The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Billing
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 37 23
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14  
Contract jobs citing Billing 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.93% 0.71% 3.52%
As % of the General category 5.75% 2.60% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £184 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £364
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £12.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year +82.00% +8.69%  

Billing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 87 77 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 33.59% 27.40% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 55 33
Median daily rate £311 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.06% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.33% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing Billing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in Basingstoke

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Billing in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Basingstoke

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Billing.

1 7 (50.00%) Service Management
1 7 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Huawei
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.14%) STB
4 1 (7.14%) eTOM
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Broadband
4 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) IPTV
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) MVNO
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) 3GPP
1 1 (7.14%) Broadband
1 1 (7.14%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Architect
2 13 (92.86%) BSS Architect
2 13 (92.86%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (85.71%) BSS Solutions Architect
4 10 (71.43%) Designer
4 10 (71.43%) Solutions Designer
5 9 (64.29%) OSS Architect
5 9 (64.29%) OSS Solutions Architect
6 8 (57.14%) OSS Solutions Designer
7 3 (21.43%) Billing Architect
7 3 (21.43%) Customer Solutions Architect
8 2 (14.29%) Billing Support
8 2 (14.29%) CRM Architect
8 2 (14.29%) CRM Solutions Architect
8 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (14.29%) Payments Architect
8 2 (14.29%) Payments Solutions Architect
9 1 (7.14%) IPTV Architect
9 1 (7.14%) IPTV Designer
9 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) IPTV
1 1 (7.14%) STB
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) CRM
1 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) ETL
3 1 (7.14%) eTOM
3 1 (7.14%) Fault Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Huawei
1 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com