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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 92 77 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -25
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 11 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.88% 1.04% 1.52%
As % of the General category 5.07% 5.29% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Median daily rate £448 - £459
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £428
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
217 208 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.43% 19.62% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 133 58
Median daily rate £370 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £257 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £517 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Median hourly rate £11.72 £12.35 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.01 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £13.16 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -24 11 £448 -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) Oracle
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle Receivables
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle Applications
3 20 (86.96%) SQL
4 19 (82.61%) PL/SQL
4 19 (82.61%) XML
4 19 (82.61%) Unix
4 19 (82.61%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (82.61%) Regression Testing
4 19 (82.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 18 (78.26%) Oracle EBS R12
5 18 (78.26%) Workflow
5 18 (78.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 18 (78.26%) Oracle Forms
6 15 (65.22%) Migration
7 14 (60.87%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (56.52%) HP
8 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
9 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (8.70%) Degree
12 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
12 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
12 1 (4.35%) VME
12 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared

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 18 (78.26%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle Applications
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (95.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 18 (78.26%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 19 (82.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 23 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle Developer
2 12 (52.17%) E-Business Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials Support
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) XML
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Regression Testing
2 18 (78.26%) Workflow
3 15 (65.22%) Migration
4 14 (60.87%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
6 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) ICL