The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank - - 24
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax - - 0.58%
As % of the General category - - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +23.07% -12.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.48 £22.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +66.55% +73.07%  

Back Office is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 56 78 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 75.68% 83.87% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 67 101
Median daily rate £388 £360 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.63% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £455 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Back Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Halifax

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Halifax