Period
to 17 January 2019

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 6 months to 17 January 2019 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
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 68 63
Rank change year-on-year -26 -5 +21
Contract jobs citing Billing 8 18 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.54% 1.43% 2.40%
As % of the General category 1.64% 4.19% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 10
Reading median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - -9.52%
10th Percentile £186 £322 £245
90th Percentile £538 £618 £713
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.05 £34.43 -
% change year-on-year -59.19% - -

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 488 430 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.64% 34.13% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 239 249
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £140 £242 £225
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 13
Reading median hourly rate £56.25 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% -37.50% -25.93%
10th Percentile £31.25 £10.85 £13.00
90th Percentile £66.75 £18.20 £35.70
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +26.19% +2.44% +2.50%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Billing.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) PaaS
2 3 (37.50%) IaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
2 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Active Listening
2 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) CRM

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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) IaaS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Azure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) WebOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Relationship Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Active Listening
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
1 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
1 3 (37.50%) Web Operations
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com