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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 112 120 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Billing 36 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the General category 2.69% 0.86% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Median daily rate £383 £590 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.16% +68.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £383 £368
% change year-on-year
+2.28% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
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
1340 1506 990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.66% 51.45% 38.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 768 515
Median daily rate £400 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £270 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 18
Median hourly rate £12.58 £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% +23.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Edinburgh +8 10 £238 - 2
Aberdeen +12 7 - -
West Lothian +12 7 £395 -31.89%
Renfrewshire - 5 £235 - 1
Billing
UK

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Billing.

1 23 (54.76%) Oracle
2 22 (52.38%) Finance
3 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 17 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (38.10%) SDLC
6 15 (35.71%) Change Management
7 12 (28.57%) SQL
7 12 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (26.19%) Oracle EBS R12
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle Assets
9 10 (23.81%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
10 9 (21.43%) ITIL
10 9 (21.43%) Unix
10 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
11 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
11 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
13 6 (14.29%) Requirements Management
13 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
13 6 (14.29%) CRM
13 6 (14.29%) Logistics
13 6 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
13 6 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (14.29%) Law
14 5 (11.90%) Migration
14 5 (11.90%) Solaris
14 5 (11.90%) EMC
14 5 (11.90%) SC 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 (9.52%) CICS
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (23.81%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) DB2
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Law
3 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Consultant
2 12 (28.57%) Oracle Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) Functional Consultant
3 9 (21.43%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 7 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Billing Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Logistics Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Project Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Systems Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Billing Project Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) E-Business Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (9.52%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.52%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.38%) Handset
3 1 (2.38%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Unix
2 5 (11.90%) Solaris
3 4 (9.52%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (38.10%) SDLC
3 15 (35.71%) Change Management
4 12 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (23.81%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (21.43%) ITIL
6 9 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 9 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 8 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (19.05%) Waterfall
8 6 (14.29%) CRM
8 6 (14.29%) Logistics
8 6 (14.29%) Requirements Management
8 6 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
8 6 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (11.90%) Migration
10 4 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 4 (9.52%) Data Management
10 4 (9.52%) SOA
10 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) COBOL
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) Oracle
2 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) EMC
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix
4 4 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (9.52%) IBM
4 4 (9.52%) VMware
5 3 (7.14%) SAP
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco
7 1 (2.38%) Veritas