Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 158 186
Rank change year-on-year -42 +28 -9
Contract jobs citing Billing 14 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.75% 0.53%
As % of the General category 0.73% 2.20% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 27 16
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% -13.68%
10th Percentile £358 £245 £305
90th Percentile £478 £520 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £391
% change year-on-year - +15.02% -6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.25 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -13.10% +5.00% +78.17%

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 1,922 1,861 1,724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.79% 34.07% 29.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,223 1,252 1,236
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £284 £256 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £551
England median daily rate £485 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 62 96
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -7.89%
10th Percentile £16.50 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £50.71
England median hourly rate £23.50 £26.47 £23.59
% change year-on-year -11.22% +12.21% +3.33%

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 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 15 October 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
Bristol -26 4 £435 +21.68% 4
Wiltshire -30 3 £450 - 2
Somerset - 3 £425 - 2
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Devon - 1 £350 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 7 (50.00%) CRM
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 2 (14.29%) Robotic Process Automation
6 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (14.29%) Information Capture
6 2 (14.29%) Legal
6 2 (14.29%) OpenText
6 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.14%) iManage
7 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.14%) Retail
7 1 (7.14%) LSMW
7 1 (7.14%) Document Management
7 1 (7.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (7.14%) Contract Management

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Elite 3E
2 1 (7.14%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
2 1 (7.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) LSMW
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Process Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) BSS Architect
5 1 (7.14%) BSS Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAP MM Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Grid Computing
3 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) CRM
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Information Capture
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Robotic Process Automation
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Contract Management
6 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Product Management
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) OpenText
3 1 (7.14%) Aderant
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) iManage
3 1 (7.14%) Intapp
3 1 (7.14%) Interwoven
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft