The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 138 159 130
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -29
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 19 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.072% 0.37%
As % of the General category 2.03% 0.20% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 2
Median daily rate £488 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £415 £444
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
934 1516 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.08% 36.21% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 951 627
Median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 68 47
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.50 £16.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +27.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 West

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the North West

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Lancashire - 12 £500 -
Manchester +5 6 £421 +20.14% 1
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 West region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 18 (64.29%) Oracle
2 18 (64.29%) Cash Management
2 18 (64.29%) Oracle Payables
2 18 (64.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 17 (60.71%) Oracle EBS
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 10 (35.71%) Oracle General Ledger
5 10 (35.71%) Unit4 Business World
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
7 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (28.57%) Data Management
8 7 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (25.00%) Change Management
8 7 (25.00%) DevOps
9 6 (21.43%) BDD
9 6 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
9 6 (21.43%) Marketing
9 6 (21.43%) SAP
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (21.43%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
9 6 (21.43%) Electronics
9 6 (21.43%) Telecoms

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (21.43%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle Cash Management
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle Payables
2 17 (60.71%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (35.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 10 (35.71%) Unit4 Business World
5 7 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle Financials
6 6 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
1 2 (7.14%) PaaS
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 19 (67.86%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Electronics
2 6 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing
2 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 5 (17.86%) Support Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Developer
6 3 (10.71%) E-Business Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.57%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Cash Management
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Data Management
3 7 (25.00%) Change Management
3 7 (25.00%) DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) BDD
4 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 6 (21.43%) Workflow
5 5 (17.86%) ERP
5 5 (17.86%) Logistics
5 5 (17.86%) SFIA
6 4 (14.29%) ETL
6 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Intel