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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 98 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Contract jobs citing Back Office 7 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.58% 0.40%
As % of the General category 1.44% 2.20% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £330 £323 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% -24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £198 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £343 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £356 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
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
486 363 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 31.99% 26.29% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 244 244
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £274 £225
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 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

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
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 31 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 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (18.75%) VBA
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) Process Management
4 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CentOS
4 3 (18.75%) Splunk
5 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Data Quality

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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Business Objects Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Business Objects Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Development Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
2 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
2 2 (12.50%) SignalR
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) CentOS
2 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Process Management
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
2 3 (18.75%) VBA
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Splunk
3 2 (12.50%) Capita
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft