The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 - 50 -
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.23% -
As % of the General category - 1.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £451 -
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
North West

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

General Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
113 87 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 25.17% 20.05% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 51 64
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £678 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +76.19%
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 Lancashire

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the Lancashire region.

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire