The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 60 49 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.43% 2.35% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.82% 8.38% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% -1.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £19.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +60.41%
Back Office
South East

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

General Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
165 167 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.71% 28.02% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 106 62
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.65 £14.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.25 £16.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick -11 2 - -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) XenApp
2 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (16.67%) iSeries
5 2 (16.67%) Online Betting
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (16.67%) SCCM
5 2 (16.67%) PMBOK
5 2 (16.67%) BYOD
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (16.67%) Data Transformation
5 2 (16.67%) Reinsurance
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) DTS
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Online Betting
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Production DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Production DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) Sass
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) BYOD
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) iSeries
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
2 2 (16.67%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) DRM
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Server Building
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) XenApp
1 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) EPiServer