The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Billing
UK / England
Rank 350 307 314
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +7
Contract jobs citing Billing 238 333 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.71% 0.67%
As % of the General category 1.53% 1.85% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 215 184
Median daily rate £450 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £14.62 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.23% +42.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £10.24 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+122.16% -0.09%

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
15580 18019 18146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.27% 38.40% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10288 11813 11721
Median daily rate £456 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £625 £621
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 437 469 410
Median hourly rate £26.50 £29.00 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% +35.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in England

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Billing
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Billing Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Billing
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
London 0 83 £475 +22.58% 31
South East -34 62 £450 +12.50% 17
East Midlands +18 22 £400 +29.03% 3
Yorkshire +12 20 £540 +54.28% 2
South West -7 18 £488 +8.33% 4
East of England +12 12 £525 +3.96% 1
West Midlands -9 10 £280 -9.67% 5
North West +4 5 £525 -4.54% 4
North East -24 4 £300 -40.00% 2
Midlands +1 1 - -
Billing
UK

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for Billing.

1 99 (20.93%) Finance
2 90 (19.03%) SAP
3 89 (18.82%) Telecoms
4 86 (18.18%) CRM
5 60 (12.68%) Project Management
6 50 (10.57%) Degree
7 49 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (10.15%) Oracle
9 37 (7.82%) Salesforce.com
10 36 (7.61%) PRINCE2
11 33 (6.98%) ITIL
11 33 (6.98%) MS Excel
12 32 (6.77%) Microsoft
13 31 (6.55%) Migration
13 31 (6.55%) SAP IS-U
14 29 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 29 (6.13%) SQL
15 26 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (5.50%) SLA
15 26 (5.50%) Service Management
15 26 (5.50%) Change Management
15 26 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (5.07%) Matrix Organization
16 24 (5.07%) Workflow
16 24 (5.07%) Management Information System
16 24 (5.07%) ABAP
17 23 (4.86%) Data Centre
18 22 (4.65%) Retail
18 22 (4.65%) SAP SD
19 21 (4.44%) Cisco

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 9 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (1.06%) CMS
4 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (0.85%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.63%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.63%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.42%) Confluence
6 2 (0.42%) Documentum
6 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.42%) SAS
6 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.21%) CICS
7 1 (0.21%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.38%) MS Office
3 15 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (2.75%) MS Project
5 9 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (6.55%) SAP IS-U
2 22 (4.65%) SAP SD
3 13 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (1.90%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (1.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (1.27%) Maximo
6 6 (1.27%) SAP Retail
7 5 (1.06%) Oracle BRM
7 5 (1.06%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.85%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.85%) Oracle Utilities
8 4 (0.85%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.85%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.85%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.85%) Unit4 Business World
9 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (0.63%) SAP CAR
9 3 (0.63%) SAP FI-CA
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.69%) CloudSense
4 7 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.27%) IaaS
5 6 (1.27%) IBM Cloud
5 6 (1.27%) SoftLayer
6 5 (1.06%) SaaS
7 3 (0.63%) G Suite
7 3 (0.63%) Office 365
7 3 (0.63%) PaaS
8 2 (0.42%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.75%) Firewall
2 10 (2.11%) MPLS
3 8 (1.69%) Broadband
3 8 (1.69%) Internet
4 7 (1.48%) VPN
4 7 (1.48%) WAN
5 5 (1.06%) DNS
5 5 (1.06%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.06%) MVNO
5 5 (1.06%) SAN
5 5 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.06%) VLAN
6 4 (0.85%) SDH
7 3 (0.63%) ATM
7 3 (0.63%) DHCP
7 3 (0.63%) HTTP
7 3 (0.63%) ICMP
7 3 (0.63%) IPsec
7 3 (0.63%) LAN
7 3 (0.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.11%) DB2
4 9 (1.90%) IBM InfoSphere
5 8 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.48%) MySQL
7 6 (1.27%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.85%) Big Data
8 4 (0.85%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.21%) solidDB
Development Applications
1 7 (1.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.06%) JIRA
3 3 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.42%) Maven
4 2 (0.42%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.21%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.21%) Selenium
5 1 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.21%) Subversion
5 1 (0.21%) Toad
5 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (20.93%) Finance
2 89 (18.82%) Telecoms
3 22 (4.65%) Retail
4 17 (3.59%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.17%) Legal
6 14 (2.96%) Marketing
7 13 (2.75%) Banking
8 9 (1.90%) Law
9 8 (1.69%) General Ledger
10 5 (1.06%) Automotive
10 5 (1.06%) Back Office
11 4 (0.85%) French Language
12 3 (0.63%) Advertising
12 3 (0.63%) Front Office
13 2 (0.42%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.42%) Electronics
13 2 (0.42%) Military
14 1 (0.21%) German Language
14 1 (0.21%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (20.30%) Consultant
2 70 (14.80%) Analyst
3 68 (14.38%) Architect
4 56 (11.84%) Project Manager
5 51 (10.78%) SAP Consultant
6 47 (9.94%) Solutions Architect
7 37 (7.82%) Designer
8 35 (7.40%) Business Analyst
9 34 (7.19%) Developer
10 26 (5.50%) SAP ISU Consultant
11 23 (4.86%) Functional Consultant
12 22 (4.65%) Solutions Designer
13 20 (4.23%) BSS Architect
14 19 (4.02%) BSS Solutions Architect
15 18 (3.81%) SAP SD Consultant
16 17 (3.59%) OSS Architect
16 17 (3.59%) SAP Functional Consultant
17 16 (3.38%) IT Manager
17 16 (3.38%) Oracle Consultant
18 15 (3.17%) OSS Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.38%) .NET
1 16 (3.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (3.17%) Web Services
3 12 (2.54%) Middleware
4 9 (1.90%) XML
5 7 (1.48%) SOAP
5 7 (1.48%) Visualforce
6 5 (1.06%) EDI
7 4 (0.85%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.85%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.85%) CSS
8 3 (0.63%) Catalyst
8 3 (0.63%) CGI
8 3 (0.63%) DBIx::Class
8 3 (0.63%) Entity Framework
8 3 (0.63%) HTML
8 3 (0.63%) Java EE
8 3 (0.63%) REST
8 3 (0.63%) Spring
9 2 (0.42%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.07%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.86%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.11%) Smart Meter
5 9 (1.90%) User Experience
6 8 (1.69%) e-Learning
6 8 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.27%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.27%) PMI
7 6 (1.27%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.06%) Replication
9 3 (0.63%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.63%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.63%) IPTV
9 3 (0.63%) IVR
9 3 (0.63%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.63%) RIA
9 3 (0.63%) Robotics
10 2 (0.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.75%) Windows
2 12 (2.54%) Linux
3 9 (1.90%) Unix
4 6 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.42%) Android
5 2 (0.42%) VMS
5 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (18.18%) CRM
2 60 (12.68%) Project Management
3 49 (10.36%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (7.61%) PRINCE2
5 33 (6.98%) ITIL
6 31 (6.55%) Migration
7 29 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
8 26 (5.50%) Change Management
8 26 (5.50%) Service Management
9 24 (5.07%) Matrix Organization
9 24 (5.07%) Workflow
10 19 (4.02%) Analytics
10 19 (4.02%) Business Analysis
10 19 (4.02%) ERP
11 18 (3.81%) Incident Management
11 18 (3.81%) Risk Management
11 18 (3.81%) Service Delivery
12 16 (3.38%) ETL
12 16 (3.38%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.13%) SQL
2 24 (5.07%) ABAP
3 12 (2.54%) Python
4 11 (2.33%) Java
5 10 (2.11%) C#
6 8 (1.69%) C
6 8 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.48%) Apex Code
8 5 (1.06%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.63%) Perl
9 3 (0.63%) PHP
9 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.63%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.63%) VBA
10 2 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (0.42%) VB
10 2 (0.42%) VB6
11 1 (0.21%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (10.57%) Degree
2 17 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (1.90%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.90%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.27%) PMP
6 4 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.63%) ACCA
7 3 (0.63%) CCNP
7 3 (0.63%) CIMA
8 2 (0.42%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.42%) APMP
8 2 (0.42%) CCIP
8 2 (0.42%) CCNA
8 2 (0.42%) ISEB
8 2 (0.42%) MCDST
8 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.21%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.50%) SLA
2 16 (3.38%) Data Quality
2 16 (3.38%) QA
3 5 (1.06%) IFRS
4 2 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.42%) P3O
5 1 (0.21%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.63%) Docker
4 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.48%) Tivoli
2 6 (1.27%) Amdocs OSS
3 5 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.06%) Netcool
4 4 (0.85%) Nagios
5 3 (0.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 3 (0.63%) Puppet
6 2 (0.42%) Ansible
6 2 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.42%) Unicenter
6 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.21%) Control-M
7 1 (0.21%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.21%) Marathon
7 1 (0.21%) Mesos
7 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 90 (19.03%) SAP
2 48 (10.15%) Oracle
3 37 (7.82%) Salesforce.com
4 32 (6.77%) Microsoft
5 21 (4.44%) Cisco
5 21 (4.44%) IBM
6 15 (3.17%) Siebel
7 11 (2.33%) VMware
8 9 (1.90%) HP
8 9 (1.90%) Huawei
8 9 (1.90%) NetCracker
8 9 (1.90%) Remedy
9 6 (1.27%) Comptel
9 6 (1.27%) WorldPay
10 5 (1.06%) Cramer
10 5 (1.06%) EMC
10 5 (1.06%) Riverbed
11 4 (0.85%) Ericsson
11 4 (0.85%) Juniper
11 4 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Seven Principles Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Hays West And Wales
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham or Manchester
Recruit121
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
MBR Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Contingency Team
Posted: 13 days ago