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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 342 327 238
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -89
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 70 62 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.29% 0.70%
As % of the General category 0.63% 0.56% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 35 147
Average daily rate £494 £475 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £350 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.22 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.73% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.00 -
General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11112 11076 14904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.93% 51.27% 53.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7820 7859 10105
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 122 241
Average hourly rate £21.88 £22.50 £21.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -17 14 £525 +15.25% 10
Docklands, London - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 108 (71.52%) Finance
2 51 (33.77%) Banking
3 43 (28.48%) SAP
4 40 (26.49%) Investment Banking
5 34 (22.52%) SAP FI
6 31 (20.53%) SAP FI/CO
6 31 (20.53%) SAP CO
7 27 (17.88%) SQL
7 27 (17.88%) Oracle
7 27 (17.88%) Oracle General Ledger
8 20 (13.25%) Derivative
9 19 (12.58%) Business Analysis
10 18 (11.92%) SAP FI-GL
10 18 (11.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 16 (10.60%) Java
12 15 (9.93%) Cash Management
12 15 (9.93%) Asset Management
13 14 (9.27%) QA
13 14 (9.27%) SAP BW
13 14 (9.27%) Migration
13 14 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (8.61%) Workflow
14 13 (8.61%) Back Office
14 13 (8.61%) ACCA
14 13 (8.61%) Project Management
14 13 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (8.61%) Data Analysis
15 12 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (7.95%) Murex
15 12 (7.95%) Test Strategy

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.31%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.66%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (1.32%) MS Project
2 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (22.52%) SAP FI
2 31 (20.53%) SAP FI/CO
2 31 (20.53%) SAP CO
3 27 (17.88%) Oracle General Ledger
4 18 (11.92%) SAP FI-GL
5 9 (5.96%) Oracle EBS R12
6 8 (5.30%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (5.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 7 (4.64%) Agresso
7 7 (4.64%) SunGard GMI
8 5 (3.31%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (3.31%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (3.31%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle Payroll
10 3 (1.99%) JDE OneWorld
10 3 (1.99%) Oracle iProcurement
10 3 (1.99%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 2 (1.32%) Temenos T24
11 2 (1.32%) Line 500
11 2 (1.32%) Front Arena
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.66%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.27%) SAP BW
2 12 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (6.62%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.97%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.32%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.66%) DB2
6 1 (0.66%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (4.64%) LSMW
1 7 (4.64%) FitNesse
2 5 (3.31%) JIRA
3 3 (1.99%) Selenium
4 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (71.52%) Finance
2 51 (33.77%) Banking
3 40 (26.49%) Investment Banking
4 13 (8.61%) Back Office
5 10 (6.62%) Front Office
6 5 (3.31%) Advertising
7 3 (1.99%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.99%) Retail
8 2 (1.32%) Private Banking
8 2 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (27.15%) Analyst
2 28 (18.54%) Project Manager
3 23 (15.23%) Business Analyst
4 15 (9.93%) Architect
4 15 (9.93%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (9.27%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 14 (9.27%) SAP Architect
6 12 (7.95%) Developer
7 11 (7.28%) Consultant
8 9 (5.96%) SAP Consultant
9 8 (5.30%) Financial Analyst
9 8 (5.30%) Test Manager
10 7 (4.64%) Senior Manager
10 7 (4.64%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 7 (4.64%) Test Leader
11 6 (3.97%) Senior Project Manager
11 6 (3.97%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.31%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (3.31%) Banking Business Analyst
12 5 (3.31%) AS400 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.31%) JRules
2 3 (1.99%) XML
2 3 (1.99%) JSP
3 2 (1.32%) jQuery
3 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.32%) HTML
3 2 (1.32%) Servlets
3 2 (1.32%) Struts
3 2 (1.32%) Web Services
3 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.32%) CSS
3 2 (1.32%) .NET
4 1 (0.66%) Middleware
4 1 (0.66%) FIXML
4 1 (0.66%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.25%) Derivative
2 9 (5.96%) AS400
2 9 (5.96%) Fixed Income
2 9 (5.96%) Equities
3 8 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.97%) PMI
5 5 (3.31%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.31%) FMCG
6 4 (2.65%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.99%) Open Source
7 3 (1.99%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.32%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.66%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.66%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.66%) iSeries
9 1 (0.66%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.65%) UNIX
1 4 (2.65%) Windows
2 1 (0.66%) Solaris
2 1 (0.66%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.58%) Business Analysis
2 18 (11.92%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (9.93%) Cash Management
3 15 (9.93%) Asset Management
4 14 (9.27%) Migration
4 14 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (8.61%) Workflow
5 13 (8.61%) Project Management
5 13 (8.61%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (8.61%) Data Analysis
6 12 (7.95%) Test Strategy
7 11 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.62%) Change Management
9 9 (5.96%) ERP
10 7 (4.64%) PRINCE2
10 7 (4.64%) Software Testing
10 7 (4.64%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (4.64%) Test Automation
10 7 (4.64%) Test Scripting
11 6 (3.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 27 (17.88%) SQL
2 16 (10.60%) Java
3 3 (1.99%) C#
4 2 (1.32%) Ruby
4 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.32%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.66%) RPG/400
5 1 (0.66%) RPG IV
5 1 (0.66%) RPG III
5 1 (0.66%) ABAP
5 1 (0.66%) VBA
5 1 (0.66%) RPG
5 1 (0.66%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (8.61%) ACCA
2 10 (6.62%) ISEB
3 9 (5.96%) CIMA
4 8 (5.30%) ISTQB
4 8 (5.30%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.99%) Degree
6 2 (1.32%) PMP
7 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.27%) QA
2 4 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.32%) GAAP
3 2 (1.32%) COREP
3 2 (1.32%) Basel III
4 1 (0.66%) EMIR
4 1 (0.66%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.66%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 3 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (28.48%) SAP
2 27 (17.88%) Oracle
3 12 (7.95%) Murex
4 8 (5.30%) Informatica
5 7 (4.64%) SunGard
5 7 (4.64%) Microgen
6 6 (3.97%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.31%) JD Edwards
8 4 (2.65%) CODA
9 3 (1.99%) Citrix
10 2 (1.32%) Actimize
10 2 (1.32%) Temenos
10 2 (1.32%) Calypso
10 2 (1.32%) Sage
10 2 (1.32%) Sun
10 2 (1.32%) Sybase
10 2 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.66%) Sencha
11 1 (0.66%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.66%) IBM
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Posted: 12 days ago