Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 219 220
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +7
Contract jobs citing Billing 23 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the General category 0.58% 0.85% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 35
City of London median daily rate £513 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -15.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £348 £253 £352
90th Percentile £541 £715 £640
Central London median daily rate £488 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +21.88% -11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
City of London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £20.00 -

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 3978 3522 4884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.63% 52.94% 53.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3198 2835 3796
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 19 50
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +6.41%
10th Percentile £12.86 £11.20 £12.00
90th Percentile £36.95 £49.17 £48.97
Central London median hourly rate £20.88 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.38% -4.76% +7.69%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in the City of London

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in the City of London

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 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 City of London region with a requirement for Billing.

1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Waterfall
3 12 (52.17%) DevOps
3 12 (52.17%) Finance
3 12 (52.17%) Banking
4 11 (47.83%) TDD
4 11 (47.83%) AOP
4 11 (47.83%) Investment Banking
4 11 (47.83%) TeamCity
4 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
4 11 (47.83%) C++
4 11 (47.83%) Java
4 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (47.83%) Apache
4 11 (47.83%) Financial Institution
4 11 (47.83%) SDLC
4 11 (47.83%) Flink
4 11 (47.83%) Hedge funds
4 11 (47.83%) Code Optimisation
4 11 (47.83%) Virtual Team
5 5 (21.74%) SAP
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.04%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 3 (13.04%) Fintech
7 3 (13.04%) Data Transformation
7 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) CRM

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (47.83%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.70%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Force.com
1 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) 3G
1 1 (4.35%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Flink
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 12 (52.17%) Banking
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
2 11 (47.83%) Financial Institution
2 11 (47.83%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Build and Configuration Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Build Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Configuration Engineer
1 11 (47.83%) Java Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Build Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Configuration Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Product Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) COM
2 1 (4.35%) EDI
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Hedge funds
1 11 (47.83%) Virtual Team
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Fintech
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Waterfall
3 12 (52.17%) DevOps
4 11 (47.83%) AOP
4 11 (47.83%) Code Optimisation
4 11 (47.83%) SDLC
4 11 (47.83%) TDD
4 11 (47.83%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.04%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Data Transformation
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C++
1 11 (47.83%) Java
1 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CAPM
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (13.04%) Siebel
4 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.35%) Guidewire
4 1 (4.35%) New Relic
4 1 (4.35%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) Xerox