Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 453 453 427
Rank change year-on-year 0 -26 -36
Contract jobs citing Billing 177 185 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the General category 0.87% 0.86% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 105 115
London median daily rate £475 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £173 £172 £155
90th Percentile £575 £591 £600
England median daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
London median hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00
England median hourly rate £17.75 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -15.48% +5.00% +73.91%

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 20,301 21,410 19,401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.08% 46.31% 43.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,486 15,489 13,932
London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £324 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 193 201
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -7.92%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.74 £11.25
90th Percentile £64.58 £47.50 £56.87
England median hourly rate £24.06 £25.12 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.24% +0.48% +0.60%

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 19 November 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
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 19 November 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 -11 37 £450 -7.69% 7
West London -13 16 £488 -4.88% 7
East London - 4 £488 - 3
South London -9 2 £444 +6.93% 2
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 64 (36.16%) Finance
2 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (15.25%) Windows
3 27 (15.25%) CRM
4 25 (14.12%) SAP
4 25 (14.12%) SQL
5 23 (12.99%) Project Management
6 20 (11.30%) Oracle
6 20 (11.30%) Scrum
7 18 (10.17%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (10.17%) Windows 7
7 18 (10.17%) DevOps
8 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (9.04%) Migration
9 16 (9.04%) Telecoms
10 15 (8.47%) Legal
10 15 (8.47%) PowerShell
11 14 (7.91%) User Experience
12 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (7.34%) Windows 10
12 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Excel
13 12 (6.78%) ERP
13 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
13 12 (6.78%) SQL Server
13 12 (6.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 12 (6.78%) Over-the-Top Content
13 12 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (6.78%) SCCM
14 11 (6.21%) Security Cleared
14 11 (6.21%) iManage

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 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.13%) CMS
3 1 (0.56%) Confluence
3 1 (0.56%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (6.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (4.52%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (5.08%) Oracle Assets
1 9 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (5.08%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (4.52%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (3.95%) SAP FI
3 7 (3.95%) SAP SD
4 6 (3.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (2.82%) SAP CO
6 4 (2.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (2.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (1.69%) Elite 3E
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (1.69%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (1.13%) NetSuite
8 2 (1.13%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.52%) IaaS
3 8 (4.52%) PaaS
4 6 (3.39%) SaaS
4 6 (3.39%) Serverless
5 3 (1.69%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.69%) Heroku
6 2 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.13%) Azure Functions
6 2 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.13%) Stackdriver
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.56%) Datadog
7 1 (0.56%) Office 365
7 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) Skype
2 8 (4.52%) VPN
2 8 (4.52%) Wireless
3 7 (3.95%) PuTTY
3 7 (3.95%) Wireshark
4 6 (3.39%) Internet
4 6 (3.39%) Intranet
5 5 (2.82%) DNS
5 5 (2.82%) Firewall
6 3 (1.69%) SMS
7 2 (1.13%) 2G
7 2 (1.13%) 3G
7 2 (1.13%) 4G
7 2 (1.13%) LAN
7 2 (1.13%) SS7
7 2 (1.13%) WAN
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.56%) Extranet
8 1 (0.56%) H.323
8 1 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.26%) MySQL
3 4 (2.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.69%) Power BI
4 3 (1.69%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.56%) Big Data
5 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Moq
1 7 (3.95%) MSTest
1 7 (3.95%) NUnit
2 4 (2.26%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.13%) JIRA
4 1 (0.56%) gulp
4 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 64 (36.16%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.47%) Legal
4 11 (6.21%) Banking
5 10 (5.65%) Law
6 9 (5.08%) General Ledger
7 6 (3.39%) Retail
8 4 (2.26%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.26%) Games
9 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.69%) Marketing
10 1 (0.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.56%) Back Office
10 1 (0.56%) German Language
10 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 33 (18.64%) Analyst
2 23 (12.99%) Consultant
3 22 (12.43%) Developer
4 18 (10.17%) Architect
5 16 (9.04%) Project Manager
6 11 (6.21%) Business Analyst
6 11 (6.21%) IT Analyst
7 10 (5.65%) IT Support
7 10 (5.65%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.08%) Functional Consultant
9 8 (4.52%) Billing Architect
9 8 (4.52%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.95%) CRM Architect
10 7 (3.95%) CRM Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.95%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (3.95%) Product Owner
10 7 (3.95%) Salesforce Architect
10 7 (3.95%) Salesforce Solution Architect
10 7 (3.95%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.65%) .NET
2 8 (4.52%) Middleware
3 7 (3.95%) .NET Core
4 6 (3.39%) Node.js
5 4 (2.26%) CSS
5 4 (2.26%) JSON
5 4 (2.26%) REST
5 4 (2.26%) Web Services
5 4 (2.26%) XML
6 3 (1.69%) jQuery
6 3 (1.69%) Laravel
6 3 (1.69%) SAP Fiori
6 3 (1.69%) Serverless Framework
6 3 (1.69%) SOAP
6 3 (1.69%) Spring
7 2 (1.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.13%) J2EE
7 2 (1.13%) Kafka
7 2 (1.13%) RESTful
7 2 (1.13%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) User Experience
2 13 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.78%) Over-the-Top Content
4 9 (5.08%) Video on Demand
5 8 (4.52%) iPad
5 8 (4.52%) iPhone
6 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.69%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.69%) Replication
6 3 (1.69%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 2 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.13%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.13%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.25%) Windows
2 18 (10.17%) Windows 7
3 13 (7.34%) Windows 10
4 7 (3.95%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.82%) Linux
6 4 (2.26%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.69%) Unix
7 3 (1.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (15.25%) CRM
3 23 (12.99%) Project Management
4 20 (11.30%) Scrum
5 18 (10.17%) DevOps
6 16 (9.04%) Migration
7 12 (6.78%) E-Commerce
7 12 (6.78%) ERP
8 10 (5.65%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (5.65%) ITIL
9 9 (5.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (5.08%) OO
9 9 (5.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (4.52%) Analytics
10 8 (4.52%) ITSM
10 8 (4.52%) Order to Cash
10 8 (4.52%) PRINCE2
10 8 (4.52%) TDD
11 7 (3.95%) Identity Management
11 7 (3.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.12%) SQL
2 15 (8.47%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.52%) C#
3 8 (4.52%) VBA
4 7 (3.95%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.82%) Java
6 4 (2.26%) ABAP
6 4 (2.26%) C
6 4 (2.26%) PHP
7 3 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.13%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.56%) ES6
9 1 (0.56%) Go
9 1 (0.56%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.56%) Python
9 1 (0.56%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.56%) SOQL
9 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (6.21%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.95%) Degree
3 6 (3.39%) PMP
3 6 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.82%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.13%) MCP
6 1 (0.56%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.56%) CCA
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) MBA
6 1 (0.56%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.82%) PMO
1 5 (2.82%) QA
1 5 (2.82%) SLA
2 2 (1.13%) GDPR
3 1 (0.56%) GxP
3 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.95%) BitLocker
4 5 (2.82%) Docker
4 5 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (6.78%) SCCM
2 8 (4.52%) AirWatch
2 8 (4.52%) Single Sign-On
3 6 (3.39%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.13%) Ansible
5 2 (1.13%) Puppet
6 1 (0.56%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.56%) Grafana
6 1 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.56%) Nagios
6 1 (0.56%) Terraform
6 1 (0.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (14.12%) SAP
2 20 (11.30%) Oracle
3 18 (10.17%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (6.21%) iManage
4 11 (6.21%) Microsoft
5 10 (5.65%) Apple
6 9 (5.08%) Cisco
6 9 (5.08%) ServiceNow
7 8 (4.52%) Aderant
7 8 (4.52%) Charles River
7 8 (4.52%) VMware
8 7 (3.95%) Avaya
8 7 (3.95%) Dell
8 7 (3.95%) HP
8 7 (3.95%) Polycom
8 7 (3.95%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.69%) OpenText
9 3 (1.69%) Siebel
10 2 (1.13%) Google
10 2 (1.13%) Pega