The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Billing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 2.56% - -
As % of the General category 12.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £505 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £356
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -37.83%
Billing
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

General Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 20.51% 15.22% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Average daily rate £375 £285 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -27.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £162 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Billing across the Bedford region.

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Billing
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Patient Records

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP