Period
to 20 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 20 July 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
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 159 172
Rank change year-on-year -23 +13 +12
Contract jobs citing Billing 16 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.30% 0.82% 0.66%
As % of the General category 0.89% 2.49% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 22
South West median daily rate £450 £381 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.03% -2.87% -17.37%
10th Percentile £363 £238 £338
90th Percentile £550 £574 £601
England median daily rate £450 £436 £400
% change year-on-year +3.15% +9.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £28.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +83.87% +3.33% +21.56%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,795 1,809 1,793
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.51% 32.86% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,120 1,220 1,270
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £238 £250
90th Percentile £563 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 112
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% +8.05%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.75 £12.05
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £54.50
England median hourly rate £26.93 £24.45 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.14% -2.20% +11.11%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in the South West

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in the South West

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the South West over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in the South West

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in the South West

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Wiltshire -9 4 £475 +11.76% 1
Bristol -24 4 £435 +20.83% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 2
Cornwall - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £350 - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 South West region with a requirement for Billing.

1 8 (50.00%) CRM
2 7 (43.75%) Retail
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Product Management
5 3 (18.75%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) Multichannel Retail
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Web Development
7 1 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (6.25%) CITP
7 1 (6.25%) QA
7 1 (6.25%) Django
7 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
7 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CRM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
1 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) LSMW
General
1 7 (43.75%) Retail
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) BSS Architect
1 5 (31.25%) BSS Solutions Architect
1 5 (31.25%) CRM Architect
1 5 (31.25%) CRM Solutions Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Billing Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Customer Solutions Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Sales Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
5 1 (6.25%) SAP MM Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Programme Planner
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) Django
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) Matplotlib
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) Product Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Multichannel Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Information Capture
4 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CITP
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) JSP 440
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) OpenText
2 1 (6.25%) VMware