The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 58 76
Rank change year-on-year -16 +18  
Contract jobs citing Billing 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.27% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.64% 0.67% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £253 - £850
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.24 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.68
% change year-on-year - +17.04%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 314 298 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 41.81% 45.50% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 140 156
Median daily rate £418 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Median hourly rate £9.08 £11.12 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.37% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Billing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in Milton Keynes

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Milton Keynes

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Billing.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Support Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle