The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 66 60 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Contract jobs citing Billing 1 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% 1.32% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.40% 3.23% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 3
Median daily rate - £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+73.91% +4.54%
Billing
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
249 464 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.16% 40.74% 37.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 309 162
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 36
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.84 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.86% -11.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Billing
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Billing.

1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality