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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 133 127
Rank change year-on-year +28 -6  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 16 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the General category 2.68% 1.46% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 14
Median daily rate £325 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £288 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £424 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +150.00% +13.33%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 597 960 900
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.67% 34.38% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 705 638
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 18
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.72% -51.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £11.60 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.63 £78.80 £152.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 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
South Yorkshire - 9 £338 - 1
West Yorkshire +17 7 £246 -29.64% 4
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 8 (26.67%) Finance
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
2 6 (20.00%) IBM
2 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) LDAP
2 6 (20.00%) DHCP
2 6 (20.00%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) HP
2 6 (20.00%) Dell
2 6 (20.00%) NetApp
2 6 (20.00%) XenApp
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (20.00%) F5
2 6 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
3 5 (16.67%) TDD
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.67%) SLA
3 5 (16.67%) MVC
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Retail
4 4 (13.33%) Java

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:

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) DHCP
1 6 (20.00%) DNS
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
1 6 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Grunt
2 2 (6.67%) gulp
2 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Electronics
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Billing
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Coordinator
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Project Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (10.00%) Node.js
4 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 2 (6.67%) LESS
4 2 (6.67%) Sass
4 2 (6.67%) SignalR
5 1 (3.33%) Angular 2
5 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
5 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.33%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.67%) EPoS
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.67%) MVC
2 5 (16.67%) TDD
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps
3 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Logistics
4 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) B2B
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) ERP
6 1 (3.33%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) Process Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) SDET
6 1 (3.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C#
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) Scala
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Cisco
1 6 (20.00%) Dell
1 6 (20.00%) F5
1 6 (20.00%) HP
1 6 (20.00%) IBM
1 6 (20.00%) NetApp
2 3 (10.00%) Huawei
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Virgin Media
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Xamarin