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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 106 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Contract jobs citing Billing 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.28% 0.54%
As % of the General category 0.68% 0.67% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £625 £388 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -14.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £350 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £400 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £425 £355
% change year-on-year
-13.23% +19.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.69 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+45.15% -4.16%
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
586 749 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.24% 41.91% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 419 248
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £27.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.19% +59.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.04 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.25 £30.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

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
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 24 August 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 14 (73.68%) CRM
2 9 (47.37%) Retail
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 4 (21.05%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Document Management
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
6 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (5.26%) Change Control
6 1 (5.26%) JIRA

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 (5.26%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (15.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Big Data
1 1 (5.26%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 9 (47.37%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Lead Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Billing Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Director
5 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.26%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) EDI
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) EFT
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Document Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) PHP
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Micro Focus
3 1 (5.26%) Niku