Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 462 416 415
Rank change year-on-year -46 -1 -40
Contract jobs citing Billing 181 166 184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.40% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.89% 0.92% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 103 128
London median daily rate £450 £480 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +20.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £213 £350 £150
90th Percentile £600 £650 £625
England median daily rate £426 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.44% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
London median hourly rate £31.00 £15.68 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +97.77% -7.79% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26.80 £14.94 £15.40
90th Percentile £63.95 £17.01 £18.60
England median hourly rate £31.00 £16.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +93.75% +28.00% +17.04%

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 20,384 17,982 19,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.71% 45.24% 45.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,625 12,801 14,216
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 192 198
London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.54% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £14.50 £11.26 £10.00
90th Percentile £65.50 £57.38 £52.50
England median hourly rate £26.83 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +7.32% -9.09% +22.22%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -44 21 £450 -6.25% 4
North London - 10 £213 -
West London -36 7 £525 +6.60% 8
South London -52 1 £338 -12.90% 3
East London - 1 £450 - 3
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 76 (41.99%) Finance
2 31 (17.13%) Oracle
3 28 (15.47%) Telecoms
4 27 (14.92%) Project Management
5 26 (14.36%) SQL
6 24 (13.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 24 (13.26%) Oracle Receivables
7 23 (12.71%) CRM
7 23 (12.71%) Oracle EBS
8 21 (11.60%) XML
9 20 (11.05%) Oracle Assets
9 20 (11.05%) Oracle Payables
9 20 (11.05%) Oracle General Ledger
10 19 (10.50%) Oracle iProcurement
10 19 (10.50%) Internet
10 19 (10.50%) Legal
11 17 (9.39%) Change Management
11 17 (9.39%) Microsoft
11 17 (9.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 15 (8.29%) User Experience
12 15 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (8.29%) Oracle Reports
13 14 (7.73%) Windows
13 14 (7.73%) SAP
13 14 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (7.18%) Web Services
14 13 (7.18%) Oracle Discoverer
14 13 (7.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 13 (7.18%) Oracle Database
14 13 (7.18%) Spreadsheet

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 7 (3.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.21%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.10%) SAS
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.55%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (7.18%) Spreadsheet
2 11 (6.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (4.97%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (2.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (2.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (13.26%) Oracle EBS R12
1 24 (13.26%) Oracle Receivables
2 23 (12.71%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (11.05%) Oracle Assets
3 20 (11.05%) Oracle General Ledger
3 20 (11.05%) Oracle Payables
4 19 (10.50%) Oracle iProcurement
5 17 (9.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 8 (4.42%) Elite 3E
7 7 (3.87%) SAP IS-U
8 5 (2.76%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (1.66%) CSG Singleview
9 3 (1.66%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (1.10%) Maximo
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle TCA
10 2 (1.10%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (1.10%) SAP SD
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 1 (0.55%) SAP Convergent Charging
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (3.87%) IaaS
3 7 (3.87%) PaaS
4 5 (2.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (2.21%) GitHub
6 2 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 2 (1.10%) SaaS
7 1 (0.55%) Force.com
7 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.55%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.50%) Internet
2 10 (5.52%) Value-Added Service
3 6 (3.31%) VPN
4 5 (2.76%) WAN
5 4 (2.21%) DNS
5 4 (2.21%) LAN
6 3 (1.66%) 2G
6 3 (1.66%) 3G
6 3 (1.66%) 4G
6 3 (1.66%) Firewall
7 2 (1.10%) DHCP
7 2 (1.10%) MPLS
7 2 (1.10%) Network Security
7 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.10%) VLAN
8 1 (0.55%) Broadband
8 1 (0.55%) DWDM
8 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.55%) Intranet
8 1 (0.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.29%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (7.18%) Oracle Database
2 13 (7.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 13 (7.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (7.18%) Oracle Discoverer
3 9 (4.97%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.97%) Siebel EIM
4 5 (2.76%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.66%) GIS
5 3 (1.66%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.66%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.55%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.55%) Big Data
7 1 (0.55%) DB2
7 1 (0.55%) MySQL
7 1 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.55%) JIRA
3 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 76 (41.99%) Finance
2 28 (15.47%) Telecoms
3 19 (10.50%) Legal
4 12 (6.63%) Banking
5 10 (5.52%) Financial Institution
5 10 (5.52%) Law
6 7 (3.87%) General Ledger
6 7 (3.87%) Retail
7 5 (2.76%) German Language
7 5 (2.76%) Marketing
8 4 (2.21%) Back Office
9 3 (1.66%) Front Office
10 2 (1.10%) Music Industry
10 2 (1.10%) Publishing
11 1 (0.55%) Advertising
11 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (19.34%) Architect
2 29 (16.02%) Analyst
3 21 (11.60%) Consultant
4 18 (9.94%) Developer
5 17 (9.39%) Project Manager
6 15 (8.29%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (7.73%) Support Analyst
8 13 (7.18%) Billing Architect
8 13 (7.18%) Designer
8 13 (7.18%) Oracle Analyst
8 13 (7.18%) Oracle Support Analyst
9 11 (6.08%) Business Support Analyst
10 10 (5.52%) BSS Architect
10 10 (5.52%) CRM Architect
10 10 (5.52%) CRM Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.52%) E-Business Analyst
10 10 (5.52%) E-Business Support
11 9 (4.97%) Siebel Designer
12 7 (3.87%) BSS Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.87%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.60%) XML
2 13 (7.18%) Web Services
3 7 (3.87%) SAP Smart Forms
4 5 (2.76%) JSON
5 4 (2.21%) RESTful
6 3 (1.66%) .NET
6 3 (1.66%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.66%) FIXML
6 3 (1.66%) FpML
6 3 (1.66%) LDAP
6 3 (1.66%) Middleware
6 3 (1.66%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (1.66%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (1.66%) POJO
6 3 (1.66%) REST
6 3 (1.66%) SOAP
6 3 (1.66%) XSD
6 3 (1.66%) XSLT
7 2 (1.10%) OAuth
7 2 (1.10%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (8.29%) User Experience
2 9 (4.97%) Hedge funds
3 7 (3.87%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (3.87%) Smart Meter
4 5 (2.76%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.76%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.66%) Derivative
5 3 (1.66%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.55%) CMDB
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) iPad
7 1 (0.55%) iPhone
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.73%) Windows
2 9 (4.97%) Linux
3 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.66%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.66%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.10%) Mesosphere
5 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.10%) Unix
6 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.92%) Project Management
2 23 (12.71%) CRM
3 17 (9.39%) Change Management
4 14 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (6.63%) Migration
6 11 (6.08%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (6.08%) Line Management
6 11 (6.08%) Programme Management
7 10 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (5.52%) Use Case
8 9 (4.97%) EAI
8 9 (4.97%) ERP
8 9 (4.97%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (4.42%) Business Analysis
9 8 (4.42%) DevOps
9 8 (4.42%) ITIL
9 8 (4.42%) Practice Management
9 8 (4.42%) Product Management
9 8 (4.42%) Resource Management
9 8 (4.42%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.36%) SQL
2 8 (4.42%) Java
3 7 (3.87%) ABAP
3 7 (3.87%) Python
4 3 (1.66%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.66%) XPath
5 1 (0.55%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.55%) Ruby
5 1 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.87%) Degree
2 4 (2.21%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.21%) PMP
3 3 (1.66%) PgMP
4 2 (1.10%) IIBA
4 2 (1.10%) MCSA
4 2 (1.10%) MCSE
4 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.55%) APMP
5 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.55%) MBA
5 1 (0.55%) MCITP
5 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.63%) QA
2 9 (4.97%) PMO
3 6 (3.31%) SLA
4 5 (2.76%) GCP
5 4 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (1.66%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.66%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.55%) GDPR
7 1 (0.55%) P3O
7 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.55%) PSD2
System Software
1 8 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.21%) Docker
3 1 (0.55%) Firmware
3 1 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.66%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.10%) Nagios
2 2 (1.10%) SCCM
2 2 (1.10%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.55%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.55%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (17.13%) Oracle
2 17 (9.39%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.73%) SAP
4 11 (6.08%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (5.52%) Huawei
6 9 (4.97%) Siebel
7 6 (3.31%) Google
8 5 (2.76%) Intapp
9 3 (1.66%) Zuora
10 2 (1.10%) Adobe
10 2 (1.10%) hybris
10 2 (1.10%) Teradata
11 1 (0.55%) Apple
11 1 (0.55%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.55%) Capita
11 1 (0.55%) Cisco
11 1 (0.55%) Pegasus
11 1 (0.55%) Reuters
11 1 (0.55%) Splunk
11 1 (0.55%) VMware