The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 58 58 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.95% 0.46% 0.33%
As % of the General category 4.07% 2.03% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
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£450 £393 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 North East region.

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
172 148 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.40% 22.91% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 94 34
Average daily rate £325 £265 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -37.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £198 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the North East

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear +9 7 £450 +14.64%
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
4 7 (53.85%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) UNIX
5 6 (46.15%) Cash Management
6 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 5 (38.46%) Workflow
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (30.77%) XML
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (30.77%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (23.08%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (23.08%) SAP FI
8 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
8 3 (23.08%) SLA
8 3 (23.08%) SAP
8 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 4 (30.77%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (23.08%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (23.08%) SAP FI
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (23.08%) SAP CO
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (23.08%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) E-Business Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Financials Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Cash Management
3 5 (38.46%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
5 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
5 3 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
6 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) E-business
7 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) HP