The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 59 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Billing 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 0.23% 0.48%
As % of the General category 2.49% 0.69% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Median daily rate £368 £351 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -17.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £378 £364
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Billing
South West

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

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
281 290 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 33.53% 33.45% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 213 190
Median daily rate £356 £398 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +9.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +25.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £18.82 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Billing.

1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (45.45%) CRM
2 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 7 (31.82%) Degree
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Management
5 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000
6 5 (22.73%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) IBM Notes
6 5 (22.73%) IBM Domino
6 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 5 (22.73%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) WAN
6 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
6 5 (22.73%) SLA
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) Adobe
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) Dell
6 5 (22.73%) Citrix
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (22.73%) Lotus
6 5 (22.73%) Apple
6 5 (22.73%) Acrobat
6 5 (22.73%) Internet

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (22.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (22.73%) IBM Domino
1 5 (22.73%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.55%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) Skype
1 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
1 5 (22.73%) Unified Communications
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) Broadband
2 1 (4.55%) MVNO
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
1 9 (40.91%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Deskside Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Deskside Support
3 4 (18.18%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Programme Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Frameworx
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
1 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) CRM
3 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
4 6 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) Service Management
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
5 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
5 5 (22.73%) Six Sigma
6 4 (18.18%) EAI
6 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 4 (18.18%) ETL
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
8 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
9 1 (4.55%) Fault Management
9 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Adobe
1 5 (22.73%) Apple
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco
1 5 (22.73%) Citrix
1 5 (22.73%) Dell
1 5 (22.73%) hybris
1 5 (22.73%) Lotus
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
1 5 (22.73%) NEC
1 5 (22.73%) Symantec
2 1 (4.55%) ATG
2 1 (4.55%) Demandware
2 1 (4.55%) SAP