The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 70 74 70
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Billing 17 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.33% 1.30% 0.86%
As % of the General category 3.86% 3.38% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 1
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£317 £380 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +31.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £364 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +13.63%
Billing
South East

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

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
440 532 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.35% 38.49% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 284 203
Average daily rate £375 £390 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 29
Average hourly rate £22.50 £51.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.88% +45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £22.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £51.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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
Staines +7 4 - - 1
Egham - 1 £315 -
Guildford - 1 £350 -
Billing
South East

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) Oracle
3 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (35.71%) Functional Testing
4 9 (32.14%) UNIX
5 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 7 (25.00%) Test Management
6 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 6 (21.43%) Resource Management
7 6 (21.43%) Smart Meter
8 5 (17.86%) PaaS
8 5 (17.86%) IaaS
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
9 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
9 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (14.29%) Capacity Management
9 4 (14.29%) VLAN
9 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
9 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 4 (14.29%) System Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Network Security
9 4 (14.29%) Firewall
9 4 (14.29%) MPLS
9 4 (14.29%) Linux
9 4 (14.29%) LAN
9 4 (14.29%) WAN
9 4 (14.29%) DHCP
9 4 (14.29%) VPN
9 4 (14.29%) DNS

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) PaaS
1 5 (17.86%) IaaS
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VLAN
1 4 (14.29%) Network Security
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
1 4 (14.29%) MPLS
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
1 4 (14.29%) WAN
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.14%) SSH
2 2 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Manual Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Software Tester
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) boto
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Smart Meter
2 4 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) UNIX
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) VMS
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (35.71%) Functional Testing
2 7 (25.00%) Test Management
2 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Resource Management
4 4 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 4 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 4 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 4 (14.29%) System Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Use Case
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) MCSA
1 1 (3.57%) CCNP
1 1 (3.57%) CCNA
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) MCITP
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) XenServer
1 2 (7.14%) vSphere
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) Ansible
4 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.57%) SCOM
4 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Intel
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) VMware