The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Warwickshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 31 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.26% 0.44% 0.79%
As % of the General category 3.60% 1.56% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
General Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
111 64 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 35.02% 28.32% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 24
Average daily rate £315 £440 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.40% +21.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £227 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £569
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 8
Average hourly rate £11.00 £28.25 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.06% +21.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Back Office
West Midlands

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Back Office
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft