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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 173 193 178
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 16 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.59% 0.37% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 13
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£488 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £229 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.00
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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
2693 3283 3378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.45% 54.11% 57.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2089 2394 2628
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 53 33
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.15% -0.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.80 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £48.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 8 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 6 (23.08%) Project Management
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (19.23%) Workflow
6 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (19.23%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 4 (15.38%) SAP
7 4 (15.38%) Back Office
8 3 (11.54%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
8 3 (11.54%) Cognos
8 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
8 3 (11.54%) GAAP
8 3 (11.54%) PMP
8 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
8 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
8 3 (11.54%) COREP
8 3 (11.54%) FINREP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (11.54%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle FAH
4 2 (7.69%) SAP BPC
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
5 1 (3.85%) HFM
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SAP BW
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.69%) Informix
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
4 1 (3.85%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (7.69%) JDeveloper
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 26 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Banking
3 8 (30.77%) Investment Banking
4 4 (15.38%) Back Office
5 2 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Support Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Architect
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) SAP BPC Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Solvency II Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Report Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) E-Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Derivative
1 2 (7.69%) Data Extraction
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Workflow
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
4 3 (11.54%) IT Governance
4 3 (11.54%) Resource Management
4 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Data Management
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
3 2 (7.69%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) PMP
1 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.69%) ACCA
2 2 (7.69%) CIMA
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) GAAP
1 3 (11.54%) COREP
1 3 (11.54%) FINREP
2 2 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) Solvency II
3 1 (3.85%) CRD IV
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) SAP
3 3 (11.54%) Cognos
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Sun
4 2 (7.69%) Hyperion
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