Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 172 127 188
Rank change year-on-year -45 +61 +39
Contract jobs citing Billing 14 5 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.61% 0.40% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
10th Percentile £425 £299 £177
25th Percentile £438 £315 £314
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £500 £525
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +15.64%
75th Percentile £513 £538 £538
90th Percentile £558 £568 £573
Central London median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £33.25 - -
Median hourly rate £34.50 - £18.00
75th Percentile £35.75 - £23.50
90th Percentile - - £26.80
Central London median hourly rate £34.50 - £18.00

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 the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,308 1,254 2,613
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 57.48% 59.46% 53.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,760 915 2,003
10th Percentile £363 £313 £263
25th Percentile £487 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £570 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £619 £625
90th Percentile £775 £700 £694
Central London median daily rate £563 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 33
10th Percentile £18.56 £13.38 £12.50
25th Percentile £21.00 £16.51 £15.00
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year +74.42% +14.97% -
75th Percentile £51.75 £36.69 £21.00
90th Percentile £62.35 £46.00 £28.60
Central London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +74.42% +13.16% +1.60%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Billing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the City of London

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Billing in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Billing in the City of London

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Billing in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Billing in the City of London

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Billing in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Billing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Billing.

1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Legal
3 6 (42.86%) AOP
3 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
3 6 (42.86%) GDPR
4 5 (35.71%) Hedge funds
4 5 (35.71%) Financial Institution
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Azure
5 4 (28.57%) Social Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
6 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
6 3 (21.43%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
6 3 (21.43%) API Development
6 3 (21.43%) Spend Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (21.43%) FinOps
6 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Force.com
6 3 (21.43%) Visualforce
6 3 (21.43%) Apex Code
6 3 (21.43%) CMDB
6 3 (21.43%) Economics
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (14.29%) Cloudability
2 1 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Force.com
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
3 2 (14.29%) AWS
3 2 (14.29%) SaaS
3 2 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (14.29%) Tricentis Tosca
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Monitor
4 1 (7.14%) iPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Postman
1 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Legal
3 5 (35.71%) Financial Institution
4 4 (28.57%) Social Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Advertising
6 1 (7.14%) German Language
6 1 (7.14%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Accountant
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Azure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Client Engagement Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Accountant
4 1 (7.14%) Sales Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Visualforce
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Hedge funds
2 3 (21.43%) CMDB
2 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Analytics
1 6 (42.86%) AOP
1 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) API Development
3 3 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (21.43%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Decision-Making
3 3 (21.43%) Economics
3 3 (21.43%) FinOps
3 3 (21.43%) Spend Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) API Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Cost Optimisation
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Apex Code
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow