The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 95 107 100
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 7 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.51% 0.31% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.55% 0.90% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
Median daily rate £330 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £282 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% -13.33%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 452 669 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 33.14% 34.90% 36.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 470 422
Median daily rate £413 £395 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.56% +3.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 20
Median hourly rate £22.38 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.11% -62.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.37 £9.00 £17.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.82 £19.35 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in West Yorkshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Leeds +8 5 £340 +0.74% 2
Bradford - 2 £203 - 1
Back Office
Yorkshire

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 11 (55.00%) C#
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (50.00%) Grunt
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
3 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) SignalR
4 8 (40.00%) Sass
4 8 (40.00%) LESS
4 8 (40.00%) gulp
5 7 (35.00%) TypeScript
5 7 (35.00%) Jasmine
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Angular 2
7 5 (25.00%) RxJS
8 4 (20.00%) Retail
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) Degree
10 2 (10.00%) Splunk
10 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (10.00%) Re-Platforming

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Grunt
2 8 (40.00%) gulp
2 8 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (35.00%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Angular Developer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Technician
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) LESS
4 8 (40.00%) Sass
4 8 (40.00%) SignalR
5 6 (30.00%) Angular 2
6 5 (25.00%) RxJS
7 1 (5.00%) MSMQ
7 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) EPoS
1 2 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.00%) CentOS
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (5.00%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) SOLID
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Grafana
1 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Splunk
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Apple
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
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