The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 410 448 397
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -51
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 154 100 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.81% 0.50% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 54 108
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £693 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £398
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -2.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -67.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19124 20037 23519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.73% 43.12% 44.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12128 12605 14352
Average daily rate £438 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 511 584 684
Average hourly rate £20.59 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.47% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.01 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £44.20 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
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General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in England

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in England

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in England

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the England region.

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in England

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 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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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
London +30 78 £475 -8.21% 5
South East +6 27 £300 -9.43% 3
North East -7 16 £426 - 1
East of England -9 15 £425 - 1
West Midlands -14 5 £270 -30.32% 4
North West -8 4 £425 +41.66% 5
South West -28 2 £450 +0.55% 2
Yorkshire +2 1 - - 1
East Midlands -4 1 £375 -10.08% 2
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General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 201 (76.14%) Finance
2 99 (37.50%) Oracle
2 99 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 80 (30.30%) Oracle Payables
4 76 (28.79%) Oracle Receivables
5 70 (26.52%) SQL
6 65 (24.62%) Oracle EBS R12
7 57 (21.59%) SAP
8 52 (19.70%) Migration
9 51 (19.32%) Cash Management
10 45 (17.05%) Oracle EBS
11 39 (14.77%) Oracle Assets
12 37 (14.02%) Oracle Cash Management
12 37 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (14.02%) Billing
13 35 (13.26%) SAP FI
14 32 (12.12%) SAP FI/CO
14 32 (12.12%) SAP CO
15 31 (11.74%) Oracle Applications
16 30 (11.36%) PL/SQL
17 27 (10.23%) Workflow
17 27 (10.23%) Oracle Reports
18 26 (9.85%) Data Migration
19 25 (9.47%) Oracle Financials
19 25 (9.47%) Oracle Forms
19 25 (9.47%) Banking
20 24 (9.09%) Java
21 23 (8.71%) PeopleSoft
21 23 (8.71%) CRM
21 23 (8.71%) ERP

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (6.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.14%) CMS
4 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.76%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 99 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 80 (30.30%) Oracle Payables
3 76 (28.79%) Oracle Receivables
4 65 (24.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 45 (17.05%) Oracle EBS
6 39 (14.77%) Oracle Assets
7 37 (14.02%) Oracle Cash Management
8 35 (13.26%) SAP FI
9 32 (12.12%) SAP FI/CO
9 32 (12.12%) SAP CO
10 31 (11.74%) Oracle Applications
11 25 (9.47%) Oracle Financials
12 19 (7.20%) Agresso
13 18 (6.82%) Oracle 11i
14 17 (6.44%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 16 (6.06%) SAP FI-GL
16 15 (5.68%) Oracle iProcurement
17 14 (5.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
18 9 (3.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
18 9 (3.41%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.23%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.30%) Oracle Discoverer
4 13 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (4.92%) SAP BW
5 12 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 11 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.27%) MS Access
9 5 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (1.52%) DB2
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.76%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
13 1 (0.38%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (9.47%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (3.79%) FitNesse
3 8 (3.03%) Selenium
4 7 (2.65%) Toad
5 6 (2.27%) LSMW
6 2 (0.76%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.76%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 201 (76.14%) Finance
2 37 (14.02%) Billing
3 25 (9.47%) Banking
4 16 (6.06%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.03%) Back Office
7 6 (2.27%) Retail
8 5 (1.89%) Legal
9 4 (1.52%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.52%) German Language
10 2 (0.76%) Marketing
10 2 (0.76%) Advertising
10 2 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.76%) French Language
11 1 (0.38%) Norwegian Language
11 1 (0.38%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.38%) Danish Language
11 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 92 (34.85%) Analyst
2 54 (20.45%) Consultant
3 34 (12.88%) Business Analyst
4 29 (10.98%) Developer
5 28 (10.61%) Oracle Consultant
6 21 (7.95%) Architect
7 20 (7.58%) Financial Analyst
7 20 (7.58%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 19 (7.20%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (6.44%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.68%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 15 (5.68%) SAP Architect
10 15 (5.68%) Functional Consultant
11 14 (5.30%) Oracle Analyst
11 14 (5.30%) Functional Analyst
11 14 (5.30%) Test Leader
12 12 (4.55%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
12 12 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
13 11 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.17%) XML
2 7 (2.65%) JRules
3 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.76%) CSS
3 2 (0.76%) .NET
3 2 (0.76%) HTML
3 2 (0.76%) jQuery
3 2 (0.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.38%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.38%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.38%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.79%) Data Integration
2 9 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.03%) PMI
3 8 (3.03%) Open Source
4 7 (2.65%) Data Extraction
4 7 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.89%) Data Conversion
5 5 (1.89%) Derivative
6 4 (1.52%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.52%) Equities
7 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.14%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.14%) FMCG
7 3 (1.14%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.14%) AS400
7 3 (1.14%) VSAM
8 1 (0.38%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.38%) NHS
8 1 (0.38%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.82%) UNIX
2 3 (1.14%) Windows
3 2 (0.76%) Linux
3 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (19.70%) Migration
2 51 (19.32%) Cash Management
3 37 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (10.23%) Workflow
5 26 (9.85%) Data Migration
6 23 (8.71%) CRM
6 23 (8.71%) ERP
7 22 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (6.44%) Test Scripting
8 17 (6.44%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (6.44%) ETL
9 16 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 15 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (5.68%) Change Management
11 14 (5.30%) Project Management
11 14 (5.30%) Test Strategy
12 13 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (4.92%) Waterfall
12 13 (4.92%) Business Analysis
12 13 (4.92%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (26.52%) SQL
2 30 (11.36%) PL/SQL
3 24 (9.09%) Java
4 8 (3.03%) VBA
5 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.76%) Ruby
6 2 (0.76%) Korn
6 2 (0.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.76%) C#
6 2 (0.76%) COBOL
6 2 (0.76%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.76%) R
7 1 (0.38%) SELCOPY
7 1 (0.38%) Perl
7 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.38%) JCL
Qualifications
1 20 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.92%) ISTQB
2 13 (4.92%) ISEB
3 12 (4.55%) CIMA
3 12 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.17%) Degree
4 11 (4.17%) ACCA
5 8 (3.03%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.14%) CCA
8 1 (0.38%) AAT
8 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.82%) QA
2 12 (4.55%) SLA
3 4 (1.52%) Basel III
3 4 (1.52%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.14%) COREP
4 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.14%) GAAP
5 1 (0.38%) EMIR
5 1 (0.38%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 99 (37.50%) Oracle
2 57 (21.59%) SAP
3 23 (8.71%) PeopleSoft
4 17 (6.44%) Microsoft
5 15 (5.68%) Informatica
6 13 (4.92%) Siebel
7 10 (3.79%) HP
8 6 (2.27%) CODA
8 6 (2.27%) Sage
9 4 (1.52%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.52%) Pegasus
9 4 (1.52%) IBM
10 3 (1.14%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.14%) Citrix
10 3 (1.14%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.76%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.76%) SunGard
12 1 (0.38%) Sencha
12 1 (0.38%) Greenplum
12 1 (0.38%) Microgen
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