The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Billing
England / West Midlands
Rank 106 113 112
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs citing Billing 12 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.67% 0.43%
As % of the General category 1.78% 2.65% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 7
Median daily rate £335 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.06% +7.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £161 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £640 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £364
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £12.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year +82.00% +2.04%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 675 679 762
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 29.83% 25.20% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 392 387
Median daily rate £400 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.55% -3.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 61
Median hourly rate £24.50 £19.81 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.70% -31.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £39.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in the West Midlands

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in the West Midlands

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in the West Midlands

Billing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Birmingham +5 8 £280 -32.28% 4
Coventry +2 2 £390 -
Staffordshire +3 1 £450 +20.00%
Warwickshire - 1 £500 - 1
Billing
England

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Billing.

1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
1 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
1 5 (29.41%) Matrix Management
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
1 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BW

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
1 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Service Manager
1 5 (29.41%) Services Delivery Manager
2 4 (23.53%) IT Manager
3 3 (17.65%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (17.65%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Cutover Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (5.88%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP BI Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Smart Metering Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
1 1 (5.88%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
1 5 (29.41%) Matrix Management
1 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
1 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) ABAP
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
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