The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 80 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Contract jobs citing Back Office 11 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.78% 0.66% 0.23%
As % of the General category 2.43% 1.80% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 3
Median daily rate £340 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.46% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +71.87%

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

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
453 721 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.92% 36.60% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 490 440
Median daily rate £404 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 11
Median hourly rate £13.55 £45.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.22% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £15.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.42 £50.50 £35.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 11 £340 -9.46% 3
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 9 (45.00%) C#
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (35.00%) SignalR
3 7 (35.00%) Grunt
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) gulp
4 6 (30.00%) Sass
4 6 (30.00%) LESS
4 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (25.00%) Angular 2
5 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
5 5 (25.00%) Splunk
5 5 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 5 (25.00%) Grafana
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 5 (25.00%) Finance
5 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (25.00%) VMware Server
5 5 (25.00%) SAN

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Grunt
2 6 (30.00%) gulp
2 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (25.00%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Support Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Technician
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Technician
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (35.00%) SignalR
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) LESS
4 6 (30.00%) Sass
5 5 (25.00%) Angular 2
6 4 (20.00%) RxJS
7 2 (10.00%) MSMQ
7 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (5.00%) HTML
8 1 (5.00%) jQuery
8 1 (5.00%) NHibernate
8 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) CentOS
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (5.00%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) SOLID
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Grafana
1 5 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Splunk
1 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Sage
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft