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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 149 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 2 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the General category 0.14% 0.54% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £400 £298 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.45% -40.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -
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
1397 1471 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.75% 48.45% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 768 496
Median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 14
Median hourly rate £34.00 £20.69 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.33% +88.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.76 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £65.70 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing General Ledger as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Edinburgh -14 2 £400 +34.45%
General Ledger
UK

General Ledger
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 6 (75.00%) Security Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (75.00%) Data Extraction
2 6 (75.00%) Information Assurance
2 6 (75.00%) FATCA
2 6 (75.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Analytics
2 6 (75.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
3 4 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 4 (50.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Retail
3 4 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Finance Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Finance Systems Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Fraud Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Credit Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Transformation Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 6 (75.00%) Data Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 6 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
1 6 (75.00%) Security Testing
1 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Coaching
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) FATCA