The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 25 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.14% - 0.24%
As % of the General category 12.12% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £369 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £325 £373
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Southampton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 66 66 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 25.88% 23.57% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 110
Median daily rate £400 £390 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -29.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £24.50 -
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 Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Southampton

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Southampton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in Southampton

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Southampton

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (63.64%) ERP
2 6 (54.55%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Data Extraction
2 6 (54.55%) SaaS
3 5 (45.45%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) LDAP
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) EPoS
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (9.09%) Selenium
7 1 (9.09%) Release Management
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (9.09%) Software Testing

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) ETL Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Integration Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ERP
2 6 (54.55%) Data Extraction
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
3 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
4 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) Business Transformation
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Validation
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) BDD
7 1 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie