Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 166 195
Rank change year-on-year -3 +29 -6
Contract jobs citing Billing 34 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.66% 0.66% 0.20%
As % of the General category 1.89% 2.12% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 11
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -23.81% +100.00%
10th Percentile £158 £215 £320
90th Percentile £500 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
East of England median hourly rate - £20.00 -
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +73.91% -14.81%

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 East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1801 1507 1879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.80% 31.17% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1044 884 958
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% -
10th Percentile £263 £206 £218
90th Percentile £595 £550 £569
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 119 198
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -13.33%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.95 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.87 £43.75 £43.98
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the East of England

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in the East of England

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in the East of England

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in the East of England

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -6 15 £363 +38.10% 1
Suffolk +21 9 £450 +44.00%
Essex -8 8 £363 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £450 -
Billing
England

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 East of England region with a requirement for Billing.

1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
1 12 (35.29%) Project Management
2 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
3 7 (20.59%) CRM
3 7 (20.59%) Degree
4 6 (17.65%) SAP
4 6 (17.65%) Nokia
4 6 (17.65%) Finance
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.65%) VoWiFi
4 6 (17.65%) Value-Added Service
5 5 (14.71%) Diameter Protocol
5 5 (14.71%) Unix
5 5 (14.71%) Windows
5 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 5 (14.71%) ITIL
5 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
6 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 4 (11.76%) Network Design
6 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (11.76%) VLAN
6 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (11.76%) CISSP
6 4 (11.76%) Internet
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
6 4 (11.76%) ERP
6 4 (11.76%) SS7
6 4 (11.76%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (11.76%) CISM

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Confluence
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SAP FSCM
1 3 (8.82%) SAP MM
1 3 (8.82%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.94%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.94%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.94%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Value-Added Service
1 6 (17.65%) VoWiFi
2 5 (14.71%) Diameter Protocol
3 4 (11.76%) Firewall
3 4 (11.76%) Internet
3 4 (11.76%) MVNO
3 4 (11.76%) SS7
3 4 (11.76%) VLAN
3 4 (11.76%) VoLTE
4 2 (5.88%) GGSN
5 1 (2.94%) 3GPP
5 1 (2.94%) LAN
5 1 (2.94%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (32.35%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Games
5 1 (2.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Design Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Coordinator
4 3 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Manager
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Billing Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) GDPR Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) Spring
2 1 (2.94%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
1 5 (14.71%) Unix
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Project Management
2 7 (20.59%) CRM
3 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (11.76%) ERP
5 4 (11.76%) High Availability
5 4 (11.76%) Network Design
5 4 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) SIEM
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
7 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.88%) Fault Management
7 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) CISM
2 4 (11.76%) CISSP
2 4 (11.76%) CompTIA Security+
2 4 (11.76%) Security+ Certification
3 3 (8.82%) ACCA
3 3 (8.82%) CIMA
4 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.82%) GDPR
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (17.65%) Nokia
2 6 (17.65%) SAP
3 4 (11.76%) Tekelec
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) Huawei
5 2 (5.88%) Redknee
5 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.94%) IBM