Cloud Billing Market Research Report - Global Forecast till 2027

Cloud Billing Market Research Report: Information By Type (Subscription Billing, Cloud Service Billing, Metered Billing, One Time and Provisioning), Deployment (Public Cloud, Private Cloud and Hybrid Cloud), End User (BFSI, IT & Telecom, Energy & Utility, Healthcare, Media & Entertainment, Retail, Transportation & Logistics and Others), Region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East & Africa and South America) - Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/ICT/1028-HCR | March 2021 | Region: Global | 100 pages

Market Overview


The process of setting up bills using resourceful informative data with pre-ascertained billing policies is known as cloud billing. The objective of having a cloud billing component is to be held as an interface for creating usage bills. The Cloud Billing Market is expand


The process of setting up bills using resourceful informative data with pre-ascertained billing policies is known as cloud billing. The objective of having a cloud billing component is to be held as an interface for creating usage bills. The Cloud Billing Market is expanding, and cloud billing provides port types for assisting functional requirements like conversion functions, consumer identification, and many more. The cloud billing in an institution benefits by reducing overall investment, better scalability and service availability, assured service, and many more.


The ease in the distribution of cloud-based billing services is available all over the levels of the organization, automated flexible pricing, on-demand scalability and innovative technological advancements in the cloud is only driving force behind the global cloud billing market. In September 2016, An American Company named Aria Systems launched a software called Aria Crescendo, it is an easy platform for cloud-based monetization. It assists businesses in sanctioning better services to both individuals and clients and business entities for disposing of cloud billing mechanisms. Aria Crescendo is the world’s first monetization platform that assists in allowing highly tailor-made product offerings to reinforce new business reality. Lack of understanding and upgrade in technology in the field of billing are hampering the market expansion.


Global Cloud Billings Market, 2018–­2026 (USD Billion)


Source: MRFR Analysis


COVID 19 Impacts and effects


As per the Cloud Billing Market Report, the COVID 19 has impacted the world's market. The COVID 19 has grieved 215 countries. To combat the negative effects countries, lead lockdown which has adversely affected the Cloud Billing Market. The pandemic has made a positive impact on the cloud billing market segment. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, cloud billing solutions have gained momentum in traction, particularly usage-based billing, as companies have altered their annual budgets and preferences to get through during this pandemic. Also, companies across the world are financing heavily in cloud billing solutions to continue operations. Governments are distributing financial packages to assist businesses during this pandemic, with a special concentration on SMEs. The COVID-19 pandemic has also boosted cloud adoption across industry verticals as users move to leverage cloud advantages, such as expansion and less cost. Despite the global economic slowdown, around 50% of subscription companies are expanding at a similar pace without any negative influence due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Market Dynamics



  • Major Drivers Of The Market


Cloud Billing Market Forecast is positive. Companies are working towards lowering their capital expenditure and operating costs. To restructure the business model, this concept is needed. Emerging cloud technology is very famous worldwide. It is known for its cost-saving and better business agility advantages attributes. The cloud is helping companies to streamline their billing processes, thereby developing the overall consumer experience. The distribution of cloud billing solutions delivers fiscal benefits for any organization, as it remarkably reduces the IT resources and the cost of hardware, as well as lessening the risk of vendor lock-in for billing functions. These billing solutions account for low capital and operating expenditure as they reinstate standard processes.



  • Significant Opportunities for The Market


The Cloud Billing Market Analysis includes the collection, integration, scrutiny, and demonstration of business information using a lot of technologies and different practices. It showcases different angles of businesses' insights about customer demeanor and helps in decision making.


Revenue is the most essential element of a billing system. The information related to profit gives details about profit leakages by displaying discrepancies in revenue figures and product utilization. Billing and profit data can provide major insights about the digital transformation project and can also assist in making an immediate impact by displaying Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).



  • Market Restraints


There are many benefits of cloud billing solutions; however, there are plenty of limitations associated with costs and overhead. The licensing part of these solutions is expensive, and a lot of times users claim fewer licenses than need to control their costs. The billing system for better IT infrastructure and stable connections is very strong; however, organizations in developing countries face rigorous issues with their connectivity and IT infrastructure. Furthermore, there is a growing demand for regular and management of the system to ensure high reliability, as these solutions process crucial enterprise data. The immense expenditure of installation and essential activities is estimated to act as a challenge for vendors operating in the global cloud billing market.



  • Market Growth Challenges


Cloud Billing Market Report shows that there are plenty of quick fixes to capture the cost of the cloud services portfolio with motorized continuing billing for license- and usage-based accounts, which results in a high level of operational efficiency. The primary drawbacks of manual billing, such as time killing and risk, are the primary factors that force organizations to have cloud billing solutions, as these elucidations provide detailed visuals and insights into cloud services. Cloud billing solutions assist companies to grow quickly and raise product line revenue.



  • Cumulative Growth Analysis


The primary coconut market claims to have a CAGR of 15% to reach USD 50 billion by 2023 The demand for this concept has risen because companies are conscious now. The Asian and North American countries are focusing to expand the production to meet the targets and deal with innovative technologies effectively.



  • Value Chain Analysis


The Cloud Billing Market Share is divided into type, application, deployment, providers, company's size, and end-users. On the basis of type, the segment is further divided into subscription billing, cloud service billing, metered billing, provisioning, and others. On the basis of application, the market has few wings: account management, revenue management, customer management, and others. On the basis of distribution, the market is divided into the public cloud, private cloud, and hybrid cloud. On the basis of providers, the market is segregated into managed service providers, communication service providers, network operators, and others. On the basis of organization scale, the market is sub-classified into SME and large enterprises. The major consumers of the cloud billing market are BFSI, primary retail industry, manufacturing units, logistics, media & entertainment companies, education among others.


Segment Overview

Target audience



  • Consultancy firms/advisory firms

  • Data integration service providers

  • Cloud vendors

  • System integrators/migration service providers

  • Education service providers

  • Research organizations and consulting companies

  • Government agencies.


By Sales Channel


Companies are creating new avenues and this concept of cloud billing is gaining momentum. The processes are dynamic now, so the concept of cloud billing is evolving every day. To meet the supply chain and global technology services criteria the companies are getting agreement to grow together. Organizations that are active in cloud based billing services launch a advanced solution sanctioning Voice over internet protocol service that can proactively charge per minute fee and per channel fee, monthly fee, offer huge discounts, derive special promotions, prepaid & postpaid services, etc.


By Application:


The primary stakeholders are suppliers and traders, Government agencies, partners and industrial bodies, Investors, and Trade experts. The product is gaining momentum. It has exceptional properties. This is making it more popular.



  • Based on the component:

  • Solutions

  • Services

  • Based on the billing type:

  • Subscription

  • Usage-Based

  • One-Time

  • Others

  • Based on the deployment type:

  • Private Cloud

  • Public Cloud

  • Based on the service model:

  • IaaS

  • PaaS

  • SaaS

  • Based on the organization size:

  • Large Enterprises

  • SMEs

  • Based on the vertical

  • BFSI

  • IT

  • Telecommunications

  • Education

  • Consumer Goods & Retail

  • Media & Entertainment

  • Healthcare


Regional Analysis


According to a global scenario, the Forecast, Cloud Billing Market Share is divided into four major regions such as North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and The Rest of the World. Among all the countries, North America has a prominent position in the cloud-based PLM market. The U.S. is a leader in the region, followed by the Asia Pacific region that records substantial growth in the cloud-based PLM market. The other countries are China, Taiwan, the Republic of Korea, and Japan who are giving importance to the cloud-based PLM market because governmental agencies are constantly showing momentum in cloud-based PLM for data security.



  • North America

  • US

  • Canada

  • Europe

  • UK

  • Rest of Europe

  • APAC

  • China

  • Rest of APAC

  • MEA

  • KSA

  • Rest of MEA

  • Latin America

  • Brazil

  • Rest of Latin America


 Recent Developments



  • In September 2020, SAP introduces the cloud billing concept in SAP Subscription Billing. It is an advanced technology, there are a variety of features including modern elements like sending notifications before and after an allowance expires, defining prices for allowances, completion of delayed subscriptions, and set aside cancellation notice dates.

  • Recently, In August 2020, Zuora, a European company, came across a joint quick fix for subscription payments. According to Zuora's Subscription, the economy index went on increasing eight times than normal.

  • In July 2020, a company named Aria Systems just launched Aria Marketplace Suite, the process is an extension of the Aria billing and monetization platform, this helps enable B2B and B2C marketplace providers to distribute their operations more profoundly. Aria Marketplace Suite shares products and revenue management apparatus for marketplace operations that help in better customer interactions.


Report Overview



  • Market overview highlights the global recognition of the PLM market share

  • Analysis based upon COVID 19

  • Explanation upon the Market Dynamics

  • Value chain analysis

  • Market segmentation overview

  • The regional analysis

  • Competitive landscape analysis

  • Recent Developments



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size

  • 2023: USD 50 Billion
  • 2027: Significant Value
  •   CAGR   Substantial Value
      Base Year   2019
      Forecast Period   2020-2027
      Historical Data   2018
      Forecast Units   Value (USD Billion)
      Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
      Segments Covered   Type, Deployment and End User
      Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
      Key Vendors   Zuora Inc. (US), IBM Corporation (US), Cerillion (UK), AMDOCS (US), Oracle (US), Amazon Web Services, Inc. (US), NEC Corporation (Japan), SAP SE (Germany), Aria Systems, Inc. (US), Cloudability (US), Jamcracker, Inc. (US), FinancialForce (US), ReckNap (US), CLOUD ASSERT LLC (US), and Tridens d.o.o. (Slovenia).
      Key Market Opportunities   Billing and profit data can provide major insights about the digital transformation project and can also assist in making an immediate impact by displaying Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
      Key Market Drivers

  • lowering their capital expenditure and operating costs
  • cost-saving and better business agility advantages attributes


  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


    The global cloud billing market is analyzed based on type and application, wherein the BFSI application segment is projected to witness maximum demand over the review period.

    A few significant players in the global cloud billing market are IBM Corporation (U.S.), NEC Corporation (Japan), SAP SE (Germany), Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) (U.S.),

    North America and the Asia Pacific

    To have an expected CAGR would be 15% during the forecast period.