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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
England / North East
Rank - 69 52
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.33% 1.03%
As % of the General category - 1.29% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.25

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
175 232 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.68% 25.86% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 155 104
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Median hourly rate £33.72 £45.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.89% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing General Ledger as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (85.71%) Workflow
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Data Management
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (14.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) E-Business Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) SFIA
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM