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 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 63 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Billing 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.27% - 0.33%
As % of the General category 1.16% - 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£675 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-33.78% -2.60%
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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 North East region.

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
172 148 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.40% 22.91% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 94 34
Average daily rate £325 £265 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -37.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £198 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
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 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
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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Oracle
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
4 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Utilities
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) GIS
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Service Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Director
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Service Management
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
3 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle