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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 58 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Billing 13 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.68% 0.82% 0.82%
As % of the General category 4.92% 2.24% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
Median daily rate £250 £420 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £364 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £420 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
-13.23% +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.69 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+45.15% -4.16%
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
264 268 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.20% 36.76% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 181 145
Median daily rate £388 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £25.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.55% -15.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 August 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Billing.

1 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Migration
4 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (30.00%) SAP
4 6 (30.00%) Matrix Management
4 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (20.00%) Unix
5 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle
5 4 (20.00%) EMC
5 4 (20.00%) Law
5 4 (20.00%) SAP PM
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Retail
6 3 (15.00%) LSMW
6 3 (15.00%) Logistics
6 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.00%) Publishing
6 3 (15.00%) LIMS
6 3 (15.00%) ABAP
6 3 (15.00%) EDI
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.00%) Demand Management

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP PM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) LSMW
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Law
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.00%) Publishing
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
1 6 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
1 6 (30.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.00%) SAP PM Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Telephony Manager
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) EDI
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (10.00%) LINQ
2 2 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) LIMS
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Solaris
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (30.00%) Matrix Management
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Demand Management
4 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Logistics
4 3 (15.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Case Management
6 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
6 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) ABAP
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Cisco
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) EMC
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow