Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 180 191 228
Rank change year-on-year +11 +37 -9
Contract jobs citing Billing 58 176 158
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.80% 1.20% 0.94%
As % of the General category 2.55% 3.50% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 84 88
Median daily rate £433 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.50% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £350 £300 £305
90th Percentile £550 £569 £550
England median daily rate £500 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +11.06% +2.86% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 5
Median hourly rate - £14.05 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -68.78% +190.32%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £14.05 £31.00
% change year-on-year +149.11% -54.68% +87.88%

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,273 5,032 5,839
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.44% 34.26% 34.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,261 2,826 3,239
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £231 £263 £261
90th Percentile £613 £625 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 209 173
Median hourly rate £26.81 £26.65 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.60% -11.17% +33.21%
10th Percentile £12.86 £12.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £50.70 £51.54 £52.50
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.93 £22.57
% change year-on-year +17.75% +1.60% +3.77%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Billing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the South East

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Billing in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Billing in the South East

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Billing in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Billing in the South East

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Billing in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Billing in the South East

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Thames Valley -4 37 £425 -17.07%
Berkshire -4 32 £440 -16.19%
West Sussex +33 8 £535 -
Surrey +51 7 £350 -30.00%
Buckinghamshire +35 4 £388 -1.90%
Hampshire +30 4 £475 +8.57% 1
East Sussex +26 2 £550 +4.76%
Oxfordshire +25 1 £425 -
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Billing.

1 30 (51.72%) Telecoms
2 19 (32.76%) Finance
3 17 (29.31%) Oracle
4 16 (27.59%) CRM
5 10 (17.24%) SAP
6 8 (13.79%) ERP
6 8 (13.79%) Project Management
6 8 (13.79%) Oracle Receivables
6 8 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (13.79%) PMO
7 7 (12.07%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.34%) Change Management
8 6 (10.34%) Accounts Payable
8 6 (10.34%) Project Delivery
8 6 (10.34%) Master Data Management
8 6 (10.34%) Unified Communications
9 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (8.62%) SAP PSCD
9 5 (8.62%) Revenue Management
9 5 (8.62%) Oracle EBS R12
9 5 (8.62%) Business Transformation
9 5 (8.62%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (8.62%) Story Points
9 5 (8.62%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (8.62%) Service Management
9 5 (8.62%) Broadband
9 5 (8.62%) Siebel
9 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
9 5 (8.62%) Migration

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Chatbot
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (12.07%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle Cash Management
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (8.62%) SAP PSCD
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle ASCP
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Assets
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 3 (5.17%) SAP ERP
5 3 (5.17%) SAP SD
6 2 (3.45%) SAP FI
6 2 (3.45%) SAP FI-CA
6 2 (3.45%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Force.com
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Unified Communications
2 5 (8.62%) Broadband
3 3 (5.17%) VoIP
4 2 (3.45%) 3G
4 2 (3.45%) 4G
4 2 (3.45%) 5G
4 2 (3.45%) DNS
4 2 (3.45%) GPRS
4 2 (3.45%) LTE
4 2 (3.45%) PBX
4 2 (3.45%) UMTS
5 1 (1.72%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (5.17%) GIS
1 3 (5.17%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Ant
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 30 (51.72%) Telecoms
2 19 (32.76%) Finance
3 5 (8.62%) General Ledger
3 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.90%) Public Sector
5 3 (5.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Games
6 1 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
2 8 (13.79%) Architect
2 8 (13.79%) Consultant
3 6 (10.34%) Designer
3 6 (10.34%) Solutions Designer
4 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) OSS Solutions Designer
4 5 (8.62%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (8.62%) Service Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Project Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Project Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Oracle Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) SAP XI
2 2 (3.45%) CSS
2 2 (3.45%) HTML
2 2 (3.45%) Middleware
2 2 (3.45%) React
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.72%) SOAP
3 1 (1.72%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
1 3 (5.17%) Virtual Team
2 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.45%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Android
1 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) CRM
2 8 (13.79%) ERP
2 8 (13.79%) Project Management
3 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (10.34%) Accounts Payable
4 6 (10.34%) Change Management
4 6 (10.34%) Master Data Management
4 6 (10.34%) Project Delivery
5 5 (8.62%) Acceptance Criteria
5 5 (8.62%) Business Transformation
5 5 (8.62%) Migration
5 5 (8.62%) Revenue Management
5 5 (8.62%) Service Management
5 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (8.62%) Story Points
6 4 (6.90%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.90%) Supplier Management
6 4 (6.90%) Test Strategy
6 4 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
2 1 (1.72%) COBOL
2 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.17%) CCA
2 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.17%) PMP
2 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) ISEB
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) PMO
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) SAP
3 5 (8.62%) Siebel
4 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.17%) Avaya
5 3 (5.17%) webMethods
6 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.72%) Cerillion
7 1 (1.72%) CODA