The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 151 182 171
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Contract jobs citing Billing 11 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.38% 0.65%
As % of the General category 0.60% 0.73% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 23
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £152 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £485 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.28% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -37.83%
Billing
London

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

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1819 2876 3334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.60% 52.48% 53.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1521 2232 2494
Median daily rate £513 £475 £486
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -2.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 36 47
Median hourly rate £18.99 £19.72 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -9.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £41.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 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 City of London region with a requirement for Billing.

1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (25.00%) SOA
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Banking
5 4 (16.67%) Cash Management
5 4 (16.67%) FATCA
5 4 (16.67%) KYC
5 4 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (12.50%) Back Office
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) XML
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) Siebel
6 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) Hyperion
6 3 (12.50%) Revenue Management
6 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (8.33%) Documaker
2 2 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) MS Access
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (70.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Back Office
4 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.17%) General Ledger
5 1 (4.17%) German Language
5 1 (4.17%) Law
5 1 (4.17%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Business Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) E-Business Manager
4 3 (12.50%) ERP Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Hyperion Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (8.33%) WebCenter
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.17%) MDX
3 1 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
1 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) SOA
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Cash Management
4 4 (16.67%) KYC
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Revenue Management
6 2 (8.33%) AOP
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Content Management
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Release Management
6 2 (8.33%) Volume Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Jython
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) FATCA
2 2 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Hyperion
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Siebel
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
3 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) Tableau
3 1 (4.17%) WorldPay