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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 141 178 172
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -6
Contract jobs citing Billing 23 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.38% 0.60%
As % of the General category 1.28% 0.73% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 20
Median daily rate £300 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £308 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £506 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.75 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.84%
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
1802 3013 2996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 53.54% 52.48% 51.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 2358 2300
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 41 24
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £38.14 £45.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) Migration
4 6 (18.18%) Banking
4 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 5 (15.15%) MS Office
5 5 (15.15%) Remedy
5 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
5 5 (15.15%) LANDesk
5 5 (15.15%) System Testing
5 5 (15.15%) IT Asset Management
6 4 (12.12%) KYC
6 4 (12.12%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 4 (12.12%) FATCA
6 4 (12.12%) Cash Management
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
6 4 (12.12%) Unix
7 3 (9.09%) XML
7 3 (9.09%) VBA
7 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (9.09%) Data Management
7 3 (9.09%) Publishing

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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.03%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (3.03%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (3.03%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) 3G
1 1 (3.03%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) BODI
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) MS Access
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.03%) PowerPivot
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
1 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
4 3 (9.09%) Marketing
4 3 (9.09%) Publishing
5 2 (6.06%) Advertising
5 2 (6.06%) Back Office
5 2 (6.06%) Legal
6 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 1 (3.03%) General Ledger
6 1 (3.03%) German Language
6 1 (3.03%) Law
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Asset Management Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Business Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Financial Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) IT Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Banking Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Billing Support
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Finance Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Financial Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Billing Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) JMS
3 1 (3.03%) MDX
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.06%) Data Extraction
1 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Mobile Payment
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (21.21%) Migration
3 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) IT Asset Management
3 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.15%) Supplier Management
3 5 (15.15%) System Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.12%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 4 (12.12%) Cash Management
4 4 (12.12%) KYC
5 3 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (6.06%) Business Development
6 2 (6.06%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (6.06%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
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%) VBA
3 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) FATCA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
3 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) LANDesk
2 5 (15.15%) Remedy
3 2 (6.06%) Hyperion
3 2 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (6.06%) Tableau
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.03%) Greenplum
4 1 (3.03%) Guidewire
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Siebel
4 1 (3.03%) Sun
4 1 (3.03%) WorldPay