The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 23 April 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 80 94
Rank change year-on-year -10 +14  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 16 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.99% 0.80% 0.69%
As % of the General category 2.87% 2.39% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 6
Median daily rate £225 £141 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.57% -59.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £77 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £324 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.98 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +166.50% +15.38%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 558 544 579
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 34.57% 33.46% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 350 331
Median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £200 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 23
Median hourly rate £37.00 £10.44 £10.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +254.40% -1.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £9.80 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.75 £27.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +14.28%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in the East Midlands

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in the East Midlands

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in the East Midlands

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Nottinghamshire - 8 £223 -
Derbyshire -6 5 - - 1
Leicestershire -6 2 £450 +484.41% 1
Northamptonshire -5 1 - - 2
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) SLA
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) VB

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Acrobat
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Retail
1 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) Kalido
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (10.53%) PowerCenter
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
3 1 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (5.26%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) ERP Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Head of Information
3 1 (5.26%) Head of Management Information
3 1 (5.26%) Head of Strategy
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) EPoS
1 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 10
2 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ETL
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
2 2 (10.53%) Release Management
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
2 2 (10.53%) Use Case
3 1 (5.26%) MVC
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
3 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Informatica
2 2 (10.53%) Netezza
2 2 (10.53%) Polycom
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Kofax
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