The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 245 242 240
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 12 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.18% 0.072%
As % of the General category 0.40% 0.53% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Average daily rate £463 £419 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -20.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £323 £466
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £550 £560
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
England

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

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3015 3213 3000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.24% 33.93% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1641 1693 1506
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 87 143
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.05 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the South East

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the South East region.

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 8 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
West Sussex +6 7 - -
Middlesex 0 2 £475 -
Surrey - 2 £450 - 1
Kent - 1 - -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 39 (86.67%) Finance
2 18 (40.00%) ERP
3 13 (28.89%) SAP
4 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (24.44%) Oracle
5 11 (24.44%) Project Management
6 10 (22.22%) Analytics
7 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 9 (20.00%) UML
8 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
9 7 (15.56%) SAP ERP
9 7 (15.56%) SAP PSCD
9 7 (15.56%) Revenue Management
9 7 (15.56%) Oracle EBS R12
9 7 (15.56%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (15.56%) SAP XI
9 7 (15.56%) CCA
9 7 (15.56%) webMethods
9 7 (15.56%) Oracle Receivables
10 6 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (13.33%) SAP FI
10 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (13.33%) Advertising
10 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
10 6 (13.33%) SAP CO
11 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (11.11%) Banking

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle Receivables
1 7 (15.56%) SAP ERP
1 7 (15.56%) SAP PSCD
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (13.33%) SAP CO
2 6 (13.33%) SAP FI
2 6 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (11.11%) SAP FI-CA
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (4.44%) SAP BPC
5 2 (4.44%) SAP SD
6 1 (2.22%) CSG Singleview
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (2.22%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (2.22%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Extranet
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (8.89%) SAP BW
2 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.44%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (86.67%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (17.78%) Manufacturing
4 6 (13.33%) Advertising
5 5 (11.11%) Banking
5 5 (11.11%) Retail
6 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (4.44%) Marketing
8 1 (2.22%) Automotive
8 1 (2.22%) Billing
8 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Consultant
2 10 (22.22%) Designer
2 10 (22.22%) Solutions Designer
3 9 (20.00%) Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Business Solution Architect
3 9 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (17.78%) Project Manager
4 8 (17.78%) SAP Consultant
5 7 (15.56%) Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) SAP FI Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Data Architect
8 4 (8.89%) Banking Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Banking Business Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) Mobile Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) ERP
2 12 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (24.44%) Project Management
4 10 (22.22%) Analytics
5 9 (20.00%) UML
6 7 (15.56%) Revenue Management
7 6 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (11.11%) BPR
8 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) Test Management
9 4 (8.89%) Mobile Transformation
10 3 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (4.44%) Change Control
11 2 (4.44%) CRM
11 2 (4.44%) Data Management
11 2 (4.44%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) CCA
2 4 (8.89%) APMP
3 3 (6.67%) ACCA
4 2 (4.44%) CIMA
4 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) GAAP
2 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) SAP
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle
3 7 (15.56%) webMethods
4 5 (11.11%) IFS
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) CODA
5 1 (2.22%) Cognos
5 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Infor
5 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards