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 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 108 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing Billing 7 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.35% 0.56% 0.16%
As % of the General category 1.08% 1.58% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
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£103 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.66% +3.44%
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
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
649 633 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.68% 35.36% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 451 245
Average daily rate £370 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 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 £10.00 £15.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.05 £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds -13 7 £103 -72.48% 1
Billing
Yorkshire

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (38.46%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) MS Office
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Amdocs
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) IVR
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) SAS
5 1 (7.69%) ISDN
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) HP

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) ISDN
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) XMPP
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) IVR
1 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) CRM
1 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Validation
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
2 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
2 1 (7.69%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Amdocs
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Polycom
3 1 (7.69%) Tandberg