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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Billing
Rank 135 136 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Contract jobs citing Billing 12 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.41% 0.91%
As % of the General category 1.22% 1.27% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 14
Average daily rate £448 £411 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £103 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £764 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £11.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -37.83%
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
983 942 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 33.60% 32.18% 32.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 607 554
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £9.77 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £40.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
West Yorkshire -6 11 £470 +14.42% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £330 -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 9 (33.33%) CRM
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 7 (25.93%) NetCracker
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
7 4 (14.81%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) SAP
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) Coaching
8 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (11.11%) Law
8 3 (11.11%) Unix
8 3 (11.11%) Solaris
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) EMC
9 2 (7.41%) PMI
9 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
9 2 (7.41%) SOA
9 2 (7.41%) ETL
9 2 (7.41%) Project Management
9 2 (7.41%) MS Project
9 2 (7.41%) C#

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (7.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Law
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Billing Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Designer
4 2 (7.41%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) PMI
4 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Solaris
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (14.81%) Coaching
3 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) EAI
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.41%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) SDLC
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) VB
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.41%) VB6
5 1 (3.70%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) NetCracker
3 4 (14.81%) SAP
4 3 (11.11%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) Siebel
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat