The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 83 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Back Office 12 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.92% 0.47% 0.88%
As % of the General category 3.16% 1.37% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.75 £19.25 £59.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.15% -67.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -18.75%
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 Surrey region.

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
380 439 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.99% 34.35% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 216 281
Median daily rate £425 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £51.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -55.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.13 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Epsom - 1 - - 1
Redhill - 1 - -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Linux
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 9 (21.43%) SAN
5 9 (21.43%) Huawei
6 8 (19.05%) 3G
6 8 (19.05%) Nokia
6 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
7 7 (16.67%) 4G
7 7 (16.67%) XML
7 7 (16.67%) ITIL
7 7 (16.67%) SQL
7 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 7 (16.67%) 2G
8 6 (14.29%) Finance
8 6 (14.29%) HNC
8 6 (14.29%) HND
8 6 (14.29%) CCNP
8 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
8 6 (14.29%) LTE
8 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
8 6 (14.29%) VoLTE
9 5 (11.90%) Investment Management
9 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
10 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (7.14%) Apache
1 3 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) ColdFusion
1 3 (7.14%) ColdFusion MX
1 3 (7.14%) IIS
1 3 (7.14%) JRun
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (4.76%) MQSeries
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (2.38%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) SAN
2 8 (19.05%) 3G
3 7 (16.67%) 2G
3 7 (16.67%) 4G
4 6 (14.29%) LTE
4 6 (14.29%) VoLTE
5 3 (7.14%) Internet
5 3 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (7.14%) VPN
5 3 (7.14%) Wireless
6 2 (4.76%) Firewall
6 2 (4.76%) VoIP
7 1 (2.38%) ATM
7 1 (2.38%) LAN
7 1 (2.38%) MPLS
7 1 (2.38%) NAS
7 1 (2.38%) Skype
7 1 (2.38%) SNA
7 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (4.76%) Appium
2 2 (4.76%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.76%) Selenium
2 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) TestComplete
General
1 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Front Office
4 3 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Back Office Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Administrator
2 8 (19.05%) Transmission Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Storage Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) OSS Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) SAN Administrator
5 4 (9.52%) SAN Storage Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) ColdFusion Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) IP Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Office 365 Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) Virtualisation Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Reference Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (7.14%) Ajax
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Flex
2 3 (7.14%) CSS
2 3 (7.14%) Flash
2 3 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (4.76%) J2EE
3 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.38%) FpML
4 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) Fixed Income
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.76%) Derivative
4 2 (4.76%) Equities
4 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Linux
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 4 (9.52%) Unix
7 3 (7.14%) AIX
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.76%) Android
8 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.76%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
3 5 (11.90%) Asset Management
3 5 (11.90%) Investment Management
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Content Management
5 3 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (7.14%) OO
5 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (4.76%) BDD
6 2 (4.76%) Change Management
6 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.76%) Scrum
6 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) ActionScript
2 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.76%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) CCNP
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (14.29%) HNC
1 6 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) MCP
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Control-M
2 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.38%) vMotion
2 1 (2.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Huawei
2 8 (19.05%) Nokia
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.52%) Charles River
4 4 (9.52%) Ericsson
4 4 (9.52%) VMware
5 3 (7.14%) Adobe
5 3 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (7.14%) Arqiva
5 3 (7.14%) Bloomberg
5 3 (7.14%) BT
5 3 (7.14%) NetCracker
5 3 (7.14%) Nokia Networks
5 3 (7.14%) Siemens
5 3 (7.14%) Telindus
5 3 (7.14%) Virgin Media
5 3 (7.14%) ZTE
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle
6 2 (4.76%) SunGard
6 2 (4.76%) Sybase