Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 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
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 179 194
Rank change year-on-year +69 +15 -37
Contract jobs citing Back Office 13 16 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.60% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the General category 1.68% 0.97% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 9
Median daily rate £350 £300 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +46.34% -37.88%
10th Percentile £328 £175 £105
90th Percentile £413 £625 £391
England median daily rate £489 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +2.89% -5.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.04 - -
England median hourly rate £17.10 £20.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -16.61% -37.88% +32.00%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 774 1,649 1,449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 35.95% 36.82% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 1,108 969
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -2.44%
10th Percentile £311 £263 £254
90th Percentile £638 £588 £546
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 77 51
Median hourly rate £20.56 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.46% - +34.62%
10th Percentile £13.37 £10.50 £9.59
90th Percentile £40.00 £35.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.93 £22.57
% change year-on-year +17.75% +1.60% +3.77%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Back Office in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Back Office in Yorkshire

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Back Office in Yorkshire.

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 26 May 2020. 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 +56 9 £350 -34.88%
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Handset
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
5 3 (23.08%) Network Design
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing

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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Report Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Change Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Handset
2 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 2000 Server
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Waterfall
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Network Design
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) SAP