The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 25 June 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 84 64
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20  
Contract jobs citing Billing 28 35 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.55% 1.51% 2.11%
As % of the General category 3.46% 4.03% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 27
Median daily rate £450 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £174 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.68
% change year-on-year - +17.04%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 810 868 1084
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 44.73% 37.33% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 405 511
Median daily rate £450 £380 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +0.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £517 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 32 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.86 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £25.00 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Berkshire

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in Berkshire

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Berkshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +18 15 £490 +12.00% 1
Slough 0 3 £238 -49.46%
Maidenhead -1 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Billing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Billing.

1 26 (41.27%) Telecoms
2 15 (23.81%) Finance
3 13 (20.63%) ITIL
3 13 (20.63%) CRM
4 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (19.05%) Degree
5 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 9 (14.29%) Project Management
6 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
6 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
6 8 (12.70%) Presales
7 7 (11.11%) Migration
7 7 (11.11%) Oracle
8 6 (9.52%) SAP
8 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 6 (9.52%) PMI
8 6 (9.52%) PMI Certification
8 6 (9.52%) Information Security
8 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
9 5 (7.94%) eTOM
9 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
9 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (7.94%) CMMI
9 5 (7.94%) Retail
9 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (7.94%) SLA
10 4 (6.35%) Unix
10 4 (6.35%) Linux
10 4 (6.35%) J2EE

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (3.17%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.17%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.59%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (1.59%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) 3GPP
1 3 (4.76%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (4.76%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (3.17%) BGP
2 2 (3.17%) MPLS
2 2 (3.17%) MVNO
2 2 (3.17%) OSPF
2 2 (3.17%) SNMP
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) Telnet
3 1 (1.59%) 3G
3 1 (1.59%) Broadband
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.59%) ICMP
3 1 (1.59%) PBX
3 1 (1.59%) SMS
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
3 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) SAP HANA
General
1 26 (41.27%) Telecoms
2 15 (23.81%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Retail
4 3 (4.76%) Legal
5 2 (3.17%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.59%) Back Office
6 1 (1.59%) Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Analyst
2 7 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 7 (11.11%) Consultant
2 7 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
3 5 (7.94%) Compliance Specialist
3 5 (7.94%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (7.94%) Designer
3 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
3 5 (7.94%) Service Analyst
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms Analyst
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Architect
4 4 (6.35%) Incident Manager
4 4 (6.35%) IT Manager
4 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.76%) Java Consultant
5 3 (4.76%) Process Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (3.17%) Project Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) J2EE
2 3 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (1.59%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) EDI
3 1 (1.59%) JMS
3 1 (1.59%) REST
3 1 (1.59%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.59%) SOAP
3 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) PMI
2 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) RIA
4 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.17%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) IVR
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
1 4 (6.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) CRM
1 13 (20.63%) ITIL
2 12 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.29%) Project Management
3 9 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 8 (12.70%) Presales
4 8 (12.70%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.11%) Migration
6 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.52%) Information Security
7 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.94%) CMMI
7 5 (7.94%) eTOM
7 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.35%) Regulatory Compliance
8 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (4.76%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.76%) SDLC
9 3 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) Java
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.17%) ABAP
4 1 (1.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) PMI Certification
3 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.59%) ACCA
5 1 (1.59%) CCIP
5 1 (1.59%) CCNP
5 1 (1.59%) CIMA
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.94%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (1.59%) Netcool
1 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) SAP
3 3 (4.76%) Siebel
4 2 (3.17%) Ariba
4 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) Concur
4 2 (3.17%) hybris
5 1 (1.59%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.59%) Callidus
5 1 (1.59%) Cramer
5 1 (1.59%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.59%) F5
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Huawei
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) Juniper
5 1 (1.59%) Remedy
5 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
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