Period
to 30 November 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 30 November 2021 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 > London
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 427 305 424
Rank change year-on-year -122 +119 +43
Contract jobs citing Billing 158 83 129
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.42% 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the General category 0.73% 0.89% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 53 76
10th Percentile £357 £127 £194
25th Percentile £444 £315 £404
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £450 £525
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +10.53%
75th Percentile £675 £550 £578
90th Percentile £737 £825 £650
England median daily rate £500 £483 £475
% change year-on-year +3.63% +1.58% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £34.75 - £18.00
England median hourly rate £32.25 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +43.33% +25.00% +1.41%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 21,684 9,346 18,915
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.25% 58.88% 54.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,557 6,745 13,509
10th Percentile £363 £315 £300
25th Percentile £463 £413 £411
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.44% -
75th Percentile £675 £638 £620
90th Percentile £756 £725 £700
England median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 98 257
10th Percentile £16.23 £14.35 £12.50
25th Percentile £21.00 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.46 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +18.36% +30.75% +9.09%
75th Percentile £51.00 £39.85 £30.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £58.00 £51.90
England median hourly rate £19.19 £22.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year -14.73% +20.32% +1.08%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Billing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in London

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Billing in London.

Daily rate trend for Billing in London

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Billing in London over the 6 months to 30 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Billing in London

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Billing in London.

Hourly rate trend for Billing in London

Billing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the London region over the 6 months to 30 November 2021. 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
Central London -52 14 £575 +74.24% 15
West London -17 3 £700 +98.58% 7
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Billing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Billing.

1 61 (38.61%) Finance
2 41 (25.95%) Social Skills
3 38 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (18.99%) Analytics
5 29 (18.35%) Azure
6 28 (17.72%) AWS
7 22 (13.92%) SAP
8 19 (12.03%) Project Management
8 19 (12.03%) Migration
9 18 (11.39%) Linux
9 18 (11.39%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (10.76%) Legal
11 16 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (10.13%) Google
11 16 (10.13%) Degree
11 16 (10.13%) 5G
12 15 (9.49%) GDPR
12 15 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (9.49%) 4G
12 15 (9.49%) Diameter Protocol
12 15 (9.49%) 3G
13 14 (8.86%) Telecoms
13 14 (8.86%) CRM
13 14 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (8.23%) Microsoft
14 13 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (7.59%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
15 12 (7.59%) DevOps
15 12 (7.59%) Project Delivery
16 11 (6.96%) Fintech

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (2.53%) CMS
2 2 (1.27%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.63%) Confluence
3 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.70%) NetSuite
2 8 (5.06%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (3.16%) SAP BRIM
3 5 (3.16%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (2.53%) Cloudability
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (1.90%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 3 (1.90%) JDE OneWorld
5 3 (1.90%) Maximo
5 3 (1.90%) SAP SD
6 2 (1.27%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (1.27%) HFM
6 2 (1.27%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (1.27%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.27%) SAP FI
6 2 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (1.27%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.35%) Azure
2 28 (17.72%) AWS
3 10 (6.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 7 (4.43%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.80%) Adobe Analytics
5 6 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.80%) GCP
6 5 (3.16%) Force.com
6 5 (3.16%) Google Analytics
6 5 (3.16%) Serverless
7 4 (2.53%) SaaS
7 4 (2.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 3 (1.90%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.90%) Cloud Functions
8 3 (1.90%) Cloud Run
8 3 (1.90%) Microsoft 365
8 3 (1.90%) Power Platform
9 2 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.27%) PaaS
10 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.13%) 5G
2 15 (9.49%) 3G
2 15 (9.49%) 4G
2 15 (9.49%) Diameter Protocol
3 5 (3.16%) VoIP
4 3 (1.90%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.90%) GSM
4 3 (1.90%) VoLTE
4 3 (1.90%) VoWiFi
5 2 (1.27%) HTTP
5 2 (1.27%) LTE
5 2 (1.27%) MPLS
5 2 (1.27%) MVNO
5 2 (1.27%) SMS
5 2 (1.27%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.27%) WebEx
6 1 (0.63%) LAN
6 1 (0.63%) SCCP
6 1 (0.63%) UMTS
6 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.33%) Tableau
2 7 (4.43%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (3.80%) SAP HANA
4 4 (2.53%) Big Data
4 4 (2.53%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.90%) BigQuery
5 3 (1.90%) Power BI
6 2 (1.27%) Data Lake
6 2 (1.27%) Essbase
6 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.63%) MySQL
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.63%) Redis
7 1 (0.63%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (2.53%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.90%) JIRA
3 2 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.63%) Ant
4 1 (0.63%) Babel
4 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 61 (38.61%) Finance
2 41 (25.95%) Social Skills
3 17 (10.76%) Legal
4 14 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.86%) Telecoms
5 11 (6.96%) Marketing
6 9 (5.70%) Financial Institution
6 9 (5.70%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (4.43%) Advertising
7 7 (4.43%) General Ledger
7 7 (4.43%) Public Sector
7 7 (4.43%) Retail
8 3 (1.90%) Banking
8 3 (1.90%) Dutch Language
8 3 (1.90%) German Language
8 3 (1.90%) Law
8 3 (1.90%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.27%) Back Office
9 2 (1.27%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.63%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 29 (18.35%) Consultant
2 27 (17.09%) Architect
3 21 (13.29%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (12.66%) Developer
5 19 (12.03%) Analyst
6 11 (6.96%) Project Manager
7 8 (5.06%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.06%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (4.43%) .NET Developer
8 7 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.43%) Salesforce Architect
8 7 (4.43%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (4.43%) Test Engineer
9 6 (3.80%) Cloud Consultant
9 6 (3.80%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (3.80%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.16%) Account Manager
10 5 (3.16%) HTML Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.16%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.96%) .NET
1 11 (6.96%) Web Services
2 6 (3.80%) .NET Core
2 6 (3.80%) HTML
2 6 (3.80%) Visualforce
3 5 (3.16%) AngularJS
3 5 (3.16%) CSS
3 5 (3.16%) Middleware
4 4 (2.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.53%) Kafka
5 3 (1.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.27%) REST
6 2 (1.27%) XMPP
7 1 (0.63%) EDI
7 1 (0.63%) Gherkin
7 1 (0.63%) IDoc
7 1 (0.63%) LDAP
7 1 (0.63%) Node.js
7 1 (0.63%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.70%) Greenfield Project
1 9 (5.70%) Hedge funds
2 8 (5.06%) Public Cloud
2 8 (5.06%) Renewable Energy
3 4 (2.53%) CMDB
4 3 (1.90%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (1.90%) Cloud Native
4 3 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.90%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.27%) EPoS
5 2 (1.27%) PMI
6 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.63%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.63%) Replication
6 1 (0.63%) Social Media
6 1 (0.63%) STB
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.39%) Linux
2 3 (1.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.05%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.99%) Analytics
3 19 (12.03%) Migration
3 19 (12.03%) Project Management
4 16 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (9.49%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (8.86%) CRM
7 13 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (7.59%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 12 (7.59%) DevOps
8 12 (7.59%) Project Delivery
9 11 (6.96%) Data Analytics
9 11 (6.96%) FinOps
9 11 (6.96%) Fintech
9 11 (6.96%) Scrum
10 10 (6.33%) AOP
10 10 (6.33%) B2C
10 10 (6.33%) Data Protection
11 9 (5.70%) Order to Cash
11 9 (5.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.33%) C
2 9 (5.70%) SQL
3 7 (4.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.80%) Apex Code
4 6 (3.80%) Python
5 4 (2.53%) C#
6 3 (1.90%) Go
6 3 (1.90%) Java
6 3 (1.90%) VBA
7 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.63%) ABAP
8 1 (0.63%) C++
8 1 (0.63%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 16 (10.13%) Degree
2 4 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.90%) CCNP
3 3 (1.90%) JNCIA
3 3 (1.90%) PMP
4 2 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.63%) ACCA
5 1 (0.63%) CCNA
5 1 (0.63%) CIMA
5 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) ISEB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.49%) GDPR
2 5 (3.16%) Accessibility
3 4 (2.53%) QA
3 4 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.27%) ISO 20022
4 2 (1.27%) PMO
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (1.90%) Docker
3 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.63%) XenApp
4 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (6.33%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.90%) Grafana
2 3 (1.90%) Prometheus
2 3 (1.90%) Terraform
3 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 22 (13.92%) SAP
2 18 (11.39%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (10.13%) Google
4 13 (8.23%) Microsoft
5 11 (6.96%) Adobe
6 10 (6.33%) Oracle
7 5 (3.16%) hybris
8 4 (2.53%) Marketo
9 3 (1.90%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.90%) SevOne
10 2 (1.27%) Anaplan
10 2 (1.27%) BT
10 2 (1.27%) Cisco
10 2 (1.27%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.27%) MuleSoft
10 2 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.27%) Sparx
10 2 (1.27%) Workday
10 2 (1.27%) Zuora
11 1 (0.63%) Informatica