The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 379 335 359
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +24
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 54 86 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.84% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 54 41
Average daily rate £505 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.22% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £302 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -
General Ledger
England

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10126 10187 10673
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.01% 45.47% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7511 7198 7494
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 119 177
Average hourly rate £22.25 £19.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in London

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in London

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger across the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in London

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in London

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 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
City of London +32 11 £500 -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 77 (79.38%) Finance
2 38 (39.18%) Banking
3 31 (31.96%) Oracle
4 29 (29.90%) SQL
5 19 (19.59%) SAP
6 17 (17.53%) Oracle General Ledger
7 16 (16.49%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (15.46%) Migration
8 15 (15.46%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (15.46%) Oracle Payables
9 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
10 13 (13.40%) Business Analysis
10 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (13.40%) Back Office
11 12 (12.37%) Workflow
11 12 (12.37%) MS Excel
12 11 (11.34%) Oracle Assets
13 10 (10.31%) SAP CO
13 10 (10.31%) SAP FI
13 10 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
14 9 (9.28%) Financial Institution
14 9 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (9.28%) Derivative
14 9 (9.28%) Billing
14 9 (9.28%) Oracle EBS R12
14 9 (9.28%) Oracle Receivables
15 8 (8.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
15 8 (8.25%) Investment Banking
15 8 (8.25%) SQL Server

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.03%) CMS
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Oracle General Ledger
2 16 (16.49%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (15.46%) Oracle Financials
3 15 (15.46%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (11.34%) Oracle Assets
5 10 (10.31%) SAP CO
5 10 (10.31%) SAP FI
5 10 (10.31%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (9.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 9 (9.28%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (8.25%) Oracle E-Business Tax
8 6 (6.19%) Oracle Applications
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle 11i
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (3.09%) SAP FSCM
11 2 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (2.06%) Dynamics GP
11 2 (2.06%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 2 (2.06%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) FTP
1 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (3.09%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (3.09%) MS Access
5 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.09%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.06%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.09%) Subversion
2 3 (3.09%) Toad
2 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.03%) Ant
3 1 (1.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.03%) MSTest
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 77 (79.38%) Finance
2 38 (39.18%) Banking
3 13 (13.40%) Back Office
4 9 (9.28%) Billing
4 9 (9.28%) Financial Institution
5 8 (8.25%) Investment Banking
6 7 (7.22%) Front Office
7 5 (5.15%) International Banking
8 3 (3.09%) Advertising
9 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
9 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (2.06%) Retail
10 1 (1.03%) Law
10 1 (1.03%) Legal
10 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
10 1 (1.03%) Publishing
10 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (37.11%) Analyst
2 30 (30.93%) Consultant
3 20 (20.62%) Business Analyst
4 14 (14.43%) Financial Analyst
5 11 (11.34%) Oracle Consultant
6 10 (10.31%) Functional Consultant
6 10 (10.31%) SAP Consultant
7 9 (9.28%) Developer
7 9 (9.28%) Report Analyst
7 9 (9.28%) SAP CO Consultant
7 9 (9.28%) SAP FI Consultant
7 9 (9.28%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) Architect
8 7 (7.22%) Banking Analyst
8 7 (7.22%) Oracle Financials Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 7 (7.22%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.22%) SQL Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
9 6 (6.19%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) .NET
2 4 (4.12%) EDI
3 1 (1.03%) FpML
3 1 (1.03%) OAuth
3 1 (1.03%) OpenID
3 1 (1.03%) PlayReady
3 1 (1.03%) SAML
3 1 (1.03%) Web Services
3 1 (1.03%) Widevine
3 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Derivative
2 7 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) Fixed Income
3 6 (6.19%) Market Risk
4 5 (5.15%) Credit Risk
4 5 (5.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (4.12%) Equities
5 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.12%) Reference Data
6 2 (2.06%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.03%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (1.03%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.03%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.03%) Fintech
7 1 (1.03%) FMCG
7 1 (1.03%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.03%) PMI
7 1 (1.03%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Unix
2 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.46%) Migration
2 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.40%) Business Analysis
3 12 (12.37%) Workflow
4 9 (9.28%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (6.19%) Project Management
5 6 (6.19%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.15%) Change Management
6 5 (5.15%) CRM
6 5 (5.15%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.15%) IT Governance
6 5 (5.15%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (5.15%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.12%) Cash Management
7 4 (4.12%) E-business
7 4 (4.12%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (4.12%) Workflow Management
8 3 (3.09%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.90%) SQL
2 8 (8.25%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.12%) C#
4 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.09%) VBA
5 2 (2.06%) Java
5 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.03%) C
6 1 (1.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) ACCA
1 5 (5.15%) CCA
1 5 (5.15%) CIMA
2 2 (2.06%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) SAP Certification
3 1 (1.03%) APMP
3 1 (1.03%) CIPFA
3 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.03%) PMP
3 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
2 5 (5.15%) COREP
2 5 (5.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.06%) GAAP
4 1 (1.03%) Basel III
4 1 (1.03%) CRD IV
4 1 (1.03%) FATCA
4 1 (1.03%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (31.96%) Oracle
2 19 (19.59%) SAP
3 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.19%) IBM
5 5 (5.15%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (5.15%) Siebel
6 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.06%) NetSuite
8 1 (1.03%) Adobe
8 1 (1.03%) Amdocs
8 1 (1.03%) Capita
8 1 (1.03%) CODA
8 1 (1.03%) HP
8 1 (1.03%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.03%) Reuters
8 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com