The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 65 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 0.10% -
As % of the General category 1.54% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £315 £437
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -56.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
259 445 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.77% 44.68% 47.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 205 144
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.98% +118.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Reading

General Ledger
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 2 (33.33%) Cash Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Billing
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Financials Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) E-Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft