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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 474 476 439
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -37
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 140 102 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.63% 0.46% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 58 104
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£450 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £186 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £658 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £315 £437
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.14% -56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -56.25%

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
22389 22353 25965
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 42.41% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13568 13909 15341
Average daily rate £435 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 532 583 758
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.78 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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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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
England +7 118 £450 - 20
London +41 74 £450 -3.01% 4
City of London +32 27 £450 +5.88% 2
South East -1 13 £425 +6.25% 6
East of England -29 8 £465 -20.85% 2
Scotland -10 6 £435 +148.57% 1
West Midlands -12 5 £426 +28.19% 3
Wales -24 5 £438 +9.37%
Berkshire +14 4 £413 -17.50%
Reading +14 4 £413 -17.50%
South Wales -7 4 £475 +16.92%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £363 -
Yorkshire +2 3 - - 2
North West -6 3 £500 +67.78% 1
South West -25 3 £386 +26.47% 1
North East -33 3 £450 -
Edinburgh -4 2 £435 +148.57% 1
West Yorkshire -7 2 - -
Bradford - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £175 -
Merseyside - 2 £500 -
East Midlands +1 1 £375 -6.83%
Birmingham -5 1 £425 +123.68% 1
Bristol -15 1 £322 +5.40% 1
Manchester -16 1 - - 1
Hampshire -16 1 £475 +58.16% 3
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
Winchester - 1 £475 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 - -

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 243 (79.67%) Finance
2 138 (45.25%) Oracle
2 138 (45.25%) Oracle General Ledger
3 109 (35.74%) Oracle Payables
4 107 (35.08%) Oracle Receivables
5 94 (30.82%) Oracle EBS R12
6 79 (25.90%) Oracle EBS
7 78 (25.57%) SQL
8 66 (21.64%) Oracle Assets
9 61 (20.00%) Cash Management
10 58 (19.02%) Oracle Cash Management
11 54 (17.70%) SAP
12 52 (17.05%) Migration
13 46 (15.08%) PL/SQL
14 43 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
14 43 (14.10%) Billing
15 39 (12.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
16 37 (12.13%) Oracle Applications
17 36 (11.80%) Workflow
17 36 (11.80%) Banking
18 35 (11.48%) Oracle iProcurement
19 32 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
20 30 (9.84%) Oracle Financials
20 30 (9.84%) Security Cleared
21 29 (9.51%) Test Scripting
21 29 (9.51%) ERP
21 29 (9.51%) Oracle Workflow
22 28 (9.18%) PeopleSoft
23 27 (8.85%) Microsoft
23 27 (8.85%) Data Migration

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 29 (9.51%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (1.64%) NetWeaver
3 3 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (0.98%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.66%) CMS
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle UPK
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.33%) SAP EP
Applications
1 18 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 138 (45.25%) Oracle General Ledger
2 109 (35.74%) Oracle Payables
3 107 (35.08%) Oracle Receivables
4 94 (30.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 79 (25.90%) Oracle EBS
6 66 (21.64%) Oracle Assets
7 58 (19.02%) Oracle Cash Management
8 39 (12.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 37 (12.13%) Oracle Applications
10 35 (11.48%) Oracle iProcurement
11 30 (9.84%) Oracle Financials
12 23 (7.54%) Oracle 11i
13 21 (6.89%) SAP FI
14 18 (5.90%) Agresso
14 18 (5.90%) SAP FI/CO
14 18 (5.90%) SAP CO
15 16 (5.25%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 14 (4.59%) PeopleSoft Financials
17 10 (3.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
18 9 (2.95%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.52%) Oracle Reports
2 25 (8.20%) Oracle Database
3 21 (6.89%) SQL Server
4 15 (4.92%) Oracle Discoverer
5 13 (4.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 12 (3.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.95%) SAP BW
8 8 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.62%) MS Access
8 8 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.30%) DB2
9 7 (2.30%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.98%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 2 (0.66%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.33%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 26 (8.52%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (3.61%) Toad
3 6 (1.97%) Selenium
3 6 (1.97%) FitNesse
4 3 (0.98%) Apache Ivy
4 3 (0.98%) Ant
4 3 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.66%) JIRA
5 2 (0.66%) LSMW
6 1 (0.33%) Subversion
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 243 (79.67%) Finance
2 43 (14.10%) Billing
3 36 (11.80%) Banking
4 18 (5.90%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.61%) Back Office
7 6 (1.97%) Retail
8 4 (1.31%) Legal
8 4 (1.31%) German Language
9 3 (0.98%) French Language
9 3 (0.98%) Advertising
10 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.66%) Marketing
11 1 (0.33%) Danish Language
11 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.33%) Front Office
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (29.84%) Analyst
1 91 (29.84%) Consultant
2 52 (17.05%) Oracle Consultant
3 40 (13.11%) Functional Consultant
4 38 (12.46%) Business Analyst
4 38 (12.46%) Developer
5 28 (9.18%) Oracle Financials Consultant
6 27 (8.85%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 21 (6.89%) Project Manager
8 17 (5.57%) Oracle Developer
8 17 (5.57%) Functional Analyst
9 14 (4.59%) Financial Analyst
9 14 (4.59%) SAP Consultant
10 13 (4.26%) PeopleSoft Consultant
10 13 (4.26%) Oracle Analyst
11 11 (3.61%) PeopleSoft Analyst
11 11 (3.61%) Architect
11 11 (3.61%) Peoplesoft Functional Analyst
12 10 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
12 10 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.59%) XML
2 7 (2.30%) JRules
3 6 (1.97%) Middleware
4 4 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.31%) HTML
5 3 (0.98%) J2EE
5 3 (0.98%) Spring
5 3 (0.98%) Apache Flex
5 3 (0.98%) Apache CXF
5 3 (0.98%) Ext JS
5 3 (0.98%) SOAP
5 3 (0.98%) HTML5
6 2 (0.66%) .NET
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.33%) CSS
7 1 (0.33%) jQuery
7 1 (0.33%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.33%) FpML
7 1 (0.33%) MXML
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.93%) Data Extraction
3 11 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.28%) Data Integration
5 9 (2.95%) PMI
6 8 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.97%) Open Source
8 5 (1.64%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.31%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.31%) Derivative
10 3 (0.98%) IBM Mainframe
10 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.98%) FMCG
10 3 (0.98%) AS400
10 3 (0.98%) Equities
10 3 (0.98%) VSAM
11 2 (0.66%) Data Conversion
12 1 (0.33%) EPoS
12 1 (0.33%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.52%) UNIX
2 6 (1.97%) Windows
3 5 (1.64%) Linux
4 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.98%) Solaris
5 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (20.00%) Cash Management
2 52 (17.05%) Migration
3 43 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (11.80%) Workflow
5 32 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (9.51%) ERP
6 29 (9.51%) Test Scripting
7 27 (8.85%) Data Migration
8 26 (8.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (7.87%) CRM
10 19 (6.23%) PRINCE2
11 18 (5.90%) Change Management
12 17 (5.57%) Procure-to-pay
13 16 (5.25%) ETL
14 15 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (4.92%) E-business
15 14 (4.59%) Configuration Management
15 14 (4.59%) Project Management
15 14 (4.59%) Mentoring
16 13 (4.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 78 (25.57%) SQL
2 46 (15.08%) PL/SQL
3 20 (6.56%) Java
4 10 (3.28%) VBA
5 5 (1.64%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.31%) Perl
7 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.66%) C#
7 2 (0.66%) COBOL
7 2 (0.66%) Korn
7 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.33%) R
8 1 (0.33%) SELCOPY
8 1 (0.33%) JCL
8 1 (0.33%) Ruby
8 1 (0.33%) C
8 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.21%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.25%) Degree
4 10 (3.28%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (3.28%) CIMA
5 9 (2.95%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.95%) ACCA
6 6 (1.97%) ISEB
6 6 (1.97%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.31%) CCA
7 4 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.33%) ICAEW
8 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.87%) QA
2 16 (5.25%) SLA
3 7 (2.30%) GAAP
4 3 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.98%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.98%) COREP
5 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.66%) Basel III
6 1 (0.33%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 138 (45.25%) Oracle
2 54 (17.70%) SAP
3 28 (9.18%) PeopleSoft
4 27 (8.85%) Microsoft
5 14 (4.59%) Siebel
6 13 (4.26%) HP
7 11 (3.61%) Informatica
8 7 (2.30%) Sage
9 6 (1.97%) CODA
9 6 (1.97%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.64%) Pegasus
11 4 (1.31%) JD Edwards
11 4 (1.31%) IBM
11 4 (1.31%) Cognos
11 4 (1.31%) Perforce
12 3 (0.98%) Citrix
12 3 (0.98%) Hyperion
13 2 (0.66%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.66%) Tableau
14 1 (0.33%) Talend
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £20.00 - £28.00 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago