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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 522 547 544
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 103 99 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.58% 0.46% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 46 55
Median daily rate £465 £428 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
17721 21557 22226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 35.82% 38.94% 38.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11735 13626 14168
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 581 516
Median hourly rate £22.85 £27.50 £22.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +21.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £47.69 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 98 £475 +8.26% 17
London -1 36 £435 -5.94% 5
North West +20 19 £488 +39.28% 1
South East +12 17 £438 -5.40% 5
West Sussex +18 13 £438 - 1
Blackpool - 12 £500 -
Lancashire - 12 £500 -
South West +18 10 £434 +1.40% 3
City of London -3 8 £380 -28.47% 4
West Midlands -4 8 £490 +26.45% 1
Wiltshire - 8 £431 -
Manchester +6 6 £421 +20.14% 1
Swindon - 6 £431 -
Coventry -11 4 £490 +56.80%
Midlands +6 3 £475 -5.00%
Worthing - 3 - -
Surrey +13 2 - -
Worcestershire +3 2 - - 1
Ipswich - 2 £450 -
Redditch - 2 - - 1
Corsham - 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 £450 -
East of England - 2 £450 -
Hampshire +23 1 - -
Yorkshire +14 1 £416 +28.00%
Glasgow +12 1 - -
Scotland +11 1 - - 1
Bristol +5 1 £430 +0.46%
Kent +5 1 - -
East Midlands -12 1 - -

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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.

1 169 (83.25%) Finance
2 81 (39.90%) Oracle
3 73 (35.96%) SAP
4 64 (31.53%) Oracle Payables
5 58 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
6 52 (25.62%) Cash Management
7 46 (22.66%) Oracle EBS R12
7 46 (22.66%) SQL
8 45 (22.17%) Oracle General Ledger
9 44 (21.67%) Oracle Receivables
9 44 (21.67%) Oracle Cash Management
10 43 (21.18%) SAP FI
11 35 (17.24%) Migration
12 30 (14.78%) SAP CO
13 29 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
14 28 (13.79%) Oracle Applications
14 28 (13.79%) ERP
15 26 (12.81%) Oracle Assets
16 25 (12.32%) Banking
17 24 (11.82%) Workflow
18 23 (11.33%) Data Management
18 23 (11.33%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (10.84%) Oracle Workflow
20 21 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
21 20 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
21 20 (9.85%) PL/SQL
22 19 (9.36%) User Acceptance Testing
22 19 (9.36%) Oracle Reports
22 19 (9.36%) Oracle Financials

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 22 (10.84%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.49%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.49%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.49%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.48%) MS Project
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 64 (31.53%) Oracle Payables
2 58 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 46 (22.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 45 (22.17%) Oracle General Ledger
5 44 (21.67%) Oracle Cash Management
5 44 (21.67%) Oracle Receivables
6 43 (21.18%) SAP FI
7 30 (14.78%) SAP CO
8 29 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
9 28 (13.79%) Oracle Applications
10 26 (12.81%) Oracle Assets
11 19 (9.36%) Oracle Financials
12 14 (6.90%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 14 (6.90%) Oracle iProcurement
13 13 (6.40%) SAP ERP
14 12 (5.91%) Unit4 Business World
15 11 (5.42%) SAP PSCD
16 9 (4.43%) SAP FSCM
17 8 (3.94%) Oracle E-Business Tax
18 7 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.48%) IaaS
1 3 (1.48%) PaaS
1 3 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (9.36%) Oracle Reports
3 15 (7.39%) SAP BW
4 14 (6.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 13 (6.40%) SAP Data Services
6 12 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (5.42%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (4.93%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (4.43%) SAP HANA
10 6 (2.96%) OLAP
10 6 (2.96%) SQL Server
11 5 (2.46%) Oracle Discoverer
12 4 (1.97%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (1.48%) MS Access
13 3 (1.48%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.49%) Big Data
15 1 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
15 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.40%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.99%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.49%) Moq
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.49%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 169 (83.25%) Finance
2 25 (12.32%) Banking
3 16 (7.88%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.93%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.93%) Retail
5 7 (3.45%) Marketing
6 6 (2.96%) Electronics
7 5 (2.46%) Billing
7 5 (2.46%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.97%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.97%) German Language
9 3 (1.48%) Legal
10 2 (0.99%) Advertising
10 2 (0.99%) Back Office
10 2 (0.99%) Front Office
10 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Law
11 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (33.00%) Analyst
2 58 (28.57%) Consultant
3 25 (12.32%) SAP Consultant
4 24 (11.82%) Oracle Consultant
5 23 (11.33%) Business Analyst
6 20 (9.85%) SAP FI Consultant
7 18 (8.87%) SAP CO Consultant
7 18 (8.87%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 17 (8.37%) Developer
9 16 (7.88%) Financial Analyst
10 14 (6.90%) Data Analyst
10 14 (6.90%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 11 (5.42%) Oracle Analyst
11 11 (5.42%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (4.93%) E-Business Developer
12 10 (4.93%) Oracle Developer
12 10 (4.93%) SAP Analyst
12 10 (4.93%) Support Analyst
12 10 (4.93%) Technical Leader
13 9 (4.43%) Data Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.42%) Oracle Fusion
1 11 (5.42%) SAP XI
1 11 (5.42%) XML
2 4 (1.97%) .NET
3 3 (1.48%) WebCenter
4 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (0.49%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (0.49%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.49%) Middleware
4 1 (0.49%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.49%) WCF
4 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.93%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.93%) Reference Data
3 4 (1.97%) Data Conversion
4 3 (1.48%) AS400
4 3 (1.48%) Equities
4 3 (1.48%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.99%) SWIFT
5 2 (0.99%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.49%) Derivative
6 1 (0.49%) FMCG
6 1 (0.49%) IVR
6 1 (0.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.62%) Cash Management
2 35 (17.24%) Migration
3 28 (13.79%) ERP
4 24 (11.82%) Workflow
5 23 (11.33%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (11.33%) Data Management
6 20 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (9.36%) ETL
7 19 (9.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (7.88%) Change Management
8 16 (7.88%) Data Migration
8 16 (7.88%) DevOps
9 13 (6.40%) Business Analysis
10 12 (5.91%) CRM
10 12 (5.91%) Project Management
10 12 (5.91%) Revenue Management
11 11 (5.42%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.93%) Master Data Management
12 10 (4.93%) Regression Testing
12 10 (4.93%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.66%) SQL
2 20 (9.85%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.46%) X++
4 4 (1.97%) C#
5 3 (1.48%) C
5 3 (1.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.48%) RPG
6 2 (0.99%) Java
6 2 (0.99%) Perl
6 2 (0.99%) Python
6 2 (0.99%) Ruby
6 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.49%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.49%) RPG/400
7 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (8.37%) CCA
2 12 (5.91%) CIMA
2 12 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (2.96%) ACCA
4 6 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.46%) Degree
6 1 (0.49%) CCAB
6 1 (0.49%) ISEB
6 1 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.49%) PMP
6 1 (0.49%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.97%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (1.97%) QA
2 3 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) Basel III
3 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 81 (39.90%) Oracle
2 73 (35.96%) SAP
3 12 (5.91%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.42%) webMethods
5 5 (2.46%) HP
6 3 (1.48%) Hyperion
6 3 (1.48%) OpenText
7 2 (0.99%) GoldenSource
7 2 (0.99%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.99%) Sun
8 1 (0.49%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.49%) Cognos
8 1 (0.49%) IBM
8 1 (0.49%) Informatica
8 1 (0.49%) Intel
8 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.49%) Microgen
8 1 (0.49%) Netezza
8 1 (0.49%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.49%) Sybase
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