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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 95 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Contract jobs citing Billing 4 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 1.36% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.58% 4.14% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £320 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% -32.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.20 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-33.78% -2.60%
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
687 459 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.66% 32.95% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 256 153
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £195 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.13 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £80.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
Altrincham - 1 - -
Billing
North West

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (38.46%) Retail
1 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) QA
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (23.08%) SAP SD
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) System Testing
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Toad
4 2 (15.38%) ISEB
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) MS Access
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP SD
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (15.38%) Toad
General
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP SD Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Test Management
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) System Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.69%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) CODA
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