The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank - 35 52
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.29% 0.82%
As % of the General category - 0.80% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -29.16%
General Ledger
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
72 125 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.93% 36.34% 38.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 76 131
Median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £519 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 6
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing General Ledger as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing General Ledger across the Bedfordshire region.

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

General Ledger
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) API Design
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Design
5 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Architect
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SOA Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) API Design
2 5 (83.33%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
5 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Service Design
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing