Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 106 93
Rank change year-on-year -8 -13 -47
Contract jobs citing Billing 48 65 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.19% 1.53% 1.71%
As % of the General category 2.98% 4.00% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 38
Berkshire median daily rate £465 £405 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% -3.28% +8.41%
10th Percentile £256 £245 £271
90th Percentile £538 £545 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £440
% change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.43 - -
South East median hourly rate £34.43 £10.24 £11.50
% change year-on-year +236.35% -11.00% -11.54%

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 1613 1624 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.85% 38.15% 41.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 736 1037
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £215 £204
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 66 55
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +30.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £41.05 £42.63 £46.60
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +28.57%

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 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +2 17 £475 +5.56% 3
Newbury 0 8 £513 +266.07% 2
Wokingham - 3 £263 -
Slough 0 2 £385 -18.09%
Maidenhead -11 2 £465 +6.29%
Bracknell - 1 £200 - 1
Crowthorne - 1 - -
Billing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 15 (31.25%) Finance
3 13 (27.08%) CRM
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 9 (18.75%) Degree
5 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.58%) Project Management
6 7 (14.58%) Network Design
6 7 (14.58%) Service Design
7 6 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (12.50%) Change Management
7 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.50%) SAP
7 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (10.42%) SQL
8 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco
8 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
8 5 (10.42%) Procure-to-Pay
8 5 (10.42%) IaaS
8 5 (10.42%) Product Management
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (8.33%) Confluence
9 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
9 4 (8.33%) Trello
9 4 (8.33%) GitHub

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 4 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) SAP SD
2 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) IaaS
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (8.33%) GitHub
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) Slack
2 4 (8.33%) Trello
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) 3GPP
1 2 (4.17%) ADSL
1 2 (4.17%) Broadband
1 2 (4.17%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (4.17%) Internet
1 2 (4.17%) IP Telephony
1 2 (4.17%) ISDN
1 2 (4.17%) MPLS
1 2 (4.17%) SIGTRAN
1 2 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) 3G
2 1 (2.08%) 4G
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (2.08%) LTE
2 1 (2.08%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.08%) SNMP
2 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
General
1 26 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 15 (31.25%) Finance
3 4 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Automotive
4 2 (4.17%) Electronics
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Designer
2 9 (18.75%) Architect
3 8 (16.67%) Consultant
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Process Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (6.25%) Business Process Expert
7 3 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Billing Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) BSS Architect
8 2 (4.17%) BSS Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Business Change Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Business Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) EDI
2 2 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.17%) J2EE
2 2 (4.17%) Spring
3 1 (2.08%) REST
3 1 (2.08%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) IVR
4 2 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.17%) PMI
5 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) FMCG
5 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
1 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) CRM
2 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (14.58%) Network Design
3 7 (14.58%) Project Management
3 7 (14.58%) Service Design
4 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.50%) Change Management
4 6 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.42%) Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (10.42%) Product Management
6 4 (8.33%) DevOps
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security
6 4 (8.33%) IT Strategy
6 4 (8.33%) Migration
6 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Java
2 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) AWS Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PMP
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.17%) SAP Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) PMO
2 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) SAP
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco
4 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.17%) Ariba
5 2 (4.17%) Concur
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.17%) Workday
6 1 (2.08%) Avaya
6 1 (2.08%) BMC
6 1 (2.08%) Genesys
6 1 (2.08%) Huawei
6 1 (2.08%) IBM
6 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.08%) Remedy
6 1 (2.08%) Splunk
6 1 (2.08%) VMware