00% -
As % of the General category - 3.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £344 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £19.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +60.41%
Back Office
South East

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
170 187 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 25.49% 26.75% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 157 97
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £22.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.18% -27.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £16.50 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £27.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (80.00%) Migration
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Perl
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) Network Design
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Time Management
4 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) SOA
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (10.00%) Tableau
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Front Office
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
1 8 (80.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (50.00%) AWS Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Network Design Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Software Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Software Design Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Storage Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Network Design
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 5 (50.00%) SOA
3 5 (50.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Perl
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) CyberTech
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau