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 29 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.

Billing
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Contract jobs citing Billing 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.25% 0.22% -
As % of the General category 0.75% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
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 £11.50
% change year-on-year +82.00% +8.69%  

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 133 192 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.60% 42.86% 36.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 99 100
Median daily rate £400 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 15
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

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 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 29 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
Colchester - 1 £425 -
Billing
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Essex region with a requirement for Billing.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) G Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (50.00%) Google

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) G Suite
1 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) ERP Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) SAP