The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Billing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 31 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Billing 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.17% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the General category 6.59% 1.16% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £505 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.96% +38.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £10.24 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+192.96% -0.09%

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

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
91 86 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.85% 26.71% 34.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 53 113
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £298 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £45.00 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.82% +226.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Luton - 3 £525 -
Dunstable - 1 £530 -
Billing
East of England

Billing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Billing 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Billing.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) Contract Management
3 4 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle EBS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Contract Management
1 4 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle