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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
London / City of London
Rank 151 140 180
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +40
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 4 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.41% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.27% 0.73% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £403 £575 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.94%
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 City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1495 1786 2651
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.66% 55.95% 51.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1187 1418 2060
Median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 14
Median hourly rate £19.60 £32.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.76% +79.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £55.00 £24.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing General Ledger as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) SAP
3 7 (58.33%) SAP FI
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 5 (41.67%) SAP HANA
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) ETL
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
7 2 (16.67%) Cash Management
8 1 (8.33%) Data Deduplication
8 1 (8.33%) RPG/400
8 1 (8.33%) RPG IV
8 1 (8.33%) Basel III
8 1 (8.33%) People Management
8 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
8 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
8 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (8.33%) Microgen
8 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) SAP FI
2 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (8.33%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Fraud Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Functional Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (8.33%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) AS400
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Cash Management
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) RPG
1 1 (8.33%) RPG IV
1 1 (8.33%) RPG/400
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Basel III
1 1 (8.33%) FINREP
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Microgen