Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 20 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 > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 102 109
Rank change year-on-year -24 +7 -9
Contract jobs citing Back Office 19 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.69% 1.26% 1.35%
As % of the General category 1.84% 3.70% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 16
Surrey median daily rate £450 £380 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +16.03% -12.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £263
90th Percentile £648 £575 £503
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Surrey median hourly rate £13.54 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.09% - -
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 Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1030 784 931
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 37.36% 34.10% 33.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 495 545
Surrey median daily rate £450 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 44 22
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £34.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -6.21% +23.93%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.08 £14.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.50 £52.13
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 Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Surrey

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Surrey

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in Surrey

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Surrey

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 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
Staines - 3 £475 -
Redhill -14 2 £425 +3.03%
Epsom -15 2 £525 -
Cobham - 2 £275 -
Caterham - 2 £425 -
Chertsey - 1 £285 -
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
4 4 (21.05%) BPR
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
4 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Front Office
5 3 (15.79%) Windows
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (15.79%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) Office 365
5 3 (15.79%) IBM Blueworks
5 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (10.53%) Workday
6 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (10.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (10.53%) SaaS
6 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) IBM Blueworks
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (10.53%) RTP
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Power BI
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Front Office
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Integration Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Migration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ERP Manager
3 2 (10.53%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Integration Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Mac Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) BPR
2 4 (21.05%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Coaching
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ACSA
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Workday
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) hybris
4 1 (5.26%) Vermilion