Period
to 9 May 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 9 May 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
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 355 339 427
Rank change year-on-year -16 +88 +25
Contract jobs citing Billing 108 98 173
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.46% 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.81% 0.83% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 55 106
10th Percentile £360 £144 £273
25th Percentile £431 £413 £359
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £530 £500 £466
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% +7.24% +3.61%
75th Percentile £650 £598 £552
90th Percentile £751 £715 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £448
% change year-on-year - +11.73% +2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £23.50 £23.50 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year - -6.00% -19.35%
England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £14.05
% change year-on-year +6.38% +67.26% -54.68%

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 13,311 11,815 23,140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 56.89% 55.21% 56.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,465 8,388 16,370
10th Percentile £350 £300 £315
25th Percentile £425 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £650 £625 £625
90th Percentile £725 £713 £700
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 203 286
10th Percentile £14.55 £13.75 £11.25
25th Percentile £20.00 £18.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate £28.02 £23.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +21.83% +15.00% -6.98%
75th Percentile £47.25 £38.75 £34.51
90th Percentile £64.00 £53.75 £49.28
England median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +12.82% +4.28% +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 9 May 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 9 May 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 +25 11 £488 -2.50% 3
West London +16 3 - - 1
South London +38 1 £425 +240.00%
East London - 1 - - 1
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 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 36 (33.33%) Finance
2 28 (25.93%) SAP
3 23 (21.30%) Social Skills
4 20 (18.52%) Azure
4 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (15.74%) Analytics
6 16 (14.81%) AWS
7 15 (13.89%) Project Management
8 14 (12.96%) Oracle
9 13 (12.04%) Data Modelling
9 13 (12.04%) Decision-Making
10 12 (11.11%) 5G
10 12 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (11.11%) Legal
11 11 (10.19%) Telecoms
11 11 (10.19%) Migration
11 11 (10.19%) 3G
11 11 (10.19%) Linux
11 11 (10.19%) Data Analysis
11 11 (10.19%) 4G
11 11 (10.19%) Diameter Protocol
12 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (9.26%) Git (software)
12 10 (9.26%) ERP
12 10 (9.26%) Microsoft
12 10 (9.26%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.33%) ITIL
13 9 (8.33%) CRM
13 9 (8.33%) Marketing

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 3 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (0.93%) Camunda
2 1 (0.93%) JBoss
2 1 (0.93%) Jupyter
2 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 6 (5.56%) SAP SD
3 4 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.78%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.85%) HFM
5 2 (1.85%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (1.85%) Maximo
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle BRM
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (1.85%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (1.85%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (1.85%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.93%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.93%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.52%) Azure
2 16 (14.81%) AWS
3 8 (7.41%) GCP
4 6 (5.56%) SaaS
5 5 (4.63%) Azure Functions
5 5 (4.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 5 (4.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 5 (4.63%) Serverless
6 4 (3.70%) IaaS
6 4 (3.70%) PaaS
6 4 (3.70%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.78%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 3 (2.78%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.93%) Force.com
8 1 (0.93%) npm
8 1 (0.93%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.11%) 5G
2 11 (10.19%) 3G
2 11 (10.19%) 4G
2 11 (10.19%) Diameter Protocol
3 3 (2.78%) 3GPP
3 3 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (0.93%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.93%) Broadband
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.93%) DMZ
4 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.93%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) LTE
4 1 (0.93%) MPLS
4 1 (0.93%) Multicast
4 1 (0.93%) MVNO
4 1 (0.93%) Network Security
4 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (2.78%) Power BI
2 3 (2.78%) SAP HANA
2 3 (2.78%) Tableau
3 2 (1.85%) Essbase
3 2 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.93%) Big Data
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) DB2
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.56%) Ant
4 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (3.70%) JIRA
6 3 (2.78%) ERwin
7 2 (1.85%) Maven
8 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.93%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.93%) GitLab
8 1 (0.93%) Gradle
8 1 (0.93%) Grunt
8 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.93%) Mockito
8 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.93%) Subversion
8 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (33.33%) Finance
2 23 (21.30%) Social Skills
3 12 (11.11%) Legal
4 11 (10.19%) Telecoms
5 10 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (8.33%) Marketing
7 7 (6.48%) Influencing Skills
8 6 (5.56%) Financial Institution
8 6 (5.56%) Front Office
9 5 (4.63%) Banking
9 5 (4.63%) General Ledger
10 4 (3.70%) Public Sector
11 3 (2.78%) Retail
12 2 (1.85%) Law
12 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
12 2 (1.85%) Organisational Skills
12 2 (1.85%) Presentation Skills
13 1 (0.93%) Games
13 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (21.30%) Consultant
2 14 (12.96%) Analyst
3 13 (12.04%) Architect
4 9 (8.33%) Developer
4 9 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (6.48%) Technical Leader
6 6 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
7 5 (4.63%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.63%) SAP Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
8 4 (3.70%) Data Manager
8 4 (3.70%) SAP Data Manager
8 4 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (2.78%) Data Consultant
9 3 (2.78%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) ADO
1 5 (4.63%) Middleware
2 4 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (2.78%) Node.js
3 3 (2.78%) Visualforce
3 3 (2.78%) Vue.js
3 3 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.93%) DOM
4 1 (0.93%) EDI
4 1 (0.93%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (0.93%) Jest
4 1 (0.93%) Jinja
4 1 (0.93%) Pixi.js
4 1 (0.93%) React
4 1 (0.93%) Redux
4 1 (0.93%) REST
4 1 (0.93%) RxJS
4 1 (0.93%) WebGL
4 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.56%) Hedge funds
2 5 (4.63%) CMDB
3 4 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.78%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.85%) Replication
5 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) FMCG
6 1 (0.93%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Linux
2 2 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (15.74%) Analytics
3 15 (13.89%) Project Management
4 13 (12.04%) Data Modelling
4 13 (12.04%) Decision-Making
5 12 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (10.19%) Data Analysis
6 11 (10.19%) Migration
7 10 (9.26%) ERP
7 10 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (8.33%) CRM
8 9 (8.33%) DevOps
8 9 (8.33%) ITIL
8 9 (8.33%) Technical Leadership
9 8 (7.41%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 8 (7.41%) Validation
10 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (6.48%) Data Governance
10 7 (6.48%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.56%) Python
2 5 (4.63%) C#
2 5 (4.63%) SQL
3 4 (3.70%) Apex Code
4 3 (2.78%) Java
4 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.85%) SOQL
5 2 (1.85%) SOSL
5 2 (1.85%) VBA
6 1 (0.93%) ES6
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.63%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) ACCA
3 2 (1.85%) CIMA
3 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.93%) CCA
4 1 (0.93%) CCIE
4 1 (0.93%) CCNA
4 1 (0.93%) CCNP
4 1 (0.93%) CISA
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PMP
4 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) GDPR
1 7 (6.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.70%) SLA
3 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.85%) PMO
4 2 (1.85%) QA
5 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.78%) Docker
2 2 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.85%) XenApp
2 2 (1.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) Terraform
2 6 (5.56%) Ansible
2 6 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 28 (25.93%) SAP
2 14 (12.96%) Oracle
3 10 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.26%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (6.48%) Workday
5 4 (3.70%) Google
6 3 (2.78%) Ariba
6 3 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.78%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.85%) Cisco
7 2 (1.85%) Citrix
7 2 (1.85%) Guidewire
7 2 (1.85%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.85%) IBM
7 2 (1.85%) Progress
7 2 (1.85%) VMware
8 1 (0.93%) BT
8 1 (0.93%) Cadence
8 1 (0.93%) Kronos
8 1 (0.93%) Nokia