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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 540 495 476
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -19
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 104 128 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.53% 0.59% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 84 81
Median daily rate £428 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £270 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £568 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £397 £475 £422
% change year-on-year
-16.42% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.25 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -

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
19806 21519 20957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.91% 39.06% 38.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13209 13583 13266
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £283 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 536 567
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.49 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -10 98 £430 -9.47% 9
London -27 46 £500 +15.94% 3
South East -8 15 £388 -17.98% 1
North East -43 8 £365 +1.93% 2
City of London +35 7 £500 -
East of England +8 7 £613 +27.60%
Tyne and Wear -43 7 £365 +1.93% 2
South West -2 6 £339 -66.09%
Buckinghamshire - 6 £375 - 1
Bedfordshire +4 5 £613 -2.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -48 5 £365 +1.93% 2
West Midlands - 5 £350 - 1
Yorkshire +7 4 £350 -30.00%
West Yorkshire +1 4 £350 -
North West -21 4 £397 -26.13%
Wakefield - 4 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £375 -
Bristol -1 3 £315 -68.50%
Manchester -16 3 - -
Chelmsford +12 2 £515 +14.44%
East Midlands +7 2 - - 1
Luton 0 2 £613 +11.36%
Essex -4 2 £515 +14.44%
Hampshire - 2 £450 -
Kent - 2 £350 -
Oxfordshire -2 1 - -
Edinburgh -12 1 £400 +48.14%
Berkshire -15 1 - -
Scotland -23 1 £400 +48.14% 1
West Sussex -26 1 - -

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 138 (79.31%) Finance
2 58 (33.33%) Oracle
3 44 (25.29%) Banking
4 40 (22.99%) SQL
5 39 (22.41%) SAP
5 39 (22.41%) Oracle General Ledger
6 37 (21.26%) Oracle Payables
7 32 (18.39%) Oracle EBS
8 26 (14.94%) Migration
9 24 (13.79%) Workflow
9 24 (13.79%) SAP FI
10 22 (12.64%) Oracle Financials
10 22 (12.64%) Microsoft
10 22 (12.64%) SAP FI/CO
10 22 (12.64%) SAP CO
10 22 (12.64%) Oracle Receivables
10 22 (12.64%) Oracle EBS R12
11 20 (11.49%) Oracle Assets
12 19 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (9.20%) Oracle Applications
13 16 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (9.20%) MS Excel
13 16 (9.20%) PL/SQL
14 15 (8.62%) Oracle Workflow
15 14 (8.05%) Unix
15 14 (8.05%) ERP
16 13 (7.47%) Business Analysis
16 13 (7.47%) Cash Management
17 12 (6.90%) Oracle Cash Management
17 12 (6.90%) Back Office

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 15 (8.62%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.57%) CMS
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (22.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 37 (21.26%) Oracle Payables
3 32 (18.39%) Oracle EBS
4 24 (13.79%) SAP FI
5 22 (12.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 22 (12.64%) Oracle Financials
5 22 (12.64%) Oracle Receivables
5 22 (12.64%) SAP CO
5 22 (12.64%) SAP FI/CO
6 20 (11.49%) Oracle Assets
7 16 (9.20%) Oracle Applications
8 12 (6.90%) Oracle Cash Management
9 7 (4.02%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (4.02%) Oracle E-Business Tax
10 6 (3.45%) Oracle iProcurement
10 6 (3.45%) SAP ERP
10 6 (3.45%) SAP FI-GL
10 6 (3.45%) SAP PSCD
11 5 (2.87%) Oracle 11i
12 4 (2.30%) SAP FI-CA
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.15%) FTP
2 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 11 (6.32%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.02%) Oracle Discoverer
3 7 (4.02%) SAP BW
3 7 (4.02%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.87%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (1.72%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.15%) MS Access
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.87%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.72%) Toad
3 3 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.15%) Subversion
5 1 (0.57%) Ant
5 1 (0.57%) MorphX
5 1 (0.57%) MSTest
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 138 (79.31%) Finance
2 44 (25.29%) Banking
3 12 (6.90%) Back Office
4 11 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.75%) Billing
5 10 (5.75%) Financial Institution
5 10 (5.75%) Retail
6 9 (5.17%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.45%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.87%) Advertising
8 5 (2.87%) Front Office
8 5 (2.87%) International Banking
9 4 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (2.30%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.72%) Legal
10 3 (1.72%) Marketing
11 2 (1.15%) Electronics
11 2 (1.15%) Publishing
12 1 (0.57%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.57%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 56 (32.18%) Analyst
1 56 (32.18%) Consultant
2 30 (17.24%) Business Analyst
3 25 (14.37%) Financial Analyst
4 24 (13.79%) SAP Consultant
5 20 (11.49%) SAP FI Consultant
6 18 (10.34%) Developer
6 18 (10.34%) Oracle Consultant
7 17 (9.77%) Functional Consultant
8 15 (8.62%) Architect
9 14 (8.05%) SAP CO Consultant
9 14 (8.05%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 13 (7.47%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (6.90%) Finance Business Analyst
12 10 (5.75%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 10 (5.75%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 9 (5.17%) Oracle Developer
14 7 (4.02%) Business Systems Analyst
14 7 (4.02%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
14 7 (4.02%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.17%) XML
2 6 (3.45%) SAP XI
3 4 (2.30%) EDI
4 3 (1.72%) .NET
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.57%) FpML
5 1 (0.57%) OAuth
5 1 (0.57%) OpenID
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.57%) PlayReady
5 1 (0.57%) SAML
5 1 (0.57%) SOAP
5 1 (0.57%) Web Services
5 1 (0.57%) Widevine
5 1 (0.57%) WSDL
5 1 (0.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.75%) Derivative
2 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.30%) Data Extraction
4 4 (2.30%) Equities
4 4 (2.30%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.72%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.15%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.15%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.57%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (0.57%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.57%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.57%) Fintech
7 1 (0.57%) FMCG
7 1 (0.57%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.57%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.57%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.05%) Unix
2 1 (0.57%) Linux
2 1 (0.57%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.94%) Migration
2 24 (13.79%) Workflow
3 19 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (9.20%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (8.05%) ERP
6 13 (7.47%) Business Analysis
6 13 (7.47%) Cash Management
7 11 (6.32%) Data Migration
8 10 (5.75%) E-Commerce
8 10 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.17%) Configuration Management
9 9 (5.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (5.17%) Procure-to-Pay
9 9 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (4.60%) CRM
10 8 (4.60%) Project Management
10 8 (4.60%) Revenue Management
11 7 (4.02%) Analytics
11 7 (4.02%) Change Management
11 7 (4.02%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.99%) SQL
2 16 (9.20%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.30%) Java
4 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.15%) C#
5 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.15%) VBA
6 1 (0.57%) C
6 1 (0.57%) Python
6 1 (0.57%) R
6 1 (0.57%) Scala
6 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (4.60%) CCA
2 7 (4.02%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.45%) Degree
4 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.72%) ISEB
5 3 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.72%) SAP Certification
6 2 (1.15%) ACCA
6 2 (1.15%) CIMA
7 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.57%) CCAB
7 1 (0.57%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) QA
2 5 (2.87%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.30%) COREP
3 4 (2.30%) FATCA
4 3 (1.72%) SLA
5 2 (1.15%) GAAP
5 2 (1.15%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.57%) Basel III
6 1 (0.57%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 58 (33.33%) Oracle
2 39 (22.41%) SAP
3 22 (12.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.45%) HP
4 6 (3.45%) IBM
4 6 (3.45%) webMethods
5 5 (2.87%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (2.87%) Siebel
6 3 (1.72%) NetSuite
6 3 (1.72%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.15%) CODA
7 2 (1.15%) Microgen
7 2 (1.15%) Murex
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe
8 1 (0.57%) Ariba
8 1 (0.57%) Cognos
8 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.57%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.57%) SunGard
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