Period
to 24 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 207 168
Rank change year-on-year -7 -39 +6
Contract jobs citing Billing 29 49 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.37% 0.57% 0.91%
As % of the General category 1.29% 1.76% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 56
Midlands median daily rate £550 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.03% +20.00% -7.14%
10th Percentile £246 £250 £150
90th Percentile £600 £556 £550
England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate £13.60 - -
England median hourly rate £33.25 £20.00 £11.23
% change year-on-year +66.25% +78.17% -16.85%

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 2,251 2,778 2,674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 28.54% 32.14% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,375 1,753 1,611
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £219 £230 £238
90th Percentile £560 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 104 108
Midlands median hourly rate £25.25 £21.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.44% +3.61% -24.94%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.68 £11.55
90th Percentile £43.75 £36.35 £43.00
England median hourly rate £25.83 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +3.32% -3.85% +14.64%

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 February 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 February 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 +12 24 £550 +96.43% 14
East Midlands -20 5 £488 +23.42% 3
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 15 (51.72%) SAP
2 12 (41.38%) SAP IS-U
3 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (27.59%) Business Process Mapping
5 7 (24.14%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) SAP Smart Forms
5 7 (24.14%) ABAP
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) Smart Meter
7 4 (13.79%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
9 2 (6.90%) Service Management
9 2 (6.90%) CRM
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) ITIL
9 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management
9 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.90%) People Management
9 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (6.90%) Supplier Relationship Management
9 2 (6.90%) Data Entry
9 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.45%) Software Asset Management
10 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (3.45%) Line Management
10 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion

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 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (41.38%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) ABAP Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Billing Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Developer
5 4 (13.79%) SAP Functional Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Software Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Business Process Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Finance Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Finance Project Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Lean Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Smart Meter
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (27.59%) Business Process Mapping
3 4 (13.79%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (6.90%) Data Entry
4 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) People Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) Supplier Relationship Management
5 1 (3.45%) B2B
5 1 (3.45%) ERP
5 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) ITSM
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) ABAP
2 1 (3.45%) COBOL
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) SAP
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle