Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 24 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 95 97
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -17
Contract jobs citing Back Office 9 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.74% 1.35% 0.91%
As % of the General category 2.83% 4.59% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 7
Oxfordshire median daily rate £250 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +7.14% -19.08%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £238
90th Percentile £575 £681 £743
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £16.50
South East median hourly rate £15.23 £11.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +38.45% -35.29% +33.33%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 318 370 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 25.98% 29.32% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 295 273
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £275 £273 £264
90th Percentile £575 £556 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £33.75 £36.50 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.53% +119.05% -17.16%
10th Percentile £13.83 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.63 £39.75 £39.38
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +32.35%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Oxfordshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -12 7 £225 -30.77%
Kidlington - 1 £550 -
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Programme Management
4 5 (55.56%) Test Management
5 4 (44.44%) Publishing
5 4 (44.44%) CRM
5 4 (44.44%) Billing
5 4 (44.44%) Product Management
6 3 (33.33%) Quote-to-Cash
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team Management
7 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
8 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
8 1 (11.11%) PMO
8 1 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (11.11%) Service Design
8 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
8 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
8 1 (11.11%) Office 365
8 1 (11.11%) Analytics
8 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 1 (11.11%) Time Management
8 1 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) Change Management

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
General
1 4 (44.44%) Billing
1 4 (44.44%) Publishing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Coordinator
1 5 (55.56%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Product Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Publishing Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Salesforce Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Programme Management
4 5 (55.56%) Test Management
5 4 (44.44%) CRM
5 4 (44.44%) Product Management
6 3 (33.33%) Quote-to-Cash
7 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team Management
8 1 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (11.11%) Analytics
8 1 (11.11%) Change Management
8 1 (11.11%) Contract Management
8 1 (11.11%) ITIL
8 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) Service Design
8 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft