Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 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
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 168 158 175
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 +5
Contract jobs citing Billing 18 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.36% 0.49% 0.38%
As % of the General category 0.84% 1.36% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 14
Scotland median daily rate £275 £327 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.84% -16.75% -1.88%
10th Percentile £137 £313 £281
90th Percentile £581 £550 £450
UK median daily rate £465 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +16.25% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 - £15.00
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +73.91% -14.81%

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 2146 1475 3038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.27% 36.01% 50.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1099 802 1453
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £260
90th Percentile £538 £532 £538
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 58
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.59% +53.66%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.86 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.50 £48.50 £46.94
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £24.41 £25.13
% change year-on-year +8.56% -2.85% +14.20%

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 17 December 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 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
Edinburgh -19 7 £400 - 1
West Lothian -3 4 - -
Glasgow -14 3 £150 -67.57%
Renfrewshire - 2 - -
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (27.78%) CRM
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Supply Chain Management
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 4 (22.22%) PMO
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) CGI
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 2 (11.11%) Remarketing

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:

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) CRM Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Project Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Project Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) Supply Chain Management
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Remarketing
5 2 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Procure-to-Pay
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ACCA
2 1 (5.56%) CIMA
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) Siebel