The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 323 314 294
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -20
Contract jobs citing Billing 114 120 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the General category 1.18% 1.08% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 70 72
Median daily rate £421 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £250 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £578 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.69 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+45.15% -4.16%
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 London region.

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9648 11080 10904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.47% 46.95% 44.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6924 7900 7566
Median daily rate £477 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 123 152
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £12.48 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.85 £70.00 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in London

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Billing
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Billing Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Billing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
City of London +32 18 £300 -29.82% 8
Canary Wharf +1 4 £438 +2.94%
Croydon - 2 £340 -
Hammersmith - 1 £188 -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 London region with a requirement for Billing.

1 68 (33.66%) Finance
2 46 (22.77%) Oracle
3 32 (15.84%) SQL
4 31 (15.35%) Windows
4 31 (15.35%) Microsoft
5 30 (14.85%) CRM
5 30 (14.85%) SAP
5 30 (14.85%) Change Management
6 28 (13.86%) MS Excel
7 27 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (12.38%) Telecoms
9 24 (11.88%) Migration
9 24 (11.88%) MS Office
10 23 (11.39%) ITIL
10 23 (11.39%) Data Centre
11 22 (10.89%) Degree
11 22 (10.89%) SQL Server
11 22 (10.89%) Business Analysis
12 21 (10.40%) Banking
12 21 (10.40%) SharePoint
13 20 (9.90%) Internet
14 19 (9.41%) Windows 7
15 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (8.91%) .NET
16 17 (8.42%) MS Project
17 16 (7.92%) Unix
17 16 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (7.43%) Law
18 15 (7.43%) MS Visio
18 15 (7.43%) PeopleSoft

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 21 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (2.48%) IBM Notes
2 5 (2.48%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.99%) Documentum
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) CMS
5 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 28 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 24 (11.88%) MS Office
3 17 (8.42%) MS Project
4 15 (7.43%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (4.95%) CSG Singleview
2 9 (4.46%) SAP FI
3 7 (3.47%) Oracle Payables
3 7 (3.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (2.97%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (2.97%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (2.97%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.98%) SAP FS
6 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (1.49%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.99%) Documaker
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle FAH
7 2 (0.99%) PeopleSoft CRM
7 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.99%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.50%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.50%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.50%) SAP hybris
8 1 (0.50%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.90%) Internet
2 7 (3.47%) Extranet
2 7 (3.47%) Intranet
2 7 (3.47%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.97%) Wireless
4 5 (2.48%) Ethernet
4 5 (2.48%) SAN
4 5 (2.48%) VPN
5 4 (1.98%) 4G
6 3 (1.49%) LAN
7 2 (0.99%) 3G
7 2 (0.99%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.99%) DMZ
7 2 (0.99%) EIGRP
7 2 (0.99%) Firewall
7 2 (0.99%) FWSM
7 2 (0.99%) OSPF
7 2 (0.99%) SSL
7 2 (0.99%) VoIP
7 2 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.97%) Pentaho
3 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.99%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (0.99%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.50%) BODI
6 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (5.45%) JIRA
2 6 (2.97%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.99%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.99%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.50%) CaliberRM
4 1 (0.50%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.50%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.50%) Selenium
4 1 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.50%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (33.66%) Finance
2 25 (12.38%) Telecoms
3 21 (10.40%) Banking
4 15 (7.43%) Law
5 10 (4.95%) Financial Institution
5 10 (4.95%) Legal
5 10 (4.95%) Marketing
6 7 (3.47%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.48%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.98%) Publishing
8 4 (1.98%) Retail
9 2 (0.99%) Advertising
9 2 (0.99%) Back Office
10 1 (0.50%) French Language
10 1 (0.50%) Front Office
10 1 (0.50%) German Language
10 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.50%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (28.22%) Analyst
2 40 (19.80%) Consultant
3 28 (13.86%) Project Manager
4 17 (8.42%) Business Analyst
5 14 (6.93%) Billing Analyst
6 13 (6.44%) Applications Support
7 12 (5.94%) Billing Consultant
8 11 (5.45%) Oracle Consultant
8 11 (5.45%) Support Analyst
8 11 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.95%) Billing Support
9 10 (4.95%) SAP Consultant
10 9 (4.46%) IT Analyst
11 8 (3.96%) E-Commerce Manager
11 8 (3.96%) Financial Analyst
12 7 (3.47%) Applications Support Analyst
12 7 (3.47%) Billing Support Analyst
12 7 (3.47%) Functional Consultant
13 6 (2.97%) Billing Project Manager
13 6 (2.97%) IMAC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.91%) .NET
2 8 (3.96%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.49%) EDI
4 2 (0.99%) CSS
4 2 (0.99%) HTML
4 2 (0.99%) Middleware
4 2 (0.99%) REST
4 2 (0.99%) Web Services
4 2 (0.99%) WebCenter
4 2 (0.99%) XML
5 1 (0.50%) JMS
5 1 (0.50%) Node.js
5 1 (0.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.39%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.45%) Client/Server
4 9 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.96%) User Experience
6 7 (3.47%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.47%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.98%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.49%) CMDB
8 3 (1.49%) iPad
8 3 (1.49%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.99%) BYOD
9 2 (0.99%) Handset
9 2 (0.99%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.99%) iPhone
9 2 (0.99%) Robotics
9 2 (0.99%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.35%) Windows
2 19 (9.41%) Windows 7
3 16 (7.92%) Unix
4 10 (4.95%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.48%) Solaris
6 3 (1.49%) Linux
7 2 (0.99%) Android
7 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.85%) Change Management
1 30 (14.85%) CRM
2 27 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (11.88%) Migration
4 23 (11.39%) ITIL
5 22 (10.89%) Business Analysis
6 16 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (7.43%) PRINCE2
7 15 (7.43%) Project Management
8 14 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (5.94%) Data Management
9 12 (5.94%) Document Management
10 11 (5.45%) E-Commerce
10 11 (5.45%) Workflow
11 8 (3.96%) Asset Management
11 8 (3.96%) ERP
11 8 (3.96%) Programme Management
11 8 (3.96%) Release Management
11 8 (3.96%) Revenue Management
12 7 (3.47%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.84%) SQL
2 11 (5.45%) Java
3 9 (4.46%) C#
4 7 (3.47%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.47%) VBA
5 4 (1.98%) ABAP
6 3 (1.49%) Python
7 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.99%) Jython
7 2 (0.99%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.50%) C
8 1 (0.50%) Perl
8 1 (0.50%) Ruby
8 1 (0.50%) Tcl
8 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (10.89%) Degree
2 5 (2.48%) A+ Certification
2 5 (2.48%) ACDT
2 5 (2.48%) ACHDS
2 5 (2.48%) ACTC
2 5 (2.48%) MCDST
2 5 (2.48%) MCP
2 5 (2.48%) MCSA
2 5 (2.48%) MCSE
2 5 (2.48%) MCSM
2 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.48%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.99%) CCDP
4 2 (0.99%) CCNA
4 2 (0.99%) CCNP
4 2 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.99%) MBA
5 1 (0.50%) ISEB
5 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.47%) QA
2 4 (1.98%) FATCA
3 3 (1.49%) SLA
4 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.50%) ISO20022
System Software
1 13 (6.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.97%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (22.77%) Oracle
2 31 (15.35%) Microsoft
3 30 (14.85%) SAP
4 15 (7.43%) PeopleSoft
5 9 (4.46%) EMC
5 9 (4.46%) HP
6 8 (3.96%) Siebel
7 7 (3.47%) Apple
7 7 (3.47%) Remedy
8 6 (2.97%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.97%) Greenplum
8 6 (2.97%) Guidewire
8 6 (2.97%) Tableau
9 5 (2.48%) Citrix
9 5 (2.48%) LANDesk
9 5 (2.48%) Lotus
9 5 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.48%) VMware
10 4 (1.98%) Cisco
10 4 (1.98%) ServiceNow
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