The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 113 120 131
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Contract jobs citing Billing 15 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.60% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.76% 1.97% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Median daily rate £425 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £301 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £610 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £388 £368
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Billing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
853 863 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.09% 30.55% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 494 510
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £254 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 58 70
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.00 £22.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.64% +64.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.75 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.15 £44.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the East of England region.

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire 0 7 £413 +10.00%
Suffolk - 5 £394 -
Cambridgeshire +10 2 £450 - 1
Norfolk - 1 - - 1
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Billing.

1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) MySQL
5 3 (15.79%) EPoS
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Django
6 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
6 2 (10.53%) Content Development
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Matplotlib
6 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
6 2 (10.53%) Retail
6 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Automotive
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (5.26%) SAP CO
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI
1 1 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Business Systems Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Billing Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Documentation Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Billing Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Author
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) Django
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) Matplotlib
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) EPoS
2 2 (10.53%) e-Learning
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 4 (21.05%) UML
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Content Development
5 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 3 (15.79%) Python
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.26%) Tableau