Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 20 November 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +37
Contract jobs citing Back Office 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.15% 0.74% -
As % of the General category 0.44% 2.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Sheffield median daily rate - £373 -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £403 £380 £225
% change year-on-year +5.92% +68.89% -29.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 229 298 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 34.28% 31.43% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 198 140
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £267 £297 £213
90th Percentile £602 £575 £563
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +9.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Sheffield median hourly rate - £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.57% +12.00%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.63 £14.37 £13.18
% change year-on-year -12.14% +9.01% +5.46%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing Back Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Sheffield

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Sheffield

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media