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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Billing
UK / Scotland
Rank 104 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Billing 4 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.24% -
As % of the General category 0.58% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £450 £285 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £10.24 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+192.96% -0.09%

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
688 1164 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 39.49% 46.04% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 567 657
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 12
Median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.11% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £22.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £50.00 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £23.43
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +38.74%

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
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 28 February 2017. 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 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
West Lothian -2 2 - -
Billing
UK

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) CRM
3 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (35.00%) Unix
4 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (30.00%) Middleware
5 6 (30.00%) SOA
5 6 (30.00%) SAP
5 6 (30.00%) Change Control
5 6 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (30.00%) SDLC
6 5 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) MS Office
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
8 2 (10.00%) Replication

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 6 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Utilities
2 1 (5.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Database Designer
1 7 (35.00%) Designer
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
4 3 (15.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAP Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ERP Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) CRM
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (30.00%) Change Control
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
4 6 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Cash Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) TDD
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Dell