The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 100 111
Rank change year-on-year +32 +11  
Contract jobs citing Billing 36 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.05% 0.96% 0.47%
As % of the General category 6.30% 3.64% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 8
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £301 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £455 £529
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 Hampshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 571 522 590
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 32.52% 26.27% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 345 399
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 25 34
Median hourly rate £33.50 £40.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.28% +80.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.05 £52.50 £46.00
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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Hampshire

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in Hampshire

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Hampshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Hampshire 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
Basingstoke +3 17 £290 +57.60%
Hook +12 8 £375 -6.25%
Portsmouth - 2 £265 -
Winchester +8 1 £410 +24.24%
Farnborough +4 1 £500 +5.26%
Havant -1 1 £200 -52.94%
Southampton - 1 £338 -
Billing
South East

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Billing.

1 36 (59.02%) Telecoms
2 16 (26.23%) Service Management
3 15 (24.59%) MVNO
4 10 (16.39%) Degree
5 9 (14.75%) Project Management
6 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
7 7 (11.48%) Ericsson
7 7 (11.48%) CRM
7 7 (11.48%) HP
8 6 (9.84%) ITIL
8 6 (9.84%) SQL
8 6 (9.84%) Motorola
8 6 (9.84%) Remedy
8 6 (9.84%) Finance
8 6 (9.84%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (6.56%) Process Management
9 4 (6.56%) Validation
9 4 (6.56%) Migration
9 4 (6.56%) Six Sigma
9 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (6.56%) IT Strategy
10 3 (4.92%) Sisense
10 3 (4.92%) Network Management
10 3 (4.92%) Gemalto
10 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
10 3 (4.92%) Revenue Management
10 3 (4.92%) Telematics
10 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (4.92%) Netcool

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) CICS
3 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) CloudSense
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) MVNO
2 3 (4.92%) 3GPP
3 2 (3.28%) Diameter Protocol
3 2 (3.28%) Intranet
3 2 (3.28%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (1.64%) Broadband
4 1 (1.64%) LAN
4 1 (1.64%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.92%) Sisense
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) DB2
2 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.28%) QlikView
General
1 36 (59.02%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Architect
2 16 (26.23%) BSS Architect
3 14 (22.95%) BSS Solutions Architect
3 14 (22.95%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (19.67%) OSS Architect
4 12 (19.67%) OSS Solutions Architect
5 10 (16.39%) Designer
6 9 (14.75%) BSS Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Solutions Designer
7 8 (13.11%) Analyst
8 6 (9.84%) OSS Solutions Designer
9 5 (8.20%) Billing Architect
9 5 (8.20%) Telecoms Analyst
10 4 (6.56%) Consultant
10 4 (6.56%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
10 4 (6.56%) Telecoms Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.92%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.92%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (3.28%) J2EE
1 2 (3.28%) Middleware
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (3.28%) Spring
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.64%) EDI
2 1 (1.64%) IDoc
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) CMDB
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
1 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) Service Management
2 9 (14.75%) Project Management
3 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.48%) CRM
5 6 (9.84%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (9.84%) ITIL
6 4 (6.56%) IT Strategy
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
6 4 (6.56%) Process Management
6 4 (6.56%) Six Sigma
6 4 (6.56%) Validation
7 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.92%) Document Management
7 3 (4.92%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.92%) Network Management
7 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
7 3 (4.92%) Requirements Management
7 3 (4.92%) Revenue Management
7 3 (4.92%) Telematics
8 2 (3.28%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) COBOL
3 2 (3.28%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.64%) ABAP
4 1 (1.64%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.92%) Netcool
2 2 (3.28%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Ericsson
1 7 (11.48%) HP
2 6 (9.84%) Motorola
2 6 (9.84%) Remedy
3 3 (4.92%) ComArch
3 3 (4.92%) Gemalto
3 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.28%) Cramer
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) Tableau
5 1 (1.64%) BMC
5 1 (1.64%) CA
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) Citrix
5 1 (1.64%) EMC
5 1 (1.64%) Huawei
5 1 (1.64%) Juniper
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) VMware