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 3 months to 29 June 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 > West Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 70 55
Rank change year-on-year +13 -15  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.60% 1.09% 1.28%
As % of the General category 2.59% 5.37% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
West Sussex median daily rate £375 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
10th Percentile £359 £390 £363
90th Percentile £413 £439 £461
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £389
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £11.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - -31.25%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 116 149 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 23.25% 20.27% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 137 103
West Sussex median daily rate £414 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% -  
10th Percentile £301 £215 £308
90th Percentile £519 £520 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
West Sussex median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +77.41%  
10th Percentile £18.10 £14.25 £8.75
90th Percentile £46.75 £44.50 £47.35
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £22.35 £21.00
% change year-on-year -10.51% +6.42%  

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 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Grinstead -3 3 £375 +5.63%
Back Office
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 11 (68.75%) C#
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) CMS
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
3 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
3 9 (56.25%) Redis
3 9 (56.25%) Sass
3 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
4 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
4 7 (43.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (43.75%) REST
4 7 (43.75%) SOAP
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (31.25%) Google Maps API
6 5 (31.25%) Google
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) API Development
7 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Waterfall

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 9 (56.25%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) EPiServer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) MPLS
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) NoSQL
1 9 (56.25%) Redis
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) DTS
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (43.75%) TeamCity
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (12.50%) ReSharper
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
3 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (12.50%) CMS Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Network Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (12.50%) WPF Developer
7 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Network Services Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support
7 1 (6.25%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) jQuery
2 9 (56.25%) Sass
3 7 (43.75%) REST
3 7 (43.75%) SOAP
3 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) Google Maps API
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) WinForms
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) BYOD
3 1 (6.25%) iSeries
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 4 (25.00%) API Development
2 4 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (12.50%) Kanban
4 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum-ban
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 2 (12.50%) PMBOK
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec