The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Leicestershire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.12% - -
As % of the General category 4.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £185 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
General Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
99 56 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 27.81% 25.34% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 27 37
Average daily rate £325 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.39% -21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.19 £14.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.80 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Back Office
East Midlands

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 2 - - 1
Back Office
East Midlands

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) DTS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Capita
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle