Period
to 16 August 2018

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 6 months to 16 August 2018 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
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 163 166
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3 +4
Contract jobs citing Billing 26 12 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.47% 0.28% 0.88%
As % of the General category 1.22% 0.65% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 17
Scotland median daily rate £363 £330 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.85% -10.81% -17.78%
10th Percentile £263 £132 £234
90th Percentile £546 £663 £453
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £15.30
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.31% +33.04%

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,136 1,859 2,428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.88% 43.03% 45.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,072 981 1,331
Scotland median daily rate £422 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £256 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 24
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £28.80 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.92% +49.61% -35.83%
10th Percentile £10.21 £11.25 £9.56
90th Percentile £49.75 £45.40 £45.55
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.65
% change year-on-year -1.96% +7.83% +3.58%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Glasgow -12 12 £350 +133.33% 1
Edinburgh -22 7 £450 +38.46% 1
West Lothian +7 5 £275 -16.67% 3
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Billing.

1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) CRM
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) Data Mart
4 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (15.38%) Use Case
5 4 (15.38%) General Ledger
5 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) SAP
6 3 (11.54%) Broadband
6 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
6 3 (11.54%) PMP
6 3 (11.54%) SAP SD
6 3 (11.54%) Validation
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) DSL
6 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) API Testing
6 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (11.54%) SAP SD
2 2 (7.69%) HFM
2 2 (7.69%) Markit EDM
2 2 (7.69%) thinkFolio
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Broadband
1 3 (11.54%) DSL
1 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Data Mart
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.85%) Toad
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) General Ledger
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SAP SD Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Telephony Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) CRM
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Use Case
5 3 (11.54%) API Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
5 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.54%) Test Scripting
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Validation
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB
2 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP ALM
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) SAP
3 2 (7.69%) Bloomberg
3 2 (7.69%) Charles River
3 2 (7.69%) CODA
3 2 (7.69%) Concur
3 2 (7.69%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Hyperion
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Siebel