The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 - 55
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Billing 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.70% - 0.63%
As % of the General category 1.99% - 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £373 £400
% change year-on-year +10.06% -6.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.68
% change year-on-year - +17.04%  

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 151 193 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 35.36% 40.80% 39.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 71 150
Median daily rate £538 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £249 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 65 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £40.00 £45.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Essex

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in Essex over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in Essex

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Essex

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Colchester - 2 £380 -
Harlow - 1 £288 -
Billing
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Billing.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (25.00%) Sophos
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) EDIFACT
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) EDI
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) Retail

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) EDI Developer
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) ERP Support
1 1 (25.00%) Implementation Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
1 1 (25.00%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) TRADACOMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Sterling
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Sophos
1 1 (25.00%) Veeam
1 1 (25.00%) VMware