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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 74 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -9
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 8 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.85% 2.97% 0.60%
As % of the General category 4.44% 15.84% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 0
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- £426 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 - -
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
180 101 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 19.11% 18.77% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 57 51
Average daily rate £388 £398 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £240 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £469 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Average hourly rate £12.93 £16.25 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.46% +47.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.68 £13.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £34.25 £13.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 28 July 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -27 8 - -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle General Ledger
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle Payables
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (73.33%) Oracle Receivables
5 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
6 8 (53.33%) Project Management
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle Assets
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 8 (53.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 8 (53.33%) Cash Management
7 7 (46.67%) Billing
7 7 (46.67%) Oracle Cash Management
8 6 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (40.00%) SQL
8 6 (40.00%) UNIX
9 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
10 4 (26.67%) Workflow
10 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
10 4 (26.67%) XML
10 4 (26.67%) ITIL
10 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (26.67%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI Publisher

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (26.67%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 12 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (73.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle Assets
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 8 (53.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
8 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
8 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
2 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Consultant
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Business Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) E-Business Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Project Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (53.33%) Cash Management
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Workflow
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (6.67%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) HP