The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 61 69
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.13% 0.45% 0.48%
As % of the General category 0.32% 0.96% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £352 £250 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.80% -13.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £16.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +153.73% +19.64%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 315 312 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 42.28% 46.50% 41.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 252 266
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £251 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 0
Median hourly rate £9.08 £11.12 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.37% -  
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 Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Milton Keynes

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Retail

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix