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

Billing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 100 121
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21  
Contract jobs citing Billing 16 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.12% 0.99% 0.28%
As % of the General category 3.64% 2.85% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 4
Median daily rate £419 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.41% +10.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £111 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £535 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £170.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.68
% change year-on-year - +17.04%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 440 701 679
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 30.88% 34.65% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 507 497
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £521 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -62.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.75 £11.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £94.00 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in West Yorkshire

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in West Yorkshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Leeds +26 14 £425 -15.00% 2
Bradford +9 1 £400 +12.28%
Billing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Billing.

1 15 (55.56%) Analytics
2 12 (44.44%) SAP
2 12 (44.44%) Data Analytics
3 10 (37.04%) Python
3 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
5 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
5 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
6 4 (14.81%) SLA
6 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) Military
7 3 (11.11%) e-Learning
7 3 (11.11%) Banking
7 3 (11.11%) Data Management
7 3 (11.11%) Document Management
7 3 (11.11%) Logistics
7 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) MCDST
7 3 (11.11%) Statistics
7 3 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (11.11%) A+ Certification
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (11.11%) MS Access

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (11.11%) SAS
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (33.33%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (11.11%) DTS
2 3 (11.11%) MS Access
3 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) GIS
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Military
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
1 10 (37.04%) Python Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (25.93%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Billing Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) e-Learning
3 2 (7.41%) EPoS
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Analytics
2 12 (44.44%) Data Analytics
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
5 4 (14.81%) Process Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Coaching
6 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Document Management
6 3 (11.11%) Logistics
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Statistics
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) CRM
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
8 1 (3.70%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Revenue Management
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) C
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) VB
2 3 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) MCDST
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Xerox
3 2 (7.41%) Lotus