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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 109 118 105
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Billing 20 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the General category 1.11% 0.97% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
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£360 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £368 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £12.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -70.18%
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
1804 1138 1079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 55.63% 41.07% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 513 481
Average daily rate £388 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 13 34
Average hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.62% +52.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £10.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £88.13 £20.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.82
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.14%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +13 9 £450 -
Edinburgh -11 6 £356 -6.31% 1
West Lothian -9 1 - -
Billing
UK

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (39.39%) Project Management
2 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) SAP IS-U
3 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.18%) Back Office
5 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.18%) Banking
6 3 (9.09%) Service Management
6 3 (9.09%) MS Project
6 3 (9.09%) MS Office
6 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
6 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.09%) Product Management
6 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.06%) Project Governance
7 2 (6.06%) Change Control
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.06%) WAN
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) MVC
8 1 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) SOA
8 1 (3.03%) LAN

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.09%) MS Project
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (3.03%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
2 6 (18.18%) Back Office
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) SAP Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Project Manager
4 6 (18.18%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Lead Project Manager
6 3 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Coordinator
7 2 (6.06%) Banking Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Project Officer
8 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Manager
8 1 (3.03%) MI Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Designer
8 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.03%) Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Network Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.03%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Project Management
2 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (9.09%) Service Management
3 3 (9.09%) Time Management
3 3 (9.09%) Product Management
4 2 (6.06%) Project Governance
4 2 (6.06%) Change Control
4 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) MVC
5 1 (3.03%) Validation
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.03%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
5 1 (3.03%) Use Case
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C#
1 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) SAP
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Remedy