The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Billing
England / East Midlands
Rank 67 87 79
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8  
Contract jobs citing Billing 33 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.21% 0.49% 0.80%
As % of the General category 6.68% 1.44% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 10
Median daily rate £405 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.64% -11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £288 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £364
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £12.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year +82.00% +2.04%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 494 556 599
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 33.09% 34.26% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 354 338
Median daily rate £415 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 20
Median hourly rate £25.00 £10.44 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +139.46% -34.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £9.72 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.25 £26.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in the East Midlands

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in the East Midlands

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in the East Midlands

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 12 £520 - 1
Lincolnshire - 9 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £388 -
Nottinghamshire +4 5 £390 +25.80%
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Billing.

1 17 (44.74%) SAP
2 16 (42.11%) SAP SD
3 12 (31.58%) Logistics
4 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
4 11 (28.95%) ABAP
5 10 (26.32%) Coaching
6 9 (23.68%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) Oracle
6 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (21.05%) Data Mapping
7 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
8 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
8 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (15.79%) SAP ERP
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
8 6 (15.79%) SAP Retail
8 6 (15.79%) Retail
8 6 (15.79%) Degree
8 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (15.79%) ERP
9 5 (13.16%) VMS
9 5 (13.16%) JMS
9 5 (13.16%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) J2EE
9 5 (13.16%) Java
9 5 (13.16%) Spring
9 5 (13.16%) Maven
9 5 (13.16%) ActiveMQ

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (42.11%) SAP SD
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (15.79%) SAP ERP
2 6 (15.79%) SAP Retail
3 3 (7.89%) SAP CAR
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (10.53%) Big Data
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (13.16%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.95%) Manufacturing
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Back Office
4 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Consultant
2 16 (42.11%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (31.58%) SAP SD Consultant
4 6 (15.79%) Applications Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 6 (15.79%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) BSS Architect
7 2 (5.26%) OSS Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (13.16%) J2EE
1 5 (13.16%) Java EE
1 5 (13.16%) JMS
1 5 (13.16%) Spring
1 5 (13.16%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Smart Meter
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) VMS
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Logistics
2 10 (26.32%) Coaching
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.05%) Data Mapping
4 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
5 6 (15.79%) ERP
5 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) IT Strategy
7 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.53%) Telematics
8 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.26%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.26%) Release Management
9 2 (5.26%) System Testing
10 1 (2.63%) Logical Data Model
10 1 (2.63%) Use Case
10 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) ABAP
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
1 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) SAP
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) ComArch
3 4 (10.53%) Gemalto
4 1 (2.63%) HP