The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 103 100 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -27
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.075% 0.86%
As % of the General category 0.79% 0.28% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Median daily rate £378 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £350 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £350 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% -21.21%
Back Office
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
505 352 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.96% 26.49% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 230 219
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 6 (42.86%) SQL
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VBA
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Process Management
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
4 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Capita
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Objects Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Development Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Development Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) IT Development Manager
2 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
2 3 (21.43%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Business Objects Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Development Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Software Development Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Process Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VBA
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Capita
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) SAP