The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 April 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 West / Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 56 54
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.46% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the General category 1.09% 1.46% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £700 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +86.66% +20.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £335 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £820 £395 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £356 £350
% change year-on-year +9.47% +1.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.49 £11.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +139.02% -11.53%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 276 206 291
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 41.88% 31.12% 42.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 153 212
Median daily rate £425 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £39.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.38% +180.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +12.00%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Wiltshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in Wiltshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Wiltshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Swindon - 3 £700 -
Back Office
South West

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Collateral Management
2 1 (33.33%) IFRS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Murex
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Business Solution Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Murex Support
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Collateral Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Murex
1 1 (33.33%) SAP