Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 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 > Midlands
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 150 198
Rank change year-on-year -83 +48 -14
Contract jobs citing Billing 15 79 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.19% 1.05% 0.66%
As % of the General category 0.67% 3.28% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 64 41
Midlands median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £105 £354 £150
90th Percentile £591 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Midlands median hourly rate £14.30 - £12.50
10th Percentile £12.54 - £12.25
90th Percentile £17.18 - £12.75
England median hourly rate £31.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% +3.33% +21.56%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,238 2,408 2,641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 28.31% 32.06% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,308 1,500 1,652
Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% - -
10th Percentile £238 £250 £225
90th Percentile £564 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 96 74
Midlands median hourly rate £18.51 £24.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.45% +16.67% -13.40%
10th Percentile £10.63 £11.29 £10.04
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £44.50
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +4.00% -4.76% +16.67%

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 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 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
West Midlands -39 11 £269 -46.25% 6
East Midlands -43 4 £488 +18.90%
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Billing.

1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) SLA
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (13.33%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) SAP SD

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:

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (13.33%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (6.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Project Administrator
4 2 (13.33%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Billing Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Lean Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Project Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP SD Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (20.00%) Service Management
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
2 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
2 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) BPMN
3 1 (6.67%) Client Onboarding
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Relationship Management
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) ABAP
1 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) IIBA
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle