The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 325 365 275
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -90
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 75 53 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.22% 0.51%
As % of the General category 0.71% 0.43% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 88
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £425 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
10522 12392 13583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.75% 51.08% 51.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7316 8689 9238
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 184 230
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
General Ledger
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +34 28 £475 -7.31% 4
Uxbridge +2 2 £175 -36.36%
Chiswick - - - -
Feltham - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 110 (74.32%) Finance
2 36 (24.32%) SQL
2 36 (24.32%) Oracle
2 36 (24.32%) SAP
2 36 (24.32%) Oracle General Ledger
3 28 (18.92%) SAP FI
4 25 (16.89%) SAP FI/CO
4 25 (16.89%) SAP CO
5 24 (16.22%) Cash Management
5 24 (16.22%) Oracle Payables
6 22 (14.86%) Oracle Receivables
7 20 (13.51%) Banking
7 20 (13.51%) Billing
8 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (12.16%) Java
9 18 (12.16%) PeopleSoft
9 18 (12.16%) Oracle EBS R12
10 17 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (11.49%) Oracle Assets
11 15 (10.14%) Change Management
11 15 (10.14%) Oracle EBS
11 15 (10.14%) ETL
11 15 (10.14%) Investment Banking
11 15 (10.14%) SAP FI-GL
12 14 (9.46%) Informatica
12 14 (9.46%) Siebel
12 14 (9.46%) Migration
12 14 (9.46%) Workflow
13 13 (8.78%) CRM
13 13 (8.78%) ERP

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (3.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.68%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 36 (24.32%) Oracle General Ledger
2 28 (18.92%) SAP FI
3 25 (16.89%) SAP FI/CO
3 25 (16.89%) SAP CO
4 24 (16.22%) Oracle Payables
5 22 (14.86%) Oracle Receivables
6 18 (12.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 17 (11.49%) Oracle Assets
8 15 (10.14%) SAP FI-GL
8 15 (10.14%) Oracle EBS
9 13 (8.78%) Oracle Cash Management
10 11 (7.43%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 11 (7.43%) Oracle 11i
10 11 (7.43%) Agresso
11 8 (5.41%) Oracle Applications
12 5 (3.38%) Oracle Financials
12 5 (3.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 4 (2.70%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 4 (2.70%) CODA-Financials
14 3 (2.03%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 12 (8.11%) SAP BW
2 10 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.35%) SQLPlus
5 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.68%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.68%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.68%) VLDB
6 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (6.08%) FitNesse
2 8 (5.41%) Selenium
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (4.05%) LSMW
4 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 110 (74.32%) Finance
2 20 (13.51%) Billing
2 20 (13.51%) Banking
3 15 (10.14%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.03%) Back Office
5 2 (1.35%) French Language
5 2 (1.35%) German Language
6 1 (0.68%) Norwegian Language
6 1 (0.68%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Danish Language
6 1 (0.68%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 57 (38.51%) Analyst
2 28 (18.92%) Consultant
3 17 (11.49%) Architect
3 17 (11.49%) Business Analyst
4 16 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (10.14%) Functional Analyst
5 15 (10.14%) Financial Analyst
6 14 (9.46%) SAP Architect
6 14 (9.46%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 14 (9.46%) Project Manager
6 14 (9.46%) Functional Consultant
7 11 (7.43%) PeopleSoft Analyst
7 11 (7.43%) Test Leader
7 11 (7.43%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
8 9 (6.08%) Oracle Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) PeopleSoft Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) SAP Consultant
9 8 (5.41%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 7 (4.73%) Oracle Analyst
10 7 (4.73%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) JRules
2 3 (2.03%) XML
3 2 (1.35%) jQuery
3 2 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.35%) HTML
3 2 (1.35%) .NET
3 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.35%) CSS
4 1 (0.68%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.41%) Management Information System
1 8 (5.41%) Open Source
2 6 (4.05%) PMI
3 5 (3.38%) Derivative
4 4 (2.70%) Equities
5 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.03%) FMCG
5 3 (2.03%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.03%) AS400
5 3 (2.03%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.35%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.68%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.03%) Windows
2 2 (1.35%) Linux
2 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.22%) Cash Management
2 19 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (11.49%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (10.14%) ETL
4 15 (10.14%) Change Management
5 14 (9.46%) Workflow
5 14 (9.46%) Migration
6 13 (8.78%) CRM
6 13 (8.78%) ERP
6 13 (8.78%) Test Strategy
7 12 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
8 11 (7.43%) Software Testing
8 11 (7.43%) BDD
8 11 (7.43%) Test Automation
9 9 (6.08%) Project Management
10 8 (5.41%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.73%) PRINCE2
11 7 (4.73%) Data Migration
11 7 (4.73%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.32%) SQL
2 18 (12.16%) Java
3 8 (5.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.35%) C#
4 2 (1.35%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.35%) VBA
4 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.35%) Ruby
4 2 (1.35%) Korn
4 2 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) ISEB
1 12 (8.11%) ISTQB
2 7 (4.73%) ACCA
2 7 (4.73%) CIMA
3 6 (4.05%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.03%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) QA
2 4 (2.70%) Basel III
3 3 (2.03%) SLA
3 3 (2.03%) GAAP
3 3 (2.03%) COREP
4 2 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.68%) EMIR
5 1 (0.68%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (24.32%) Oracle
1 36 (24.32%) SAP
2 18 (12.16%) PeopleSoft
3 14 (9.46%) Informatica
3 14 (9.46%) Siebel
4 6 (4.05%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.05%) CODA
5 4 (2.70%) Pegasus
6 3 (2.03%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.03%) Citrix
6 3 (2.03%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.35%) SunGard
7 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.68%) Perforce
8 1 (0.68%) Teradata
8 1 (0.68%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.68%) Sencha
8 1 (0.68%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.68%) IBM
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £1000 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £680 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago