The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 44 43
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.64% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the General category 5.88% 1.53% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £223 £290 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.27% -25.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £219 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £370 £461
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 Nottingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 102 131 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 27.87% 28.92% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 99 114
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £265 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £648 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £18.09 £16.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -50.00%  
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 Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Nottingham

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Nottingham

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Nottingham over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in Nottingham

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Polycom
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Doctrine
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Polycom
3 1 (11.11%) Zend