The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Yorkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 106 106 121
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing Back Office 9 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.71% 0.31%
As % of the General category 1.16% 2.17% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 6
Average daily rate
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£345 £375 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £358 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £505 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.05 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-16.02% -32.55%
General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
779 690 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.22% 32.87% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 536 405 498
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 11
Average hourly rate £12.75 £19.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.89% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.55 £44.97 £20.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
Back Office
England

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Back Office across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
West Yorkshire -3 9 £345 -8.00% 4
East Yorkshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 15 (34.09%) .NET
3 13 (29.55%) Web Services
4 11 (25.00%) C#
4 11 (25.00%) Finance
5 9 (20.45%) SQL
6 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 8 (18.18%) Kanban
7 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (15.91%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Web Development
7 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
7 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
7 7 (15.91%) NHS
8 6 (13.64%) Epicor
8 6 (13.64%) Front Office
8 6 (13.64%) CRM
9 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (11.36%) ERP
9 5 (11.36%) VB
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle
9 5 (11.36%) Scrum
9 5 (11.36%) Data Management
10 4 (9.09%) Banking
10 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP CO
1 2 (4.55%) SAP ECC
1 2 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) ProC
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Front Office
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (6.82%) Retail
5 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Business Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) SQL Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) VB Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) VB6 Developer
7 2 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Forecast Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.27%) Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 13 (29.55%) Web Services
3 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.82%) SOAP
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (4.55%) EDI
7 1 (2.27%) CSS
7 1 (2.27%) XML
7 1 (2.27%) XSD
7 1 (2.27%) XSLT
7 1 (2.27%) WCF
7 1 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) NHS
2 3 (6.82%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (6.82%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Kanban
2 7 (15.91%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.91%) Automated Testing
2 7 (15.91%) Web Development
3 6 (13.64%) CRM
4 5 (11.36%) ERP
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Data Management
5 3 (6.82%) ETL
5 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.82%) WFM
5 3 (6.82%) Information Management
5 3 (6.82%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Procure-to-pay
6 2 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (20.45%) SQL
3 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) VB
5 3 (6.82%) Erlang
5 3 (6.82%) VB6
5 3 (6.82%) Ruby
6 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Epicor
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 2 (4.55%) Avaya
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £325 - £355 per day
Posted: 7 days ago