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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 172 212 174
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -38
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 27 15 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.21% 0.59%
As % of the General category 0.89% 0.36% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 38
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£450 £425 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -14.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £361 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £535 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £315 £437
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -56.25%
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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
3026 4212 4723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.40% 58.50% 60.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2245 3113 3498
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 69 76
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.16 £58.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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 40 (80.00%) Finance
2 26 (52.00%) Oracle
2 26 (52.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 22 (44.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 21 (42.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (38.00%) Oracle Payables
6 18 (36.00%) Oracle EBS
7 16 (32.00%) Oracle Assets
8 12 (24.00%) Oracle Cash Management
8 12 (24.00%) Cash Management
9 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (22.00%) ERP
10 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
10 9 (18.00%) Oracle iProcurement
11 8 (16.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
11 8 (16.00%) Investment Banking
11 8 (16.00%) Banking
12 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
13 6 (12.00%) CODA
13 6 (12.00%) CODA-Financials
13 6 (12.00%) Oracle 11i
13 6 (12.00%) Billing
13 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
14 5 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
14 5 (10.00%) CRM
14 5 (10.00%) Siebel
14 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
14 5 (10.00%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 22 (44.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 21 (42.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 19 (38.00%) Oracle Payables
5 18 (36.00%) Oracle EBS
6 16 (32.00%) Oracle Assets
7 12 (24.00%) Oracle Cash Management
8 9 (18.00%) Oracle iProcurement
9 8 (16.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 6 (12.00%) CODA-Financials
10 6 (12.00%) Oracle 11i
11 5 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (6.00%) Oracle Financials
12 3 (6.00%) Agresso
13 2 (4.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 2 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
13 2 (4.00%) Siebel Analytics
14 1 (2.00%) Oracle FAH
14 1 (2.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
14 1 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) SQLPlus
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 40 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Investment Banking
2 8 (16.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (12.00%) Billing
5 2 (4.00%) Back Office
6 1 (2.00%) Publishing
6 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Consultant
3 14 (28.00%) Functional Consultant
4 12 (24.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 12 (24.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 9 (18.00%) Business Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
6 6 (12.00%) Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Functional Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Oracle Project Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Applications Project Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Migration Project Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Data Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Applications Manager
9 3 (6.00%) Data Migration Manager
10 2 (4.00%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) Business Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) JRules
1 1 (2.00%) XML
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
1 1 (2.00%) FpML
1 1 (2.00%) MXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.00%) Equities
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) UNIX
2 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) Cash Management
2 11 (22.00%) ERP
3 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (10.00%) CRM
5 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) Migration
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.00%) ETL
7 3 (6.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) Workflow
8 2 (4.00%) Analytics
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.00%) Korn
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) VBA
4 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.00%) ACCA
5 1 (2.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
1 3 (6.00%) COREP
2 2 (4.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.00%) Basel III
3 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) CODA
3 5 (10.00%) Siebel
4 4 (8.00%) Pegasus
4 4 (8.00%) HP
5 3 (6.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (6.00%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (4.00%) Informatica
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) SAP
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