The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank - 18 -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - 2.00% -
As % of the General category - 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.75 £27.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-60.90% +161.90%
Back Office
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

General Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 42.86% 52.00% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 20
Median daily rate £461 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-15.12% +10.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Watford