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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 96 106 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -40
Contract jobs citing Back Office 6 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.44% 0.37% 0.91%
As % of the General category 1.58% 1.44% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £263 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.25% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £375 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £456 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £19.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +60.41%
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
380 416 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.60% 25.41% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 263 159
Median daily rate £406 £378 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% +4.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Ubuntu
1 8 (47.06%) CentOS
1 8 (47.06%) Splunk
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Workflow
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) SignalR
4 4 (23.53%) NHibernate
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) Nagios
5 3 (17.65%) SAN
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) VMware Server
5 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 3 (17.65%) Grafana
5 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework

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 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Games
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Support Technician
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Technician
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Support Technician
4 3 (17.65%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Agile C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu Technician
6 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) NHibernate
2 4 (23.53%) SignalR
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
4 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) CentOS
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Service Management
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) Workflow
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
4 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (11.76%) DBS Check
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Grafana
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Splunk
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft