The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 84 73 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.15% 0.49% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.31% 1.39% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
635 360 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 48.29% 35.40% 39.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 165 177
Average daily rate £365 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.55 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
General Ledger
South East

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 2 £300 -
High Wycombe - - - -
General Ledger
South East

General Ledger
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SELCOPY
2 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) VSAM
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) SELCOPY
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM