The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 47 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing Billing 29 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.94% 0.46% 2.01%
As % of the General category 9.01% 1.52% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
Average daily rate £473 £575 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.82% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £395 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £755 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.24 £10.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.09% -69.85%
Billing
Berkshire

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

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
322 264 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.69% 30.14% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 122 189
Average daily rate £400 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 11
Average hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +183.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £42.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £127.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 20 (55.56%) CRM
2 16 (44.44%) SLA
2 16 (44.44%) ITIL
2 16 (44.44%) Service Management
2 16 (44.44%) Front Office
2 16 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 16 (44.44%) Ticket Management
3 10 (27.78%) SAP
4 8 (22.22%) SAP IS-U
4 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
4 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 8 (22.22%) ABAP
5 5 (13.89%) Finance
6 4 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (11.11%) Degree
6 4 (11.11%) RTP
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Oracle
7 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Business Development
8 2 (5.56%) eTOM
8 2 (5.56%) Amdocs
8 2 (5.56%) COM
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.56%) ERP
8 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (5.56%) CSG Singleview

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.78%) Node.js
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (5.56%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.78%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) RTP
2 1 (2.78%) 3G
2 1 (2.78%) Broadband
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (44.44%) Front Office
2 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.89%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Incident Manager
2 12 (33.33%) Consultant
3 9 (25.00%) ICT Manager
3 9 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
4 8 (22.22%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) IT Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Presales Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) SAP PS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (5.56%) COM
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) CRM
2 16 (44.44%) Incident Management
2 16 (44.44%) ITIL
2 16 (44.44%) Service Management
2 16 (44.44%) Ticket Management
3 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.33%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Business Development
5 2 (5.56%) ERP
5 2 (5.56%) eTOM
5 2 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.78%) E-business
6 1 (2.78%) Kanban
6 1 (2.78%) Revenue Recognition
6 1 (2.78%) Use Case
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) SAP
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Amdocs
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) Siebel