Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 19 November 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 > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 200 210
Rank change year-on-year +20 +10 -46
Contract jobs citing Billing 19 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.34% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the General category 1.00% 1.10% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 20
North West median daily rate £500 £494 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +23.44% +3.23%
10th Percentile £325 £315 £324
90th Percentile £588 £600 £500
England median daily rate £475 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +73.91% -14.81%

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 North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1897 2086 3156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.58% 30.54% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1348 1868
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +12.00%
10th Percentile £263 £257 £263
90th Percentile £613 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 77 121
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -18.09% +34.63%
10th Percentile £11.95 £12.33 £12.35
90th Percentile £48.15 £54.39 £54.00
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £24.85
% change year-on-year +0.48% +0.60% +13.60%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the North West

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in the North West

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in the North West

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in the North West

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Manchester +24 12 £500 -9.09% 5
Cheshire +13 5 £488 -
Lancashire +13 1 £413 +17.86% 1
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Billing.

1 9 (47.37%) SAP
1 9 (47.37%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (36.84%) ABAP
3 6 (31.58%) Web Dynpro
3 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 6 (31.58%) BAPI
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) SWIFT
8 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (5.26%) Retail
8 1 (5.26%) Data Management
8 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.26%) PMO
8 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) ABAP Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
1 7 (36.84%) SAP Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Billing Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Billing Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Requirements Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) BAPI
1 6 (31.58%) Web Dynpro
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
2 2 (10.53%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Change Management
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (5.26%) Data Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.26%) People Management
3 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (5.26%) Product Management
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft