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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 125 117 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 6 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.62% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.73% 1.91% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
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£475 £525 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £393 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £550 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £473 £422 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £19.00
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
822 940 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.24% 32.37% 34.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 491 354
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 70 86
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.43 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.20% -30.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £14.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

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
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 29 May 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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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
Essex -3 3 £450 -
Suffolk +6 2 £480 -
Bedfordshire +1 1 £475 -9.52%
General Ledger
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) ERP
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Process Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (18.18%) OLAP
5 2 (18.18%) MS Access
5 2 (18.18%) Cognos
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Ariba
5 2 (18.18%) Agresso
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) MS Project
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (9.09%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Agresso
4 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) OLAP
1 2 (18.18%) MS Access
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Front Office
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Extraction
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Process Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ACCA
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Ariba
3 1 (9.09%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (9.09%) SAP