The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.75 -
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 Midlands region.

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
59 28 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 39.33% 21.05% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 13 24
Average daily rate £525 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £635 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 the Midlands

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

General Ledger
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Amdocs
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) SAP