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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
North West / Cheshire
Rank - - 69
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.26%
As % of the General category - - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.75

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
204 356 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.24% 38.99% 44.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 258 192
Median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £271 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 34
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -5.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

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