The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 26 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 47 73
Rank change year-on-year -8 +26  
Contract jobs citing Billing 6 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.95% 1.55% 0.67%
As % of the General category 3.00% 3.46% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Median daily rate £450 £388 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% -20.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £154 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £420 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 200 289 257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 31.70% 44.81% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 148 103
Median daily rate £413 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £199 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £13.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Hertfordshire

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in Hertfordshire

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Hertfordshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Welwyn Garden City +1 1 - -
Welwyn - 1 £563 -
Hatfield - 1 - - 1
Borehamwood - 1 £380 -
Billing
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Billing.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (22.22%) ACCA
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Content Development
4 2 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (22.22%) CIMA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Automotive
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (22.22%) CMS
4 2 (22.22%) e-Learning
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) Huawei
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) GGSN
5 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
5 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
5 1 (11.11%) NAS

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Dropbox
1 1 (11.11%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) GGSN
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (11.11%) VoWiFi
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Development Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Storage Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) e-Learning
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (22.22%) Content Development
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ACCA
1 2 (22.22%) CIMA
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Acronis
2 1 (11.11%) Canon
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) Equitrac
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Hitachi
2 1 (11.11%) Huawei
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Isilon
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Redknee
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Teradata
2 1 (11.11%) Xerox