The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 24 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 120 133
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13  
Contract jobs citing Billing 17 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.86% 0.89% 0.41%
As % of the General category 2.89% 2.57% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 8
Median daily rate £413 £300 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £109 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £520 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £373 £400
% change year-on-year +10.06% -6.87%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 589 972 907
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.63% 34.53% 30.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 708 646
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 19
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.72% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £11.60 £7.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.63 £78.80 £151.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Billing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Billing in Yorkshire

Billing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Billing in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Billing in Yorkshire

Billing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Billing in Yorkshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Yorkshire +19 16 £419 +26.41% 3
South Yorkshire +1 1 £340 +23.63%
Billing
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Billing.

1 15 (53.57%) Analytics
2 13 (46.43%) SAP
3 12 (42.86%) Data Analytics
4 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
4 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) Python
5 9 (32.14%) SAP IS-U
6 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
7 5 (17.86%) Finance
8 4 (14.29%) SLA
8 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
9 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) MCDST
9 3 (10.71%) Statistics
9 3 (10.71%) Degree
9 3 (10.71%) Military
9 3 (10.71%) e-Learning
9 3 (10.71%) Banking
9 3 (10.71%) Data Management
9 3 (10.71%) Document Management
9 3 (10.71%) Logistics
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
9 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (10.71%) MS Access

Billing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (10.71%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (32.14%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (10.71%) DTS
2 3 (10.71%) MS Access
3 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.14%) GIS
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Toad
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Military
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
1 10 (35.71%) Python Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) SAP ISU Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Billing Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.14%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Change Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Finance Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Finance Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) e-Learning
3 2 (7.14%) EPoS
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Analytics
2 12 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
5 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 3 (10.71%) Coaching
6 3 (10.71%) Data Management
6 3 (10.71%) Document Management
6 3 (10.71%) Logistics
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Statistics
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) Kanban
8 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.57%) ERP
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) C
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) VB
2 3 (10.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) MCDST
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Xerox
3 2 (7.14%) Lotus