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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 98 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing Back Office 10 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 0.65% 0.44%
As % of the General category 2.35% 2.39% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 3
Median daily rate £350 £326 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -23.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £233 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £335 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+19.64% -15.15%
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
426 419 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.74% 27.42% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 303 239
Median daily rate £400 £365 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.04 £13.63 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £107.80 £30.50 £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (33.33%) CentOS
2 5 (33.33%) Splunk
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Process Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) NHibernate
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (13.33%) SignalR
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) MS Access
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Technician
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Support Technician
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu Technician
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) NHibernate
3 2 (13.33%) SignalR
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) CentOS
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Service Management
2 5 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
3 2 (13.33%) Process Management
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C++
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle