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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 156 107 173
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +66
Contract jobs citing Billing 110 133 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 1.47% 0.74%
As % of the General category 3.25% 4.07% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 72 25
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£400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £225 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.68 £125.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £34.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-66.17% +91.57%
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
3389 3270 3026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.43% 36.14% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1750 1673 1379
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 132 177
Average hourly rate £22.68 £21.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £12.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.81 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -12 77 £400 +6.66% 7
Hampshire -11 15 £218 -47.27% 4
Surrey +2 12 £325 +1.56% 2
Middlesex +4 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £525 - 2
Oxfordshire -16 1 £650 - 1
West Sussex -28 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 113 (55.39%) Telecoms
2 59 (28.92%) CRM
3 42 (20.59%) Finance
4 38 (18.63%) Project Management
5 34 (16.67%) ITIL
6 31 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (13.73%) Oracle
8 27 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (11.76%) Migration
11 21 (10.29%) 3G
11 21 (10.29%) PRINCE2
12 18 (8.82%) Broadband
12 18 (8.82%) Degree
13 17 (8.33%) SQL
13 17 (8.33%) Change Management
14 16 (7.84%) SAP
14 16 (7.84%) MVNO
15 14 (6.86%) HP Quality Center
15 14 (6.86%) HP
15 14 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (6.86%) eTOM
16 13 (6.37%) Security Cleared
17 12 (5.88%) Test Scripting
17 12 (5.88%) Marketing
17 12 (5.88%) Use Case
17 12 (5.88%) Release Management
17 12 (5.88%) Internet
18 11 (5.39%) Legal
18 11 (5.39%) TOGAF

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (2.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.47%) Lync
3 2 (0.98%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.41%) MS Visio
2 6 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.45%) MS Office
4 4 (1.96%) MS Project
5 3 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (5.39%) Oracle BRM
2 4 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.47%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.47%) Exstream
4 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.98%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (0.98%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.49%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.49%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.49%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.49%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) PaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.29%) 3G
2 18 (8.82%) Broadband
3 16 (7.84%) MVNO
4 12 (5.88%) Internet
5 10 (4.90%) SS7
5 10 (4.90%) SIGTRAN
6 9 (4.41%) 4G
7 8 (3.92%) GSM
7 8 (3.92%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.43%) 2G
9 6 (2.94%) Unified Communications
10 5 (2.45%) Wireless
11 3 (1.47%) VoIP
11 3 (1.47%) Radio Access Network
12 2 (0.98%) IPv4
12 2 (0.98%) IPv6
12 2 (0.98%) Megaco
12 2 (0.98%) MGCP
12 2 (0.98%) RTP
12 2 (0.98%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.49%) QlikView
2 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.45%) TestDirector
2 4 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.49%) TestPartner
General
1 113 (55.39%) Telecoms
2 42 (20.59%) Finance
3 12 (5.88%) Marketing
4 11 (5.39%) Legal
5 7 (3.43%) Retail
6 3 (1.47%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.47%) Banking
7 2 (0.98%) German Language
7 2 (0.98%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.98%) Back Office
7 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Games
8 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 46 (22.55%) Architect
2 34 (16.67%) Analyst
3 26 (12.75%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (9.80%) Designer
5 17 (8.33%) Consultant
6 16 (7.84%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.86%) Business Analyst
8 10 (4.90%) Test Analyst
9 8 (3.92%) Tester
9 8 (3.92%) Solutions Designer
9 8 (3.92%) Billing Analyst
10 7 (3.43%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (3.43%) Release Manager
10 7 (3.43%) Coordinator
11 6 (2.94%) Test Manager
11 6 (2.94%) Project Coordinator
11 6 (2.94%) Business Architect
12 5 (2.45%) Technical Manager
12 5 (2.45%) Programme Manager
12 5 (2.45%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.49%) .NET
1 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.49%) SOAP
1 1 (0.49%) Web Services
1 1 (0.49%) XML
1 1 (0.49%) Flash
1 1 (0.49%) EDI
1 1 (0.49%) EDIFACT
1 1 (0.49%) XML Messaging
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Basis
1 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.24%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.41%) Smart Meter
3 8 (3.92%) PMI
4 4 (1.96%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (1.47%) Frameworx
5 3 (1.47%) CMDB
5 3 (1.47%) GIS
6 2 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.98%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.49%) IVR
7 1 (0.49%) IPTV
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) User Experience
7 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.49%) DTV
7 1 (0.49%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.92%) UNIX
2 2 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (28.92%) CRM
2 38 (18.63%) Project Management
3 34 (16.67%) ITIL
4 31 (15.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (12.25%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (11.76%) Migration
7 21 (10.29%) PRINCE2
8 17 (8.33%) Change Management
9 14 (6.86%) eTOM
9 14 (6.86%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (5.88%) Use Case
10 12 (5.88%) Release Management
10 12 (5.88%) Test Scripting
11 11 (5.39%) TOGAF
12 9 (4.41%) Validation
12 9 (4.41%) ERP
12 9 (4.41%) Test Management
12 9 (4.41%) Functional Testing
13 8 (3.92%) Business Analysis
14 7 (3.43%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (2.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (0.98%) VBA
4 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (8.82%) Degree
2 13 (6.37%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.90%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.92%) PMI Certification
5 5 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.96%) ISEB
7 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) CCSA
8 1 (0.49%) CCSE
8 1 (0.49%) CCNP
8 1 (0.49%) CISSP
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.94%) SLA
1 6 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 14 (6.86%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.98%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.49%) Netcool
3 1 (0.49%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.49%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (13.73%) Oracle
2 16 (7.84%) SAP
3 14 (6.86%) HP
4 10 (4.90%) Siebel
5 7 (3.43%) Remedy
6 6 (2.94%) Cisco
7 5 (2.45%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.45%) StreamServe
8 3 (1.47%) Amdocs
8 3 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (1.47%) IBM
9 2 (0.98%) BMC
9 2 (0.98%) Infovista
9 2 (0.98%) Pega
9 2 (0.98%) Verint
10 1 (0.49%) Intel
10 1 (0.49%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 1 (0.49%) F5
10 1 (0.49%) ESRI
10 1 (0.49%) Cramer
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £425 per day
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