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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
England / North West
Rank 134 152 124
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 2 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.076% 0.026% 0.52%
As % of the General category 0.26% 0.080% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £398 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
762 1248 1068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.00% 32.44% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 794 632
Median daily rate £413 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 46
Median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.69% +32.00%

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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +16 2 £398 -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 West region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 19 (79.17%) Oracle
2 18 (75.00%) Cash Management
2 18 (75.00%) Oracle Payables
2 18 (75.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 17 (70.83%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (62.50%) Finance
5 14 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (41.67%) Oracle General Ledger
7 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
8 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (33.33%) Data Management
9 7 (29.17%) Change Management
9 7 (29.17%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (29.17%) DevOps
10 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (25.00%) BDD
10 6 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (25.00%) Workflow
10 6 (25.00%) TDD
10 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (25.00%) ITIL
10 6 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (20.83%) ERP
11 5 (20.83%) Unit4 Business World
11 5 (20.83%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
11 5 (20.83%) Oracle E-Business Tax

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 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle Payables
2 17 (70.83%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (58.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (41.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (29.17%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (20.83%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Electronics
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) E-Business Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) E-Business Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Cash Management
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Data Management
3 7 (29.17%) Change Management
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps
4 6 (25.00%) BDD
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
4 6 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Workflow
5 5 (20.83%) ERP
5 5 (20.83%) SFIA
6 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (12.50%) Logistics
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
2 2 (8.33%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Intel
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft