The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East of England region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 127 121 139
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 16 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the General category 1.73% 0.53% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
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£425 £425 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
925 761 1072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.56% 31.99% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 335 561
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 72 86
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.01 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.73 £41.00 £41.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -15.09%
General Ledger
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bedfordshire - 8 £425 -
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Suffolk - - - -
General Ledger
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 20 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 20 (66.67%) Oracle
3 17 (56.67%) Oracle Payables
3 17 (56.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 15 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (43.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (36.67%) Cash Management
7 10 (33.33%) Scrum
7 10 (33.33%) Migration
7 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 10 (33.33%) ERP
7 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle Cash Management
8 9 (30.00%) Agresso
8 9 (30.00%) SQL
8 9 (30.00%) SAP
8 9 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 9 (30.00%) Data Integration
9 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 5 (16.67%) Back Office
13 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (13.33%) PRINCE
13 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
13 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
13 4 (13.33%) Systems Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (10.00%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle Payables
2 17 (56.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 9 (30.00%) Agresso
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Financials
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Assets
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle AGIS
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Back Office
3 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.67%) Advertising
4 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 10 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 9 (30.00%) Consultant
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (23.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Payments Business Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Business Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Project Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management Consultant
8 1 (3.33%) ERP Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Business Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.67%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (43.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (36.67%) Cash Management
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
4 10 (33.33%) Migration
4 10 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 10 (33.33%) ERP
4 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) PRINCE
7 4 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (10.00%) CRM
8 3 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (6.67%) ETL
9 2 (6.67%) BPR
9 2 (6.67%) Information Management
9 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CIMA
1 2 (6.67%) ACCA
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft