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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.35% -
As % of the General category - 0.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £650 -
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
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
247 467 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.23% 40.79% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 312 158
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 36
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.84 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.86% -11.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

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