Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 195 151
Rank change year-on-year +42 -44 +36
Contract jobs citing Back Office 17 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.20% 0.77%
As % of the General category 1.11% 0.64% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 21
Yorkshire median daily rate £316 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.02% -4.62% -5.80%
10th Percentile £140 £164 £213
90th Percentile £606 £538 £388
England median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £25.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £31.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year -35.48% -21.52% +135.82%

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 1,537 1,569 1,504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 38.03% 31.22% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,040 1,007 981
Yorkshire median daily rate £439 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.36% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £265 £268 £263
90th Percentile £576 £550 £556
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 70 47
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.70 £17.41 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +20.07% -
10th Percentile £12.83 £10.68 £9.62
90th Percentile £37.34 £43.25 £36.80
England median hourly rate £22.67 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +0.73% - +8.17%

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 18 September 2019.

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 18 September 2019. 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 +39 12 £438 +15.13% 6
South Yorkshire -12 5 £140 -73.33%
Back Office
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Azure
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Core
5 3 (17.65%) Cosmos DB
5 3 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (17.65%) Office 365
5 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
5 3 (17.65%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) Online Games
6 2 (11.76%) Online Betting
6 2 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Games
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (11.76%) SaaS
6 2 (11.76%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) Basecamp
6 2 (11.76%) SAP MDG

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 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP MDG
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Basecamp
3 2 (11.76%) SaaS
4 1 (5.88%) AWS
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Flow
4 1 (5.88%) Power Platform
4 1 (5.88%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Cosmos DB
1 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Power BI
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Games
2 2 (11.76%) Online Betting
3 1 (5.88%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Rollout Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Cutover Manager
3 2 (11.76%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Developer
4 1 (5.88%) HR Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Cutover Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Core
2 3 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Online Games
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (11.76%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Task Automation
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCA
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCITP
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) VMware NSX
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (5.88%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
3 1 (5.88%) Veeam
3 1 (5.88%) VMware