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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank - 127 -
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.46% -
As % of the General category - 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.75 -
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
1232 1155 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.40% 35.69% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 654 471
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 56 47
Average hourly rate £18.99 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.25 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £42.00 £43.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HFM
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
4 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
4 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) ACCA
4 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (12.50%) CIMA
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
4 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (25.00%) HFM
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BW
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SAPscript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ACCA
1 1 (12.50%) CIMA
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
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