The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Back Office
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.56% - 1.17%
As % of the General category 1.75% - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £16.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +153.73% +19.64%  

Back Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 114 105 160
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 32.02% 32.81% 46.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 97 159
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £619 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 23 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £9.00 £51.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -82.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Bedfordshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Bedfordshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
Luton - 2 - - 1
Back Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Change Management

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Change Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Change Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management