Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 24 February 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 88 69
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 +1
Contract jobs citing Billing 8 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.51% 0.72% 1.31%
As % of the General category 1.74% 2.40% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 13
Birmingham median daily rate £575 £280 £177
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +105.36% +58.19% -38.43%
10th Percentile £550 £243 £142
90th Percentile £600 £500 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £280 £310
% change year-on-year +96.43% -9.68% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.60 - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 459 416 446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.07% 29.80% 34.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 273 278
Birmingham median daily rate £401 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +5.26% +2.84%
10th Percentile £243 £230 £246
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £415 £400
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 14
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £21.35 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.40% -34.82% +57.15%
10th Percentile £16.47 £9.81 £12.11
90th Percentile £51.75 £42.50 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 £23.98 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -4.10% -15.61%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Billing in Birmingham

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Birmingham

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Billing.

1 7 (87.50%) SAP
1 7 (87.50%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (62.50%) Business Process Mapping
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (50.00%) ABAP
3 4 (50.00%) Smart Meter
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
4 2 (25.00%) People Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (87.50%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) ABAP Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Billing Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Process Mapping
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Supplier Relationship Management
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) ABAP
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle