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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 146 139 125
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.20% 0.70% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Average daily rate £410 £433 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.20% -10.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £414 £469
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £530 £497
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
988 1007 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.01% 31.21% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 665 543
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £576 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 50 33
Average hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.80 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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
Bristol -4 1 £320 -27.27%
Gloucestershire - 1 £500 -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (27.27%) Solvency II
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Essbase
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) Cognos
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI-GL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (18.18%) Essbase
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) E-Business Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Systems Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Controller
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Report Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SOA Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) BPEL
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CCAB
2 1 (9.09%) CIMA
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) Solvency II
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Endeca
3 1 (9.09%) Hyperion