The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.30%
As % of the General category - - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.25

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
173 242 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 29.88% 42.31% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 132 132
Median daily rate £444 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 12
Median hourly rate £22.25 £29.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.27% +61.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.44 £39.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing General Ledger as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire