The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 63 59
Rank change year-on-year +25 -4  
Contract jobs citing Billing 15 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.58% 1.14% 1.44%
As % of the General category 5.86% 2.99% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Median daily rate £490 £438 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +52.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 256 335 318
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 43.99% 38.20% 38.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 166 132
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.40% +40.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £35.60
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Reading

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in Reading over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in Reading

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 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 Reading region with a requirement for Billing.

1 16 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Degree
3 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 7 (19.44%) Migration
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
5 7 (19.44%) Presales
6 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.67%) CRM
7 5 (13.89%) SAP
7 5 (13.89%) PMI
7 5 (13.89%) PMI Certification
7 5 (13.89%) Information Security
7 5 (13.89%) CMMI
7 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
7 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 4 (11.11%) eTOM
8 4 (11.11%) RIA
8 4 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Finance
8 4 (11.11%) SLA
8 4 (11.11%) SQL
8 4 (11.11%) J2EE
8 4 (11.11%) Unix
8 4 (11.11%) Linux
9 3 (8.33%) Apache

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
1 2 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (2.78%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) 3GPP
1 3 (8.33%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (8.33%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (5.56%) MVNO
3 1 (2.78%) 3G
3 1 (2.78%) 4G
3 1 (2.78%) LTE
3 1 (2.78%) SMS
3 1 (2.78%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (2.78%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) SAP HANA
General
1 16 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Digital Economy
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
1 7 (19.44%) Engagement Manager
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Incident Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Java Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Operations Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Integrator
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) J2EE
2 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (2.78%) EDI
3 1 (2.78%) SAP ALE
3 1 (2.78%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) PMI
2 4 (11.11%) RIA
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.56%) Internet of Things
4 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) IVR
5 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 7 (19.44%) Presales
4 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) CRM
5 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) CMMI
6 5 (13.89%) Information Security
7 4 (11.11%) eTOM
7 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 4 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Open Source
8 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 3 (8.33%) Product Management
8 3 (8.33%) Requirements Management
8 3 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.56%) ABAP
4 1 (2.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) PMI Certification
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Ariba
3 2 (5.56%) Concur
3 2 (5.56%) hybris
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Huawei
4 1 (2.78%) Siebel
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