Period
to 28 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 90 94
Rank change year-on-year +22 +4 -16
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 5 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.38% 0.069%
As % of the General category 0.32% 0.91% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -37.50% +142.42%
East of England median daily rate £650 £275 £425
% change year-on-year +136.36% -35.29% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 317 551 569
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 38.94% 41.58% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 288 274
Median daily rate £425 £460 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.61% +11.52% -2.94%
10th Percentile £213 £320 £213
90th Percentile £588 £588 £588
East of England median daily rate £425 £475 £463
% change year-on-year -10.53% +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 44
Median hourly rate £22.82 £17.22 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.56% -1.63% -2.78%
10th Percentile £14.50 £12.25 £11.88
90th Percentile £61.25 £45.80 £42.00
Median hourly rate £17.71 £20.00 £17.88
% change year-on-year -11.45% +11.89% -42.80%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Hertfordshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Back Office in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Back Office in Hertfordshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Back Office in Hertfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Back Office in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Architecture Roadmap

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Migration Architect
1 1 (100.00%) SOA Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Architecture Roadmap
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) VB