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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 467 485 414
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -71
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 105 83 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.52% 0.42% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 81
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£450 £550 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +17.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £283 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £800 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £360 £425
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -15.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 £18.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +70.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £32.00 -
% change year-on-year
-43.75% -
General Ledger
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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 England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20150 19547 19838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.76% 41.87% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13122 12718 11883
Average daily rate £438 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 499 507 733
Average hourly rate £22.59 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+17.20% -14.68%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -20 51 £450 -25.00% 8
South East -14 18 £425 +18.05% 7
North West +5 12 £500 - 2
East of England -9 8 £465 - 3
North East - 8 £495 -
South West -30 5 £408 - 4
Yorkshire -12 2 £350 +16.18% 1
East Midlands - 1 £425 - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
General Ledger
UK

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 198 (78.26%) Finance
2 115 (45.45%) Oracle
2 115 (45.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 94 (37.15%) Oracle Payables
4 93 (36.76%) Oracle Receivables
5 83 (32.81%) Oracle EBS R12
6 72 (28.46%) Oracle EBS
7 67 (26.48%) SQL
8 53 (20.95%) Cash Management
9 52 (20.55%) Oracle Assets
10 50 (19.76%) Oracle Cash Management
11 46 (18.18%) SAP
12 43 (17.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 39 (15.42%) Migration
14 38 (15.02%) Security Cleared
15 34 (13.44%) SC Cleared
16 32 (12.65%) Billing
16 32 (12.65%) PL/SQL
17 31 (12.25%) Oracle Financials
18 30 (11.86%) ERP
19 29 (11.46%) Workflow
20 28 (11.07%) CRM
21 27 (10.67%) Oracle Applications
21 27 (10.67%) Banking
21 27 (10.67%) Oracle iProcurement
22 25 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
23 23 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
23 23 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
23 23 (9.09%) QA
24 22 (8.70%) Test Scripting

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 23 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (3.95%) NetWeaver
3 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.40%) SAP EP
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.98%) MS Office
4 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 115 (45.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 94 (37.15%) Oracle Payables
3 93 (36.76%) Oracle Receivables
4 83 (32.81%) Oracle EBS R12
5 72 (28.46%) Oracle EBS
6 52 (20.55%) Oracle Assets
7 50 (19.76%) Oracle Cash Management
8 43 (17.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 31 (12.25%) Oracle Financials
10 27 (10.67%) Oracle Applications
10 27 (10.67%) Oracle iProcurement
11 19 (7.51%) SAP FI
12 16 (6.32%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 15 (5.93%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 13 (5.14%) Oracle 11i
15 12 (4.74%) SAP CO
15 12 (4.74%) SAP FI/CO
16 11 (4.35%) Agresso
17 10 (3.95%) SAP BPC
18 8 (3.16%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.51%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (5.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 13 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (5.14%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.35%) SAP BW
5 10 (3.95%) Oracle Discoverer
6 7 (2.77%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.98%) MS Access
9 4 (1.58%) DB2
9 4 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.40%) VLDB
12 1 (0.40%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.40%) DB2 UDB
12 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 23 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.37%) Toad
3 5 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.58%) Selenium
4 4 (1.58%) FitNesse
4 4 (1.58%) JIRA
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.79%) LSMW
7 1 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.40%) Subversion
General
1 198 (78.26%) Finance
2 32 (12.65%) Billing
3 27 (10.67%) Banking
4 15 (5.93%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.93%) Telecoms
5 13 (5.14%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.98%) Retail
6 5 (1.98%) Legal
7 4 (1.58%) French Language
8 3 (1.19%) Advertising
9 2 (0.79%) German Language
9 2 (0.79%) Marketing
9 2 (0.79%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.79%) Back Office
9 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.79%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Front Office
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 103 (40.71%) Consultant
2 77 (30.43%) Analyst
3 53 (20.95%) Oracle Consultant
4 40 (15.81%) Functional Consultant
5 31 (12.25%) Business Analyst
6 26 (10.28%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 26 (10.28%) SAP Consultant
7 25 (9.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 21 (8.30%) Developer
9 17 (6.72%) Functional Analyst
10 15 (5.93%) Project Manager
11 13 (5.14%) PeopleSoft Consultant
12 11 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (4.35%) PeopleSoft Analyst
12 11 (4.35%) Oracle Analyst
12 11 (4.35%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
13 10 (3.95%) Technical Consultant
14 9 (3.56%) Test Analyst
14 9 (3.56%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 9 (3.56%) Peoplesoft Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.74%) XML
2 8 (3.16%) SAP XI
3 6 (2.37%) JRules
3 6 (2.37%) Middleware
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.40%) .NET
5 1 (0.40%) FpML
5 1 (0.40%) SAP PI
5 1 (0.40%) MXML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.35%) Data Extraction
3 10 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.95%) Data Structures
4 7 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (2.77%) PMI
5 6 (2.37%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.58%) Open Source
6 4 (1.58%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.19%) VSAM
7 3 (1.19%) Derivative
7 3 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (1.19%) FMCG
8 2 (0.79%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.40%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.40%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (7.11%) UNIX
2 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (20.95%) Cash Management
2 39 (15.42%) Migration
3 30 (11.86%) ERP
4 29 (11.46%) Workflow
5 28 (11.07%) CRM
6 25 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 22 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (8.30%) Project Management
8 21 (8.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (7.11%) Change Management
10 17 (6.72%) PRINCE2
10 17 (6.72%) Data Migration
11 15 (5.93%) E-business
11 15 (5.93%) Configuration Management
12 14 (5.53%) ETL
13 13 (5.14%) Data Management
14 12 (4.74%) GAP Analysis
15 11 (4.35%) Software Testing
15 11 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 67 (26.48%) SQL
2 32 (12.65%) PL/SQL
3 13 (5.14%) Java
4 4 (1.58%) VBA
5 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.79%) Korn
5 2 (0.79%) COBOL
6 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.40%) ABAP
6 1 (0.40%) Perl
6 1 (0.40%) C
6 1 (0.40%) C#
6 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.40%) JCL
6 1 (0.40%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 38 (15.02%) Security Cleared
2 34 (13.44%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.32%) Degree
4 11 (4.35%) CIMA
4 11 (4.35%) ACCA
5 10 (3.95%) Oracle Certification
5 10 (3.95%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.98%) CCA
7 4 (1.58%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.58%) ISEB
8 3 (1.19%) PMP
9 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.09%) QA
2 15 (5.93%) SLA
3 11 (4.35%) GAAP
4 5 (1.98%) Solvency II
5 3 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.19%) FINREP
6 2 (0.79%) Basel III
7 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.40%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.40%) COREP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 115 (45.45%) Oracle
2 46 (18.18%) SAP
3 20 (7.91%) PeopleSoft
4 17 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.14%) Siebel
6 10 (3.95%) HP
7 8 (3.16%) Informatica
8 6 (2.37%) CODA
8 6 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.98%) webMethods
9 5 (1.98%) Talend
10 3 (1.19%) IBM
10 3 (1.19%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.79%) Tableau
11 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.79%) Sage
11 2 (0.79%) Hyperion
11 2 (0.79%) Sybase
11 2 (0.79%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.40%) Cognos
South East England
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Ortolan Group
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Kettering
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago