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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 39 47 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 -5  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.84% 0.20% 0.83%
As % of the General category 3.41% 0.64% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £278 £350 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.71% -19.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £350 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £350 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.48 £22.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +66.55% +73.07%  

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 88 156 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 24.72% 31.90% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 97 44
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.88 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Back Office in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Nottingham

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Acrobat

Back Office
Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Kofax