Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 111 133
Rank change year-on-year -21 +22 -23
Contract jobs citing Back Office 22 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.70% 1.09% 0.51%
As % of the General category 1.99% 3.30% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 37 17
East Midlands median daily rate £225 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.42% -4.62% +364.29%
10th Percentile £189 £77 £290
90th Percentile £458 £500 £480
England median daily rate £493 £413 £460
% change year-on-year +19.39% -10.33% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £10.50
England median hourly rate £39.50 £17.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +132.35% +30.77% -40.23%

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 1107 1062 1132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 35.34% 33.08% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 690 681
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -1.23%
10th Percentile £261 £218 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £559
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 46
East Midlands median hourly rate £20.55 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.41% +33.33% +0.33%
10th Percentile £10.59 £8.76 £10.04
90th Percentile £52.50 £76.75 £40.00
England median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% -

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 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
Nottinghamshire +13 9 £223 -36.43% 1
Derbyshire -6 7 - - 1
Northamptonshire -9 4 - -
Leicestershire -18 2 £450 +484.42%
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.64%) EAI
4 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) DHCP
4 3 (13.64%) DNS
4 3 (13.64%) SLA
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Case Management
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
4 3 (13.64%) KYC
4 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.64%) Pega
4 3 (13.64%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) SCCM
4 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
4 3 (13.64%) Pega PRPC
5 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Documentum
1 1 (4.55%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Pega PRPC
2 1 (4.55%) SAP Retail
2 1 (4.55%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Kalido
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (9.09%) PowerCenter
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Billing
5 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Pega Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Head of Information
3 2 (9.09%) Head of Management Information
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.55%) EPoS Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Doctrine
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) Symfony
2 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) EPoS
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
1 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
2 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (13.64%) Case Management
1 3 (13.64%) EAI
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
1 3 (13.64%) KYC
1 3 (13.64%) SOA
1 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (13.64%) Use Case
1 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
2 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
2 2 (9.09%) Change Management
2 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
2 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
2 2 (9.09%) ETL
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
2 2 (9.09%) Release Management
2 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) Pega
2 2 (9.09%) Informatica
2 2 (9.09%) Netezza
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Polycom
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) Zend