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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 512 490 461
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -29
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 101 115 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.60% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 78 77
Median daily rate £438 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £590 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £422
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
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
18025 19060 18889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 36.60% 38.70% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12284 12320 12149
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 468 531
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.19 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -23 45 £505 +17.10% 3
South East -18 15 £388 -17.98% 3
North East -36 12 £405 +13.10% 2
East of England +5 7 £613 +27.60%
South West -3 6 £339 -66.09%
West Midlands - 5 £350 - 1
Yorkshire +1 4 £350 -30.00%
North West -21 4 £397 -26.13%
East Midlands +9 2 - - 1
General Ledger
UK

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 133 (81.10%) Finance
2 57 (34.76%) Oracle
3 41 (25.00%) SQL
4 39 (23.78%) Oracle Payables
5 38 (23.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 38 (23.17%) Banking
6 36 (21.95%) SAP
7 34 (20.73%) Oracle EBS
8 26 (15.85%) Workflow
8 26 (15.85%) Oracle Receivables
9 23 (14.02%) Migration
10 22 (13.41%) Microsoft
11 21 (12.80%) SAP FI
11 21 (12.80%) Oracle EBS R12
12 20 (12.20%) Oracle Financials
12 20 (12.20%) SAP FI/CO
12 20 (12.20%) SAP CO
13 19 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (11.59%) PL/SQL
13 19 (11.59%) Oracle Applications
14 18 (10.98%) Oracle Assets
15 17 (10.37%) Oracle Workflow
15 17 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (9.76%) MS Excel
16 16 (9.76%) Unix
17 14 (8.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 13 (7.93%) ERP
19 12 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
19 12 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
19 12 (7.32%) XML

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 17 (10.37%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.61%) CMS
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.83%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.61%) MS Office
4 1 (0.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (23.78%) Oracle Payables
2 38 (23.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 34 (20.73%) Oracle EBS
4 26 (15.85%) Oracle Receivables
5 21 (12.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 21 (12.80%) SAP FI
6 20 (12.20%) Oracle Financials
6 20 (12.20%) SAP CO
6 20 (12.20%) SAP FI/CO
7 19 (11.59%) Oracle Applications
8 18 (10.98%) Oracle Assets
9 10 (6.10%) Oracle Cash Management
10 7 (4.27%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (4.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 6 (3.66%) Oracle 11i
11 6 (3.66%) Oracle iProcurement
11 6 (3.66%) SAP ERP
11 6 (3.66%) SAP FI-GL
11 6 (3.66%) SAP PSCD
12 4 (2.44%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) FTP
2 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 12 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (4.27%) Oracle Discoverer
3 7 (4.27%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.66%) SAP BW
5 5 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.83%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (1.83%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.22%) MS Access
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (1.22%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.61%) Big Data
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (3.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.83%) Toad
3 3 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.22%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) Ant
5 1 (0.61%) MorphX
5 1 (0.61%) MSTest
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
General
1 133 (81.10%) Finance
2 38 (23.17%) Banking
3 12 (7.32%) Back Office
4 11 (6.71%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.10%) Billing
5 10 (6.10%) Financial Institution
6 9 (5.49%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.66%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.66%) Retail
8 5 (3.05%) Advertising
8 5 (3.05%) Front Office
8 5 (3.05%) International Banking
9 4 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.83%) Legal
10 3 (1.83%) Marketing
11 2 (1.22%) Electronics
11 2 (1.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.61%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.61%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.61%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 52 (31.71%) Analyst
1 52 (31.71%) Consultant
2 28 (17.07%) Business Analyst
3 23 (14.02%) Financial Analyst
4 22 (13.41%) SAP Consultant
5 19 (11.59%) Developer
6 18 (10.98%) SAP FI Consultant
7 16 (9.76%) Functional Consultant
7 16 (9.76%) Oracle Consultant
8 14 (8.54%) Architect
9 13 (7.93%) SAP CO Consultant
9 13 (7.93%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 13 (7.93%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (7.32%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (6.10%) Finance Business Analyst
11 10 (6.10%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 9 (5.49%) E-Business Developer
12 9 (5.49%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 7 (4.27%) Financial Business Analyst
13 7 (4.27%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.32%) XML
2 6 (3.66%) SAP XI
3 4 (2.44%) EDI
4 3 (1.83%) .NET
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.61%) FpML
5 1 (0.61%) OAuth
5 1 (0.61%) OpenID
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.61%) PlayReady
5 1 (0.61%) SAML
5 1 (0.61%) SOAP
5 1 (0.61%) Web Services
5 1 (0.61%) Widevine
5 1 (0.61%) WSDL
5 1 (0.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.10%) Derivative
2 7 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (2.44%) Equities
3 4 (2.44%) Reference Data
4 3 (1.83%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.22%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.22%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.61%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.61%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.61%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.61%) Fintech
6 1 (0.61%) FMCG
6 1 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.61%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.76%) Unix
2 1 (0.61%) Linux
2 1 (0.61%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.85%) Workflow
2 23 (14.02%) Migration
3 19 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (7.93%) ERP
6 11 (6.71%) Business Analysis
6 11 (6.71%) Cash Management
6 11 (6.71%) Configuration Management
6 11 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (6.10%) E-Commerce
7 10 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.49%) Procure-to-Pay
8 9 (5.49%) Regression Testing
8 9 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (4.88%) CRM
9 8 (4.88%) Revenue Management
10 7 (4.27%) Change Management
10 7 (4.27%) E-business
10 7 (4.27%) Project Management
11 6 (3.66%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (25.00%) SQL
2 19 (11.59%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.44%) Java
4 3 (1.83%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.22%) C#
5 2 (1.22%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.22%) VBA
6 1 (0.61%) C
6 1 (0.61%) Python
6 1 (0.61%) R
6 1 (0.61%) Scala
6 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (4.88%) CCA
2 6 (3.66%) Degree
2 6 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.83%) SAP Certification
5 2 (1.22%) ACCA
5 2 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.22%) CIMA
6 1 (0.61%) CCAB
6 1 (0.61%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) ISEB
6 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.88%) QA
2 5 (3.05%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.44%) COREP
4 2 (1.22%) GAAP
4 2 (1.22%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.61%) Basel III
5 1 (0.61%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (34.76%) Oracle
2 36 (21.95%) SAP
3 22 (13.41%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.88%) HP
5 6 (3.66%) IBM
5 6 (3.66%) webMethods
6 5 (3.05%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (3.05%) Siebel
7 3 (1.83%) NetSuite
7 3 (1.83%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.22%) CODA
8 2 (1.22%) Microgen
8 2 (1.22%) Murex
9 1 (0.61%) Adobe
9 1 (0.61%) Cognos
9 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.61%) OpenText
9 1 (0.61%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.61%) SunGard
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