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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 47 73 57
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Contract jobs citing Billing 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.77% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the General category 3.36% 1.26% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
+73.91% +4.54%
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
119 159 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.93% 23.25% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 130 118
Median daily rate £375 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £209 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £466 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.25 £25.60 £120.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +25 3 £413 -8.33%
Newport - 1 £300 -
Billing
Wales

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Billing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Billing.

1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Guidewire
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) .NET

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Sage 200
1 1 (16.67%) SAP CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Billing Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) ICT Manager
1 1 (16.67%) ICT Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Lead Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Sage 200 Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Sage Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Designer
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Genesys
2 1 (16.67%) Guidewire
2 1 (16.67%) Progress
2 1 (16.67%) Sage