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 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 157 185 169
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Contract jobs citing Billing 18 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.52% 0.42% 0.66%
As % of the General category 0.99% 0.79% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 20
Median daily rate £300 £429 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.02% -9.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £250 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.69 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+45.15% -4.16%
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
1826 2914 2997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.76% 53.58% 50.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1488 2254 2223
Median daily rate £495 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 33 30
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.13 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.07 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Migration
2 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
4 5 (15.15%) Banking
4 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
4 5 (15.15%) LANDesk
4 5 (15.15%) MS Office
4 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.15%) Remedy
4 5 (15.15%) IT Asset Management
5 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
5 4 (12.12%) Unix
5 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.12%) System Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Marketing
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
6 3 (9.09%) Publishing
6 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Management
6 3 (9.09%) Cash Management
6 3 (9.09%) Python
6 3 (9.09%) Siebel

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 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Documaker
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (3.03%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) 3G
2 1 (3.03%) 4G
2 1 (3.03%) Extranet
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (6.06%) Pentaho
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) BODI
2 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
3 4 (12.12%) Marketing
4 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Publishing
5 2 (6.06%) Advertising
5 2 (6.06%) Law
5 2 (6.06%) Legal
6 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
6 1 (3.03%) German Language
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Asset Management Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Billing Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) IT Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Billing Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Billing Project Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Billing Support
4 4 (12.12%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Business Systems Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Financial Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Project Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (6.06%) WebCenter
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) JMS
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Solaris
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
3 5 (15.15%) IT Asset Management
3 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
3 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) System Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (9.09%) Cash Management
5 3 (9.09%) Data Management
5 3 (9.09%) KYC
5 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Collateral Management
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.06%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.06%) Jython
3 2 (6.06%) VBA
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) Tcl
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MBA
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) FATCA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) LANDesk
3 5 (15.15%) Remedy
4 3 (9.09%) Siebel
5 2 (6.06%) Atlassian
5 2 (6.06%) Greenplum
5 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (6.06%) Tableau
6 1 (3.03%) Guidewire
6 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
6 1 (3.03%) Sun