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 3 months to 26 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 216 170
Rank change year-on-year +43 -46  
Contract jobs citing Billing 76 62 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.98% 0.70% 1.02%
As % of the General category 2.70% 2.24% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 28 55
Median daily rate £363 £450 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +19.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £199 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £10.24 £10.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.16%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.68
% change year-on-year - +17.04%  

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2815 2770 3263
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 36.13% 31.42% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1580 1760
Median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +1.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 96 95
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.18 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.54% +3.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.06 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £52.50 £47.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in the South East

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in the South East

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 26 June 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
Hampshire +29 40 £344 -14.06%
Berkshire +15 30 £450 - 4
Buckinghamshire -17 2 £253 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £435 -
Surrey +3 1 £725 +19.58% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £400 -
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Billing.

1 68 (45.03%) Telecoms
2 30 (19.87%) Finance
3 24 (15.89%) Project Management
3 24 (15.89%) CRM
3 24 (15.89%) Degree
4 23 (15.23%) ITIL
5 22 (14.57%) Service Management
6 21 (13.91%) MVNO
7 19 (12.58%) Service Delivery
8 16 (10.60%) Security Cleared
9 15 (9.93%) Migration
10 14 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.27%) Validation
10 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (8.61%) Oracle
11 13 (8.61%) SAP
12 11 (7.28%) SQL
13 10 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (6.62%) Microsoft
13 10 (6.62%) Ericsson
13 10 (6.62%) Motorola
14 9 (5.96%) PMI Certification
14 9 (5.96%) Risk Management
14 9 (5.96%) Retail
14 9 (5.96%) Customer Requirements
15 8 (5.30%) IT Strategy
15 8 (5.30%) Presales
15 8 (5.30%) SC Cleared
15 8 (5.30%) HP
16 7 (4.64%) SLA

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 5 (3.31%) Apache
2 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.32%) CICS
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Oracle BRM
1 3 (1.99%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.32%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.32%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.66%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.66%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.66%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.66%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.32%) CloudSense
2 2 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.91%) MVNO
2 6 (3.97%) 3GPP
3 5 (3.31%) Diameter Protocol
3 5 (3.31%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (1.32%) BGP
4 2 (1.32%) Broadband
4 2 (1.32%) Intranet
4 2 (1.32%) LAN
4 2 (1.32%) LTE
4 2 (1.32%) MPLS
4 2 (1.32%) OSPF
4 2 (1.32%) SNMP
4 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.32%) Telnet
5 1 (0.66%) 3G
5 1 (0.66%) DNS
5 1 (0.66%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.66%) ICMP
5 1 (0.66%) SSL
5 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.31%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.65%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.99%) Sisense
5 2 (1.32%) Big Data
5 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.32%) DB2
5 2 (1.32%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.32%) QlikView
5 2 (1.32%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.66%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.66%) SAP HANA
General
1 68 (45.03%) Telecoms
2 30 (19.87%) Finance
3 9 (5.96%) Retail
4 6 (3.97%) Legal
5 2 (1.32%) Banking
5 2 (1.32%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (17.88%) Architect
2 24 (15.89%) Analyst
3 21 (13.91%) Solutions Architect
4 18 (11.92%) BSS Architect
5 16 (10.60%) BSS Solutions Architect
6 15 (9.93%) Consultant
6 15 (9.93%) Designer
7 14 (9.27%) OSS Architect
7 14 (9.27%) OSS Solutions Architect
8 12 (7.95%) Project Manager
8 12 (7.95%) Solutions Designer
9 11 (7.28%) BSS Engineer
10 10 (6.62%) Telecoms Analyst
11 9 (5.96%) Business Analyst
12 7 (4.64%) Engagement Manager
12 7 (4.64%) OSS Solutions Designer
13 6 (3.97%) Integration Engineer
13 6 (3.97%) SAP Consultant
13 6 (3.97%) Service Analyst
13 6 (3.97%) Telecoms Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.97%) J2EE
2 5 (3.31%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (3.31%) Spring
3 3 (1.99%) .NET
4 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.32%) EDI
4 2 (1.32%) Middleware
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.66%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.66%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.66%) CSS
5 1 (0.66%) HTML
5 1 (0.66%) IDoc
5 1 (0.66%) JMS
5 1 (0.66%) REST
5 1 (0.66%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.66%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.66%) SOAP
5 1 (0.66%) Web Services
5 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.97%) PMI
3 5 (3.31%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.31%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.31%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.65%) RIA
5 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.32%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.32%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.66%) CMDB
6 1 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.66%) IVR
6 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.66%) Replication
6 1 (0.66%) SCADA
6 1 (0.66%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.97%) Linux
1 6 (3.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.89%) CRM
1 24 (15.89%) Project Management
2 23 (15.23%) ITIL
3 22 (14.57%) Service Management
4 19 (12.58%) Service Delivery
5 15 (9.93%) Migration
6 14 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (9.27%) Validation
7 10 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (5.96%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (5.96%) Risk Management
9 8 (5.30%) IT Strategy
9 8 (5.30%) Presales
10 7 (4.64%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.64%) ERP
10 7 (4.64%) eTOM
10 7 (4.64%) Incident Management
11 6 (3.97%) Information Security
11 6 (3.97%) Requirements Management
11 6 (3.97%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.28%) SQL
2 6 (3.97%) Java
3 5 (3.31%) ABAP
3 5 (3.31%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.99%) COBOL
5 2 (1.32%) C#
6 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.66%) VB
6 1 (0.66%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.66%) VB6
6 1 (0.66%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 24 (15.89%) Degree
2 16 (10.60%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.96%) PMI Certification
4 8 (5.30%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.99%) HND
6 3 (1.99%) PMP
7 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.66%) ACCA
8 1 (0.66%) CCIP
8 1 (0.66%) CCNP
8 1 (0.66%) CIMA
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.64%) SLA
2 4 (2.65%) PMO
2 4 (2.65%) QA
3 3 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.65%) Netcool
2 3 (1.99%) Amdocs OSS
2 3 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) Puppet
3 1 (0.66%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (8.61%) Oracle
1 13 (8.61%) SAP
2 10 (6.62%) Ericsson
2 10 (6.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.62%) Motorola
3 8 (5.30%) HP
4 7 (4.64%) Remedy
5 6 (3.97%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.99%) Cisco
6 3 (1.99%) ComArch
6 3 (1.99%) Cramer
6 3 (1.99%) Gemalto
6 3 (1.99%) Siebel
7 2 (1.32%) Ariba
7 2 (1.32%) Concur
7 2 (1.32%) Huawei
7 2 (1.32%) hybris
7 2 (1.32%) Juniper
7 2 (1.32%) Sage
7 2 (1.32%) Tableau
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