Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 16 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 139 169
Rank change year-on-year -5 +30 -9
Contract jobs citing Back Office 17 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.48% 0.69% 0.32%
As % of the General category 1.71% 2.54% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 4
Hampshire median daily rate £390 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -25.00% +92.31%
10th Percentile £195 £341 £375
90th Percentile £600 £431 £600
South East median daily rate £406 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £17.00
South East median hourly rate £15.23 £11.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year +38.45% -50.56% +85.42%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 994 984 1,219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.31% 27.30% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 624 757
Hampshire median daily rate £385 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% -3.88% +8.84%
10th Percentile £233 £185 £233
90th Percentile £556 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 55
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.25 £26.50 £39.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.94% -32.69% +87.48%
10th Percentile £12.53 £12.79 £10.75
90th Percentile £45.90 £47.00 £56.50
South East median hourly rate £23.25 £25.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -8.82% +2.00% +28.21%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Hampshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Hampshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Hampshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in Hampshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Hampshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Southampton +4 4 £288 -20.69% 4
Basingstoke -28 4 £575 +53.33% 1
Portsmouth +3 2 £140 -
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) SLA
5 2 (11.76%) Remedy
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (11.76%) WPF
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) Smartphone

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Finance Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Finance Business Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Head of IT
2 3 (17.65%) Head of IT Operations
2 3 (17.65%) Head of Operations
2 3 (17.65%) Project Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Business Finance Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.76%) SOAP
1 2 (11.76%) WPF
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) HTML5
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) WCF
2 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) iPhone
2 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
4 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Ticket Management
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Remedy
2 2 (11.76%) Samsung
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (5.88%) SAP