The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 16 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 Wiltshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 66 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.42% 1.04% 1.27%
As % of the General category 0.98% 2.10% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate £410 £275 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.09% -42.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
305 238 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 42.54% 49.69% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 190 198
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £516 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 18
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Back Office
South West

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -13 2 £410 +31.20% 1
Chippenham - - - - 1
Corsham - - - -
Salisbury - - - - 1
Back Office
South West

Back Office
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SWOT Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) BT
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) EPoS Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) SWOT Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) UML
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) BT
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) HP