Period
to

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 3 July 2022 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
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 412 372 328
Rank change year-on-year -40 -44 +107
Contract jobs citing Billing 183 130 78
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.47% 0.44%
As % of the General category 0.75% 0.81% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 78 42
10th Percentile £430 £350 £329
25th Percentile £463 £450 £434
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £563 £500
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £656 £640 £597
90th Percentile £770 £675 £670
England median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
10th Percentile £21.32 £19.00 -
25th Percentile £23.17 £20.50 -
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +17.02% - -
75th Percentile £28.21 £27.00 -
90th Percentile £28.53 £28.80 -
England median hourly rate £16.84 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.43% -20.00% +58.45%

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 24,283 15,967 10,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 61.31% 57.66% 57.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,678 11,275 7,202
10th Percentile £388 £350 £320
25th Percentile £475 £450 £416
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £585 £550 £525
Median % change year-on-year +6.36% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £700 £650 £638
90th Percentile £800 £730 £725
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 176 150
10th Percentile £18.04 £14.88 £14.34
25th Percentile £25.68 £20.00 £18.55
Median hourly rate £35.50 £29.00 £26.47
Median % change year-on-year +22.41% +9.56% +26.05%
75th Percentile £50.00 £46.69 £42.25
90th Percentile £67.50 £64.00 £55.10
England median hourly rate £23.70 £20.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.21% +4.65% -

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 3 July 2022.

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 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -19 17 £525 -4.55% 10
South London -14 2 £500 -16.67%
West London -8 1 £463 - 5
East London -8 1 £270 -
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 80 (43.72%) Finance
2 62 (33.88%) Social Skills
3 46 (25.14%) Agile
4 44 (24.04%) Microsoft
5 36 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (18.58%) Migration
7 29 (15.85%) Azure
8 24 (13.11%) B2B
9 23 (12.57%) SAP
9 23 (12.57%) CRM
9 23 (12.57%) Degree
9 23 (12.57%) CI/CD
10 21 (11.48%) Presentation Skills
10 21 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (10.93%) AWS
11 20 (10.93%) Microsoft Excel
12 19 (10.38%) Java
12 19 (10.38%) Retail
13 18 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (9.84%) Telecoms
13 18 (9.84%) DevOps
14 17 (9.29%) REST
14 17 (9.29%) ETL
14 17 (9.29%) JIRA
14 17 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (8.74%) JSON
15 16 (8.74%) C
15 16 (8.74%) Salesforce.com
15 16 (8.74%) PowerShell
16 15 (8.20%) Spring Boot

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 5 (2.73%) CMS
2 2 (1.09%) Confluence
2 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.55%) Moodle
3 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (10.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (6.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (6.01%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (6.56%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (3.83%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (3.83%) Oracle Payables
2 7 (3.83%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (3.28%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (2.73%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (2.73%) SAP FI
5 4 (2.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (1.64%) SAP BRIM
6 3 (1.64%) SAP CO
6 3 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (1.64%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.55%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.55%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.55%) SAP FI-CA
7 1 (0.55%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.55%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.85%) Azure
2 20 (10.93%) AWS
3 14 (7.65%) PaaS
4 10 (5.46%) IaaS
4 10 (5.46%) SaaS
5 8 (4.37%) Azure Key Vault
5 8 (4.37%) Azure Storage
6 7 (3.83%) GCP
7 6 (3.28%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (2.73%) Google Workspace
8 5 (2.73%) Tricentis Tosca
9 4 (2.19%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.19%) Azure DevOps
10 3 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.64%) CloudFront
10 3 (1.64%) GitHub
10 3 (1.64%) Power Platform
10 3 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (1.09%) Amazon Cognito
11 2 (1.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.83%) Broadband
2 5 (2.73%) 3G
2 5 (2.73%) 4G
2 5 (2.73%) 5G
2 5 (2.73%) Diameter Protocol
2 5 (2.73%) VoIP
2 5 (2.73%) VPN
3 4 (2.19%) Internet
3 4 (2.19%) PSTN
3 4 (2.19%) WebEx
4 3 (1.64%) Firewall
4 3 (1.64%) H.323
4 3 (1.64%) SCCP
5 2 (1.09%) DNS
5 2 (1.09%) Network Security
5 2 (1.09%) SMS
5 2 (1.09%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.55%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.55%) LAN
6 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.73%) BigQuery
3 3 (1.64%) Metadata
3 3 (1.64%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.64%) Power BI
3 3 (1.64%) Tableau
4 2 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.55%) DynamoDB
5 1 (0.55%) Metadata Repository
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.55%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (9.29%) JIRA
2 10 (5.46%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.28%) Chocolatey
3 6 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.28%) MSI
4 3 (1.64%) Postman
4 3 (1.64%) Subversion
5 2 (1.09%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.09%) Cypress.io
5 2 (1.09%) Katalon Studio
5 2 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.09%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.09%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.09%) TestRail
5 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.55%) ERwin
6 1 (0.55%) JMeter
6 1 (0.55%) Maven
6 1 (0.55%) Selenium
6 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 80 (43.72%) Finance
2 62 (33.88%) Social Skills
3 21 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (11.48%) Presentation Skills
4 19 (10.38%) Retail
5 18 (9.84%) Telecoms
6 15 (8.20%) Legal
7 11 (6.01%) Banking
8 9 (4.92%) Influencing Skills
8 9 (4.92%) Marketing
9 8 (4.37%) Back Office
10 6 (3.28%) General Ledger
10 6 (3.28%) German Language
10 6 (3.28%) Public Sector
11 4 (2.19%) Advertising
11 4 (2.19%) Law
11 4 (2.19%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.64%) Italian Language
12 3 (1.64%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (1.09%) French Language
Job Titles
1 36 (19.67%) Analyst
2 25 (13.66%) Architect
3 23 (12.57%) Project Manager
4 17 (9.29%) Consultant
4 17 (9.29%) Developer
4 17 (9.29%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (8.20%) Business Analyst
6 14 (7.65%) Java Developer
7 11 (6.01%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (4.92%) Azure Engineer
9 8 (4.37%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.37%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
10 7 (3.83%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.83%) Pensions Project Manager
11 6 (3.28%) Billing Analyst
11 6 (3.28%) Billing Business Analyst
11 6 (3.28%) Product Owner
12 5 (2.73%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (2.73%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.29%) REST
2 16 (8.74%) JSON
3 15 (8.20%) SOAP
3 15 (8.20%) Spring
3 15 (8.20%) Spring Boot
4 14 (7.65%) Hibernate
4 14 (7.65%) JPA
4 14 (7.65%) Spring Security
4 14 (7.65%) XML
5 4 (2.19%) Node.js
5 4 (2.19%) XMPP
6 3 (1.64%) CSS
6 3 (1.64%) HTML
6 3 (1.64%) NestJS
7 2 (1.09%) ARM Templates
7 2 (1.09%) Azure Blueprints
7 2 (1.09%) D3.js
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.09%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (1.09%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.65%) Reinsurance
2 11 (6.01%) Renewable Energy
3 6 (3.28%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.19%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.64%) Legacy Systems
6 3 (1.64%) User Experience
7 2 (1.09%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.55%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.55%) CMDB
8 1 (0.55%) Educational Technology
8 1 (0.55%) IPTV
8 1 (0.55%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Robotics
8 1 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.65%) Windows
2 9 (4.92%) Linux
3 4 (2.19%) VMS
4 1 (0.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.14%) Agile
2 36 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (18.58%) Migration
4 24 (13.11%) B2B
5 23 (12.57%) CI/CD
5 23 (12.57%) CRM
6 18 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (9.84%) DevOps
7 17 (9.29%) ETL
7 17 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
8 15 (8.20%) Business Analysis
8 15 (8.20%) Project Management
9 14 (7.65%) Information Security
9 14 (7.65%) Project Delivery
10 13 (7.10%) Data Privacy
10 13 (7.10%) Decision-Making
10 13 (7.10%) ERP
10 13 (7.10%) Risk Management
11 12 (6.56%) Runbook
11 12 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.38%) Java
2 16 (8.74%) C
2 16 (8.74%) PowerShell
3 13 (7.10%) Bash
4 12 (6.56%) SQL
5 8 (4.37%) Python
6 4 (2.19%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.09%) ABAP
7 2 (1.09%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.09%) SOQL
7 2 (1.09%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.55%) C#
8 1 (0.55%) COBOL
8 1 (0.55%) PHP
8 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (12.57%) Degree
2 12 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.92%) PMP
4 7 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (3.83%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.28%) ISTQB
6 5 (2.73%) ISEB
7 3 (1.64%) ACCA
7 3 (1.64%) CIMA
8 1 (0.55%) CBAP
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) GDPR
2 8 (4.37%) QA
3 7 (3.83%) GMP
3 7 (3.83%) PMO
4 2 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.55%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.19%) Docker
3 3 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (6.56%) Terraform
2 5 (2.73%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.64%) Ansible
3 3 (1.64%) Puppet
3 3 (1.64%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.09%) Nessus
4 2 (1.09%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.55%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 1 (0.55%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 44 (24.04%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.57%) SAP
3 16 (8.74%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (7.10%) Oracle
5 7 (3.83%) Google
6 5 (2.73%) Cisco
7 4 (2.19%) Red Box
8 3 (1.64%) Mavenir
9 2 (1.09%) Ariba
9 2 (1.09%) BT
9 2 (1.09%) ConnectWise
9 2 (1.09%) Guidewire
9 2 (1.09%) Intapp
9 2 (1.09%) NetCracker
9 2 (1.09%) Splunk
9 2 (1.09%) Workday
10 1 (0.55%) Amdocs
10 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.55%) Cadence
10 1 (0.55%) YouTube