Period
to 12 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 6 months to 12 December 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 92 99
Rank change year-on-year -15 +7 +13
Contract jobs citing Billing 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.11% 0.41% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.51% 1.98% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Wales median daily rate £550 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £500 £413 £286
90th Percentile £600 £438 £499
UK median daily rate £450 £473 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +18.13% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 -
UK median hourly rate £17.75 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.58% -5.00% +73.91%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 394 253 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 22.62% 20.57% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 189 239
Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £268 £145 £221
90th Percentile £600 £540 £545
UK median daily rate £477 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +0.42% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 8
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% -21.88%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.00 £10.72
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.50 £70.15
UK median hourly rate £23.58 £26.30 £24.41
% change year-on-year -10.36% +7.74% -3.33%

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Billing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Billing in Wales

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Wales

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Wales

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Wales region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
South Wales -22 2 £550 +29.41% 1
Billing
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Billing.

1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Guidewire