The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 119 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.075% 0.042%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £400 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £18.75 -
General Ledger
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1132 1222 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 44.99% 46.08% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 646 459
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 16
Average hourly rate £33.71 £26.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.01% +52.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 5 £400 -5.88%
Glasgow - 2 £340 -
General Ledger
UK

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Security Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Data Migration
1 7 (77.78%) Data Extraction
1 7 (77.78%) Information Assurance
1 7 (77.78%) Data Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) FATCA
1 7 (77.78%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Coaching
2 5 (55.56%) Resource Management
3 2 (22.22%) ISEB
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Finance Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Finance Systems Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Fraud Manager
1 5 (55.56%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 7 (77.78%) Data Analytics
1 7 (77.78%) Data Migration
1 7 (77.78%) Information Assurance
1 7 (77.78%) Migration
1 7 (77.78%) Security Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Coaching
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Resource Management
3 1 (11.11%) Cash Management
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) FATCA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle