The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 29 April 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 66 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing Billing 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.72% 0.68% -
As % of the General category 2.22% 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £406 £385 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.51% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 270 315 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 32.57% 35.80% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 224 223
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 5
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +3.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.18 £31.60 £19.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £42.50 £38.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £28.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +12.00%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Bristol

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Billing.

1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) IFRS
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) Amdocs
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
6 1 (10.00%) Order to Cash
6 1 (10.00%) Record to Report
6 1 (10.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (10.00%) Test Management
6 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) BT
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
General
1 9 (90.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Finance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Risk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Fault Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Order to Cash
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Record to Report
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) IFRS
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Amdocs
3 1 (10.00%) BT
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix