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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 65 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Billing 14 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.54% 1.30% 1.39%
As % of the General category 3.98% 3.69% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 8
Median daily rate £450 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £260 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £538 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £388 £364
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
352 325 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 38.60% 35.25% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 133 119
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £224 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Median hourly rate £19.61 £10.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.41% -47.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £10.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.37 £10.75 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 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 29 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for Billing.

1 24 (55.81%) CRM
2 19 (44.19%) Service Management
3 17 (39.53%) Front Office
3 17 (39.53%) ITIL
3 17 (39.53%) SLA
3 17 (39.53%) Incident Management
3 17 (39.53%) Ticket Management
4 12 (27.91%) SAP
5 10 (23.26%) ABAP
5 10 (23.26%) Functional Testing
5 10 (23.26%) SAP IS-U
5 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
5 10 (23.26%) Integration Testing
6 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
7 5 (11.63%) Finance
7 5 (11.63%) SAP Smart Forms
7 5 (11.63%) RTP
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
7 5 (11.63%) Degree
8 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
8 4 (9.30%) Retail
8 4 (9.30%) Presales
9 3 (6.98%) Business Development
9 3 (6.98%) eTOM
9 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.98%) Firewall
9 3 (6.98%) Oracle
9 3 (6.98%) COM
9 3 (6.98%) Broadband
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.65%) Node.js
1 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (23.26%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) RTP
2 3 (6.98%) Broadband
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (4.65%) FWSM
4 1 (2.33%) 3G
4 1 (2.33%) BGP
4 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) IPsec
4 1 (2.33%) MPLS
4 1 (2.33%) OSPF
4 1 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.33%) RSVP
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Ranorex
1 2 (4.65%) Selenium
General
1 17 (39.53%) Front Office
2 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.63%) Finance
4 4 (9.30%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Military
5 1 (2.33%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Incident Manager
2 14 (32.56%) Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) ICT Manager
3 10 (23.26%) SAP Consultant
3 10 (23.26%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
4 2 (4.65%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) CRM Implementation Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) IP Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) IP Security Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Test Leader
5 1 (2.33%) Architect
5 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) IP Designer
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Presales Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) SAP Smart Forms
2 3 (6.98%) COM
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.65%) PMI
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) CRM
2 19 (44.19%) Service Management
3 17 (39.53%) Incident Management
3 17 (39.53%) ITIL
3 17 (39.53%) Ticket Management
4 10 (23.26%) Functional Testing
4 10 (23.26%) Integration Testing
4 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Presales
7 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.98%) Business Development
7 3 (6.98%) eTOM
8 2 (4.65%) Deep Packet Inspection
8 2 (4.65%) Kanban
8 2 (4.65%) Open Source
8 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) CCNP
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) CCSA
3 2 (4.65%) CCSE
3 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.33%) HND
4 1 (2.33%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.33%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (39.53%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) FortiGate
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) SAP
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
3 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.65%) F5
3 2 (4.65%) Siebel
4 1 (2.33%) Juniper
4 1 (2.33%) Xura