Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 416 443 417
Rank change year-on-year +27 -26 -50
Contract jobs citing Billing 214 152 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the General category 1.01% 0.84% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 88 139
London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -6.59%
10th Percentile £211 £328 £208
90th Percentile £600 £650 £640
England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
London median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -13.16% -2.81%
England median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year +65.00% +73.91% -30.41%

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 21,115 18,049 20,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 45.35% 43.69% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,261 12,871 14,452
London median daily rate £500 £498 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +4.74% +5.38%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £294
90th Percentile £695 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 194 228
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.43 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.93% +8.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £13.55 £11.27 £11.10
90th Percentile £47.83 £61.00 £53.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +16.23%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Billing in London

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in London

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in London over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in London

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in London

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in London over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 17 February 2018. 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 -15 26 £475 -11.63% 16
West London -7 20 £513 +32.26% 10
North London - 9 £213 -
South London -40 2 £255 -34.19% 1
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, 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 99 (46.26%) Finance
2 45 (21.03%) Oracle
3 38 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (15.89%) SQL
4 34 (15.89%) Oracle Receivables
5 33 (15.42%) SAP
6 32 (14.95%) Oracle EBS
6 32 (14.95%) Oracle EBS R12
7 31 (14.49%) Oracle Payables
7 31 (14.49%) Internet
8 30 (14.02%) XML
9 29 (13.55%) Telecoms
9 29 (13.55%) Oracle Assets
9 29 (13.55%) Oracle General Ledger
10 28 (13.08%) Oracle iProcurement
11 27 (12.62%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 27 (12.62%) Legal
12 22 (10.28%) Project Management
12 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
12 22 (10.28%) Change Management
12 22 (10.28%) Banking
12 22 (10.28%) Spreadsheet
12 22 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (9.81%) IaaS
13 21 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (9.81%) Oracle Discoverer
14 20 (9.35%) Oracle Database 10g
14 20 (9.35%) CRM
14 20 (9.35%) Oracle Database
14 20 (9.35%) DevOps

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 10 (4.67%) Confluence
2 8 (3.74%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (2.80%) CMS
4 5 (2.34%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.93%) Apache
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.93%) SAS
6 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.47%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.47%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 22 (10.28%) Spreadsheet
2 16 (7.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.34%) HipChat
5 5 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 34 (15.89%) Oracle Receivables
2 32 (14.95%) Oracle EBS
2 32 (14.95%) Oracle EBS R12
3 31 (14.49%) Oracle Payables
4 29 (13.55%) Oracle Assets
4 29 (13.55%) Oracle General Ledger
5 28 (13.08%) Oracle iProcurement
6 27 (12.62%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 18 (8.41%) Oracle Financials
8 11 (5.14%) Elite 3E
8 11 (5.14%) SAP IS-U
9 10 (4.67%) SAP SD
10 8 (3.74%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 6 (2.80%) Magento
12 4 (1.87%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (1.87%) SAP Hybris
13 3 (1.40%) Adobe Campaign
13 3 (1.40%) SAP CRM
13 3 (1.40%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (9.81%) IaaS
3 15 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.01%) PaaS
4 8 (3.74%) GitHub
4 8 (3.74%) SaaS
5 7 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.27%) Slack
5 7 (3.27%) Trello
6 6 (2.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 5 (2.34%) Force.com
8 4 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.93%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.93%) HP Helion
9 2 (0.93%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 2 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 31 (14.49%) Internet
2 12 (5.61%) SMS
3 11 (5.14%) VPN
4 9 (4.21%) WAN
5 8 (3.74%) DNS
5 8 (3.74%) LAN
6 7 (3.27%) DHCP
6 7 (3.27%) Firewall
6 7 (3.27%) MPLS
6 7 (3.27%) Network Security
6 7 (3.27%) VLAN
7 6 (2.80%) Value-Added Service
8 2 (0.93%) FTP
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.47%) Intranet
9 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.81%) Oracle Discoverer
2 20 (9.35%) Oracle Database
2 20 (9.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 20 (9.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 15 (7.01%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (2.34%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.40%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.93%) Flink
6 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (0.93%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.47%) GIS
7 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (5.61%) JIRA
2 6 (2.80%) Bitbucket
2 6 (2.80%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.80%) git-flow
2 6 (2.80%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.80%) Maven
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.93%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.47%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.47%) LSMW
4 1 (0.47%) PEAR
4 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 99 (46.26%) Finance
2 29 (13.55%) Telecoms
3 27 (12.62%) Legal
4 22 (10.28%) Banking
5 13 (6.07%) Marketing
6 9 (4.21%) Law
7 7 (3.27%) General Ledger
8 6 (2.80%) Music Industry
8 6 (2.80%) Retail
9 5 (2.34%) Back Office
10 3 (1.40%) Advertising
10 3 (1.40%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.93%) French Language
11 2 (0.93%) German Language
12 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.47%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (28.50%) Analyst
2 37 (17.29%) Consultant
3 26 (12.15%) Architect
4 21 (9.81%) Business Analyst
5 20 (9.35%) Developer
5 20 (9.35%) Support Analyst
6 18 (8.41%) Oracle Analyst
6 18 (8.41%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 16 (7.48%) SAP Consultant
8 12 (5.61%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.14%) Business Support Analyst
10 10 (4.67%) E-Business Analyst
10 10 (4.67%) E-Business Support
10 10 (4.67%) SAP SD Consultant
11 9 (4.21%) Cloud Architect
11 9 (4.21%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.74%) ABAP Developer
12 8 (3.74%) Billing Architect
12 8 (3.74%) Functional Consultant
12 8 (3.74%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.02%) XML
2 12 (5.61%) JSON
3 8 (3.74%) SAP Smart Forms
4 6 (2.80%) CSS
4 6 (2.80%) HTML
4 6 (2.80%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (2.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (1.87%) FIXML
5 4 (1.87%) FpML
5 4 (1.87%) Velocity
5 4 (1.87%) XSD
6 3 (1.40%) COM
6 3 (1.40%) LDAP
6 3 (1.40%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (1.40%) POJO
6 3 (1.40%) Web Services
7 2 (0.93%) NumPy
7 2 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.93%) Pandas
7 2 (0.93%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.01%) Management Information System
2 15 (7.01%) User Experience
3 8 (3.74%) Smart Meter
4 7 (3.27%) Fintech
4 7 (3.27%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.80%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.87%) Derivative
6 4 (1.87%) PMI
7 3 (1.40%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.40%) Wiki
8 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.93%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.93%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.54%) Linux
2 9 (4.21%) Windows
3 3 (1.40%) Android
3 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.93%) Unix
4 2 (0.93%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.47%) CentOS
5 1 (0.47%) Mesosphere
5 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (10.28%) Change Management
2 22 (10.28%) Project Management
3 21 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (9.35%) CRM
4 20 (9.35%) DevOps
5 19 (8.88%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (8.41%) Migration
7 13 (6.07%) ERP
7 13 (6.07%) Line Management
7 13 (6.07%) Practice Management
7 13 (6.07%) Use Case
8 12 (5.61%) Service Management
9 11 (5.14%) Capacity Management
9 11 (5.14%) Workflow
10 10 (4.67%) Data Migration
10 10 (4.67%) Product Management
11 9 (4.21%) Business Process Mapping
11 9 (4.21%) Open Source
11 9 (4.21%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.89%) SQL
2 13 (6.07%) Python
3 10 (4.67%) ABAP
4 7 (3.27%) Bash Shell
4 7 (3.27%) Java
5 6 (2.80%) Groovy
6 4 (1.87%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.40%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.93%) C++
8 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.93%) VBA
9 1 (0.47%) PHP
9 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.47%) Ruby
9 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (7.01%) Degree
2 8 (3.74%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.27%) PMP
4 4 (1.87%) APMP
4 4 (1.87%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.47%) CAPM
5 1 (0.47%) MCP
5 1 (0.47%) MCSA
5 1 (0.47%) MCSE
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) QA
2 4 (1.87%) ISO 20022
2 4 (1.87%) P3O
2 4 (1.87%) SLA
3 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.40%) GCP
3 3 (1.40%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (5.61%) Docker
2 5 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.34%) Firmware
3 1 (0.47%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 7 (3.27%) Nagios
1 7 (3.27%) Rancher
1 7 (3.27%) ZABBIX
2 6 (2.80%) Ansible
3 5 (2.34%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.93%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.93%) SCCM
5 1 (0.47%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.47%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (21.03%) Oracle
2 33 (15.42%) SAP
3 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.07%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (3.74%) Huawei
6 7 (3.27%) ServiceNow
7 6 (2.80%) Zuora
8 5 (2.34%) Google
8 5 (2.34%) IBM
8 5 (2.34%) Reuters
9 4 (1.87%) HP
9 4 (1.87%) hybris
10 3 (1.40%) Adobe
10 3 (1.40%) Apple
10 3 (1.40%) Intapp
10 3 (1.40%) Pegasus
10 3 (1.40%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 3 (1.40%) Siebel
11 2 (0.93%) Cognos
11 2 (0.93%) JD Edwards