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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 113 68 52
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -16
Contract jobs citing Billing 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.69% 0.48% 0.18%
As % of the General category 4.98% 2.52% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £274 £675 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.44% +68.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £10.68 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+17.04% -16.23%
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
221 159 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 13.80% 19.18% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 101 66
Median daily rate £340 £335 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -13.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £255 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 4
Median hourly rate £27.75 £13.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.46% -49.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.65 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £37.60 £35.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the North East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 6 £250 -
Durham +9 5 £365 -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Billing.

1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) SAP
3 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) Logistics
4 5 (17.86%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.71%) Finance
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
6 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Utilities
7 2 (7.14%) People Management
7 2 (7.14%) Velocity
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
8 1 (3.57%) Change Management
8 1 (3.57%) VMware
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) Middleware
8 1 (3.57%) BPR
8 1 (3.57%) MS Project
8 1 (3.57%) MS Office
8 1 (3.57%) ERP

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Utilities
3 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Billing Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Billing Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Migration Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Package Solution Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Coordinator
7 1 (3.57%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Velocity
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) AIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Solaris
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Logistics
2 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Transformation
3 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) People Management
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) B2C
5 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.57%) Change Management
5 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) ERP
5 1 (3.57%) ETL
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL
5 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
5 1 (3.57%) Server Building
5 1 (3.57%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (3.57%) UML
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Capita
4 1 (3.57%) Facebook
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) VMware