Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 +9
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.15% - 0.30%
As % of the General category 0.39% - 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 - £388
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £460
% change year-on-year +13.33% -18.48% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -26.67% -

Back Office is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 257 165 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 37.46% 26.07% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 105 142
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -3.68%
10th Percentile £325 £200 £200
90th Percentile £600 £600 £556
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 31
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.75 £24.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.67% -2.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £22.75 £9.65 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.63 £40.25 £45.43
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year +20.30% +27.88% -13.33%

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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £400 -
Back Office
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VCAP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware