The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 67 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Back Office 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.17% - 0.41%
As % of the General category 5.73% - 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
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£465 - £304
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
-4.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-28.81% -7.81%
Back Office
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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 Wales region.

General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
157 145 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 20.44% 28.66% 33.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 81 114
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £183 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £6.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +146.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Mid Wales - - - -
West Wales - - - -
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) NHS
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) BPMN
3 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (27.27%) Shibboleth
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Finance

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SOAP
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
1 4 (36.36%) XML
1 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
1 4 (36.36%) NHS
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) BPMN
1 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
1 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
1 3 (27.27%) SOA
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
1 3 (27.27%) Identity Management
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Content Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Shibboleth
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