The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 29 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.45% 0.60% 0.81%
As % of the General category 1.72% 2.27% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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
Hampshire

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

General Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
58 88 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 26.24% 26.43% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 59
Median daily rate £425 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £269 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £650 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 3
Median hourly rate £22.50 £11.75 £13.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.48% -15.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £73.80 £21.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +20.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Back Office
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA