Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 2020 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
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 286 419 462
Rank change year-on-year +133 +43 -14
Contract jobs citing Billing 86 169 177
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.57% 0.42% 0.38%
As % of the General category 1.17% 0.93% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 103 107
Median daily rate £500 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +3.13%
10th Percentile £129 £258 £260
90th Percentile £640 £685 £600
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £65.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +109.68% +108.75%
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -13.16% -5.00%

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 7,356 18,075 21,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 48.69% 45.30% 47.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,031 12,602 15,527
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £331 £338 £325
90th Percentile £750 £713 £700
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 198 251
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -10.20% +15.02%
10th Percentile £17.50 £13.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £56.00 £52.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £22.93
% change year-on-year +32.93% +0.31% +4.23%

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 11 August 2020.

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 11 August 2020. 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 +118 11 £500 -4.76% 1
South London +48 3 £266 -49.33%
West London +42 2 £353 -32.86% 2
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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 35 (40.70%) Finance
2 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (16.28%) SAP
3 14 (16.28%) Salesforce.com
3 14 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 14 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (15.12%) CRM
5 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (11.63%) Service Management
6 10 (11.63%) Asset Management
7 9 (10.47%) AWS
8 8 (9.30%) Analytics
8 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.14%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (8.14%) Big Data
9 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
9 7 (8.14%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
10 6 (6.98%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (6.98%) 5G
10 6 (6.98%) Force.com
10 6 (6.98%) 4G
10 6 (6.98%) Line Management
10 6 (6.98%) 3G
10 6 (6.98%) Project Management
10 6 (6.98%) Data Analysis
10 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce

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 2 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.16%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (19.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.49%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.16%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.16%) Blender
4 1 (1.16%) InDesign
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) SAP SD
2 3 (3.49%) Magento
2 3 (3.49%) Shopify
3 2 (2.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (1.16%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (1.16%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.16%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (1.16%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (1.16%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) AWS
2 6 (6.98%) Force.com
3 5 (5.81%) Azure
3 5 (5.81%) SaaS
3 5 (5.81%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 5 (5.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.49%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.33%) GCP
5 2 (2.33%) Google Sheets
5 2 (2.33%) PaaS
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.16%) AWS CodePipeline
6 1 (1.16%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.16%) FinancialForce
6 1 (1.16%) IaaS
6 1 (1.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) 3G
1 6 (6.98%) 4G
1 6 (6.98%) 5G
2 1 (1.16%) Broadband
2 1 (1.16%) SMS
2 1 (1.16%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) Big Data
1 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
2 3 (3.49%) Power BI
3 2 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.16%) QlikView
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.16%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Ant
2 3 (3.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (40.70%) Finance
2 14 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.81%) Public Sector
4 4 (4.65%) Banking
5 3 (3.49%) Legal
5 3 (3.49%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.49%) Marketing
6 2 (2.33%) Electronics
6 2 (2.33%) Law
6 2 (2.33%) Retail
7 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.16%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Analyst
2 13 (15.12%) Consultant
3 12 (13.95%) Architect
4 10 (11.63%) Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Salesforce Consultant
6 6 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Financial Analyst
6 6 (6.98%) Telecoms Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.65%) Administrator
8 4 (4.65%) Salesforce Configurator
8 4 (4.65%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.49%) Data Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Process Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) SAP Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) SAP Functional Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) SAP SD Analyst
9 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) Visualforce
1 5 (5.81%) Web Services
2 1 (1.16%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.49%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.33%) iPad
4 2 (2.33%) NHS
4 2 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) Animation
5 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.16%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Android
1 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (15.12%) CRM
3 10 (11.63%) Asset Management
3 10 (11.63%) Service Management
4 8 (9.30%) Analytics
4 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.14%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 7 (8.14%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.98%) Data Analysis
6 6 (6.98%) Line Management
6 6 (6.98%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (6.98%) Project Management
6 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.81%) API Development
7 5 (5.81%) Cloud Operations
7 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.81%) Quote-to-Cash
7 5 (5.81%) Regulatory Compliance
8 4 (4.65%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) Apex Code
1 5 (5.81%) SQL
2 3 (3.49%) SOQL
3 2 (2.33%) VBA
4 1 (1.16%) C
4 1 (1.16%) C#
4 1 (1.16%) Java
4 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.16%) Python
4 1 (1.16%) R
4 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.33%) PMP
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) PMO
2 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Terraform
2 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (16.28%) Salesforce.com
1 14 (16.28%) SAP
2 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle
3 5 (5.81%) Zuora
4 3 (3.49%) Demandware
4 3 (3.49%) Google
5 2 (2.33%) Conga
5 2 (2.33%) Guidewire
5 2 (2.33%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.16%) Adobe
6 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.16%) Avaya
6 1 (1.16%) Cognos
6 1 (1.16%) DocuSign
6 1 (1.16%) IBM
6 1 (1.16%) Infor
6 1 (1.16%) Informatica
6 1 (1.16%) Splunk
6 1 (1.16%) Sun