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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 59 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing Billing 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.72% 1.76% 0.78%
As % of the General category 2.92% 5.34% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £256 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.85% -35.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
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
137 131 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 24.60% 32.91% 35.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 76 99
Average daily rate £358 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £6.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +146.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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
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 27 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 November 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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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
Cardiff -19 3 £425 +65.85% 2
Billing
Wales

Billing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) CAPM
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CAPM
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP