The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Billing
England / South West
Rank 117 124 136
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing Billing 19 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.90% 0.31%
As % of the General category 2.11% 2.76% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 3
Median daily rate £450 £450 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +76.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £10.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £10.24 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+192.96% -0.09%

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

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
901 977 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.22% 32.64% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 674 678
Median daily rate £390 £375 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 54 34
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £21.00 £23.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £57.00 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Billing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Wiltshire +10 13 £500 +11.11% 1
Bristol -13 2 - - 3
Somerset 0 1 £375 +4.16%
Devon - 1 - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for Billing.

1 15 (50.00%) SAP
2 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (26.67%) SAP IS-U
3 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Workflow
5 5 (16.67%) Data Quality
5 5 (16.67%) Smart Meter
5 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) CRM
6 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 3 (10.00%) C#
7 3 (10.00%) ABAP
7 3 (10.00%) .NET
7 3 (10.00%) ERP
7 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (10.00%) Retail
7 3 (10.00%) Degree
7 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.00%) IFRS
8 2 (6.67%) Order to Cash
8 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) Process Architecture

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (3.33%) SAP FI-CA
3 1 (3.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (3.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) G Suite
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) ATM
1 1 (3.33%) MPLS
1 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) German Language
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Billing Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Data Quality Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Process Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Data Migration Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) SAP SD Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 5 (16.67%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Migration
1 5 (16.67%) Workflow
2 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 4 (13.33%) CRM
2 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Order to Cash
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Process Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (3.33%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) ABAP
2 3 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ACCA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) CIMA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (10.00%) IFRS
3 1 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.33%) Nortel
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago