The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank - 82 -
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.56% -
As % of the General category - 1.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £613 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.75 -
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 Manchester region.

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
584 555 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.04% 39.11% 31.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 325 197
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £566 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Average hourly rate £17.90 £19.00 £8.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +117.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (28.57%) HFM
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
4 1 (14.29%) SAPscript
4 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) HFM
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Programme Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SAPscript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Hyperion
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP