Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 22 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 > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 74 102
Rank change year-on-year -19 +28 -3
Contract jobs citing Back Office 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.14% 0.80% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.45% 3.14% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 4
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £335 £275 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.82% -40.54% +6.63%
10th Percentile £328 £171 £369
90th Percentile £343 £300 £553
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
Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 447 287 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.46% 25.53% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 144 181
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £365 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £213 £171 £233
90th Percentile £525 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 23 26
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.30 £12.56
90th Percentile £49.75 £43.75 £46.88
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +19.40% +28.85% -13.33%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Cambridgeshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Cambridgeshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Cambridgeshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Cambridge -7 1 £335 +83.56% 1
Peterborough -15 1 - -
Back Office
East of England

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

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Lead
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior PMO
1 1 (50.00%) Senior PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center