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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 70 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Back Office 22 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.84% 1.65% 1.00%
As % of the General category 5.63% 4.75% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 8
Median daily rate £378 £384 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.62% -3.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.19% +14.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £17.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +27.77%
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
391 484 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.69% 34.67% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 257 251
Median daily rate £430 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £302 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +164.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £30.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £52.17 £49.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Redhill - 6 - -
Guildford +3 4 £250 -6.54%
Woking 0 1 £460 - 1
Tadworth - 1 £230 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (35.29%) SQL
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
3 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 8 (23.53%) ERP
3 8 (23.53%) Migration
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Front Office
4 7 (20.59%) Fund Accounting
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (17.65%) Degree
5 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
6 5 (14.71%) Windows
7 4 (11.76%) XML
7 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 4 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (11.76%) Investment Management
7 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) Banking
8 3 (8.82%) Retail

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 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) CMS
1 2 (5.88%) ColdFusion
1 2 (5.88%) ColdFusion MX
1 2 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) JRun
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) Skype
3 1 (2.94%) SMS
3 1 (2.94%) SNA
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) HP UFT
1 3 (8.82%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Appium
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Front Office
3 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Investment Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Problem Manager
4 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) ColdFusion Developer
6 2 (5.88%) ERP Manager
6 2 (5.88%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Operations Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Reference Data Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) XML
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
4 2 (5.88%) Ajax
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Flex
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) Flash
5 1 (2.94%) FpML
5 1 (2.94%) REST
5 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
1 2 (5.88%) Reference Data
1 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.94%) Derivative
2 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) AIX
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (23.53%) ERP
1 8 (23.53%) Migration
2 7 (20.59%) Fund Accounting
3 6 (17.65%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Investment Management
5 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.88%) Content Management
7 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) ActionScript
2 2 (5.88%) C#
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) EMIR
2 1 (2.94%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) vMotion
2 1 (2.94%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.82%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
2 2 (5.88%) Charles River
2 2 (5.88%) Reuters
2 2 (5.88%) SmartStream
2 2 (5.88%) SunGard
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Northgate