Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 70 72
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -15
Contract jobs citing Back Office 7 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.96% 1.95% 0.44%
As % of the General category 3.95% 6.19% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 3
Oxford median daily rate £225 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.77% +8.33% -44.19%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £176
90th Percentile £515 £685 £840
Oxfordshire median daily rate £250 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -33.33% +7.14% -19.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £16.50

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 Oxford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 177 226 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 24.25% 31.48% 23.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 187 140
Oxford median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% -8.33%
10th Percentile £275 £212 £230
90th Percentile £575 £543 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £473 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.00% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Oxford median hourly rate £29.17 £25.44 £22.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.65% +14.78% +16.64%
10th Percentile £13.14 £12.91 £13.35
90th Percentile £46.38 £37.03 £42.63
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £33.75 £36.50 £16.66
% change year-on-year -7.53% +119.05% -17.16%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Oxford

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Oxford

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in Oxford

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) Test Management
3 4 (57.14%) Billing
4 3 (42.86%) Product Management
5 2 (28.57%) Publishing
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) PMP
6 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
6 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (14.29%) Quote-to-Cash
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) Service Design
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
6 1 (14.29%) PMO
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
General
1 4 (57.14%) Billing
2 2 (28.57%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Coordinator
1 5 (71.43%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Salesforce Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) Programme Management
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Product Management
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Quote-to-Cash
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Service Design
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com