The 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 527 495 449
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -46
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 102 152 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.57% 0.73% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 82 99
Median daily rate £450 £489 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.92% +8.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £427
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -
General Ledger
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
17912 20944 19712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.20% 39.59% 38.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12077 13699 12440
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 572 506
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing General Ledger as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 28 £500 -6.54% 6
North East -19 15 £450 - 2
East of England +30 14 £475 +6.74%
South East +8 14 £775 +72.22% 1
West Midlands -21 13 £375 -18.91%
North West -8 9 £350 -30.00%
South West +4 7 £375 -18.91% 1
Midlands -8 1 - -
General Ledger
UK

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 175 (83.73%) Finance
2 87 (41.63%) Oracle
3 66 (31.58%) Oracle Payables
4 64 (30.62%) SQL
5 59 (28.23%) Oracle EBS
6 54 (25.84%) Oracle General Ledger
7 47 (22.49%) Oracle Receivables
8 46 (22.01%) SAP
9 44 (21.05%) Migration
10 38 (18.18%) Banking
10 38 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
11 33 (15.79%) Workflow
12 32 (15.31%) Oracle Applications
13 30 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (13.88%) PL/SQL
15 27 (12.92%) Oracle Assets
16 26 (12.44%) Oracle Workflow
17 25 (11.96%) Cash Management
18 24 (11.48%) Oracle Reports
19 23 (11.00%) Oracle Forms
19 23 (11.00%) XML
19 23 (11.00%) Unix
19 23 (11.00%) Oracle Cash Management
19 23 (11.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
20 22 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
21 21 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
21 21 (10.05%) SAP FI
22 20 (9.57%) MS Excel
22 20 (9.57%) Microsoft
23 19 (9.09%) Regression Testing

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (12.44%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.96%) MS Office
3 2 (0.96%) MS Project
3 2 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 66 (31.58%) Oracle Payables
2 59 (28.23%) Oracle EBS
3 54 (25.84%) Oracle General Ledger
4 47 (22.49%) Oracle Receivables
5 38 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 32 (15.31%) Oracle Applications
7 27 (12.92%) Oracle Assets
8 23 (11.00%) Oracle Cash Management
9 22 (10.53%) Oracle Financials
10 21 (10.05%) SAP FI
11 18 (8.61%) SAP CO
11 18 (8.61%) SAP FI/CO
12 16 (7.66%) Oracle iProcurement
13 14 (6.70%) Unit4 Business World
14 9 (4.31%) Dynamics AX
14 9 (4.31%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 8 (3.83%) SAP FI-GL
15 8 (3.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 6 (2.87%) SAP MM
17 5 (2.39%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) FTP
2 1 (0.48%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.48%) Oracle Reports
2 23 (11.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 10 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.31%) Oracle Discoverer
5 8 (3.83%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.87%) SAP HANA
7 5 (2.39%) SAP BW
8 4 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.44%) MS Access
9 3 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.44%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.96%) Big Data
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.96%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.48%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.48%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 23 (11.00%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.48%) Ant
6 1 (0.48%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.48%) Moq
6 1 (0.48%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.48%) Subversion
6 1 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 175 (83.73%) Finance
2 38 (18.18%) Banking
3 14 (6.70%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.22%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.74%) Billing
5 12 (5.74%) Retail
6 9 (4.31%) Back Office
6 9 (4.31%) Marketing
7 8 (3.83%) Electronics
8 7 (3.35%) Financial Institution
9 5 (2.39%) Front Office
9 5 (2.39%) International Banking
9 5 (2.39%) Legal
10 4 (1.91%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.44%) Advertising
11 3 (1.44%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.44%) Publishing
12 1 (0.48%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.48%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 77 (36.84%) Analyst
2 56 (26.79%) Consultant
3 37 (17.70%) Business Analyst
4 27 (12.92%) Financial Analyst
5 25 (11.96%) Developer
6 22 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
7 18 (8.61%) Oracle Developer
8 17 (8.13%) SAP Consultant
9 16 (7.66%) SAP FI Consultant
10 15 (7.18%) E-Business Developer
11 14 (6.70%) Architect
12 13 (6.22%) Business Systems Analyst
12 13 (6.22%) Functional Consultant
12 13 (6.22%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 12 (5.74%) Finance Business Analyst
13 12 (5.74%) SAP CO Consultant
13 12 (5.74%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 12 (5.74%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (5.26%) Oracle Analyst
14 11 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.00%) XML
2 9 (4.31%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.44%) SAP XI
4 2 (0.96%) .NET
4 2 (0.96%) EDI
4 2 (0.96%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.48%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.48%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (0.48%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.48%) FpML
5 1 (0.48%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.48%) SOAP
5 1 (0.48%) WCF
5 1 (0.48%) WSDL
5 1 (0.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.26%) Reference Data
3 9 (4.31%) Derivative
4 7 (3.35%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.44%) Equities
6 3 (1.44%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.96%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.48%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.48%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.48%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.48%) Fintech
8 1 (0.48%) FMCG
8 1 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.00%) Unix
2 1 (0.48%) Linux
2 1 (0.48%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (21.05%) Migration
2 33 (15.79%) Workflow
3 30 (14.35%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (11.96%) Cash Management
5 21 (10.05%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 19 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (8.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (7.66%) Configuration Management
9 15 (7.18%) Data Migration
10 13 (6.22%) Business Analysis
11 12 (5.74%) ETL
12 11 (5.26%) E-business
12 11 (5.26%) ERP
12 11 (5.26%) Programme Management
13 10 (4.78%) E-Commerce
13 10 (4.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (4.31%) Data Mapping
14 9 (4.31%) GAP Analysis
14 9 (4.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (30.62%) SQL
2 29 (13.88%) PL/SQL
3 4 (1.91%) Java
3 4 (1.91%) X++
4 3 (1.44%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.96%) C#
5 2 (0.96%) VBA
6 1 (0.48%) C
6 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.48%) Python
6 1 (0.48%) R
6 1 (0.48%) Scala
6 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (5.74%) CIMA
2 8 (3.83%) Degree
3 7 (3.35%) ACCA
4 6 (2.87%) CCA
5 5 (2.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.91%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) CCAB
7 1 (0.48%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.48%) ISEB
7 1 (0.48%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.48%) PMP
7 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.48%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) QA
2 5 (2.39%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.96%) Basel III
3 2 (0.96%) COREP
3 2 (0.96%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.48%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 87 (41.63%) Oracle
2 46 (22.01%) SAP
3 20 (9.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.22%) HP
5 6 (2.87%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.39%) Siebel
7 4 (1.91%) IBM
7 4 (1.91%) OpenText
8 3 (1.44%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.44%) webMethods
9 2 (0.96%) GoldenSource
9 2 (0.96%) Microgen
9 2 (0.96%) Murex
9 2 (0.96%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.48%) ICL
10 1 (0.48%) Intel
10 1 (0.48%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.48%) Sun
10 1 (0.48%) SunGard
10 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
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