The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - - 1.08%
As % of the General category - - 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.75 -
General Ledger
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
92 79 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 47.42% 35.43% 37.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 45 31
Average daily rate £425 £393 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £255 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £640 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 9
Average hourly rate £42.25 £15.63 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.40% -51.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.33 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £19.93 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Solvency II
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Essbase
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Essbase
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperion
2 1 (16.67%) SAP