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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 90 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.17% 0.091%
As % of the General category 0.34% 0.35% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
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£325 £435 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £428 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - £17.50
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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
1168 572 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 68.18% 48.52% 57.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 289 252
Average daily rate £400 £425 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £320 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 21
Average hourly rate £20.50 £10.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.23% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.46 £22.50 £20.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Banking
3 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
4 4 (36.36%) Retail Banking
4 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 4 (36.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Test Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
1 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ETL
1 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
1 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
1 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
1 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
1 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
2 1 (9.09%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) V-Model
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) FATCA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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