The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 4.64% - -
As % of the General category 5.34% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£510 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 - -
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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 Halifax region.

General Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
131 127 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 86.75% 85.81% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 100 69
Average daily rate £400 £340 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

General Ledger
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (71.43%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 4 (57.14%) Line Management
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) Retail
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (14.29%) CIMA
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
7 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
1 4 (57.14%) Line Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CIMA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft