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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 297 270 304
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +34
Contract jobs citing Billing 106 128 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.57% 0.42%
As % of the General category 1.03% 1.24% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 56 57
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £175 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £600 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £92.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.90% +518.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
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
10245 10316 11299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.22% 45.59% 51.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7303 7357 7896
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 140 158
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.58 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.14% -21.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £40.00 £49.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -3 19 £375 -11.76% 14
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £575 -
Croydon - 1 £413 -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 104 (43.70%) Finance
2 74 (31.09%) CRM
3 71 (29.83%) Telecoms
4 41 (17.23%) SQL
5 39 (16.39%) Oracle
6 31 (13.03%) QA
7 30 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (12.18%) Microsoft
8 29 (12.18%) Migration
9 27 (11.34%) Project Management
10 26 (10.92%) SQL Server
11 25 (10.50%) Banking
11 25 (10.50%) SAP
11 25 (10.50%) MS Excel
12 22 (9.24%) Windows
13 20 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (8.40%) JIRA
14 19 (7.98%) Legal
14 19 (7.98%) Web Services
14 19 (7.98%) .NET
15 18 (7.56%) C#
16 17 (7.14%) Service Management
17 16 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (6.72%) MS Office
17 16 (6.72%) Data Migration
18 15 (6.30%) Degree
18 15 (6.30%) UNIX
18 15 (6.30%) Investment Banking
19 14 (5.88%) Retail
19 14 (5.88%) JavaScript

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (4.62%) WebLogic
3 7 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (2.52%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (2.10%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.68%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (1.26%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.84%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.42%) Confluence
9 1 (0.42%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.42%) Documentum
9 1 (0.42%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.72%) MS Office
3 7 (2.94%) MS Project
4 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.42%) EViews
Business Applications
1 12 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (3.36%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (3.36%) Documaker
3 7 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (2.52%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (2.52%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (1.68%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.68%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.68%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.26%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (1.26%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 3 (1.26%) SAP FI
6 3 (1.26%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.84%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.84%) Infor CRM
7 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.68%) PaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.36%) HTTP
2 7 (2.94%) Internet
3 6 (2.52%) FTP
3 6 (2.52%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.52%) SSL
3 6 (2.52%) MVNO
4 4 (1.68%) Broadband
5 1 (0.42%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (0.42%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (0.42%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.42%) Wireless
5 1 (0.42%) 2G
5 1 (0.42%) Extranet
5 1 (0.42%) Intranet
5 1 (0.42%) 3G
5 1 (0.42%) TCAP
5 1 (0.42%) SS7
5 1 (0.42%) LAN
5 1 (0.42%) SMS
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (5.88%) MS Access
3 14 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
3 14 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.36%) Oracle Database
5 8 (3.36%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (2.52%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (2.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (2.10%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.10%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) QlikView
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (8.40%) JIRA
2 10 (4.20%) Bugzilla
3 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.26%) PeopleTools
3 3 (1.26%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.42%) Subversion
4 1 (0.42%) LSMW
General
1 104 (43.70%) Finance
2 71 (29.83%) Telecoms
3 25 (10.50%) Banking
4 19 (7.98%) Legal
5 15 (6.30%) Investment Banking
6 14 (5.88%) Retail
7 12 (5.04%) Law
8 9 (3.78%) Marketing
9 8 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (2.10%) Back Office
11 4 (1.68%) Publishing
12 3 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.26%) Advertising
12 3 (1.26%) Multimedia
12 3 (1.26%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.84%) Front Office
13 2 (0.84%) German Language
14 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.42%) Swedish Language
14 1 (0.42%) French Language
Job Titles
1 60 (25.21%) Analyst
2 43 (18.07%) Business Analyst
3 35 (14.71%) Project Manager
4 26 (10.92%) Consultant
5 22 (9.24%) Architect
6 14 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 13 (5.46%) Programme Manager
7 13 (5.46%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (5.46%) Senior Manager
8 10 (4.20%) SAP Consultant
9 9 (3.78%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (3.36%) Test Analyst
11 7 (2.94%) Developer
11 7 (2.94%) Technical Architect
11 7 (2.94%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.94%) Oracle Team Leader
11 7 (2.94%) Service Manager
11 7 (2.94%) Team Leader
12 6 (2.52%) Systems Manager
12 6 (2.52%) PeopleSoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.98%) Web Services
1 19 (7.98%) .NET
2 13 (5.46%) Middleware
3 10 (4.20%) Oracle Fusion
4 9 (3.78%) WebCenter
5 6 (2.52%) JDBC
5 6 (2.52%) JMS
5 6 (2.52%) WCF
6 4 (1.68%) EDI
6 4 (1.68%) XML
6 4 (1.68%) ODBC
6 4 (1.68%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.68%) Grails
7 3 (1.26%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (0.84%) J2EE
9 1 (0.42%) Symfony
9 1 (0.42%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (0.42%) CSS
9 1 (0.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.78%) IVR
3 8 (3.36%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.52%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.52%) Clustering
5 5 (2.10%) User Experience
6 4 (1.68%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.26%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.84%) PMI
8 2 (0.84%) Derivative
8 2 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.84%) Open Source
9 1 (0.42%) FMCG
9 1 (0.42%) iPhone
9 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.42%) Equities
9 1 (0.42%) Replication
9 1 (0.42%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 22 (9.24%) Windows
2 15 (6.30%) UNIX
3 14 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 14 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (5.88%) Windows Vista
3 14 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.68%) Linux
5 3 (1.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.42%) CentOS
6 1 (0.42%) SUSE
6 1 (0.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (31.09%) CRM
2 29 (12.18%) Migration
3 27 (11.34%) Project Management
4 20 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (7.14%) Service Management
6 16 (6.72%) Data Migration
7 14 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (5.46%) Change Management
8 13 (5.46%) Business Analysis
9 12 (5.04%) Service Delivery
9 12 (5.04%) Waterfall
10 11 (4.62%) User Stories
10 11 (4.62%) SOA
10 11 (4.62%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (4.20%) Revenue Management
12 9 (3.78%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (3.78%) Line Management
12 9 (3.78%) ERP
13 8 (3.36%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.23%) SQL
2 18 (7.56%) C#
3 14 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 6 (2.52%) Java
6 4 (1.68%) C++
7 3 (1.26%) PeopleCode
7 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.26%) ABAP
7 3 (1.26%) Python
8 2 (0.84%) VBA
8 2 (0.84%) Jython
8 2 (0.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.42%) COBOL
9 1 (0.42%) C
9 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (6.30%) Degree
2 2 (0.84%) ACCA
2 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (0.84%) ISEB
2 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
2 2 (0.84%) CIMA
2 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) APMP
3 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.03%) QA
2 9 (3.78%) SLA
3 7 (2.94%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.42%) P3O
5 1 (0.42%) GAAP
System Software
1 8 (3.36%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.84%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.42%) Puppet
4 1 (0.42%) collectd
4 1 (0.42%) Ansible
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.42%) Netcool
4 1 (0.42%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (16.39%) Oracle
2 29 (12.18%) Microsoft
3 25 (10.50%) SAP
4 11 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (4.62%) IBM
5 9 (3.78%) PeopleSoft
6 7 (2.94%) Remedy
7 5 (2.10%) WorldPay
7 5 (2.10%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.68%) HP
8 4 (1.68%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.68%) Guidewire
9 3 (1.26%) Pega
9 3 (1.26%) Siebel
10 2 (0.84%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.84%) Sage
10 2 (0.84%) Adobe
10 2 (0.84%) VMware
10 2 (0.84%) Cerillion
10 2 (0.84%) Sitecore
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