Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 139 152
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -18
Contract jobs citing Back Office 21 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.69% 0.75% 0.66%
As % of the General category 2.28% 2.47% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 22
West Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £328 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.84% -2.01% -4.29%
Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £335 £333
% change year-on-year -25.37% +0.75% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 923 1095 1439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 30.31% 30.42% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 740 1007
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £251 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year - +3.56% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 39
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +39.88%
10th Percentile £11.72 £10.00 £12.11
90th Percentile £27.50 £21.95 £53.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.74 £14.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year +29.21% -4.57% +11.77%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leeds +3 11 - - 1
Wakefield +3 7 £250 -28.57%
Bradford - 3 £225 -
Back Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
1 8 (38.10%) GDPR
2 7 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) SMS
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) BPMN
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (14.29%) ERP
6 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (9.52%) B2B
7 2 (9.52%) SLA
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.52%) Electronics
7 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Huawei
7 2 (9.52%) Logistics
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (9.52%) Virgin Media
7 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management

Back Office
Co-occurring 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 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
2 2 (9.52%) Logistics Coordinator
2 2 (9.52%) Logistics Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Supply Chain Coordinator
2 2 (9.52%) Supply Chain Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Compliance Officer
3 1 (4.76%) CRM Manager
3 1 (4.76%) CRM Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (4.76%) Developer
3 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
3 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Information Governance
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 6 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) BPMN
3 3 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) B2B
4 2 (9.52%) Logistics
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.76%) Internal Audit
5 1 (4.76%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) GDPR
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Huawei
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Virgin Media
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.76%) Siebel