Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 86 71
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15 +8
Contract jobs citing Billing 18 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.26% 0.56% 1.51%
As % of the General category 3.59% 1.47% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 10
Reading median daily rate £650 £375 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.33% -23.27% +15.00%
10th Percentile £489 £171 £414
90th Percentile £850 £458 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Reading median hourly rate £70.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £70.00 £26.00 £34.43
% change year-on-year +169.23% -24.47% +175.40%

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 502 543 497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.13% 37.81% 39.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 240 256
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £240 £161 £274
90th Percentile £650 £589 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 15
Reading median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.16% +26.67% -32.89%
10th Percentile £13.25 £10.78 £10.45
90th Percentile £53.30 £40.63 £20.41
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £25.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -31.37% +41.67% +2.86%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Azure
3 3 (16.67%) CSG Singleview
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) AWS
4 2 (11.11%) PaaS
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) IaaS
4 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Operational Stability
5 1 (5.56%) Architectural Design
5 1 (5.56%) Project Delivery

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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) iPlanet
1 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle iSupplier
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (5.56%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Azure
2 2 (11.11%) AWS
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) PaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.56%) AWS CodePipeline
3 1 (5.56%) CloudFront
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Architect
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
3 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) CIO
3 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Head of IT
3 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.56%) IT Technical Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Commons
2 1 (5.56%) JDBC
2 1 (5.56%) JSP
2 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Operational Stability
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (5.56%) Architectural Design
5 1 (5.56%) Data Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.56%) Project Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Server Management
5 1 (5.56%) Strategic Roadmap
5 1 (5.56%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) vCloud
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cerillion
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Sun
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Workday