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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 118 150 107
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -43
Contract jobs citing Billing 133 85 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.34% 1.00% 1.43%
As % of the General category 3.80% 2.65% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 36 56
Average daily rate £375 £378 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £271 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £438
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £71.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +11.73%
General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3501 3202 3991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.40% 37.69% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1822 1486 1751
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 187 213
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -18.18%
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 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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 16 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the South East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Billing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 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 +25 77 £375 +7.14% 11
Surrey -7 18 £380 +1.33% 2
Hampshire +1 17 £344 -6.77% 7
West Sussex +12 10 £330 -22.80% 2
East Sussex - 4 £259 -
Middlesex -2 2 - -
Kent +3 1 - -
Oxfordshire 0 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 103 (43.46%) Telecoms
2 91 (38.40%) CRM
3 59 (24.89%) Oracle
4 47 (19.83%) Finance
5 43 (18.14%) SAP
6 35 (14.77%) SQL
7 28 (11.81%) Project Management
8 26 (10.97%) SAP IS-U
9 25 (10.55%) PL/SQL
10 19 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (8.02%) Microsoft
10 19 (8.02%) Use Case
11 18 (7.59%) Migration
12 16 (6.75%) Java
12 16 (6.75%) UNIX
13 15 (6.33%) Oracle BRM
13 15 (6.33%) Siebel
13 15 (6.33%) Retail
14 14 (5.91%) Service Management
14 14 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (5.91%) Oracle Database
15 13 (5.49%) Cisco
16 12 (5.06%) Marketing
16 12 (5.06%) Smart Meter
17 11 (4.64%) Business Analysis
17 11 (4.64%) Broadband
17 11 (4.64%) Windows
18 10 (4.22%) Data Analysis
18 10 (4.22%) Validation
19 9 (3.80%) Time Management

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (3.80%) IIS
2 6 (2.53%) Apache
3 2 (0.84%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.84%) Lync
4 1 (0.42%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.42%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.84%) MS Project
3 2 (0.84%) MS Office
3 2 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (10.97%) SAP IS-U
2 15 (6.33%) Oracle BRM
3 9 (3.80%) SAP CRM
4 7 (2.95%) CSG Singleview
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.84%) SAP R/3
6 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.84%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.42%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.42%) Infinys
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.42%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.64%) Broadband
2 8 (3.38%) VoIP
3 6 (2.53%) Wireless
3 6 (2.53%) MVNO
4 5 (2.11%) HTTP
5 4 (1.69%) GSM
5 4 (1.69%) SMS
5 4 (1.69%) LTE
6 3 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.27%) xDSL
6 3 (1.27%) Symposium
6 3 (1.27%) DSL
6 3 (1.27%) 3G
6 3 (1.27%) FTP
7 2 (0.84%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.42%) DMVPN
8 1 (0.42%) SIGTRAN
8 1 (0.42%) GGSN
8 1 (0.42%) SGSN
8 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (5.91%) Oracle Database
2 6 (2.53%) RDBMS
2 6 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.69%) MS Access
4 3 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.84%) MySQL
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.42%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.69%) TestDirector
2 4 (1.69%) ClearQuest
3 3 (1.27%) Axure RP
3 3 (1.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.42%) LSMW
4 1 (0.42%) Ant
General
1 103 (43.46%) Telecoms
2 47 (19.83%) Finance
3 15 (6.33%) Retail
4 12 (5.06%) Marketing
5 8 (3.38%) Back Office
6 4 (1.69%) Legal
7 3 (1.27%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.84%) German Language
9 1 (0.42%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (24.89%) Architect
2 51 (21.52%) Analyst
3 47 (19.83%) Solutions Architect
4 25 (10.55%) Project Manager
5 23 (9.70%) Consultant
6 19 (8.02%) Business Analyst
7 18 (7.59%) Developer
8 16 (6.75%) BSS Architect
9 13 (5.49%) Test Analyst
10 12 (5.06%) SAP Consultant
10 12 (5.06%) Designer
11 10 (4.22%) SAP ISU Consultant
12 9 (3.80%) Oracle Analyst
13 7 (2.95%) Systems Analyst
14 6 (2.53%) Tester
14 6 (2.53%) Integration Architect
14 6 (2.53%) Data Warehouse Analyst
14 6 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (2.53%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
14 6 (2.53%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.95%) Web Services
2 5 (2.11%) Middleware
2 5 (2.11%) CGI
3 4 (1.69%) HTML
4 3 (1.27%) XHTML
4 3 (1.27%) .NET
4 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.27%) CSS
5 2 (0.84%) XML
5 2 (0.84%) LAMP
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.84%) Symfony
5 2 (0.84%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.42%) REST
6 1 (0.42%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.42%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.42%) JRules
6 1 (0.42%) JSON
6 1 (0.42%) Spring
6 1 (0.42%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.06%) Smart Meter
2 5 (2.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.69%) Data Conversion
4 2 (0.84%) CMDB
4 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.42%) Social Media
5 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.42%) Mashup
5 1 (0.42%) FMCG
5 1 (0.42%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.42%) IVR
5 1 (0.42%) Handset
5 1 (0.42%) PKI
5 1 (0.42%) IPTV
5 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.75%) UNIX
2 11 (4.64%) Windows
3 7 (2.95%) Solaris
4 2 (0.84%) Linux
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Android
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (38.40%) CRM
2 28 (11.81%) Project Management
3 19 (8.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (8.02%) Use Case
4 18 (7.59%) Migration
5 14 (5.91%) Service Management
6 11 (4.64%) Business Analysis
7 10 (4.22%) Data Analysis
7 10 (4.22%) Validation
8 9 (3.80%) Time Management
8 9 (3.80%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (3.38%) Integration Testing
10 7 (2.95%) Problem Management
10 7 (2.95%) Test Strategy
10 7 (2.95%) Logistics
10 7 (2.95%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (2.95%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (2.95%) SOA
10 7 (2.95%) UML
10 7 (2.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.77%) SQL
2 25 (10.55%) PL/SQL
3 16 (6.75%) Java
4 9 (3.80%) C
5 6 (2.53%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.53%) Perl
6 5 (2.11%) ABAP
7 4 (1.69%) SAPscript
8 3 (1.27%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.84%) VBA
9 2 (0.84%) C#
9 2 (0.84%) PHP
9 2 (0.84%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (2.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.11%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.11%) Degree
3 3 (1.27%) CIMA
3 3 (1.27%) Postgraduate
3 3 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.84%) ISEB
4 2 (0.84%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.42%) PMP
5 1 (0.42%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.42%) CCNP
5 1 (0.42%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.11%) SLA
3 2 (0.84%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.42%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (24.89%) Oracle
2 43 (18.14%) SAP
3 19 (8.02%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.33%) Siebel
5 13 (5.49%) Cisco
6 6 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (2.53%) JBoss
7 5 (2.11%) Amdocs
8 3 (1.27%) Jaspersoft
8 3 (1.27%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.27%) Remedy
8 3 (1.27%) Avaya
8 3 (1.27%) Juniper
8 3 (1.27%) HP
8 3 (1.27%) Sun
9 2 (0.84%) Adobe
9 2 (0.84%) IBM
9 2 (0.84%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.84%) ATG
9 2 (0.84%) Teradata
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 23 hours ago