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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 62 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Billing 10 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.29% 0.81% 1.87%
As % of the General category 4.00% 2.34% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Median daily rate £450 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £364 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £420 £360
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.24 £12.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-18.12% -
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
250 256 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.26% 34.69% 32.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 180 138
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £37.00 £15.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.70% -91.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 7 (46.67%) Finance
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) SAP PM
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Unix
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) Law
4 3 (20.00%) LIMS
4 3 (20.00%) EDI
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) LSMW
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) Publishing
4 3 (20.00%) Logistics
4 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (20.00%) ABAP
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Demand Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF

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 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) SAP PM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) LSMW
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Law
3 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (20.00%) Publishing
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) SAP PM Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) EDI
2 1 (6.67%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) LIMS
3 1 (6.67%) CMDB
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Solaris
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Demand Management
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Logistics
3 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) EMC
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow