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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 328 348 325
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 82 67 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the General category 0.81% 0.60% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 37
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£444 £494 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.12% +8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £22.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 - £19.00
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
10170 11137 11236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.60% 45.98% 51.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7160 7818 7998
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 189 126
Average hourly rate £19.72 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.90 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
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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 +29 22 £500 -4.76% 5
Twickenham - 1 - -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 107 (86.29%) Finance
2 45 (36.29%) SQL
3 41 (33.06%) Banking
4 38 (30.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 38 (30.65%) Oracle
5 25 (20.16%) SAP
5 25 (20.16%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (18.55%) Investment Banking
7 20 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (15.32%) Oracle Payables
9 18 (14.52%) Oracle EBS
10 17 (13.71%) PL/SQL
10 17 (13.71%) Oracle EBS R12
11 16 (12.90%) ERP
11 16 (12.90%) Project Management
11 16 (12.90%) Workflow
12 14 (11.29%) SAP FI
12 14 (11.29%) ISEB
12 14 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 14 (11.29%) ISTQB
13 13 (10.48%) Software Testing
13 13 (10.48%) ETL
13 13 (10.48%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 12 (9.68%) SAP BW
14 12 (9.68%) MS Excel
14 12 (9.68%) SQL Server
14 12 (9.68%) Back Office
14 12 (9.68%) Derivative
14 12 (9.68%) Data Analysis
15 11 (8.87%) Cash Management

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (7.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.23%) NetWeaver
2 4 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 38 (30.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 19 (15.32%) Oracle Payables
3 18 (14.52%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (13.71%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (11.29%) SAP FI
6 13 (10.48%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 11 (8.87%) SAP FI/CO
7 11 (8.87%) SAP CO
8 10 (8.06%) Oracle Receivables
9 9 (7.26%) Oracle Cash Management
10 8 (6.45%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (5.65%) Oracle Financials
12 5 (4.03%) Oracle FAH
12 5 (4.03%) Oracle Applications
13 4 (3.23%) SAP BPC
13 4 (3.23%) SAP ERP
14 3 (2.42%) SAP FI-CA
14 3 (2.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 3 (2.42%) SAP PSCD
15 2 (1.61%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.16%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.68%) SAP BW
3 10 (8.06%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.03%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (4.03%) MS Access
7 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.61%) Informix
9 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.81%) OLAP
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (4.03%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.23%) JDeveloper
4 3 (2.42%) JIRA
5 2 (1.61%) Selenium
5 2 (1.61%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.81%) PeopleTools
6 1 (0.81%) Subversion
General
1 107 (86.29%) Finance
2 41 (33.06%) Banking
3 23 (18.55%) Investment Banking
4 12 (9.68%) Back Office
5 10 (8.06%) Retail
6 8 (6.45%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (4.03%) Telecoms
7 5 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (4.03%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.42%) Legal
8 3 (2.42%) French Language
9 2 (1.61%) Billing
9 2 (1.61%) Front Office
10 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (43.55%) Analyst
2 34 (27.42%) Business Analyst
3 22 (17.74%) Consultant
4 12 (9.68%) Test Analyst
4 12 (9.68%) SAP Consultant
5 8 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
5 8 (6.45%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 8 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.45%) Test Manager
5 8 (6.45%) Developer
5 8 (6.45%) Test Leader
6 6 (4.84%) Functional Consultant
6 6 (4.84%) Data Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) SAP CO Consultant
7 5 (4.03%) Oracle Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) Banking Business Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) SAP FI Consultant
7 5 (4.03%) Solvency II Business Analyst
8 4 (3.23%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) .NET
1 4 (3.23%) JRules
2 3 (2.42%) SAP XI
2 3 (2.42%) XML
3 2 (1.61%) Middleware
4 1 (0.81%) Web Services
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) Derivative
2 10 (8.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (6.45%) Data Extraction
4 7 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.84%) FMCG
5 6 (4.84%) Equities
6 4 (3.23%) Open Source
6 4 (3.23%) PMI
6 4 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.42%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.42%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) Contract for Difference
8 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) UNIX
2 2 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (12.90%) ERP
2 16 (12.90%) Project Management
2 16 (12.90%) Workflow
3 14 (11.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (10.48%) ETL
4 13 (10.48%) Software Testing
5 12 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 11 (8.87%) Cash Management
7 10 (8.06%) CRM
8 9 (7.26%) Asset Management
8 9 (7.26%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.26%) Test Strategy
9 8 (6.45%) Technical Analysis
9 8 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (6.45%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.65%) Migration
10 7 (5.65%) Integration Testing
10 7 (5.65%) Test Management
11 5 (4.03%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (36.29%) SQL
2 17 (13.71%) PL/SQL
3 9 (7.26%) Java
4 5 (4.03%) VBA
5 4 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.61%) AWK
7 1 (0.81%) SQR
7 1 (0.81%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) ISEB
1 14 (11.29%) ISTQB
2 8 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (5.65%) Degree
4 6 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.84%) ACCA
4 6 (4.84%) CIMA
5 5 (4.03%) SAP Certification
6 4 (3.23%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.42%) CCA
8 2 (1.61%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) Solvency II
1 7 (5.65%) COREP
2 6 (4.84%) QA
3 5 (4.03%) GAAP
4 3 (2.42%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.81%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (30.65%) Oracle
2 25 (20.16%) SAP
3 7 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.65%) Sun
4 6 (4.84%) Cognos
4 6 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.84%) Wall Street Systems
4 6 (4.84%) Talend
5 5 (4.03%) Hyperion
6 4 (3.23%) Informatica
6 4 (3.23%) Sybase
7 3 (2.42%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.42%) webMethods
8 2 (1.61%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.81%) CODA
9 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.81%) Yardi
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Rate: £300.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
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Rate: Excellent
Posted: 23 days ago