The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 39 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.91% - 0.28%
As % of the General category 1.86% - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£435 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-61.42% -2.77%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

General Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
215 163 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 48.97% 47.38% 46.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 118 132
Average daily rate £435 £420 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -25.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) 2G
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) RNC
4 1 (14.29%) Huawei
4 1 (14.29%) ATM
4 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
4 1 (14.29%) EPoS

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) ATM
1 1 (14.29%) 3G
1 1 (14.29%) 2G
1 1 (14.29%) RNC
1 1 (14.29%) LTE
1 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
1 1 (14.29%) Nokia
1 1 (14.29%) Huawei