The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Billing
Rank 104 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -19
Contract jobs citing Billing 10 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.72% 0.85%
As % of the General category 1.46% 2.05% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 8
Average daily rate
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£411 £478 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +19.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £371 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £764 £536 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.25 £34.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-63.97% +91.57%
Billing
Yorkshire

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

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
684 586 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.05% 35.07% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 384 249
Average daily rate £380 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 5 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £15.00 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.45 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) LAN
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
4 2 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Intranet
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Amdocs
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) IVR
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) SAS
5 1 (7.14%) ISDN
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) MS Office

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) VoIP
2 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) ISDN
3 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
1 4 (28.57%) Solutions Designer
1 4 (28.57%) Designer
2 3 (21.43%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) XMPP
1 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
1 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
3 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.14%) Amdocs
4 1 (7.14%) Polycom
4 1 (7.14%) Tandberg
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) HP