The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 138 124 126
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 7 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.68% 0.37% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 3
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£433 £483 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.36% +24.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 - -
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1022 812 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.18% 32.64% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 543 601
Average daily rate £425 £390 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £269 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 32 48
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.01 £12.75 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the South West

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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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
Bristol - 5 £440 - 10
Wiltshire - 2 £408 - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) SAP
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
6 1 (10.00%) ACCA
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 1 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) CIMA
6 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (20.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI-GL
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ACCA
1 1 (10.00%) CIMA
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago