The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cardiff region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 43 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs citing Billing 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.84% 0.60% 0.57%
As % of the General category 2.08% 1.22% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £225 £235 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -44.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +11.73%
General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
144 82 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 40.11% 49.40% 55.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 63 66
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £306 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Billing
South Wales

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Billing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) V-Model
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago