The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 56 46
Rank change year-on-year +10 -10  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.81% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the General category 6.11% 0.51% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £7.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.49 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +83.25% +15.38%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 131 197 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 29.71% 35.37% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 153 116
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.42 £28.00 £7.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.66% +268.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £28.00 £7.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.28 £28.00 £7.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.72% +16.00%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in South Yorkshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster - 4 £325 - 1
Sheffield - 4 £363 - 2
Back Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) NetApp
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (50.00%) F5
1 4 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) Scala
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Xamarin

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Server Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Process Mapping Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) BPMN
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Process Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) Dell
1 4 (50.00%) F5
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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