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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 164 154 175
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing Billing 33 64 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.89% 0.67%
As % of the General category 1.09% 1.52% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 47 40
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£440 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £271 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £510 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £67.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £43.74 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-74.84% +173.34%
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
3014 4203 4780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.45% 58.55% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2238 3106 3537
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 68 76
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.93 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.58% +4.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.16 £58.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 31 (45.59%) Finance
2 27 (39.71%) Oracle
3 20 (29.41%) WebLogic
4 19 (27.94%) Middleware
4 19 (27.94%) Revenue Management
5 18 (26.47%) Oracle Fusion
5 18 (26.47%) WebCenter
6 17 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 16 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
8 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (22.06%) SOA
9 13 (19.12%) Python
9 13 (19.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 13 (19.12%) Jython
9 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (19.12%) Oracle BPM
9 13 (19.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 13 (19.12%) Bash Shell
9 13 (19.12%) Oracle Identity Management
9 13 (19.12%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (19.12%) JIRA
10 12 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (17.65%) Data Quality
10 12 (17.65%) Oracle Service Bus
10 12 (17.65%) Documaker
10 12 (17.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
10 12 (17.65%) Content Management
10 12 (17.65%) HTTPS

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 17 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 12 (17.65%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (13.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (13.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.47%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
1 5 (7.35%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Project
3 2 (2.94%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (17.65%) Documaker
3 7 (10.29%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle FAH
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (1.47%) HFM
7 1 (1.47%) Agresso
7 1 (1.47%) SAP SD
7 1 (1.47%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Force.com
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) HTTPS
2 9 (13.24%) SSL
2 9 (13.24%) HTTP
3 1 (1.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) Oracle ODI
2 13 (19.12%) Oracle BI EE
3 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (17.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.41%) OLTP
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.47%) Essbase
7 1 (1.47%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) JIRA
2 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.47%) Selenium
3 1 (1.47%) WinRunner
3 1 (1.47%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (45.59%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.82%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Games
5 2 (2.94%) Law
5 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
6 1 (1.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Analyst
2 15 (22.06%) Consultant
3 13 (19.12%) Business Analyst
4 12 (17.65%) Oracle Consultant
5 11 (16.18%) Developer
5 11 (16.18%) Middleware Consultant
6 4 (5.88%) Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Applications Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Applications Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Migration Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Data Migration Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Operations Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Data Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Manager
8 2 (2.94%) VBA Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Technical Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.94%) Middleware
2 18 (26.47%) Oracle Fusion
2 18 (26.47%) WebCenter
3 12 (17.65%) JMS
3 12 (17.65%) JDBC
4 3 (4.41%) Web Services
4 3 (4.41%) XML
4 3 (4.41%) XSD
4 3 (4.41%) XSL
4 3 (4.41%) XSLT
5 2 (2.94%) RESTful
5 2 (2.94%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.47%) Java EE
6 1 (1.47%) REST
6 1 (1.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.94%) Online Games
4 1 (1.47%) FMCG
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) UNIX
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) Revenue Management
2 15 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (22.06%) SOA
3 12 (17.65%) Content Management
4 8 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (11.76%) CRM
5 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.29%) Migration
6 6 (8.82%) ETL
6 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) Release Management
7 5 (7.35%) Build Automation
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.35%) Project Management
8 4 (5.88%) ITIL
8 4 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 4 (5.88%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) Python
1 13 (19.12%) Jython
1 13 (19.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
1 13 (19.12%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.29%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.41%) VBA
3 3 (4.41%) Java
3 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.94%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.47%) Scala
5 1 (1.47%) Groovy
5 1 (1.47%) R
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.88%) SLA
3 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 13 (19.12%) Oracle Identity Management
2 5 (7.35%) Puppet
3 2 (2.94%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 27 (39.71%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) Siebel
3 10 (14.71%) Remedy
4 3 (4.41%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (4.41%) Pegasus
4 3 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Advent
5 2 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (1.47%) Comverse
6 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.47%) JDA
City of London
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 1,000 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago