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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 100 102 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing Billing 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the General category 1.12% 0.38% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £394 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -17.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+73.91% +4.54%
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
536 792 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.45% 42.19% 34.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 437 275
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 6
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.05 £12.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.76% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £11.40 £9.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 9 (60.00%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VB
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) WinForms
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) VB6
5 1 (6.67%) Document Management
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Billing Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Director
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) WinForms
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) EDI
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
1 1 (6.67%) EFT
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) Reference Data
1 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Document Management
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Internet Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C#
1 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
1 2 (13.33%) VB
1 2 (13.33%) VB6
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Micro Focus
2 1 (6.67%) SAP