The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 24 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 South East 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 127 143 113
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -30
Contract jobs citing Billing 115 96 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 1.14% 1.41%
As % of the General category 3.50% 3.08% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 40 53
Average daily rate £350 £372 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% -12.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £270 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £477 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £380 £445
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -14.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +11.73%
General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3284 3119 3983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.17% 37.17% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1732 1456 1748
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 181 206
Average hourly rate £24.50 £21.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Billing
England

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the South East region.

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +5 63 £373 +3.47% 3
Hampshire +11 17 £338 +8.00% 2
Surrey -2 17 £375 +12.78% 1
West Sussex -2 5 £330 -22.80%
Middlesex -2 2 - -
Kent +4 1 - -
Oxfordshire +2 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 99 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 84 (36.36%) CRM
3 58 (25.11%) Oracle
4 46 (19.91%) Finance
5 45 (19.48%) SAP
6 34 (14.72%) SQL
7 26 (11.26%) Project Management
7 26 (11.26%) SAP IS-U
8 25 (10.82%) PL/SQL
9 19 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (7.79%) Migration
11 17 (7.36%) Use Case
12 16 (6.93%) Microsoft
12 16 (6.93%) Java
13 15 (6.49%) Siebel
13 15 (6.49%) Retail
13 15 (6.49%) Oracle BRM
14 14 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (5.63%) UNIX
15 13 (5.63%) Service Management
15 13 (5.63%) Oracle Database
16 12 (5.19%) Smart Meter
16 12 (5.19%) Marketing
16 12 (5.19%) Cisco
17 11 (4.76%) Windows
17 11 (4.76%) Broadband
17 11 (4.76%) Business Analysis
18 9 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (3.90%) Data Analysis

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.90%) IIS
2 6 (2.60%) Apache
3 2 (0.87%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.87%) Lync
4 1 (0.43%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.43%) SAP EP
Applications
1 9 (3.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.87%) MS Project
3 2 (0.87%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (11.26%) SAP IS-U
2 15 (6.49%) Oracle BRM
3 9 (3.90%) SAP CRM
4 5 (2.16%) CSG Singleview
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.87%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.43%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.43%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.43%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.43%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.43%) Infinys
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.76%) Broadband
2 8 (3.46%) VoIP
3 6 (2.60%) Wireless
3 6 (2.60%) MVNO
4 4 (1.73%) SMS
4 4 (1.73%) LTE
4 4 (1.73%) GSM
5 3 (1.30%) FTP
5 3 (1.30%) HTTP
5 3 (1.30%) Symposium
5 3 (1.30%) 3G
5 3 (1.30%) DSL
5 3 (1.30%) xDSL
5 3 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.87%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.43%) DMVPN
7 1 (0.43%) MGW
7 1 (0.43%) ISUP
7 1 (0.43%) Firewall
7 1 (0.43%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (5.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.73%) MS Access
3 4 (1.73%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.73%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.87%) MySQL
5 2 (0.87%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.43%) OLAP
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.73%) TestDirector
2 4 (1.73%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.43%) LSMW
3 1 (0.43%) Ant
3 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
General
1 99 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 46 (19.91%) Finance
3 15 (6.49%) Retail
4 12 (5.19%) Marketing
5 8 (3.46%) Back Office
6 4 (1.73%) Legal
7 2 (0.87%) German Language
7 2 (0.87%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (25.11%) Architect
2 51 (22.08%) Analyst
3 47 (20.35%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (9.96%) Consultant
5 22 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 18 (7.79%) Business Analyst
7 16 (6.93%) BSS Architect
8 14 (6.06%) Developer
8 14 (6.06%) Test Analyst
9 12 (5.19%) SAP Consultant
10 11 (4.76%) Designer
11 10 (4.33%) SAP ISU Consultant
12 9 (3.90%) Oracle Analyst
13 7 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (2.60%) Senior Business Analyst
14 6 (2.60%) Systems Analyst
14 6 (2.60%) Tester
14 6 (2.60%) Integration Architect
14 6 (2.60%) Data Warehouse Analyst
14 6 (2.60%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.03%) Web Services
2 5 (2.16%) Middleware
3 3 (1.30%) CGI
4 2 (0.87%) LAMP
4 2 (0.87%) Symfony
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.87%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (0.87%) XML
4 2 (0.87%) HTML
5 1 (0.43%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.43%) EJB
5 1 (0.43%) CSS
5 1 (0.43%) SOAP
5 1 (0.43%) XHTML
5 1 (0.43%) JMS
5 1 (0.43%) Java RMI
5 1 (0.43%) VML
5 1 (0.43%) REST
5 1 (0.43%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.19%) Smart Meter
2 5 (2.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.73%) Data Conversion
4 2 (0.87%) Reference Data
4 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.87%) CMDB
5 1 (0.43%) Mashup
5 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.43%) NHS
5 1 (0.43%) Handset
5 1 (0.43%) IVR
5 1 (0.43%) PKI
5 1 (0.43%) IPTV
5 1 (0.43%) FMCG
5 1 (0.43%) iSeries
5 1 (0.43%) Social Media
5 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.63%) UNIX
2 11 (4.76%) Windows
3 5 (2.16%) Solaris
4 1 (0.43%) Linux
4 1 (0.43%) Android
4 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (36.36%) CRM
2 26 (11.26%) Project Management
3 19 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (7.79%) Migration
5 17 (7.36%) Use Case
6 13 (5.63%) Service Management
7 11 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 9 (3.90%) Data Analysis
8 9 (3.90%) Validation
8 9 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (3.46%) SOA
9 8 (3.46%) Integration Testing
9 8 (3.46%) Time Management
9 8 (3.46%) Test Strategy
10 7 (3.03%) Logistics
10 7 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (2.60%) Problem Management
11 6 (2.60%) Revenue Management
12 5 (2.16%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.72%) SQL
2 25 (10.82%) PL/SQL
3 16 (6.93%) Java
4 9 (3.90%) C
5 6 (2.60%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.16%) ABAP
7 4 (1.73%) Perl
7 4 (1.73%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.87%) PHP5
8 2 (0.87%) PHP
8 2 (0.87%) VBA
8 2 (0.87%) C#
9 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.16%) Degree
2 5 (2.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.30%) Postgraduate
3 3 (1.30%) CIMA
4 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.87%) ISEB
5 1 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.43%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) CCNP
5 1 (0.43%) CCNA
5 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.43%) PMP
5 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.16%) SLA
3 3 (1.30%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) GAAP
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (25.11%) Oracle
2 45 (19.48%) SAP
3 16 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.49%) Siebel
5 12 (5.19%) Cisco
6 6 (2.60%) JBoss
6 6 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.16%) Amdocs
8 3 (1.30%) Remedy
8 3 (1.30%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.30%) HP
8 3 (1.30%) Avaya
8 3 (1.30%) Juniper
9 2 (0.87%) IBM
9 2 (0.87%) Adobe
9 2 (0.87%) Sun
9 2 (0.87%) Teradata
9 2 (0.87%) ATG
9 2 (0.87%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.43%) Ab Initio
Hove, East Sussex
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hove, Sussex
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hove
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago