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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 301 273 261
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Contract jobs citing Billing 106 137 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.59% 0.68%
As % of the General category 0.99% 1.32% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 70 96
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£400 £438 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -41.37%
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
10680 10409 12092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.41% 44.79% 51.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7695 7282 8475
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 135 173
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £37.00 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the London region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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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
City of London -15 22 £413 -8.33% 4
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 87 (42.44%) Finance
2 71 (34.63%) Telecoms
3 60 (29.27%) CRM
4 32 (15.61%) Migration
5 29 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (13.17%) Oracle
7 26 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
8 24 (11.71%) QA
8 24 (11.71%) Project Management
9 23 (11.22%) MS Office
9 23 (11.22%) SQL
9 23 (11.22%) SAP
10 20 (9.76%) Microsoft
11 19 (9.27%) Business Analysis
12 18 (8.78%) Banking
12 18 (8.78%) Service Management
12 18 (8.78%) JIRA
13 16 (7.80%) Law
13 16 (7.80%) Retail
13 16 (7.80%) SQL Server
13 16 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (7.32%) SDLC
15 14 (6.83%) Waterfall
15 14 (6.83%) Degree
15 14 (6.83%) Data Migration
15 14 (6.83%) SOA
15 14 (6.83%) PRINCE2
15 14 (6.83%) UNIX
15 14 (6.83%) Windows
15 14 (6.83%) Scrum

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (5.37%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.41%) WebLogic Portal
2 7 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.95%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (1.95%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.46%) CMS
5 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.49%) Confluence
7 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.49%) Documentum
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 23 (11.22%) MS Office
2 13 (6.34%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.88%) MS Project
4 4 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.44%) Documaker
1 5 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (1.95%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.46%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.46%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.46%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.46%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.46%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.98%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.98%) Infor CRM
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.95%) PaaS
2 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.49%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.37%) MVNO
2 7 (3.41%) Internet
3 4 (1.95%) Broadband
3 4 (1.95%) HTTPS
3 4 (1.95%) SSL
4 3 (1.46%) Intranet
4 3 (1.46%) HTTP
4 3 (1.46%) Extranet
5 2 (0.98%) Network Security
5 2 (0.98%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.98%) LAN
5 2 (0.98%) VoIP
5 2 (0.98%) WAN
6 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.49%) PBX
6 1 (0.49%) IPv4
6 1 (0.49%) IPv6
6 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.49%) VPN
6 1 (0.49%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.93%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.95%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (0.49%) QlikView
7 1 (0.49%) OLAP
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (8.78%) JIRA
2 10 (4.88%) Bugzilla
3 3 (1.46%) ClearQuest
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.98%) Subversion
5 1 (0.49%) Appium
5 1 (0.49%) JMeter
5 1 (0.49%) LSMW
5 1 (0.49%) Selenium
5 1 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.49%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.49%) Calabash
5 1 (0.49%) eggPlant
General
1 87 (42.44%) Finance
2 71 (34.63%) Telecoms
3 18 (8.78%) Banking
4 16 (7.80%) Retail
4 16 (7.80%) Law
5 8 (3.90%) Marketing
6 7 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.93%) Legal
7 6 (2.93%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.44%) General Ledger
9 4 (1.95%) Back Office
9 4 (1.95%) Publishing
10 3 (1.46%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.98%) German Language
12 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.49%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.49%) Advertising
12 1 (0.49%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 69 (33.66%) Analyst
2 48 (23.41%) Business Analyst
3 27 (13.17%) Project Manager
4 24 (11.71%) Architect
5 23 (11.22%) Consultant
6 14 (6.83%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (4.88%) Test Analyst
8 7 (3.41%) Senior Manager
8 7 (3.41%) Technical Architect
8 7 (3.41%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (3.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 7 (3.41%) Designer
9 6 (2.93%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 6 (2.93%) Business Systems Analyst
9 6 (2.93%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (2.44%) Programme Manager
10 5 (2.44%) Service Manager
10 5 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (1.95%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.88%) Middleware
1 10 (4.88%) WebCenter
2 8 (3.90%) .NET
3 7 (3.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (2.44%) J2EE
4 5 (2.44%) XML
5 4 (1.95%) ODBC
5 4 (1.95%) Web Services
5 4 (1.95%) JDBC
5 4 (1.95%) JMS
6 3 (1.46%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.98%) CSS
7 2 (0.98%) HTML
7 2 (0.98%) EDI
8 1 (0.49%) SOAP
8 1 (0.49%) JSON
8 1 (0.49%) Symfony
8 1 (0.49%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.49%) REST
8 1 (0.49%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.37%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.88%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.41%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.93%) Clustering
5 6 (2.93%) User Experience
6 4 (1.95%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.46%) IVR
7 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.46%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.98%) PMI
9 1 (0.49%) EFT
9 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.49%) GIS
9 1 (0.49%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.49%) IPTV
9 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.49%) BBC
9 1 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.83%) UNIX
1 14 (6.83%) Windows
2 6 (2.93%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.46%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) VMS
4 1 (0.49%) SUSE
4 1 (0.49%) Debian
4 1 (0.49%) Android
4 1 (0.49%) CentOS
4 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (29.27%) CRM
2 32 (15.61%) Migration
3 29 (14.15%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (11.71%) Project Management
5 19 (9.27%) Business Analysis
6 18 (8.78%) Service Management
7 16 (7.80%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (7.32%) SDLC
9 14 (6.83%) Data Migration
9 14 (6.83%) Waterfall
9 14 (6.83%) SOA
9 14 (6.83%) PRINCE2
9 14 (6.83%) Change Management
9 14 (6.83%) Scrum
10 12 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.37%) User Stories
12 10 (4.88%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.88%) ITIL
13 9 (4.39%) B2B
14 8 (3.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.22%) SQL
2 5 (2.44%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.46%) Python
3 3 (1.46%) PeopleCode
4 2 (0.98%) ABAP
4 2 (0.98%) VBA
4 2 (0.98%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 2 (0.98%) Jython
5 1 (0.49%) Ruby
5 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.49%) C
5 1 (0.49%) Java
5 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (6.83%) Degree
2 4 (1.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.95%) ISEB
2 4 (1.95%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.98%) IIBA
4 2 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.98%) PMP
4 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.49%) CCNP
5 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) APMP
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.49%) ACCA
5 1 (0.49%) CIMA
5 1 (0.49%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.71%) QA
2 8 (3.90%) SLA
3 4 (1.95%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.98%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.49%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (2.44%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.98%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (5.37%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.46%) Netcool
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.49%) collectd
5 1 (0.49%) Ansible
5 1 (0.49%) Puppet
5 1 (0.49%) Nagios
5 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (13.17%) Oracle
2 23 (11.22%) SAP
3 20 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.85%) IBM
5 8 (3.90%) TIBCO
6 7 (3.41%) Remedy
7 5 (2.44%) Pega
8 4 (1.95%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.95%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.95%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.95%) WorldPay
8 4 (1.95%) Adobe
8 4 (1.95%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.46%) HP
9 3 (1.46%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (1.46%) BMC
9 3 (1.46%) Infovista
9 3 (1.46%) Amdocs
10 2 (0.98%) ATG
10 2 (0.98%) VMware
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