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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 43 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Billing 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.91% 0.55% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £505 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+124.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £366
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.07%
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
East of England

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
110 181 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 33.64% 45.71% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 134 96
Average daily rate £450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £339 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 2
Average hourly rate £39.29 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £32.50 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 1 £505 -
Billing
East of England

Billing
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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