The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 186 176 200
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 14 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.47% 0.75% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 7
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£544 £488 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.58% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
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 City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2998 2915 4080
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.74% 50.93% 57.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2336 2207 3114
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 74
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.68 £40.29 £45.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.11
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 36 (100.00%) Finance
2 23 (63.89%) SQL
3 20 (55.56%) Oracle
3 20 (55.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 11 (30.56%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (30.56%) Banking
5 10 (27.78%) Oracle Payables
5 10 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (19.44%) Workflow
8 7 (19.44%) Back Office
8 7 (19.44%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle FAH
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 6 (16.67%) COREP
9 6 (16.67%) Cash Management
9 6 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.67%) JDeveloper
9 6 (16.67%) Sun
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
10 5 (13.89%) UNIX
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle Cash Management
10 5 (13.89%) Solvency II

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 11 (30.56%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 7 (19.44%) Oracle FAH
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 2 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
10 1 (2.78%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
10 1 (2.78%) HFM
10 1 (2.78%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) FTP
1 1 (2.78%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (5.56%) Informix
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.56%) SQLPlus
7 1 (2.78%) Essbase
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (16.67%) JDeveloper
3 1 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 36 (100.00%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Banking
3 8 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 7 (19.44%) Back Office
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (36.11%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Solvency II Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) UNIX
2 2 (5.56%) AIX
3 1 (2.78%) HPUX
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Workflow
1 7 (19.44%) Technical Analysis
2 6 (16.67%) Cash Management
2 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.89%) Data Modelling
4 4 (11.11%) IT Governance
5 3 (8.33%) Data Management
5 3 (8.33%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (5.56%) Validation
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.78%) ERP
7 1 (2.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.33%) VBA
4 2 (5.56%) AWK
5 1 (2.78%) PeopleCode
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) COREP
2 5 (13.89%) Solvency II
3 3 (8.33%) QA
4 2 (5.56%) CRD IV
5 1 (2.78%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Sun
3 4 (11.11%) Cognos
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Sybase
4 3 (8.33%) Actimize
5 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Hyperion
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