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 22 June 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.

Back Office
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Back Office 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax - 2.04% -
As % of the General category - 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% +13.33%  

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 52 111 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 71.23% 75.51% 62.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 93 84
Median daily rate £388 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +12.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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