The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Billing
England / West Midlands
Rank 112 105 96
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing Billing 10 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.80% 0.58%
As % of the General category 1.45% 3.03% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 9
Median daily rate £280 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £136 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+12.25% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
689 692 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.02% 26.51% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 413 378
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 25 54
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.75 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.55 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Birmingham -1 8 £280 +71.25% 3
Coventry -4 1 £390 -
Staffordshire - 1 £450 -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Billing.

1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
1 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
1 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 6 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 3 (16.67%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) ERP
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) ABAP
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Finance

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (16.67%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 6 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (16.67%) IT Services Manager
3 3 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Cutover Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Telephony Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 6 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 6 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.56%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) ABAP
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) PHP
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
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