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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 104 98 86
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing Back Office 11 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.40% 0.90%
As % of the General category 1.53% 1.08% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 11
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £290 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £388 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £400 £315
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £10.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+168.29% -63.06%
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 West Yorkshire region.

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
717 649 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.27% 36.75% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 458 365
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 4
Average hourly rate £19.18 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £16.74 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £36.00 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds -4 10 £375 +15.38% 11
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (28.57%) Migration
4 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Degree
5 5 (23.81%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) BusinessObjects XI
5 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (23.81%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (23.81%) VB
5 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) Unix
6 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
6 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
6 4 (19.05%) Coaching
6 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (14.29%) VB6
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (23.81%) BusinessObjects XI
1 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (4.76%) Billing
1 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
3 4 (19.05%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Business Objects Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) IT Development Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Objects Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Software Development Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (9.52%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Migration
3 5 (23.81%) ETL
3 5 (23.81%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Coaching
4 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Project Governance
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Process Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.76%) Logistics
7 1 (4.76%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VB
3 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 3 (14.29%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 3 (14.29%) VB6
5 2 (9.52%) VBA
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCDST
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Capita
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
Leeds
Capita plc
Rate: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car/benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
aap3
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Neg
Posted: 7 days ago