Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 91 79
Rank change year-on-year +19 -12 -14
Contract jobs citing Back Office 28 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.48% 0.19% 0.80%
As % of the General category 9.96% 1.02% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 8
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.13% -1.54%
10th Percentile £321 £406 £360
90th Percentile £544 £419 £475
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Sussex median hourly rate - - £10.00
South East median hourly rate - £15.23 £11.00
% change year-on-year - +38.45% -35.29%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 281 196 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.91% 18.74% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 120 197
West Sussex median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% - -
10th Percentile £213 £238 £262
90th Percentile £571 £509 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £402
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.85% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 26
West Sussex median hourly rate £50.00 £24.51 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +104.00% -27.91% +112.50%
10th Percentile £17.00 £16.93 £12.79
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.73 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +62.50% -20.00% +11.11%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in West Sussex

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in West Sussex

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in West Sussex over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in West Sussex

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in West Sussex

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Crawley +16 14 £413 -
Gatwick - 7 £538 -
East Grinstead - 3 £341 -
Horsham - 2 - - 5
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 17 (60.71%) Windows
1 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
2 15 (53.57%) IBM
3 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 13 (46.43%) Data Centre
5 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
5 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 11 (39.29%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) C#
6 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 10 (35.71%) DevOps
7 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (32.14%) Citrix
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 9 (32.14%) ITIL
7 9 (32.14%) XenApp
8 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
8 8 (28.57%) Business Development
8 8 (28.57%) JIRA
8 8 (28.57%) Online Betting
8 8 (28.57%) HP
8 8 (28.57%) Quality Management
9 7 (25.00%) Security Management
9 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 7 (25.00%) CISA
9 7 (25.00%) CISM
9 7 (25.00%) ISA Server
9 7 (25.00%) CISSP

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 7 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) EPiServer
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.57%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) NFC
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) DTS
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.71%) Redis
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (28.57%) JIRA
3 7 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (10.71%) ReSharper
4 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Online Betting
3 7 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (32.14%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 9 (32.14%) Citrix Support
2 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure Support
3 8 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Architect
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Payments Architect
4 7 (25.00%) Security Architect
5 6 (21.43%) DBA
5 6 (21.43%) Production DBA
5 6 (21.43%) SQL DBA
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) HTML5
2 3 (10.71%) jQuery
2 3 (10.71%) Sass
3 2 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Data Centre
2 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (25.00%) Driving Licence
3 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 6 (21.43%) Reinsurance
5 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
1 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Waterfall
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps
3 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (32.14%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) Business Development
4 8 (28.57%) Quality Management
5 7 (25.00%) Data Privacy
5 7 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (25.00%) Dynamic Code Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) Fuzz Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Information Security
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 7 (25.00%) Security Management
5 7 (25.00%) Security Testing
5 7 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (21.43%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 7 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) VBScript
5 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 7 (25.00%) CCSP
1 7 (25.00%) CISA
1 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (25.00%) CISM
1 7 (25.00%) CISSP
1 7 (25.00%) CLAS
1 7 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
1 7 (25.00%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) GDPR
1 7 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
1 7 (25.00%) ISO 22301
1 7 (25.00%) ISO 31000
1 7 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 7 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (3.57%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) XenApp
3 7 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 7 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Nessus
1 7 (25.00%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) IBM
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 8 (28.57%) HP
5 7 (25.00%) ArcSight
5 7 (25.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 7 (25.00%) Centrify
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 7 (25.00%) Google
5 7 (25.00%) Imperva
5 7 (25.00%) McAfee
5 7 (25.00%) Okta
5 7 (25.00%) Oracle
5 7 (25.00%) Qualys
5 7 (25.00%) Splunk
5 7 (25.00%) Trend Micro
5 7 (25.00%) Tripwire
6 3 (10.71%) VMware
7 1 (3.57%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (3.57%) Pega