The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 72 85
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.099% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the General category 0.23% 0.45% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £352 £250 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.80% -13.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% +13.33%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 441 442 478
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 43.49% 46.14% 38.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 198 200
Median daily rate £406 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.37% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -70.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £10.24 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £47.50
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 Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Back Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Buckinghamshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Buckinghamshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Buckinghamshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Milton Keynes -14 1 £352 +40.80%
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix