The first 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Solihull region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 17 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing Billing 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 4.76% 1.69% 4.11%
As % of the General category 11.76% 4.17% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £335 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £440
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +11.73%
General Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51 24 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 40.48% 40.68% 61.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 5
Average daily rate £320 £288 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% +2.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.25 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Billing
West Midlands

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 24 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) SAP FI-CA
2 2 (28.57%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) MVNO
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) BT
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Broadband
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (28.57%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) MVNO
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Billing Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Process Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Project Leader
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Project Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) BT
2 1 (14.29%) IBM