The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank - 33 38
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.90% 0.72%
As % of the General category - 3.92% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £480 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £419
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +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
East of England

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

General Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
56 51 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 23.43% 22.97% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 54
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £390 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -65.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing General Ledger as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk