Period
to 19 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 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 West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 43 41
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 0.29% 0.47%
As % of the General category - 0.96% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Dorset median daily rate - - £375
South West median daily rate £414 £340 £358
% change year-on-year +21.69% -4.96% +2.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dorset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £52.50 - £22.50

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 96 104 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 31.37% 29.89% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 82 89
Dorset median daily rate £450 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -9.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £293 £250 £197
90th Percentile £605 £510 £554
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 24
Dorset median hourly rate £35.71 - £42.46
10th Percentile £17.71 - £35.90
90th Percentile £42.19 - £47.63
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £41.80
% change year-on-year -7.14% -16.27% +27.63%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Dorset

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Dorset

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Dorset