The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 25 April 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 122 127
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5  
Contract jobs citing Billing 5 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.26% 0.58% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.61% 1.24% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Median daily rate £378 £395 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.43% +8.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £193 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £793 £432 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £12.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year +82.00% +2.04%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 822 1369 1470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 43.04% 46.61% 47.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 726 771
Median daily rate £400 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 36
Median hourly rate £34.00 £30.21 £20.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.56% +45.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £10.14 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £48.40 £63.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Scotland

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in Scotland

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Scotland

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 2 £550 +340.00%
West Lothian -1 1 £330 -16.45%
Fife - 1 £425 - 1
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Billing.

1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (40.00%) Middleware
4 3 (30.00%) Replication
4 3 (30.00%) Data Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Reference Data
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (10.00%) ERP

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Utilities
1 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Database Designer
1 4 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (10.00%) CIO
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Data Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
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