The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 1.53%
As % of the General category - - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £19.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +60.41%
Back Office
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
27 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 28.72% 46.96% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 23 31
Median daily rate £350 £375 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +18.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £160 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough