The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 109 118 123
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing Billing 12 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the General category 1.45% 1.03% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 2
Median daily rate £329 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.70% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+73.91% +4.54%
Billing
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
829 1745 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.10% 54.50% 39.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 856 512
Median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 38 16
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.86 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Glasgow +4 6 £550 +29.41%
West Lothian +7 4 £325 -
Edinburgh +10 1 - - 2
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Billing
UK

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Billing.

1 25 (49.02%) Oracle
2 21 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (39.22%) Finance
4 18 (35.29%) SDLC
5 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.49%) Unix
6 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
7 12 (23.53%) SQL
8 11 (21.57%) CRM
8 11 (21.57%) Law
8 11 (21.57%) Change Management
8 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
8 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 9 (17.65%) Oracle Assets
9 9 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
10 8 (15.69%) ITIL
10 8 (15.69%) SOA
10 8 (15.69%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
11 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
11 7 (13.73%) Requirements Management
12 6 (11.76%) Supplier Management
12 6 (11.76%) Logistics
12 6 (11.76%) Supply Chain Management
12 6 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
12 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
12 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (7.84%) CICS
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle Assets
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (5.88%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.96%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.80%) RDBMS
2 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.84%) DB2
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.96%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.96%) Toad
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 11 (21.57%) Law
2 11 (21.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (9.80%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.96%) Back Office
6 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Consultant
3 10 (19.61%) Business Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) Functional Consultant
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Billing Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Database Designer
6 3 (5.88%) Designer
6 3 (5.88%) Logistics Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Developer
7 2 (3.92%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) SAP ISU Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Telephony Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.84%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.96%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Unix
2 5 (9.80%) Solaris
3 4 (7.84%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (35.29%) SDLC
3 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) Change Management
3 11 (21.57%) CRM
4 9 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (15.69%) GAP Analysis
5 8 (15.69%) ITIL
5 8 (15.69%) SOA
6 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
6 7 (13.73%) Requirements Management
6 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.76%) Logistics
7 6 (11.76%) Supplier Management
7 6 (11.76%) Supply Chain Management
7 6 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 5 (9.80%) Migration
8 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
3 4 (7.84%) COBOL
3 4 (7.84%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.84%) vSphere
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Oracle
2 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) Cisco
3 6 (11.76%) SAP
4 5 (9.80%) EMC
5 4 (7.84%) Citrix
5 4 (7.84%) HP
5 4 (7.84%) IBM
5 4 (7.84%) VMware
6 2 (3.92%) Dell
7 1 (1.96%) Niku
7 1 (1.96%) Planview
7 1 (1.96%) Veritas