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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
England / Yorkshire
Rank 113 128 121
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7  
Contract jobs citing Back Office 13 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.25% 0.53%
As % of the General category 2.06% 0.79% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Median daily rate £328 £425 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.94% +23.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £468 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £325 £373
% change year-on-year +20.00% -12.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £10.50
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 632 891 863
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.67% 31.78% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 619 546
Median daily rate £423 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.62% +5.96%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.25 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.84% -42.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £9.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.89 £40.55 £38.80
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 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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 23 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
West Yorkshire +6 7 £330 -13.44% 4
South Yorkshire +6 4 £325 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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

1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) MVC
4 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 10 (38.46%) Grunt
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
5 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
5 9 (34.62%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 8 (30.77%) gulp
6 8 (30.77%) Sass
6 8 (30.77%) LESS
6 8 (30.77%) SignalR
7 7 (26.92%) Jasmine
7 7 (26.92%) TypeScript
8 6 (23.08%) Angular 2
9 5 (19.23%) RxJS
9 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
10 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 4 (15.38%) Retail
10 4 (15.38%) Finance
11 3 (11.54%) VMware
11 3 (11.54%) Windows

Back Office
Top Related 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 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DHCP
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) LDAP
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Grunt
2 8 (30.77%) gulp
2 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 7 (26.92%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
2 1 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Angular Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
3 9 (34.62%) Entity Framework
4 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 8 (30.77%) LESS
4 8 (30.77%) Sass
4 8 (30.77%) SignalR
5 6 (23.08%) Angular 2
6 5 (19.23%) RxJS
7 1 (3.85%) MSMQ
7 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) EPoS
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) MVC
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) ERP
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (3.85%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (3.85%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
4 1 (3.85%) Process Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) Prototyping
4 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
4 1 (3.85%) SOLID
4 1 (3.85%) User Stories
4 1 (3.85%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) ISEB
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Server
1 2 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Grafana
1 2 (7.69%) Nagios
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 2 (7.69%) Dell
2 2 (7.69%) F5
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) NetApp
2 2 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) Apple
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
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