Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 185 217
Rank change year-on-year -51 +32 -41
Contract jobs citing Billing 23 56 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.29% 0.72% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.04% 2.29% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 47 29
Midlands median daily rate £425 £525 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +50.00% +3.70%
10th Percentile £111 £400 £124
90th Percentile £560 £590 £490
England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Midlands median hourly rate £13.60 £8.63 £8.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.62% +2.31% -
England median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -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 the Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,208 2,442 2,912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 27.56% 31.38% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,305 1,514 1,902
Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £250
90th Percentile £563 £550 £587
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 106 86
Midlands median hourly rate £16.25 £25.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.64% +34.67% -21.88%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.29 £8.72
90th Percentile £36.05 £52.50 £52.38
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.87% -

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 September 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 25 September 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 -40 18 £425 -22.73% 8
East Midlands -12 5 £425 - 3
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) B2B
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) BPR
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
4 4 (17.39%) Facilities Management
4 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) SLA
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.70%) LINQ
6 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (8.70%) IBM
6 2 (8.70%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) .NET
6 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management

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 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 9 (39.13%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Billing Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Billing Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Process Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Project Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Process Mapping Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) .NET Core
1 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.70%) Angular 2
1 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
1 2 (8.70%) LINQ
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) REST
1 2 (8.70%) RESTful
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (8.70%) Smart Meter
1 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) B2B
2 5 (21.74%) BPR
2 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) Facilities Management
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Design
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Prototyping
6 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) IIBA
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) IBM