The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 46 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Billing 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.73% - 1.18%
As % of the General category 3.51% - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £340 - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Croydon region.

General Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
57 49 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 20.80% 26.92% 38.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 32 28
Median daily rate £365 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £580 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Croydon

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for Billing.

1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) VBA
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) CMDB
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Guidewire

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Billing Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) CMDB
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) API Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) C
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Guidewire