The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 68 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.46% 1.03%
As % of the General category 0.40% 1.46% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
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£425 £190 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.68% -62.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £315 £437
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -56.25%
General Ledger
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
251 206 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.72% 31.45% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 147 135
Average daily rate £350 £365 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £156 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 13
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.20 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -11.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £12.00 £14.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £56.80 £35.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.58%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the Birmingham region.

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

General Ledger
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing General Ledger also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited General Ledger.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Cash Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle FAH

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing General Ledger also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited General Ledger. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle FAH
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle