Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 56 59
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Back Office 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.36% 0.38% 0.72%
As % of the General category 1.20% 1.71% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% +21.43%
10th Percentile £413 £324 £400
90th Percentile £438 £461 £438
South East median daily rate £394 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -6.25% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £15.23 £11.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +38.45% -35.29% +33.33%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 166 117 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 29.96% 22.24% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 82 196
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £356 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.38% -9.87% +5.33%
10th Percentile £250 £191 £250
90th Percentile £588 £570 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £22.59 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.75% +45.74% -52.31%
10th Percentile £14.00 £21.04 £10.61
90th Percentile £33.40 £23.54 £40.50
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +31.39%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in East Sussex

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in East Sussex

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in East Sussex

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex 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
Hove - 1 £425 -
Lewes - 1 - -
Back Office
South East

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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
1 1 (50.00%) PMO

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle