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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 41 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Back Office 16 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.95% - 1.54%
As % of the General category 9.94% - 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 6
Average daily rate
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£400 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 - £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 - £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+14.21% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £13.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -61.42%
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
161 78 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.70% 20.97% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 64 44
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.10 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% -34.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £13.99 £21.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £16.20 £41.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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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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
Crawley - 7 £400 -
Gatwick - 3 £120 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
3 14 (51.85%) Finance
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (37.04%) Online Betting
5 10 (37.04%) DHCP
5 10 (37.04%) DNS
6 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 9 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (29.63%) ITIL
8 7 (25.93%) Migration
8 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
9 6 (22.22%) Server Building
9 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 6 (22.22%) vSphere
9 6 (22.22%) HP
9 6 (22.22%) IBM
10 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
11 4 (14.81%) WSUS
11 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
11 4 (14.81%) ServiceNow
11 4 (14.81%) Sun
12 3 (11.11%) Project Management
12 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 3 (11.11%) Citrix
12 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) DHCP
1 10 (37.04%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) MPLS
2 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Online Betting
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Server Support
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) OAuth
2 2 (7.41%) RESTful
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) SAML
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) OAuth2
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.41%) iSeries
3 2 (7.41%) BYOD
3 2 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
4 6 (22.22%) Server Building
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) API Development
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security
7 1 (3.70%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) C
2 3 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
1 2 (7.41%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (22.22%) vSphere
5 3 (11.11%) XenApp
5 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) IBM
2 6 (22.22%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) Sun
3 4 (14.81%) ServiceNow
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) CA
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com