The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 72 69 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.33% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the General category 1.01% 0.75% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£468 £489 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.19% -6.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - -
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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 Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
297 265 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.32% 31.59% 38.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 203 123
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% -37.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.56 £16.50 £37.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

General Ledger
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (16.67%) Test Management
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
5 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) ACCA

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (33.33%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Test Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ACCA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SAP