The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
UK
Rank 524 567 485
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -82
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 73 62 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.31% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 64
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.75

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

General Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
16612 19956 20403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.10% 38.41% 38.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10904 12858 12800
Median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 455 523 436
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £54.43 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend

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

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the UK

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing General Ledger within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

General Ledger Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger within the UK.

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

General Ledger
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
England +42 71 £450 -5.75% 20
London +12 34 £538 -4.44% 7
South East +20 10 £438 - 4
South West +14 10 £425 +3.65% 1
West Sussex -5 8 - - 1
North West +21 6 £375 - 3
Wiltshire - 6 £425 -
Swindon - 4 £425 -
East Midlands +10 3 £550 +34.14%
East of England -1 3 £263 -16.00%
City of London -8 3 £403 -30.00% 1
Gatwick - 3 - -
Lancashire - 3 £300 -
Scotland +24 2 - -
Berkshire +14 2 £438 - 2
Manchester +10 2 £450 - 3
Bristol +6 2 £403 +25.93%
West Midlands +3 2 £450 - 1
Worthing -8 2 - - 1
Essex - 2 £263 -
Corsham - 2 - -
Blackburn - 2 £300 -
Yorkshire - 2 £419 -
Edinburgh +14 1 - -
Gloucestershire +1 1 - - 1
Glasgow -1 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £450 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £388 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £575 -

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 151 (84.83%) Finance
2 67 (37.64%) SAP
3 56 (31.46%) Oracle
4 43 (24.16%) Cash Management
5 39 (21.91%) Oracle Payables
5 39 (21.91%) SAP FI
6 37 (20.79%) ERP
7 34 (19.10%) Banking
7 34 (19.10%) Oracle Cash Management
8 31 (17.42%) Oracle EBS
9 28 (15.73%) SQL
9 28 (15.73%) SAP CO
10 26 (14.61%) SAP FI/CO
10 26 (14.61%) Data Management
10 26 (14.61%) Oracle General Ledger
10 26 (14.61%) Oracle EBS R12
11 25 (14.04%) Oracle Receivables
11 25 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (12.92%) Change Management
12 23 (12.92%) BusinessObjects
13 22 (12.36%) CRM
13 22 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (11.80%) Project Management
15 20 (11.24%) Oracle Assets
16 17 (9.55%) CCA
16 17 (9.55%) IFRS
17 16 (8.99%) Workflow
17 16 (8.99%) SAP ERP
18 15 (8.43%) Business Analysis
18 15 (8.43%) SAP BW

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (7.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.69%) SAS
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.56%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.81%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.69%) MS Project
4 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (21.91%) Oracle Payables
1 39 (21.91%) SAP FI
2 34 (19.10%) Oracle Cash Management
3 31 (17.42%) Oracle EBS
4 28 (15.73%) SAP CO
5 26 (14.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 26 (14.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 26 (14.61%) SAP FI/CO
6 25 (14.04%) Oracle Receivables
7 20 (11.24%) Oracle Assets
8 16 (8.99%) SAP ERP
9 14 (7.87%) Oracle Financials
9 14 (7.87%) SAP PSCD
10 12 (6.74%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 10 (5.62%) Oracle Applications
11 10 (5.62%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 9 (5.06%) SAP FSCM
13 6 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
13 6 (3.37%) Oracle iProcurement
14 5 (2.81%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) IaaS
1 3 (1.69%) PaaS
1 3 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) FTP
2 1 (0.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.92%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (8.43%) SAP BW
3 14 (7.87%) SAP Data Services
4 12 (6.74%) Oracle Database
4 12 (6.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (5.62%) Oracle Database 12c
6 9 (5.06%) OLAP
7 8 (4.49%) SQL Server
8 7 (3.93%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (3.37%) SAP HANA
10 5 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.81%) MS Access
11 3 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.12%) Big Data
12 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.69%) JIRA
3 2 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.56%) JDeveloper
General
1 151 (84.83%) Finance
2 34 (19.10%) Banking
3 13 (7.30%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.06%) Retail
5 8 (4.49%) Billing
6 7 (3.93%) Legal
7 6 (3.37%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.81%) Front Office
9 4 (2.25%) Back Office
9 4 (2.25%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.25%) German Language
9 4 (2.25%) Investment Banking
9 4 (2.25%) Law
10 2 (1.12%) Advertising
10 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (31.46%) Consultant
2 53 (29.78%) Analyst
3 26 (14.61%) SAP Consultant
4 25 (14.04%) Business Analyst
5 18 (10.11%) SAP FI Consultant
6 17 (9.55%) Oracle Consultant
7 16 (8.99%) SAP CO Consultant
7 16 (8.99%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 15 (8.43%) Financial Analyst
9 14 (7.87%) Developer
10 13 (7.30%) Functional Consultant
11 12 (6.74%) Project Manager
12 11 (6.18%) Data Analyst
12 11 (6.18%) Oracle Financials Consultant
13 10 (5.62%) Architect
14 8 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
14 8 (4.49%) Systems Analyst
14 8 (4.49%) Technical Leader
15 7 (3.93%) Finance Business Analyst
15 7 (3.93%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.87%) SAP XI
2 3 (1.69%) .NET
2 3 (1.69%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.12%) MDX
4 1 (0.56%) Middleware
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.56%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.18%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.81%) Derivative
5 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.25%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.69%) AS400
6 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.12%) Equities
7 2 (1.12%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.12%) PMI
7 2 (1.12%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.56%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.56%) FMCG
8 1 (0.56%) IVR
8 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (24.16%) Cash Management
2 37 (20.79%) ERP
3 26 (14.61%) Data Management
4 25 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (12.92%) Change Management
6 22 (12.36%) CRM
7 21 (11.80%) Project Management
8 16 (8.99%) Workflow
9 15 (8.43%) Business Analysis
10 14 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (7.87%) DevOps
10 14 (7.87%) Master Data Management
10 14 (7.87%) Revenue Management
11 13 (7.30%) Migration
11 13 (7.30%) Test Management
12 11 (6.18%) Software Engineering
13 10 (5.62%) ETL
13 10 (5.62%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.06%) ITIL
15 8 (4.49%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.73%) SQL
2 7 (3.93%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.25%) Java
3 4 (2.25%) T-SQL
3 4 (2.25%) VBA
4 3 (1.69%) C
4 3 (1.69%) C#
4 3 (1.69%) RPG
5 2 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (1.12%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.12%) Perl
5 2 (1.12%) Python
5 2 (1.12%) Ruby
5 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.56%) RPG IV
6 1 (0.56%) RPG/400
6 1 (0.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (9.55%) CCA
2 12 (6.74%) Degree
3 11 (6.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.93%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.25%) ACCA
5 4 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.25%) CIMA
6 2 (1.12%) APMP
6 2 (1.12%) ISEB
6 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.12%) PMP
7 1 (0.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.55%) IFRS
2 14 (7.87%) IFRS 9
3 5 (2.81%) QA
4 3 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.69%) SLA
5 2 (1.12%) P3O
6 1 (0.56%) Basel III
6 1 (0.56%) FINREP
6 1 (0.56%) GAAP
6 1 (0.56%) IAS 39
6 1 (0.56%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.56%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (37.64%) SAP
2 56 (31.46%) Oracle
3 14 (7.87%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.87%) webMethods
4 10 (5.62%) Hyperion
4 10 (5.62%) PeopleSoft
5 6 (3.37%) Cognos
6 5 (2.81%) JD Edwards
7 4 (2.25%) Sybase
8 3 (1.69%) IFS
8 3 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.69%) Siebel
9 2 (1.12%) Informatica
9 2 (1.12%) Microgen
10 1 (0.56%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.56%) CODA
10 1 (0.56%) IBM
10 1 (0.56%) Murex
10 1 (0.56%) Netezza
10 1 (0.56%) Sun
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