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 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 280 257 222
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -35
Contract jobs citing Billing 135 180 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.71% 0.78%
As % of the General category 1.24% 1.40% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 112 105
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£470 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £23.00 £64.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.47% +259.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £40.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-70.18% +147.69%
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
10874 12870 13523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.89% 50.68% 51.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7567 9090 9255
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 £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 171 233
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -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 2 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 +9 40 £475 +11.76% 13
Uxbridge -3 2 £175 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Clapham - - - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 115 (43.56%) Finance
2 71 (26.89%) Oracle
3 50 (18.94%) CRM
4 40 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (14.02%) Revenue Management
6 35 (13.26%) SAP
7 32 (12.12%) WebLogic
7 32 (12.12%) Middleware
8 30 (11.36%) Oracle Fusion
9 29 (10.98%) WebLogic Portal
9 29 (10.98%) SQL
9 29 (10.98%) Siebel
9 29 (10.98%) SOA
9 29 (10.98%) Oracle EBS
10 28 (10.61%) Python
10 28 (10.61%) Business Analysis
11 27 (10.23%) WebCenter
12 26 (9.85%) Oracle BPM
12 26 (9.85%) Oracle ODI
12 26 (9.85%) SQL Server
13 25 (9.47%) Telecoms
14 24 (9.09%) Project Management
14 24 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
15 23 (8.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 23 (8.71%) Oracle Identity Management
15 23 (8.71%) Content Management
15 23 (8.71%) JIRA
15 23 (8.71%) Oracle BI EE
15 23 (8.71%) Oracle RAC
15 23 (8.71%) Jython

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 32 (12.12%) WebLogic
2 29 (10.98%) WebLogic Portal
3 24 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
4 20 (7.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 13 (4.92%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.65%) Apache
7 7 (2.65%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.38%) CMS
9 1 (0.38%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.38%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.38%) IIS
9 1 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 18 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (6.44%) MS Office
3 14 (5.30%) MS Excel
4 9 (3.41%) MS Project
5 8 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (2.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 29 (10.98%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (9.85%) Oracle BPM
3 19 (7.20%) Documaker
4 14 (5.30%) Oracle FAH
5 11 (4.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 11 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 7 (2.65%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (2.65%) SAP IS-U
6 7 (2.65%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (2.65%) HFM
7 5 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.52%) SAP FI
8 4 (1.52%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (1.14%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (1.14%) SAP SD
9 3 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
10 2 (0.76%) SAP CO
10 2 (0.76%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.17%) Force.com
2 3 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.33%) HTTP
2 19 (7.20%) HTTPS
2 19 (7.20%) SSL
3 5 (1.89%) Internet
4 3 (1.14%) VoIP
4 3 (1.14%) WAN
4 3 (1.14%) FTP
5 2 (0.76%) SAN
5 2 (0.76%) MPLS
5 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.76%) PSTN
6 1 (0.38%) MVNO
6 1 (0.38%) Extranet
6 1 (0.38%) Intranet
6 1 (0.38%) LDAP
6 1 (0.38%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.85%) SQL Server
1 26 (9.85%) Oracle ODI
2 23 (8.71%) Oracle BI EE
3 21 (7.95%) Oracle Database
4 20 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (7.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 16 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (3.41%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.65%) Essbase
10 7 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.89%) SAP BI
11 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.52%) MySQL
12 4 (1.52%) OLTP
12 4 (1.52%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (8.71%) JIRA
2 7 (2.65%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.14%) Behat
5 2 (0.76%) Subversion
6 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.38%) Selenium
6 1 (0.38%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.38%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 115 (43.56%) Finance
2 25 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 22 (8.33%) General Ledger
4 20 (7.58%) Banking
5 17 (6.44%) Back Office
6 11 (4.17%) Legal
7 10 (3.79%) Financial Institution
7 10 (3.79%) Marketing
8 8 (3.03%) Retail
8 8 (3.03%) Publishing
9 7 (2.65%) Advertising
10 5 (1.89%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.52%) Games
12 3 (1.14%) Law
13 2 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.76%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.38%) Front Office
14 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (25.76%) Analyst
2 47 (17.80%) Consultant
3 40 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 34 (12.88%) Developer
5 23 (8.71%) Project Manager
6 22 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
7 19 (7.20%) Architect
8 14 (5.30%) Functional Analyst
8 14 (5.30%) PeopleSoft Analyst
8 14 (5.30%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
9 13 (4.92%) Middleware Consultant
9 13 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (4.55%) PeopleSoft Consultant
11 11 (4.17%) Programme Manager
11 11 (4.17%) Designer
12 9 (3.41%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 8 (3.03%) Peoplesoft Functional Consultant
13 8 (3.03%) Functional Consultant
13 8 (3.03%) SAP Consultant
14 7 (2.65%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.12%) Middleware
2 30 (11.36%) Oracle Fusion
3 27 (10.23%) WebCenter
4 19 (7.20%) JMS
4 19 (7.20%) JDBC
5 12 (4.55%) .NET
6 10 (3.79%) Web Services
7 9 (3.41%) Visualforce
8 7 (2.65%) XML
9 5 (1.89%) HTML
9 5 (1.89%) XSLT
9 5 (1.89%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.89%) jQuery
9 5 (1.89%) Ajax
9 5 (1.89%) MDX
10 4 (1.52%) WCF
10 4 (1.52%) jBPM
10 4 (1.52%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (1.52%) CSS
10 4 (1.52%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.79%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.41%) Hedge funds
3 6 (2.27%) FMCG
4 3 (1.14%) IVR
4 3 (1.14%) Online Games
4 3 (1.14%) Data Conversion
4 3 (1.14%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.76%) DTV
5 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.76%) Equities
6 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.38%) Open Source
6 1 (0.38%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.38%) Social Media
6 1 (0.38%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.68%) Windows
2 11 (4.17%) Linux
3 5 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.52%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.76%) UNIX
6 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.38%) Debian
6 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.38%) Android
6 1 (0.38%) CentOS
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.94%) CRM
2 40 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (14.02%) Revenue Management
4 29 (10.98%) SOA
5 28 (10.61%) Business Analysis
6 24 (9.09%) Project Management
7 23 (8.71%) Content Management
8 21 (7.95%) Migration
9 18 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
10 16 (6.06%) Change Management
10 16 (6.06%) ERP
11 13 (4.92%) ITIL
11 13 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (4.92%) Asset Management
12 12 (4.55%) Data Analysis
12 12 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 12 (4.55%) ETL
12 12 (4.55%) Data Migration
12 12 (4.55%) Cash Management
12 12 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.98%) SQL
2 28 (10.61%) Python
3 23 (8.71%) Jython
3 23 (8.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 20 (7.58%) Bash Shell
5 17 (6.44%) Java
6 9 (3.41%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.41%) PHP
7 8 (3.03%) Apex Code
8 6 (2.27%) VBA
8 6 (2.27%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.27%) C#
9 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.76%) XAML
11 2 (0.76%) ABAP
11 2 (0.76%) C++
11 2 (0.76%) Perl
11 2 (0.76%) R
11 2 (0.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 17 (6.44%) Degree
2 9 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (3.03%) PMP
3 8 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.52%) ISEB
6 2 (0.76%) ACCA
6 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.38%) CBAP
7 1 (0.38%) CIMA
7 1 (0.38%) RHCT
7 1 (0.38%) LPIC
7 1 (0.38%) RHCE
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.58%) Data Quality
2 14 (5.30%) QA
3 5 (1.89%) SLA
4 3 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.14%) GAAP
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 23 (8.71%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.38%) vCloud
2 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (8.71%) Oracle Identity Management
2 18 (6.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (3.03%) Puppet
4 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.38%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 71 (26.89%) Oracle
2 35 (13.26%) SAP
3 29 (10.98%) Siebel
4 22 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (6.44%) Remedy
5 17 (6.44%) PeopleSoft
6 13 (4.92%) Microsoft
7 8 (3.03%) Hyperion
8 7 (2.65%) Business Objects
9 6 (2.27%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.89%) JDA
10 5 (1.89%) Zend
11 4 (1.52%) Cognos
11 4 (1.52%) Cisco
12 3 (1.14%) Primavera
12 3 (1.14%) Pegasus
12 3 (1.14%) Google
12 3 (1.14%) SendGrid
13 2 (0.76%) Amdocs
13 2 (0.76%) Advent
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