Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 23 May 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.46% - -
As % of the General category 6.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Worcestershire median daily rate £260 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £320 £324 £400
% change year-on-year -1.16% -19.06% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 29 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 21.17% 24.69% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 25
Worcestershire median daily rate £325 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.45% -11.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £239 £219 £226
90th Percentile £585 £422 £510
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Worcestershire median hourly rate £16.75 £20.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.29% -21.15% -0.95%
10th Percentile £15.00 £18.70 £16.45
90th Percentile £27.88 £21.50 £36.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.40 £23.75 £20.75
% change year-on-year -9.92% +14.46% -28.06%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Worcestershire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Worcestershire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Worcester - 2 £260 -
Back Office
West Midlands

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

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Project Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware