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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 415 439 384
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -55
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 151 100 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the General category 0.79% 0.50% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 54 112
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£426 £484 £474
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.93% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £300 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £693 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
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
19051 20052 23577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.54% 43.05% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12043 12612 14374
Average daily rate £438 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 513 560 684
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.21 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.67% -7.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.14 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.52 £44.92 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
General Ledger
UK

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 31 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 31 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 +40 75 £475 -9.52% 9
South East +8 25 £288 -4.16% 5
North East -1 16 £426 -
East of England -10 15 £425 - 2
West Midlands -18 8 £425 +9.67% 2
North West -7 3 £400 +33.33% 5
Yorkshire +2 1 - -
East Midlands -5 1 £375 -10.08% 2
South West -27 1 £450 +0.55% 2
General Ledger
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General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 208 (76.19%) Finance
2 108 (39.56%) Oracle
2 108 (39.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 89 (32.60%) Oracle Payables
4 84 (30.77%) Oracle Receivables
5 75 (27.47%) SQL
6 69 (25.27%) Oracle EBS R12
7 57 (20.88%) SAP
8 55 (20.15%) Cash Management
9 52 (19.05%) Migration
10 51 (18.68%) Oracle EBS
11 46 (16.85%) Oracle Assets
12 42 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
13 38 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (13.92%) Billing
14 34 (12.45%) SAP FI
15 33 (12.09%) Oracle Applications
16 31 (11.36%) SAP CO
16 31 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
16 31 (11.36%) Workflow
17 30 (10.99%) PL/SQL
18 28 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
18 28 (10.26%) Oracle Financials
19 26 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
19 26 (9.52%) Banking
19 26 (9.52%) Data Migration
20 25 (9.16%) ERP
21 24 (8.79%) CRM
21 24 (8.79%) PeopleSoft
22 23 (8.42%) Java

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 21 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (1.10%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.10%) CMS
4 2 (0.73%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (0.73%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 108 (39.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 89 (32.60%) Oracle Payables
3 84 (30.77%) Oracle Receivables
4 69 (25.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 51 (18.68%) Oracle EBS
6 46 (16.85%) Oracle Assets
7 42 (15.38%) Oracle Cash Management
8 34 (12.45%) SAP FI
9 33 (12.09%) Oracle Applications
10 31 (11.36%) SAP FI/CO
10 31 (11.36%) SAP CO
11 28 (10.26%) Oracle Financials
12 20 (7.33%) Agresso
12 20 (7.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 19 (6.96%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 19 (6.96%) Oracle 11i
14 16 (5.86%) Oracle iProcurement
15 15 (5.49%) SAP FI-GL
16 9 (3.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
16 9 (3.30%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 14 (5.13%) Oracle Discoverer
4 12 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (4.40%) SAP BW
4 12 (4.40%) Oracle Database
5 11 (4.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 10 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.20%) MS Access
8 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.47%) DB2
10 3 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.73%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.37%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (4.03%) Toad
3 9 (3.30%) FitNesse
4 8 (2.93%) Selenium
5 6 (2.20%) LSMW
6 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
General
1 208 (76.19%) Finance
2 38 (13.92%) Billing
3 26 (9.52%) Banking
4 16 (5.86%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.93%) Back Office
7 6 (2.20%) Retail
8 5 (1.83%) Legal
9 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.47%) German Language
10 2 (0.73%) French Language
10 2 (0.73%) Advertising
10 2 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.73%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.73%) Marketing
11 1 (0.37%) Danish Language
11 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.37%) Automotive
11 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (35.16%) Analyst
2 60 (21.98%) Consultant
3 35 (12.82%) Business Analyst
4 33 (12.09%) Oracle Consultant
5 29 (10.62%) Developer
6 23 (8.42%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 20 (7.33%) Architect
7 20 (7.33%) Functional Consultant
7 20 (7.33%) Financial Analyst
8 18 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (6.59%) Project Manager
9 16 (5.86%) Functional Analyst
10 15 (5.49%) Oracle Analyst
11 14 (5.13%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 14 (5.13%) SAP Architect
12 13 (4.76%) Test Leader
12 13 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
12 13 (4.76%) Support Analyst
12 13 (4.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 12 (4.40%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.03%) XML
2 7 (2.56%) JRules
3 2 (0.73%) HTML
3 2 (0.73%) .NET
3 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.73%) CSS
3 2 (0.73%) jQuery
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.37%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.37%) Spring
4 1 (0.37%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.03%) Data Integration
2 10 (3.66%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.30%) PMI
4 8 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (2.93%) Management Information System
4 8 (2.93%) Open Source
5 7 (2.56%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.83%) Data Conversion
6 5 (1.83%) Derivative
7 4 (1.47%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.47%) Equities
8 3 (1.10%) VSAM
8 3 (1.10%) AS400
8 3 (1.10%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.10%) FMCG
9 1 (0.37%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.37%) NHS
9 1 (0.37%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.59%) UNIX
2 3 (1.10%) Windows
3 2 (0.73%) Linux
3 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (20.15%) Cash Management
2 52 (19.05%) Migration
3 38 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (11.36%) Workflow
5 26 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 25 (9.16%) ERP
7 24 (8.79%) CRM
8 23 (8.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (6.23%) Test Scripting
9 17 (6.23%) PRINCE2
9 17 (6.23%) ETL
9 17 (6.23%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (5.86%) Change Management
11 15 (5.49%) Project Management
11 15 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (5.13%) E-business
12 14 (5.13%) Waterfall
13 13 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (4.76%) Test Strategy
13 13 (4.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (27.47%) SQL
2 30 (10.99%) PL/SQL
3 23 (8.42%) Java
4 8 (2.93%) VBA
5 3 (1.10%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.73%) C#
6 2 (0.73%) COBOL
6 2 (0.73%) Ruby
6 2 (0.73%) Korn
6 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.73%) R
7 1 (0.37%) SELCOPY
7 1 (0.37%) Perl
7 1 (0.37%) JCL
7 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (7.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.40%) CIMA
2 12 (4.40%) ISEB
2 12 (4.40%) ISTQB
2 12 (4.40%) Degree
2 12 (4.40%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.03%) ACCA
4 9 (3.30%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.10%) CCA
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) ICAEW
7 1 (0.37%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.59%) QA
2 16 (5.86%) SLA
3 4 (1.47%) Basel III
3 4 (1.47%) Solvency II
4 3 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.10%) GAAP
4 3 (1.10%) COREP
5 1 (0.37%) EMIR
5 1 (0.37%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 108 (39.56%) Oracle
2 57 (20.88%) SAP
3 24 (8.79%) PeopleSoft
4 16 (5.86%) Microsoft
5 14 (5.13%) Siebel
5 14 (5.13%) Informatica
6 10 (3.66%) HP
7 6 (2.20%) CODA
7 6 (2.20%) Sage
8 5 (1.83%) Pegasus
9 4 (1.47%) IBM
9 4 (1.47%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.10%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.10%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.10%) Citrix
11 2 (0.73%) SunGard
11 2 (0.73%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.37%) Cognos
12 1 (0.37%) Sun
12 1 (0.37%) Perforce
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