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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 541 484 503
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +19
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 99 152 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.47% 0.70% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 98 63
Average daily rate £451 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £282 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -

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
20917 21584 21185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.44% 38.72% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13791 13321 13152
Average daily rate £450 £432 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 475 535 569
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.61 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £43.50 £46.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -71 93 £451 +0.11% 6
London -44 54 £505 +12.22% 1
City of London +32 11 £500 -
South East -24 9 £313 -30.55% 2
North East -27 8 £365 -14.14%
Tyne and Wear -31 8 £365 -14.14%
East of England +8 6 £613 +27.60% 1
North West -14 6 £517 -1.47% 1
West Midlands -16 5 £350 -12.50%
Newcastle upon Tyne -36 5 £365 -14.14%
South West +2 4 £322 -56.40%
Bedfordshire +1 4 £613 -2.00%
Manchester -8 4 - -
West Sussex -13 4 - - 1
Berkshire +8 2 - -
Bristol 0 2 £270 -73.00%
Luton -3 2 £613 +11.36%
Edinburgh -13 2 £400 +34.45%
Scotland -24 2 £400 +34.45%
Worthing -30 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Chelmsford +9 1 £620 +37.77%
Swindon +4 1 £328 -30.92%
Merseyside +3 1 £397 -
Birmingham +3 1 £350 -11.39%
Essex +2 1 £620 +37.77%
Yorkshire +1 1 £350 -30.00% 1
Wiltshire -2 1 £328 -30.92%
Cheshire -7 1 £638 -
Somerset - 1 £350 -

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 142 (79.78%) Finance
2 59 (33.15%) Oracle
3 52 (29.21%) Banking
4 46 (25.84%) SQL
5 40 (22.47%) SAP
6 37 (20.79%) Oracle General Ledger
7 36 (20.22%) Oracle Payables
8 34 (19.10%) Oracle EBS
9 30 (16.85%) Migration
10 26 (14.61%) Oracle EBS R12
11 24 (13.48%) SAP FI
11 24 (13.48%) Oracle Financials
11 24 (13.48%) SAP FI/CO
11 24 (13.48%) SAP CO
12 23 (12.92%) Workflow
13 22 (12.36%) Oracle Receivables
14 20 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (11.24%) Microsoft
15 19 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (10.11%) ERP
16 18 (10.11%) PL/SQL
17 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
17 17 (9.55%) Oracle Assets
18 16 (8.99%) Oracle Applications
18 16 (8.99%) Oracle Workflow
19 15 (8.43%) Business Analysis
19 15 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
19 15 (8.43%) Oracle Reports
19 15 (8.43%) Back Office
20 14 (7.87%) Unix

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (8.99%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.56%) CMS
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (20.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 36 (20.22%) Oracle Payables
3 34 (19.10%) Oracle EBS
4 26 (14.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 24 (13.48%) Oracle Financials
5 24 (13.48%) SAP CO
5 24 (13.48%) SAP FI
5 24 (13.48%) SAP FI/CO
6 22 (12.36%) Oracle Receivables
7 17 (9.55%) Oracle Assets
8 16 (8.99%) Oracle Applications
9 12 (6.74%) Oracle Cash Management
10 9 (5.06%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 8 (4.49%) SAP ERP
11 8 (4.49%) SAP PSCD
12 7 (3.93%) Oracle iProcurement
13 6 (3.37%) SAP FI-CA
14 5 (2.81%) SAP FI-GL
15 4 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
15 4 (2.25%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.12%) FTP
2 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.56%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.43%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (8.43%) Oracle Reports
2 14 (7.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 9 (5.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.49%) SAP BW
5 7 (3.93%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (3.93%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.25%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.69%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (1.69%) MS Access
9 3 (1.69%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (1.12%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 12 (6.74%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.25%) JIRA
3 4 (2.25%) Toad
4 3 (1.69%) Subversion
4 3 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.56%) Ant
5 1 (0.56%) MorphX
5 1 (0.56%) MSTest
General
1 142 (79.78%) Finance
2 52 (29.21%) Banking
3 15 (8.43%) Back Office
4 13 (7.30%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.74%) Billing
6 9 (5.06%) Financial Institution
7 8 (4.49%) Investment Banking
8 7 (3.93%) Front Office
8 7 (3.93%) Manufacturing
8 7 (3.93%) Retail
9 6 (3.37%) Advertising
10 5 (2.81%) International Banking
11 4 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (2.25%) Retail Banking
12 2 (1.12%) Legal
12 2 (1.12%) Marketing
13 1 (0.56%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.56%) Hungarian Language
13 1 (0.56%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.56%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 60 (33.71%) Consultant
2 51 (28.65%) Analyst
3 25 (14.04%) Business Analyst
3 25 (14.04%) Financial Analyst
4 24 (13.48%) SAP Consultant
5 20 (11.24%) Oracle Consultant
5 20 (11.24%) SAP FI Consultant
6 19 (10.67%) Developer
7 16 (8.99%) Functional Consultant
8 14 (7.87%) SAP CO Consultant
8 14 (7.87%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 12 (6.74%) Architect
10 11 (6.18%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 11 (6.18%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (5.62%) Finance Business Analyst
11 10 (5.62%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 10 (5.62%) Report Analyst
12 9 (5.06%) Banking Analyst
13 8 (4.49%) Oracle Developer
14 7 (3.93%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.49%) SAP XI
2 7 (3.93%) XML
3 5 (2.81%) .NET
4 4 (2.25%) EDI
5 1 (0.56%) FpML
5 1 (0.56%) OAuth
5 1 (0.56%) OpenID
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.56%) PlayReady
5 1 (0.56%) SAML
5 1 (0.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.56%) Widevine
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.06%) Derivative
3 7 (3.93%) Data Extraction
3 7 (3.93%) Fixed Income
4 6 (3.37%) Market Risk
5 5 (2.81%) Credit Risk
5 5 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.25%) Equities
6 4 (2.25%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.12%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.56%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.56%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.56%) Fintech
9 1 (0.56%) FMCG
9 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.56%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.87%) Unix
2 2 (1.12%) Linux
3 1 (0.56%) HPUX
3 1 (0.56%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.85%) Migration
2 23 (12.92%) Workflow
3 20 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (10.11%) ERP
6 15 (8.43%) Business Analysis
7 14 (7.87%) Data Migration
8 13 (7.30%) Cash Management
9 11 (6.18%) Project Management
10 10 (5.62%) Revenue Management
10 10 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (5.06%) Analytics
11 9 (5.06%) Software Testing
12 8 (4.49%) Configuration Management
12 8 (4.49%) CRM
13 7 (3.93%) Anti-Money Laundering
13 7 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (3.93%) Data Analytics
13 7 (3.93%) Security Testing
13 7 (3.93%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (25.84%) SQL
2 18 (10.11%) PL/SQL
3 4 (2.25%) C#
4 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.69%) VBA
5 2 (1.12%) Java
5 2 (1.12%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.56%) C
6 1 (0.56%) Perl
6 1 (0.56%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.56%) VB
6 1 (0.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (7.30%) CCA
2 7 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) ACCA
3 6 (3.37%) CIMA
3 6 (3.37%) Degree
4 4 (2.25%) ISEB
4 4 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.69%) APMP
5 3 (1.69%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.56%) CCAB
6 1 (0.56%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.06%) QA
2 7 (3.93%) FATCA
3 5 (2.81%) COREP
3 5 (2.81%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.25%) SLA
5 2 (1.12%) GAAP
6 1 (0.56%) Basel III
6 1 (0.56%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.56%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (33.15%) Oracle
2 40 (22.47%) SAP
3 20 (11.24%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.49%) HP
4 8 (4.49%) webMethods
5 6 (3.37%) IBM
6 5 (2.81%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.81%) Siebel
7 3 (1.69%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.12%) Amdocs
8 2 (1.12%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.56%) Adobe
9 1 (0.56%) Ariba
9 1 (0.56%) Capita
9 1 (0.56%) CODA
9 1 (0.56%) Endeca
9 1 (0.56%) ICL
9 1 (0.56%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.56%) Reuters
9 1 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
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