The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 90 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.091% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.23% 0.49% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £638 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -
General Ledger
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
441 409 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.31% 40.74% 38.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 238 150
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 28
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £20.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £41.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

General Ledger
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management