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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 299 276 259
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -17
Contract jobs citing Billing 121 133 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.52% 0.57% 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.10% 1.26% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 67 96
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £330 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £562 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £10.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -42.52%
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
11047 10522 12392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 47.11% 44.74% 51.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7922 7316 8689
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 145 184
Average hourly rate £22.36 £18.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.71 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £37.65 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -24 22 £425 -10.52% 8
Canary Wharf - 3 £425 -
Uxbridge +1 1 £275 +57.14% 1
Paddington - 1 £340 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 95 (43.98%) Finance
2 71 (32.87%) Telecoms
3 54 (25.00%) CRM
4 40 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (16.20%) Migration
6 32 (14.81%) Project Management
7 29 (13.43%) Oracle
7 29 (13.43%) QA
8 28 (12.96%) SQL
9 24 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 24 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (10.65%) Microsoft
10 23 (10.65%) Scrum
10 23 (10.65%) Law
10 23 (10.65%) Service Management
11 22 (10.19%) SAP
12 21 (9.72%) PRINCE2
13 20 (9.26%) Banking
14 18 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (8.33%) MS Office
14 18 (8.33%) SQL Server
15 17 (7.87%) SDLC
16 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
16 16 (7.41%) Retail
17 15 (6.94%) Windows
17 15 (6.94%) Open Source
18 14 (6.48%) JIRA
18 14 (6.48%) Data Migration
18 14 (6.48%) UNIX
18 14 (6.48%) .NET

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (5.09%) WebLogic
1 11 (5.09%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.63%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (1.85%) CMS
4 4 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.93%) Drupal
7 1 (0.46%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.46%) Confluence
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.46%) Documentum
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.46%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (8.33%) MS Office
2 12 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.17%) MS Project
4 8 (3.70%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.39%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.39%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.39%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (1.39%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.93%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.93%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.93%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 2 (0.93%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.46%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.85%) PaaS
2 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.46%) Office 365
3 1 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.17%) Internet
2 8 (3.70%) MVNO
3 5 (2.31%) Network Security
4 3 (1.39%) Extranet
4 3 (1.39%) Intranet
4 3 (1.39%) VoIP
5 2 (0.93%) WAN
5 2 (0.93%) LAN
5 2 (0.93%) PBX
5 2 (0.93%) HTTP
5 2 (0.93%) DPNSS
5 2 (0.93%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.93%) QSIG
5 2 (0.93%) Firewall
6 1 (0.46%) IPsec
6 1 (0.46%) 2G
6 1 (0.46%) RTSP
6 1 (0.46%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.46%) GGSN
6 1 (0.46%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.93%) MySQL
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.46%) OLAP
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.46%) MS Access
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.46%) QlikView
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (6.48%) JIRA
2 10 (4.63%) Bugzilla
3 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.93%) Subversion
4 2 (0.93%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.46%) Calabash
5 1 (0.46%) eggPlant
5 1 (0.46%) Appium
5 1 (0.46%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.46%) LSMW
5 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.46%) JMeter
5 1 (0.46%) Selenium
5 1 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
General
1 95 (43.98%) Finance
2 71 (32.87%) Telecoms
3 23 (10.65%) Law
4 20 (9.26%) Banking
5 16 (7.41%) Retail
6 12 (5.56%) Marketing
7 7 (3.24%) Legal
8 6 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.31%) General Ledger
10 4 (1.85%) Back Office
10 4 (1.85%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.39%) Publishing
12 2 (0.93%) Advertising
12 2 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.93%) Front Office
12 2 (0.93%) German Language
13 1 (0.46%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.46%) Swedish Language
13 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (32.41%) Analyst
2 50 (23.15%) Business Analyst
3 30 (13.89%) Project Manager
4 28 (12.96%) Architect
5 17 (7.87%) Consultant
6 15 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (5.09%) Test Analyst
8 8 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
8 8 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (3.24%) Technical Architect
9 7 (3.24%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.24%) Designer
10 6 (2.78%) Test Manager
10 6 (2.78%) Senior Manager
10 6 (2.78%) Service Manager
10 6 (2.78%) SAP Consultant
11 5 (2.31%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.31%) Telecoms Business Analyst
12 4 (1.85%) Telecoms Analyst
12 4 (1.85%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.48%) .NET
2 11 (5.09%) WebCenter
3 7 (3.24%) Middleware
4 5 (2.31%) J2EE
5 4 (1.85%) Web Services
5 4 (1.85%) XML
5 4 (1.85%) ODBC
5 4 (1.85%) HTML
6 3 (1.39%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (0.93%) HTML5
7 2 (0.93%) CSS
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.46%) JDBC
8 1 (0.46%) SOAP
8 1 (0.46%) Swing
8 1 (0.46%) EDI
8 1 (0.46%) JMS
8 1 (0.46%) REST
8 1 (0.46%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.02%) User Experience
3 9 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.78%) Clustering
6 5 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.85%) Data Extraction
8 3 (1.39%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.39%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.39%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.39%) IVR
9 2 (0.93%) PMI
9 2 (0.93%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.46%) BBC
10 1 (0.46%) Replication
10 1 (0.46%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.94%) Windows
2 14 (6.48%) UNIX
3 6 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.85%) Linux
5 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.93%) Android
6 1 (0.46%) CentOS
6 1 (0.46%) VMS
6 1 (0.46%) SUSE
6 1 (0.46%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.00%) CRM
2 40 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (16.20%) Migration
4 32 (14.81%) Project Management
5 24 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 23 (10.65%) Service Management
6 23 (10.65%) Scrum
7 21 (9.72%) PRINCE2
8 18 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (7.87%) SDLC
10 16 (7.41%) Waterfall
11 15 (6.94%) Open Source
12 14 (6.48%) Data Migration
12 14 (6.48%) Change Management
12 14 (6.48%) ITIL
13 13 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (6.02%) DevOps
14 12 (5.56%) B2B
14 12 (5.56%) Test Management
15 11 (5.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.96%) SQL
2 6 (2.78%) Java
3 3 (1.39%) PHP
4 2 (0.93%) C
4 2 (0.93%) C#
4 2 (0.93%) VBA
4 2 (0.93%) Python
4 2 (0.93%) PeopleCode
4 2 (0.93%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (0.46%) Jython
5 1 (0.46%) Ruby
5 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.46%) Perl
5 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.46%) VB
5 1 (0.46%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (4.63%) Degree
2 7 (3.24%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.78%) ISEB
4 5 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (2.31%) PMP
5 4 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.85%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.93%) IIBA
8 1 (0.46%) APMP
8 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) CCNP
8 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.46%) ACCA
8 1 (0.46%) CIMA
8 1 (0.46%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (13.43%) QA
2 7 (3.24%) SLA
3 2 (0.93%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.46%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (5.09%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.31%) Netcool
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.46%) Nagios
4 1 (0.46%) Puppet
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.46%) collectd
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (13.43%) Oracle
2 23 (10.65%) Microsoft
3 22 (10.19%) SAP
4 14 (6.48%) IBM
5 10 (4.63%) TIBCO
6 8 (3.70%) Sitecore
6 8 (3.70%) Adobe
7 7 (3.24%) Amdocs
7 7 (3.24%) Pega
8 6 (2.78%) Remedy
9 5 (2.31%) Infovista
9 5 (2.31%) HP
9 5 (2.31%) BMC
10 4 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.85%) Guidewire
11 3 (1.39%) Sage
11 3 (1.39%) Hyperion
12 2 (0.93%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.93%) Avaya
12 2 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
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Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Volt
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Volt
Posted: 4 days ago
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Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
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Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago