The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 81 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing Billing 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.70% 0.47% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £366 £385
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £40.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-70.18% +147.69%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
573 645 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.93% 57.18% 69.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 268 328
Average daily rate £425 £396 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Billing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
1 4 (80.00%) BPMN
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Process Management
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
1 4 (80.00%) Use Case
1 4 (80.00%) BPMN
1 4 (80.00%) User Stories
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Process Management
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley