Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Billing Analyst was £354 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in 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 Analyst
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 870 871
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Billing Analyst 16 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.025% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.026% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 14
UK median daily rate £354 £475 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +48.44% +28.00%
10th Percentile £300 £187 £233
90th Percentile £614 £750 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £250 £315
% change year-on-year +41.50% -20.63% +32.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
UK median hourly rate £22.50 - £16.50
10th Percentile £21.25 - £15.75
90th Percentile £23.75 - £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £16.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96141 99356 108750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63392 64835 69190
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.41% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2869 3292 4137
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Billing Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Billing Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Billing Analyst in the UK

Billing Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing Analyst in the UK

Billing Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing Analyst over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing Analyst in the UK

Billing Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing Analyst in the UK

Billing Analyst
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 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
England +14 16 £354 -35.68%
London -33 9 £448 -18.64%
UK excluding London +22 7 £354 +41.50%
South East +5 3 £425 +51.79%
North of England +58 2 £375 +50.00%
North West - 2 £375 -
East of England -14 1 £300 -
South West - 1 £358 -

Billing Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Billing Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Billing Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Billing
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Huawei
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) Cognos
6 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (12.50%) FTP
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing

Billing Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
General
1 15 (93.75%) Billing
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (6.25%) French Language
5 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
1 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Change Management
1 2 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
1 2 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
1 2 (12.50%) SDLC
1 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
1 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (6.25%) Quote-to-Cash
2 1 (6.25%) Revenue Recognition
2 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) Huawei
3 2 (12.50%) Cognos
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Guidewire
4 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft