Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 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 > Midlands
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 207 182
Rank change year-on-year +47 -25 -35
Contract jobs citing Billing 80 60 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.04% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the General category 3.24% 2.18% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 39 31
Midlands median daily rate £500 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £376 £164 £263
90th Percentile £590 £555 £494
England median daily rate £440 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +8.98% +0.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Midlands median hourly rate - £12.50 -
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £12.34
% change year-on-year +3.33% +21.56% -33.30%

Billing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2467 2758 2838
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 31.94% 28.74% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1553 1738 1642
Midlands median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £238
90th Percentile £550 £575 £563
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 151
Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -15.22% -17.86%
10th Percentile £11.35 £9.72 £10.04
90th Percentile £52.50 £57.20 £41.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the Midlands

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in the Midlands

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the Midlands over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in the Midlands

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in the Midlands

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
East Midlands +29 44 £425 +15.65% 3
West Midlands +22 36 £550 +46.67% 7
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Billing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Billing.

1 28 (35.00%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) Spring
3 26 (32.50%) SAP
4 20 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (25.00%) IaaS
5 19 (23.75%) Microservices
5 19 (23.75%) SAP SD
5 19 (23.75%) PaaS
6 18 (22.50%) Heroku
6 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 18 (22.50%) SOAP
6 18 (22.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 18 (22.50%) REST
6 18 (22.50%) Spring Boot
6 18 (22.50%) API Development
6 18 (22.50%) API Design
6 18 (22.50%) API Integration
7 17 (21.25%) ABAP
8 16 (20.00%) Kubernetes
8 16 (20.00%) Docker
9 15 (18.75%) IDoc
9 15 (18.75%) Manufacturing
10 14 (17.50%) OpenShift
10 14 (17.50%) Coaching
11 13 (16.25%) Logistics
12 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (15.00%) Integration Testing
12 12 (15.00%) Data Mapping

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 18 (22.50%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (23.75%) SAP SD
2 9 (11.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (11.25%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (8.75%) SAP ERP
4 4 (5.00%) SAP Retail
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (3.75%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (1.25%) SAP CRM
6 1 (1.25%) SAP GTS
6 1 (1.25%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.00%) IaaS
2 19 (23.75%) PaaS
3 18 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (22.50%) Heroku
3 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (17.50%) OpenShift
5 11 (13.75%) GitHub
5 11 (13.75%) SaaS
6 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) MVNO
2 1 (1.25%) DSL
2 1 (1.25%) SDH
2 1 (1.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.00%) Big Data
4 2 (2.50%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.25%) QlikView
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Bitbucket
1 11 (13.75%) GitLab
2 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.25%) Maven
3 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 15 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (32.50%) Architect
2 25 (31.25%) Consultant
3 22 (27.50%) SAP Consultant
4 14 (17.50%) SAP SD Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 8 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
6 8 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.75%) Java Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Billing Project Manager
9 4 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
9 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.75%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 3 (3.75%) SAP ISU Consultant
10 3 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.50%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.75%) Spring
2 18 (22.50%) REST
2 18 (22.50%) SOAP
2 18 (22.50%) Spring Boot
3 15 (18.75%) IDoc
4 9 (11.25%) J2EE
4 9 (11.25%) Java EE
4 9 (11.25%) XML
5 5 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (6.25%) JMS
6 2 (2.50%) EDI
7 1 (1.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
1 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Linux
2 9 (11.25%) VMS
3 1 (1.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Microservices
2 18 (22.50%) API Design
2 18 (22.50%) API Development
2 18 (22.50%) API Integration
2 18 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (17.50%) Coaching
4 13 (16.25%) Logistics
5 12 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.00%) Data Mapping
5 12 (15.00%) Integration Testing
6 11 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (13.75%) DevOps
6 11 (13.75%) Open Source
7 9 (11.25%) Regression Testing
7 9 (11.25%) TDD
8 7 (8.75%) ERP
8 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.25%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.00%) Java
2 17 (21.25%) ABAP
3 7 (8.75%) SQL
4 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (11.25%) SC Cleared
1 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 16 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.25%) Ansible
2 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (32.50%) SAP
2 20 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (13.75%) Apigee
3 11 (13.75%) MuleSoft
3 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 11 (13.75%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.00%) ComArch
4 4 (5.00%) Gemalto
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco
5 1 (1.25%) SEEBURGER
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