The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank - 55 44
Contract jobs citing Billing 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.19% 0.48%
As % of the General category - 0.65% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.24 £10.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.09% -69.85%
Billing
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
132 155 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.45% 29.87% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 112 113
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £219 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £54.05 £16.25 £11.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+232.61% +41.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £11.00 £10.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £27.50 £13.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Billing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) DWDM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) DWDM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Network Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) HP