The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 130 117 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs citing Billing 16 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.31% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.69% 0.94% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 10
Average daily rate £350 £425 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £110 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £511 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.24 £10.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.09% -69.85%
Billing
England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
947 852 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.59% 33.22% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 579 489
Average daily rate £400 £396 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 10
Average hourly rate £19.18 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £35.80 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
South Yorkshire - 8 £350 -
West Yorkshire -10 7 £373 -12.35% 4
North Yorkshire +6 1 £330 +200.00%
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
1 9 (47.37%) CRM
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
3 7 (36.84%) NetCracker
4 5 (26.32%) Coaching
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) PMI
7 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) VB
7 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.53%) MS Project
7 2 (10.53%) Siebel
7 2 (10.53%) C#
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) Data Quality

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
1 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
2 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Implementation Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Project Implementation Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) PMI
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (47.37%) CRM
2 5 (26.32%) Coaching
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Entry
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.26%) System Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PL/SQL
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
1 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCDST
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) NetCracker
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Siebel
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco