The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 25 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Billing 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.73% - 5.08%
As % of the General category 2.94% - 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £625 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £366
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -37.83%
Billing
West Midlands

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

General Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 24.82% 28.21% 38.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 19
Average daily rate £325 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -9.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Billing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Broadband
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Revenue Management
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) BPR
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Revenue Management
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft