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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 124 116 123
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Billing 3 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.51% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.42% 1.71% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Average daily rate £423 £473 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £383 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £576 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.24 £10.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.09% -69.85%
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
719 761 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.17% 29.74% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 459 388
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 69
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.34% -33.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.27 £13.68 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.35 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +7 2 £340 -
Bedfordshire +7 1 £505 +38.35% 3
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (20.00%) B2C
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (20.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) MSF
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 1 (10.00%) Revenue Recognition
4 1 (10.00%) FMCG
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Practice Management
4 1 (10.00%) Finance

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Electronics
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) Product Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Products Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Voice Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Voice Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP MM Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP MM Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SCM Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) B2B
1 2 (20.00%) B2C
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Business Development
2 1 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (10.00%) MSF
2 1 (10.00%) Practice Management
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Revenue Recognition
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Cognos
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com