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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank - 42 34
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.94% 0.62%
As % of the General category - 1.59% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate - £426 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £400 £315
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £10.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+168.29% -63.06%
Back Office
Wiltshire

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
162 252 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 42.30% 59.29% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 201 110
Average daily rate £400 £480 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £328 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £576 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £122.50 £23.22 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+427.56% -3.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 10 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) People Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Services Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management