Period
to 19 July 2018

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 6 months to 19 July 2018 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
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 92 87
Rank change year-on-year -22 -5 -11
Contract jobs citing Billing 52 63 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.31% 1.67% 1.89%
As % of the General category 3.37% 3.85% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 36
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £285 £300 £181
90th Percentile £550 £594 £575
South East median daily rate £433 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +8.13% -11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £12.50
10th Percentile £28.60 - £12.25
90th Percentile £59.00 - £12.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £15.50 £10.24
% change year-on-year +190.32% +51.44% -4.17%

Billing is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,545 1,636 1,883
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.03% 43.49% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 657 653 826
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £246 £213 £228
90th Percentile £563 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £404
% change year-on-year +2.35% +5.26% +0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 59 56
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.33% -7.69% -4.41%
10th Percentile £14.61 £11.25 £10.69
90th Percentile £48.75 £34.10 £36.00
South East median hourly rate £33.14 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +65.70% -20.00% +25.00%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 19 July 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -28 12 £475 +5.56% 6
Slough -2 11 £488 +62.50%
Wokingham - 10 £285 -
Newbury -11 6 £325 -
Maidenhead -10 1 £425 -
Windsor - 1 £350 -
Billing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Billing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Billing.

1 25 (48.08%) Finance
2 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
3 16 (30.77%) SAP
4 15 (28.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (25.00%) EDI
6 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (21.15%) SAP Certification
7 11 (21.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (21.15%) Procure-to-Pay
7 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (19.23%) Process Improvement
8 10 (19.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 10 (19.23%) HP ALM
8 10 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (19.23%) SAP CO
8 10 (19.23%) HP
8 10 (19.23%) CRM
8 10 (19.23%) SAP FI/CO
8 10 (19.23%) SAP FI
9 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
9 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
9 9 (17.31%) SAP Security
9 9 (17.31%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (15.38%) SLA
10 8 (15.38%) GxP
11 7 (13.46%) MS Visio
11 7 (13.46%) Oracle
11 7 (13.46%) Decision-Making
12 6 (11.54%) Customer Requirements

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 1 (1.92%) SAS
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (13.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (19.23%) SAP CO
1 10 (19.23%) SAP FI
1 10 (19.23%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (11.54%) SAP SD
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle BRM
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (3.85%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (3.85%) CSG Singleview
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (3.85%) Unica
5 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.92%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) SMS
2 1 (1.92%) Broadband
2 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.92%) MPLS
2 1 (1.92%) MVNO
2 1 (1.92%) Skype
2 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 25 (48.08%) Finance
2 18 (34.62%) Telecoms
3 6 (11.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (7.69%) Digital Economy
4 4 (7.69%) Marketing
5 3 (5.77%) Banking
5 3 (5.77%) Legal
6 2 (3.85%) Dutch Language
6 2 (3.85%) Retail
7 1 (1.92%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (23.08%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Architect
3 7 (13.46%) Billing Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) BSS Architect
4 6 (11.54%) Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Designer
5 5 (9.62%) SAP CO Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) SAP FI Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) OSS Architect
7 3 (5.77%) BSS Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Integration Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Telecoms Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Telecoms Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Test Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Data Migration Lead
8 2 (3.85%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) EDI
2 1 (1.92%) REST
2 1 (1.92%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.77%) User Experience
4 2 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (21.15%) Procure-to-Pay
2 11 (21.15%) User Acceptance Testing
3 10 (19.23%) CRM
3 10 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (19.23%) Process Improvement
4 9 (17.31%) SAP Security
4 9 (17.31%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (13.46%) Decision-Making
6 6 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.69%) Migration
9 3 (5.77%) B2B
9 3 (5.77%) Change Management
9 3 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (5.77%) Order to Cash
9 3 (5.77%) Scrum
9 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.92%) CITP
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (28.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (15.38%) GxP
2 8 (15.38%) SLA
3 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.92%) GDPR
3 1 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) SAP
2 10 (19.23%) HP
3 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle
5 5 (9.62%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (7.69%) Cognos
6 4 (7.69%) IBM
6 4 (7.69%) Siebel
7 2 (3.85%) Adobe
7 2 (3.85%) Aprimo
7 2 (3.85%) Ariba
7 2 (3.85%) Teradata
8 1 (1.92%) Concur
8 1 (1.92%) Mitel
8 1 (1.92%) Remedy