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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 55 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Billing 6 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.77% 3.66% -
As % of the General category 2.48% 10.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.01% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.60% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £34.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-63.97% +91.57%
Billing
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
242 201 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.15% 35.02% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 120 83
Average daily rate £385 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £168 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
Average hourly rate £6.84 £10.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.60% -72.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.38 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+0.55% -18.63%

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 1 April 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 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Bioinformatics
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) SAS
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Cerner
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Informatics
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) SNOMED CT
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
1 2 (22.22%) Health Informatics
1 2 (22.22%) R
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Verint
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
2 1 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (22.22%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) QlikView
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Informatics
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
1 2 (22.22%) Health Informatics
2 1 (11.11%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Bioinformatics
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) R
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cerner
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Verint
2 1 (11.11%) Intel
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP