Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 162 183
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21 -35
Contract jobs citing Back Office 26 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.71% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.97% 2.34% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 27
Yorkshire median daily rate £250 £335 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.37% - +3.08%
10th Percentile £216 £218 £193
90th Percentile £479 £433 £420
England median daily rate £515 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +21.18% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -
England median hourly rate £33.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +103.03% -2.94% -4.23%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1321 1622 1937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.10% 30.13% 31.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 922 1102 1347
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £261 £268 £260
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 36 66
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.74 £14.50 £15.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.21% -4.57% +11.77%
10th Percentile £10.79 £10.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £36.25 £35.98 £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Back Office in Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Back Office in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Back Office in Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Back Office in Yorkshire

Back Office
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Yorkshire +11 21 £250 -23.84% 2
South Yorkshire +13 3 £403 +5.92%
Back Office
England

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
2 9 (34.62%) GDPR
3 8 (30.77%) Information Governance
4 7 (26.92%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Financial Modelling
6 5 (19.23%) SMS
6 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
7 4 (15.38%) ERP
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (11.54%) Huawei
8 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (11.54%) SLA
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.54%) BPMN
8 3 (11.54%) Virgin Media
8 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
9 2 (7.69%) Logistics
9 2 (7.69%) SAP
9 2 (7.69%) Migration
9 2 (7.69%) B2B
9 2 (7.69%) Electronics
9 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.85%) Retail

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SMS
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
1 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 2 (7.69%) Compliance Officer
2 2 (7.69%) Coordinator
2 2 (7.69%) Logistics Coordinator
2 2 (7.69%) Logistics Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Supply Chain Coordinator
2 2 (7.69%) Supply Chain Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) CRM Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (3.85%) Developer
3 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Manager
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Programme Manager
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Information Governance
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 6 (23.08%) Financial Modelling
3 4 (15.38%) ERP
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) BPMN
5 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 2 (7.69%) Logistics
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Internal Audit
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) CISM
2 1 (3.85%) CISSP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Postgraduate
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) GDPR
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Huawei
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.54%) Virgin Media
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) Epicor
3 1 (3.85%) F5
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Infor
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Siebel
3 1 (3.85%) VMware