The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 119 134 110
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Contract jobs citing Back Office 22 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.51% 0.55%
As % of the General category 2.31% 1.65% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 9
Median daily rate £350 £329 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £186 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £384 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+19.64% -15.15%
Back Office
England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
953 911 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 34.18% 30.90% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 651 556
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +62.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £7.22 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £159.00 £25.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Back Office Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Back Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Back Office across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Back Office Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Back Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Back Office Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire -4 15 £350 +7.69% 11
South Yorkshire - 4 £380 - 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £319 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) .NET
3 9 (30.00%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) ITIL
5 7 (23.33%) MVC
5 7 (23.33%) jQuery
5 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (20.00%) Service Management
6 6 (20.00%) Finance
6 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (16.67%) VBA
7 5 (16.67%) Linux
7 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) Splunk
7 5 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
7 5 (16.67%) CentOS
7 5 (16.67%) Workflow
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (3.33%) Confluence
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Broadband
1 1 (3.33%) DHCP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Technician
4 4 (13.33%) Support Technician
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Support Technician
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) jQuery
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (13.33%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) NHibernate
6 3 (10.00%) SignalR
6 3 (10.00%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) CentOS
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
1 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) Service Management
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Workflow
5 4 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) Data Validation
7 2 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (6.67%) Database Optimisation
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.67%) Process Management
7 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.33%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (3.33%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.67%) VBA
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.67%) CCIE
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) DBS Check
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Splunk
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle