The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 25 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Billing 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.13% 0.65% 2.65%
As % of the General category 3.70% 2.04% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
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£450 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
- -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £29.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-62.71% +78.78%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54 49 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 30.51% 32.03% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 35 47
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £329 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £875 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Billing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (50.00%) B2B
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI-CA
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI-CA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Billing Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) B2B
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle