The 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 2 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 102 147 122
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -25
Contract jobs citing Billing 154 93 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.66% 1.08% 1.40%
As % of the General category 4.91% 2.92% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 40 51
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£350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £200 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £489 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £115.00 £43.74 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £29.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-62.71% +78.78%
Billing
England

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

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3138 3180 3762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.73% 36.96% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1677 1631 1534
Average daily rate £375 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 112 142
Average hourly rate £21.62 £32.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.49% +27.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -31.03%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +25 90 £413 +3.12% 9
Surrey +11 24 £290 - 2
Hampshire -1 21 £330 -17.50% 3
Oxfordshire -5 5 £320 +60.00%
Middlesex +4 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -2 3 - -
East Sussex - 2 £225 -
West Sussex +8 1 £425 - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 131 (45.17%) Telecoms
2 88 (30.34%) CRM
3 59 (20.34%) Finance
4 57 (19.66%) Project Management
5 50 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (14.83%) Oracle
7 42 (14.48%) Degree
8 39 (13.45%) SAP
9 35 (12.07%) SQL
10 33 (11.38%) Internet
11 31 (10.69%) Broadband
12 30 (10.34%) 3G
13 27 (9.31%) Computer Science
14 26 (8.97%) Migration
15 25 (8.62%) MS Excel
16 21 (7.24%) Microsoft
17 19 (6.55%) HP
17 19 (6.55%) ITIL
17 19 (6.55%) Validation
18 18 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (6.21%) Enterprise Architecture
18 18 (6.21%) PL/SQL
18 18 (6.21%) Security Cleared
19 17 (5.86%) Marketing
19 17 (5.86%) Use Case
19 17 (5.86%) SOA
20 16 (5.52%) System Testing
20 16 (5.52%) 4G
20 16 (5.52%) Mentoring

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 5 (1.72%) OpenStack
1 5 (1.72%) Lync
2 4 (1.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.34%) Apache
3 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.34%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 25 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.48%) MS Project
2 13 (4.48%) MS Office
3 11 (3.79%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.07%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (4.83%) SAP CRM
1 14 (4.83%) CSG Singleview
2 9 (3.10%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (1.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 4 (1.38%) JDE OneWorld
3 4 (1.38%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.34%) assyst
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) IaaS
1 5 (1.72%) SaaS
1 5 (1.72%) PaaS
2 4 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (11.38%) Internet
2 31 (10.69%) Broadband
3 30 (10.34%) 3G
4 16 (5.52%) 4G
4 16 (5.52%) MVNO
5 14 (4.83%) LTE
6 12 (4.14%) Radio Access Network
7 9 (3.10%) Firewall
8 7 (2.41%) WAN
9 6 (2.07%) LAN
10 5 (1.72%) SAN
11 4 (1.38%) SNMP
11 4 (1.38%) DNS
11 4 (1.38%) Wireshark
12 3 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.03%) FWSM
12 3 (1.03%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.03%) SIGTRAN
12 3 (1.03%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.17%) Relational Database
2 8 (2.76%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.07%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.72%) SAP BW
5 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.69%) MS Access
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (4.14%) TestDirector
2 4 (1.38%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.69%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Selenium
4 1 (0.34%) LSMW
4 1 (0.34%) WinRunner
4 1 (0.34%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 131 (45.17%) Telecoms
2 59 (20.34%) Finance
3 17 (5.86%) Marketing
4 15 (5.17%) Retail
5 12 (4.14%) General Ledger
6 6 (2.07%) Legal
7 5 (1.72%) Back Office
8 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.69%) Advertising
8 2 (0.69%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.69%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.34%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.34%) French Language
9 1 (0.34%) Korean Language
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (20.34%) Architect
2 58 (20.00%) Analyst
3 42 (14.48%) Solutions Architect
4 36 (12.41%) Project Manager
5 26 (8.97%) Business Analyst
6 22 (7.59%) Designer
7 19 (6.55%) Tester
8 14 (4.83%) Systems Tester
8 14 (4.83%) Test Analyst
9 13 (4.48%) Solutions Designer
10 12 (4.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 12 (4.14%) Senior Architect
10 12 (4.14%) BSS Architect
11 11 (3.79%) Consultant
12 10 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
13 9 (3.10%) Billing Analyst
14 6 (2.07%) Enterprise Architect
14 6 (2.07%) Administrator
14 6 (2.07%) Telecoms Project Manager
15 5 (1.72%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.83%) Middleware
2 7 (2.41%) REST
2 7 (2.41%) SAP Basis
2 7 (2.41%) SOAP
3 6 (2.07%) .NET
3 6 (2.07%) JMS
3 6 (2.07%) MSMQ
3 6 (2.07%) SAP PI
4 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.34%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (0.34%) jQuery
4 1 (0.34%) SAP XI
4 1 (0.34%) Ajax
4 1 (0.34%) VML
4 1 (0.34%) CSS
4 1 (0.34%) XML
4 1 (0.34%) ODBC
4 1 (0.34%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.31%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.76%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.07%) User Experience
6 4 (1.38%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.69%) STB
7 2 (0.69%) IVR
7 2 (0.69%) CMDB
7 2 (0.69%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.34%) iSeries
8 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.34%) e-Health
8 1 (0.34%) DTV
8 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.83%) UNIX
2 3 (1.03%) Windows
3 2 (0.69%) Linux
3 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.34%) HPUX
4 1 (0.34%) Solaris
4 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (30.34%) CRM
2 57 (19.66%) Project Management
3 26 (8.97%) Migration
4 19 (6.55%) ITIL
4 19 (6.55%) Validation
5 18 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (6.21%) Enterprise Architecture
6 17 (5.86%) Use Case
6 17 (5.86%) SOA
7 16 (5.52%) System Testing
7 16 (5.52%) Mentoring
8 14 (4.83%) Coaching
8 14 (4.83%) Data Migration
8 14 (4.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (4.83%) Test Scripting
9 13 (4.48%) Test Strategy
9 13 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (4.14%) Service Management
10 12 (4.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.07%) SQL
2 18 (6.21%) PL/SQL
3 6 (2.07%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.38%) Java
5 3 (1.03%) Perl
5 3 (1.03%) VBA
6 1 (0.34%) PHP5
6 1 (0.34%) Python
6 1 (0.34%) PHP
6 1 (0.34%) ABAP
6 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.34%) C
6 1 (0.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 42 (14.48%) Degree
2 18 (6.21%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.76%) ISEB
5 5 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.69%) CCNA
7 2 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.34%) HP APS
8 1 (0.34%) Siebel Certification
8 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.34%) PMP
8 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.10%) QA
2 4 (1.38%) SLA
2 4 (1.38%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.34%) GAAP
System Software
1 6 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.03%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.34%) Docker
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (4.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.03%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (1.03%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.03%) OpenView
3 2 (0.69%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.34%) Puppet
4 1 (0.34%) WSUS
4 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.34%) Netcool
Vendors
1 43 (14.83%) Oracle
2 39 (13.45%) SAP
3 21 (7.24%) Microsoft
4 19 (6.55%) HP
5 13 (4.48%) Cisco
6 9 (3.10%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (2.07%) Siebel
7 6 (2.07%) VMware
8 5 (1.72%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.72%) EMC
8 5 (1.72%) NetApp
9 4 (1.38%) BMC
9 4 (1.38%) Remedy
9 4 (1.38%) Google
9 4 (1.38%) StreamServe
10 3 (1.03%) F5
10 3 (1.03%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 3 (1.03%) Blue Coat
10 3 (1.03%) Huawei
10 3 (1.03%) Ericsson
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