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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 110 129 144
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Contract jobs citing Billing 19 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.76% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the General category 2.54% 1.04% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 6
Median daily rate £425 £525 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +28.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £525 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+73.91% +4.54%
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
747 867 1013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.01% 30.82% 33.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 404 573
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 86 83
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £30.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.00 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.06 £41.75 £42.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +6 9 £263 -50.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +23 5 £550 -
Essex - 5 - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
4 10 (29.41%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 9 (26.47%) Project Management
5 9 (26.47%) Manufacturing
6 8 (23.53%) Automotive
6 8 (23.53%) e-Learning
6 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (23.53%) Content Development
7 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
8 6 (17.65%) CMS
8 6 (17.65%) Scrum
8 6 (17.65%) CRM
8 6 (17.65%) MS Project
8 6 (17.65%) UML
8 6 (17.65%) Content Management
8 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (14.71%) Financial Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) SAP HANA
9 5 (14.71%) BigMachines
9 5 (14.71%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (14.71%) ERP
9 5 (14.71%) SOA
9 5 (14.71%) Oracle
9 5 (14.71%) SQL Server

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 6 (17.65%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (17.65%) MS Project
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (14.71%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SAP HANA
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Manufacturing
3 8 (23.53%) Automotive
4 4 (11.76%) Marketing
5 3 (8.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Project Manager
3 8 (23.53%) Documentation Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Technical Manager
4 7 (20.59%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (17.65%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Architect
6 5 (14.71%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) IT Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (14.71%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Billing Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Development Project Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
10 1 (2.94%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.94%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) RESTful
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) Django
4 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) Matplotlib
5 1 (2.94%) HTML
5 1 (2.94%) SOAP
5 1 (2.94%) WCF
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) e-Learning
2 7 (20.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.71%) EPoS
4 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (29.41%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 9 (26.47%) Project Management
4 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (23.53%) Content Development
5 6 (17.65%) Content Management
5 6 (17.65%) CRM
5 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 6 (17.65%) UML
6 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (14.71%) ERP
6 5 (14.71%) Financial Analysis
6 5 (14.71%) Order to Cash
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (14.71%) Planning and Forecasting
6 5 (14.71%) SOA
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (11.76%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.94%) MCP
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.94%) Tableau
3 1 (2.94%) VMware