The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 34 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.89% 1.10% 1.32%
As % of the General category 2.94% 3.67% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
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£275 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £33.75 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-52.59% -
Back Office
Yorkshire

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

General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
102 109 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.18% 29.95% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 72 40
Average daily rate £375 £396 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £33.30 £8.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.46% +293.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 3 £275 -45.00%
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Top 29 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) CESG

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) SonicWALL
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
South Yorkshire
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