The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 43 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Back Office 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.42% - 2.64%
As % of the General category 4.86% - 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Median daily rate £373 - £305
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +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
South Yorkshire

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

General Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
144 100 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.21% 23.09% 36.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 70 59
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £533 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.75 £12.35 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Back Office
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 7 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 7 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 7 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 7 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (85.71%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) Data Validation
2 6 (85.71%) VBA
2 6 (85.71%) Validation
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 7 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 7 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 7 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (85.71%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Data Validation
2 6 (85.71%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (85.71%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (85.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland