Period
to 15 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Back Office Engineer was £268 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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 Engineer
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 623 624 629
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Back Office Engineer 12 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% 0.006% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.007% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
London median daily rate £268 - -
England median daily rate £268 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44,026 45,084 42,317
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.93% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,811 32,743 30,060
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £299
90th Percentile £675 £669 £638
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 557 572
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.26% +2.93%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +0.11%

Back Office Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Back Office Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office Engineer in London

Back Office Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office Engineer in London

Back Office Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office Engineer in London

Back Office Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, Back Office Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Back Office Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Back Office
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Law
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (50.00%) Network Design
2 6 (50.00%) Speakerbus
2 6 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 6 (50.00%) Time Management
2 6 (50.00%) Wallstreet Suite
2 6 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Eikon
2 6 (50.00%) FactSet
2 6 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
2 6 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) SLA
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (50.00%) Reuters
2 6 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 6 (50.00%) BCP
2 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (50.00%) Sony
2 6 (50.00%) Service Management

Back Office Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 6 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) Value-Added Service
General
1 12 (100.00%) Back Office
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) BCP
1 6 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (50.00%) Fault Management
1 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
1 6 (50.00%) Network Design
1 6 (50.00%) Service Management
1 6 (50.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 6 (50.00%) FactSet
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Reuters
1 6 (50.00%) Sony
1 6 (50.00%) Speakerbus
1 6 (50.00%) Wallstreet Suite