The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 63 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing Billing 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.88% 0.27% -
As % of the General category 4.61% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£651 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £6.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.25 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-35.93% -3.03%
Billing
England

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

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
152 72 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.05% 19.30% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 31 31
Average daily rate £375 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £511 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 10
Average hourly rate £39.00 £11.00 £11.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.54% -3.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear - 3 £438 - 1
Billing
England

Billing
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) MS Project
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (42.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Service Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Director
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
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