The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - 0.65%
As % of the General category - - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £325 £390
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.25 £27.50 £9.10
% change year-on-year
-33.63% +202.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

General Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 77 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 76.47% 81.05% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 66 115
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Halifax