The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 142 136 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 6 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the General category 0.65% 1.31% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
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£445 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £410 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £475 £784
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £428 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - £17.50
General Ledger
England

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
930 995 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.17% 31.30% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 555 366
Average daily rate £400 £400 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 82 67
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +84.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.10 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.82
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.14%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 3 £445 -
Bedfordshire +9 1 £425 -
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £650 +85.71%
Essex -5 1 - -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) ERP
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Test Management
5 3 (21.43%) Agresso
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (21.43%) FMCG
6 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Process Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) OLAP
6 2 (14.29%) MS Access
6 2 (14.29%) Cognos
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) Ariba
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
6 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (7.14%) Data Quality

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (21.43%) Agresso
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle FAH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) OLAP
1 2 (14.29%) MS Access
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) FMCG
2 2 (14.29%) Data Extraction
2 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ERP
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Process Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Data Reconciliation
5 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) SAP
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Ariba
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) CODA
3 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft