Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 18 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 27 37
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10 +3
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.27% 2.20% 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.78% 6.25% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Peterborough median daily rate - £288 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -47.73% +25.71%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £335 £275 £463
% change year-on-year +21.82% -40.54% +6.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Peterborough with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 129 80 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 35.15% 35.24% 39.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 45 57
Peterborough median daily rate £363 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -7.89% +25.62%
10th Percentile £205 £104 £136
90th Percentile £438 £503 £598
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £369 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -1.60% -6.25% +15.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.75 £31.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.65% +133.96% -62.14%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.10 £11.10
90th Percentile £17.33 £45.25 £26.60
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -13.33%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Peterborough

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center