The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 91 94 68
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -26
Contract jobs citing Billing 16 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.87% 0.30% 1.30%
As % of the General category 2.54% 0.72% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Median daily rate £450 £293 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £373 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.28% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -37.83%
Billing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
630 694 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 34.15% 41.76% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 341 247
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Median hourly rate £18.99 £18.00 £18.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% -1.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £15.70 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.20 £30.30 £96.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.38 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.00%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Billing across the Manchester region.

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Manchester region.

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Billing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Billing.

1 13 (68.42%) CRM
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Retail
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
5 2 (10.53%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
5 2 (10.53%) Selenium
5 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Finance
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Management Information System

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Bugzilla
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 9 (47.37%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Lead Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Project Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) EFT
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (10.53%) ERP
4 2 (10.53%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Internet Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) PHP
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (5.26%) CITP
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Niku