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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 129 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 7 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.042% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.80% 0.14% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
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£425 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 - £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 - -
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
873 731 943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.09% 30.37% 35.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 371 487
Average daily rate £413 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 73 80
Average hourly rate £22.50 £34.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.82% +97.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.78 £38.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 - 2 £650 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 -
General Ledger
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Cash Management
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (46.67%) Cash Management
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
6 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (26.67%) ERP
6 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (26.67%) SAP
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle HRMS
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle HRMS
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (20.00%) Agresso
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Retail
6 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Cash Management
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) ERP
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
7 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
7 1 (6.67%) ETL
7 1 (6.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ACCA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft