Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 17 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 37 48
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 +6
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.01% 1.89% 0.20%
As % of the General category 3.06% 4.69% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Slough median daily rate - £225 -
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £250 £413
% change year-on-year +75.00% -39.43% +83.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £13.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £13.00

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 Slough with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 98 128 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 32.89% 40.25% 41.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 82 134
Slough median daily rate £450 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +6.62% -9.33%
10th Percentile £263 £214 £204
90th Percentile £600 £475 £472
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Slough median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% -36.13% +147.92%
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -22.22% +31.39%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Slough

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Slough

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 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 Slough region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Canon

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Symantec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Canon
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) Polycom
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Kofax
3 1 (33.33%) LANDesk