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 3 months to 25 June 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 / Hampshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 105 104
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 19 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.08% 0.36% 0.70%
As % of the General category 3.33% 1.35% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 7
Median daily rate £315 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.07% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £293 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £391 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% +13.33%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 571 519 593
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 32.50% 26.44% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 343 402
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 35
Median hourly rate £33.50 £40.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.28% +86.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.05 £52.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
Southampton +10 6 £295 - 4
Basingstoke -3 4 £311 -26.82%
Portsmouth 0 3 £425 +32.81% 5
Ringwood - 2 £144 -
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) SaaS
3 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (17.14%) Business Transformation
4 6 (17.14%) ERP
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (17.14%) SOAP
4 6 (17.14%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) Retail
4 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.14%) Data Extraction
5 5 (14.29%) Data Integration
5 5 (14.29%) Oracle
5 5 (14.29%) C#
5 5 (14.29%) Windows
5 5 (14.29%) LDAP
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 5 (14.29%) REST
6 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
6 4 (11.43%) BDD
6 4 (11.43%) SDLC
6 4 (11.43%) Test Planning
6 4 (11.43%) ISEB
6 4 (11.43%) Validation
6 4 (11.43%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) Change Management
6 4 (11.43%) ETL

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.86%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) LDAP
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.57%) SAP BW
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
1 4 (11.43%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 3 (8.57%) Front Office
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Data Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) ETL Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Project Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) SOAP
1 6 (17.14%) XML
2 5 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (5.71%) BAPI
3 2 (5.71%) SAP BSP
3 2 (5.71%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (5.71%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (5.71%) SAPUI5
3 2 (5.71%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.86%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.86%) RESTful
4 1 (2.86%) SAML
4 1 (2.86%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Smart Meter
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Video on Demand
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Robotics
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) CentOS
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (17.14%) Business Transformation
1 6 (17.14%) Data Extraction
1 6 (17.14%) ERP
2 5 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 4 (11.43%) BDD
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Change Management
3 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Data Entry
3 4 (11.43%) ETL
3 4 (11.43%) Scrum
3 4 (11.43%) SDLC
3 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
3 4 (11.43%) TDD
3 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (11.43%) Test Planning
3 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (11.43%) Validation
4 3 (8.57%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.57%) ABAP
5 2 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) SAPscript
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
1 2 (5.71%) KVM
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) Xen
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Ariba
5 1 (2.86%) HP
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