The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 55 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 0.57% -
As % of the General category 0.56% 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £620 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -
General Ledger
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
178 189 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 41.40% 35.93% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 118 147
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £183 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 12 21
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.60 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.20% +7.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £48.60 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Essex

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Chelmsford +7 1 £620 +37.77%
General Ledger
East of England

General Ledger
Top 1 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (100.00%) Finance

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Finance Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Insurance Business Analyst