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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 74 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Back Office 25 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.95% 1.19% 1.42%
As % of the General category 6.41% 3.38% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 9
Median daily rate £410 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.60% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £193 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £531 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
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
390 474 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.42% 35.37% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 243 282
Median daily rate £425 £400 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +137.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.83 £21.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Guildford -2 4 £250 -7.40% 1
Redhill - 2 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 £230 -
Woking - 1 £460 - 1
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) Front Office
4 7 (18.92%) Windows
4 7 (18.92%) Fund Accounting
5 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
6 5 (13.51%) Migration
6 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
6 5 (13.51%) .NET
6 5 (13.51%) XML
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) Web Services
7 4 (10.81%) ERP
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.81%) VMware
7 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.81%) Investment Management
7 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (10.81%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Office 365
8 3 (8.11%) 4G
8 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (8.11%) LTE

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 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) CMS
1 3 (8.11%) ColdFusion
1 3 (8.11%) ColdFusion MX
1 3 (8.11%) IIS
1 3 (8.11%) JRun
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (8.11%) 2G
2 3 (8.11%) 3G
2 3 (8.11%) 4G
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) LTE
2 3 (8.11%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) VoLTE
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
4 1 (2.70%) NAS
4 1 (2.70%) Skype
4 1 (2.70%) SMS
4 1 (2.70%) SNA
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) HP UFT
1 3 (8.11%) Selenium
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Appium
2 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) TestComplete
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Front Office
3 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Problem Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Transmission Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Back Office Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) ColdFusion Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Operations Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
1 5 (13.51%) XML
2 4 (10.81%) Web Services
3 3 (8.11%) Ajax
3 3 (8.11%) Apache Flex
3 3 (8.11%) CSS
3 3 (8.11%) Flash
4 1 (2.70%) FpML
4 1 (2.70%) REST
4 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
1 2 (5.41%) Reference Data
1 2 (5.41%) User Experience
1 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.70%) Derivative
2 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) Fund Accounting
3 6 (16.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (13.51%) Asset Management
4 5 (13.51%) Migration
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) ERP
5 4 (10.81%) Investment Management
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Content Management
6 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
6 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) ActionScript
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCNP
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) HNC
1 2 (5.41%) HND
1 2 (5.41%) ISEB
1 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) EMIR
2 1 (2.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.70%) vMotion
2 1 (2.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.81%) VMware
2 3 (8.11%) Adobe
3 2 (5.41%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.41%) Charles River
3 2 (5.41%) Ericsson
3 2 (5.41%) Huawei
3 2 (5.41%) NEC
3 2 (5.41%) Reuters
3 2 (5.41%) SmartStream
3 2 (5.41%) SunGard
4 1 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (2.70%) BT
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) NetCracker
4 1 (2.70%) Nokia
4 1 (2.70%) Northgate
4 1 (2.70%) Siemens
4 1 (2.70%) ZTE