Period
to 7 June 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 7 June 2020 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
England > North East
6 months to
7 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 63 92 -
Rank change year-on-year +29 - +103
Contract jobs citing Back Office 4 6 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North East 0.67% 0.50% -
As % of the General category 2.25% 2.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% - -
England median daily rate £489 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +2.89% -2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
England median hourly rate £17.10 £20.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -16.61% -33.87% -17.28%

Back Office is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 178 298 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.62% 24.83% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 202 234
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +5.61%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £266
90th Percentile £688 £600 £612
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +60.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £12.77 £12.25 £8.71
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £32.05
Median hourly rate £26.00 £23.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.40% +3.73% +4.65%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in the North East

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Back Office in the North East.

Daily rate trend for Back Office in the North East

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Back Office in the North East.

Hourly rate trend for Back Office in the North East

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 7 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +21 4 £400 +18.52%
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 7 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Payments Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Training Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Wealth Management