The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the London region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 273 253 255
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing Billing 129 169 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.70% 0.69%
As % of the General category 1.25% 1.36% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 97 77
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £522 £577
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £12.58 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £21.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-42.52% +27.94%
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10310 12425 13566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.01% 51.26% 51.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7192 8730 9197
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 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 190 208
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £46.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Billing
England

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 July 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 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 29 £475 +5.55% 17
Clapham - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Greenford - - - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 102 (37.09%) Finance
2 61 (22.18%) Oracle
3 51 (18.55%) CRM
4 36 (13.09%) SAP
5 35 (12.73%) SQL Server
6 34 (12.36%) SQL
6 34 (12.36%) Telecoms
7 27 (9.82%) Business Analysis
8 26 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (8.73%) Migration
10 23 (8.36%) Back Office
10 23 (8.36%) Banking
11 22 (8.00%) Java
11 22 (8.00%) MS Office
12 21 (7.64%) Project Management
13 20 (7.27%) Windows
13 20 (7.27%) Degree
14 19 (6.91%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (6.91%) General Ledger
14 19 (6.91%) MS PowerPoint
15 18 (6.55%) QA
16 17 (6.18%) .NET
16 17 (6.18%) Siebel
16 17 (6.18%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (6.18%) ERP
16 17 (6.18%) Middleware
16 17 (6.18%) Revenue Management
17 16 (5.82%) E-Commerce
17 16 (5.82%) Change Management
17 16 (5.82%) GAP Analysis

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 15 (5.45%) WebLogic
1 15 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.09%) WebLogic Portal
3 9 (3.27%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (2.91%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.82%) Apache
6 4 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.36%) CMS
8 1 (0.36%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.36%) IIS
8 1 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.36%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.36%) nginx
8 1 (0.36%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (8.00%) MS Office
2 19 (6.91%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (5.09%) MS Excel
4 9 (3.27%) MS Project
5 8 (2.91%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (2.91%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.45%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (5.09%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (2.91%) SAP IS-U
4 7 (2.55%) Documaker
4 7 (2.55%) Oracle FAH
4 7 (2.55%) HFM
5 6 (2.18%) SAP FI
5 6 (2.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 6 (2.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 5 (1.82%) Oracle 11i
7 4 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (1.09%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (1.09%) SAP CO
8 3 (1.09%) SAP SD
8 3 (1.09%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.73%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.36%) Force.com
2 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.64%) HTTP
2 7 (2.55%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.18%) VoIP
4 4 (1.45%) SSL
4 4 (1.45%) Internet
5 3 (1.09%) FTP
6 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.73%) SAN
6 2 (0.73%) WAN
6 2 (0.73%) SMS
7 1 (0.36%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.36%) UMTS
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) LDAP
7 1 (0.36%) Broadband
7 1 (0.36%) CDMA
7 1 (0.36%) LAN
7 1 (0.36%) PSTN
7 1 (0.36%) Intranet
7 1 (0.36%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.18%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.73%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 10 (3.64%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.27%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.27%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 7 (2.55%) OLAP
10 7 (2.55%) Essbase
11 6 (2.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (1.82%) SAP BI
12 5 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (4.00%) JIRA
2 4 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.73%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.73%) Selenium
3 2 (0.73%) Subversion
4 1 (0.36%) Maven
4 1 (0.36%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.36%) Behat
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 102 (37.09%) Finance
2 34 (12.36%) Telecoms
3 23 (8.36%) Back Office
3 23 (8.36%) Banking
4 19 (6.91%) General Ledger
5 15 (5.45%) Legal
6 13 (4.73%) Marketing
7 7 (2.55%) Publishing
8 6 (2.18%) Retail
9 5 (1.82%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.45%) Games
11 3 (1.09%) Advertising
11 3 (1.09%) Law
11 3 (1.09%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.73%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.36%) Front Office
13 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 72 (26.18%) Analyst
2 47 (17.09%) Developer
3 43 (15.64%) Business Analyst
4 39 (14.18%) Consultant
5 23 (8.36%) Project Manager
6 20 (7.27%) Architect
7 13 (4.73%) Oracle Consultant
7 13 (4.73%) Functional Analyst
7 13 (4.73%) PeopleSoft Analyst
7 13 (4.73%) Designer
7 13 (4.73%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
8 12 (4.36%) Middleware Consultant
8 12 (4.36%) Programme Manager
9 11 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
9 11 (4.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 10 (3.64%) PeopleSoft Consultant
11 7 (2.55%) Telecoms Business Analyst
11 7 (2.55%) Functional Consultant
11 7 (2.55%) Peoplesoft Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.18%) .NET
1 17 (6.18%) Middleware
2 15 (5.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (5.45%) WebCenter
3 14 (5.09%) XML
4 11 (4.00%) Visualforce
5 10 (3.64%) Web Services
6 7 (2.55%) JMS
6 7 (2.55%) JDBC
6 7 (2.55%) HTML
7 6 (2.18%) MDX
8 5 (1.82%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.82%) WinForms
9 4 (1.45%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (1.45%) WCF
9 4 (1.45%) jBPM
9 4 (1.45%) XSLT
9 4 (1.45%) RESTful
9 4 (1.45%) Akka
10 3 (1.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.27%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.18%) FMCG
3 5 (1.82%) IVR
4 4 (1.45%) Credit Derivative
4 4 (1.45%) Derivative
4 4 (1.45%) Smart Meter
4 4 (1.45%) Data Conversion
5 3 (1.09%) Online Games
5 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.09%) Smartcard
6 2 (0.73%) DTV
6 2 (0.73%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.73%) Statistics
6 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.73%) Open Source
6 2 (0.73%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.36%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (7.27%) Windows
2 10 (3.64%) Linux
3 6 (2.18%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.82%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.09%) UNIX
6 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.73%) Android
7 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.55%) CRM
2 27 (9.82%) Business Analysis
3 26 (9.45%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (8.73%) Migration
5 21 (7.64%) Project Management
6 17 (6.18%) ERP
6 17 (6.18%) Revenue Management
7 16 (5.82%) E-Commerce
7 16 (5.82%) Change Management
7 16 (5.82%) GAP Analysis
8 14 (5.09%) ITIL
8 14 (5.09%) ETL
8 14 (5.09%) Use Case
9 13 (4.73%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (4.73%) Data Analysis
9 13 (4.73%) PRINCE2
10 12 (4.36%) SOA
10 12 (4.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (4.36%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (4.36%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.36%) SQL
2 22 (8.00%) Java
3 13 (4.73%) Python
4 12 (4.36%) C#
5 11 (4.00%) Apex Code
6 8 (2.91%) Bash Shell
6 8 (2.91%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 8 (2.91%) PHP
6 8 (2.91%) Jython
7 7 (2.55%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.18%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.82%) VBA
10 4 (1.45%) Scala
11 3 (1.09%) ABAP
11 3 (1.09%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.09%) Perl
12 2 (0.73%) XAML
12 2 (0.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (7.27%) Degree
2 9 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (2.91%) PMP
3 8 (2.91%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.18%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.18%) ISEB
6 4 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.73%) ACCA
8 1 (0.36%) CIMA
8 1 (0.36%) MBA
8 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.36%) IIBA
8 1 (0.36%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.55%) QA
2 9 (3.27%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.18%) SLA
4 3 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.09%) GAAP
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 13 (4.73%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.36%) vCloud
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (2.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (2.91%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (2.55%) Puppet
3 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.36%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 61 (22.18%) Oracle
2 36 (13.09%) SAP
3 19 (6.91%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (6.18%) Siebel
5 15 (5.45%) PeopleSoft
5 15 (5.45%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.27%) Business Objects
7 7 (2.55%) Hyperion
8 6 (2.18%) Cisco
9 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.82%) Remedy
9 5 (1.82%) Zend
10 4 (1.45%) Cognos
11 3 (1.09%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.73%) HP
12 2 (0.73%) IBM
12 2 (0.73%) Amdocs
12 2 (0.73%) Yardi
13 1 (0.36%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 1 (0.36%) Comverse
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago