The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 54 44 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Billing 6 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.85% 2.06% 0.54%
As % of the General category 2.37% 6.39% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
Average daily rate
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£420 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £361
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -41.37%
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West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
253 219 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.84% 32.30% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 136 104
Average daily rate £375 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £34.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.07% +6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £32.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £36.10 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.11
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Birmingham region.

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Cerner
2 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) ABAP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SNOMED CT
2 2 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 2 (16.67%) Informatics
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) R
3 1 (8.33%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) Verint
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mart
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) QlikView
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Informatics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Bioinformatics
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Database Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Cash Management
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) ABAP
1 2 (16.67%) Python
1 2 (16.67%) R
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SNOMED CT
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
1 2 (16.67%) Cerner
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Verint
2 1 (8.33%) Intel
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya