The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 72 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.25% 0.50% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.75

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
397 808 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.37% 55.96% 54.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 383 387
Median daily rate £425 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £52.17 £100.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.83% +809.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing General Ledger as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

General Ledger
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst