The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 23 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Back Office 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.38% 1.90% 1.80%
As % of the General category 3.70% 5.36% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £413 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 - £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
General Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54 56 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 37.24% 35.44% 42.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 20
Average daily rate £311 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Back Office
West Yorkshire

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Back Office
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) OLTP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) OLTP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB