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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 164 175 156
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing Billing 36 33 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the General category 1.24% 0.87% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 27
Average daily rate
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£351 £394 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.98% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £319 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £500 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.25 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-35.93% -3.03%
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
2912 3789 3423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.61% 55.74% 55.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2299 2878 2619
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 54 54
Average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.45 £40.00 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 43 (57.33%) Finance
2 26 (34.67%) Oracle
3 22 (29.33%) WebLogic
4 21 (28.00%) Middleware
5 20 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 19 (25.33%) Revenue Management
7 17 (22.67%) Documaker
7 17 (22.67%) Oracle ODI
7 17 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (22.67%) SOA
8 16 (21.33%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (21.33%) WebCenter
8 16 (21.33%) Oracle Service Bus
9 15 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 15 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
9 15 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 15 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 15 (20.00%) Jython
10 14 (18.67%) WebLogic Portal
10 14 (18.67%) HTTPS
10 14 (18.67%) JMS
10 14 (18.67%) JDBC
10 14 (18.67%) JIRA
10 14 (18.67%) Data Quality
11 13 (17.33%) Oracle Identity Management
11 13 (17.33%) Oracle BPM
11 13 (17.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database
11 13 (17.33%) Python
11 13 (17.33%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (29.33%) WebLogic
2 16 (21.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 14 (18.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 11 (14.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (12.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (5.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.33%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.33%) MS Office
3 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.67%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (22.67%) Documaker
2 13 (17.33%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle FAH
4 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (1.33%) Agresso
6 1 (1.33%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) HTTPS
2 11 (14.67%) HTTP
2 11 (14.67%) SSL
3 2 (2.67%) RTP
3 2 (2.67%) FTP
4 1 (1.33%) Broadband
4 1 (1.33%) LAN
4 1 (1.33%) PBX
4 1 (1.33%) WAN
4 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.33%) LDAP
4 1 (1.33%) BGP
4 1 (1.33%) OSPF
4 1 (1.33%) Wireless
4 1 (1.33%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) Oracle ODI
2 15 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (17.33%) Oracle Database
4 12 (16.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 11 (14.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.33%) MS Access
8 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.67%) OLTP
9 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) JIRA
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
General
1 43 (57.33%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.33%) Banking
4 4 (5.33%) Law
4 4 (5.33%) Legal
5 3 (4.00%) Marketing
6 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Back Office
7 1 (1.33%) Advertising
7 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (20.00%) Consultant
2 12 (16.00%) Analyst
3 9 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 8 (10.67%) Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Middleware Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.33%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.00%) Middleware Team Leader
8 3 (4.00%) Oracle Team Leader
9 2 (2.67%) Operations Analyst
9 2 (2.67%) VBA Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.67%) Software Manager
9 2 (2.67%) Middleware Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Business Solution Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) Middleware
2 20 (26.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (21.33%) WebCenter
4 14 (18.67%) JMS
4 14 (18.67%) JDBC
5 6 (8.00%) Web Services
6 4 (5.33%) .NET
7 2 (2.67%) WCF
7 2 (2.67%) XML
7 2 (2.67%) XSD
7 2 (2.67%) XSL
7 2 (2.67%) XSLT
8 1 (1.33%) Struts
8 1 (1.33%) Mason
8 1 (1.33%) RESTful
8 1 (1.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) IVR
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.33%) Equities
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Windows Vista
1 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (5.33%) Windows
1 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
1 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Revenue Management
2 17 (22.67%) SOA
3 16 (21.33%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (16.00%) CRM
4 12 (16.00%) Content Management
5 8 (10.67%) Project Management
6 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.33%) Build Automation
7 4 (5.33%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (5.33%) Workflow
7 4 (5.33%) Migration
8 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.00%) Web Development
8 3 (4.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.67%) Document Management
9 2 (2.67%) Workflow Management
9 2 (2.67%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 15 (20.00%) Jython
2 13 (17.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 13 (17.33%) Python
3 10 (13.33%) SQL
4 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.33%) C#
5 4 (5.33%) Java
6 3 (4.00%) ABAP
6 3 (4.00%) VBA
7 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) COBOL
8 1 (1.33%) R
8 1 (1.33%) Scala
8 1 (1.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) CCNP
2 1 (1.33%) CCNA
2 1 (1.33%) ISEB
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.67%) Data Quality
2 6 (8.00%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (17.33%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (2.67%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Oracle
2 12 (16.00%) Remedy
3 9 (12.00%) Siebel
4 5 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.33%) SAP
5 4 (5.33%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.67%) Google
6 2 (2.67%) Advent
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco
7 1 (1.33%) JDA
7 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.33%) BT
7 1 (1.33%) Comverse
7 1 (1.33%) Cerillion
7 1 (1.33%) Verint
7 1 (1.33%) Planview
City, London
JM
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