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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
UK
Rank 514 551 482
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -69
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 73 79 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.25%
As % of the General category 0.44% 0.41% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 38 55
Median daily rate £470 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £280 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £18.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £18.25

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
16473 19377 19749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.72% 38.77% 38.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10822 12343 12716
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 413 517 449
Median hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.70 £50.99 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +32 71 £475 - 20
London +4 32 £525 +5.00% 5
South East +19 12 £588 +27.02% 5
West Sussex +4 10 £575 - 1
South West +9 8 £425 +3.65% 1
West Midlands -7 7 £465 +20.00% 1
Wiltshire - 7 £425 -
Swindon - 5 £425 -
Midlands +5 4 £475 -5.00%
City of London -9 4 £391 -34.79%
East Midlands +2 3 £563 +37.19%
Coventry -19 3 £490 +50.76%
North West +28 2 £398 - 3
Manchester +13 2 £398 - 3
Worthing - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
Corsham - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £325 - 1
Berkshire +21 1 £600 - 1
Scotland +20 1 - -
Glasgow +9 1 - -
Bristol +5 1 £416 +30.00% 1
Kent -5 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £575 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £450 -
Suffolk - 1 £425 -
Tamworth - 1 £450 -
Telford - 1 - -

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 157 (84.86%) Finance
2 73 (39.46%) SAP
3 71 (38.38%) Oracle
4 50 (27.03%) Oracle Payables
5 43 (23.24%) Cash Management
6 42 (22.70%) SAP FI
6 42 (22.70%) Oracle EBS
7 39 (21.08%) Oracle General Ledger
8 38 (20.54%) Oracle EBS R12
9 35 (18.92%) Oracle Cash Management
10 34 (18.38%) Oracle Receivables
10 34 (18.38%) ERP
11 33 (17.84%) SQL
12 32 (17.30%) Banking
13 29 (15.68%) SAP CO
14 27 (14.59%) SAP FI/CO
15 26 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (14.05%) BusinessObjects
16 24 (12.97%) Data Management
17 23 (12.43%) Change Management
18 22 (11.89%) Workflow
18 22 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (11.35%) CRM
20 20 (10.81%) CCA
20 20 (10.81%) Oracle Workflow
21 19 (10.27%) Project Management
21 19 (10.27%) SAP BW
22 18 (9.73%) Oracle Financials
22 18 (9.73%) Migration
23 17 (9.19%) Oracle Applications

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 20 (10.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (1.08%) SAS
2 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.54%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.70%) MS Office
3 4 (2.16%) MS Project
4 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 50 (27.03%) Oracle Payables
2 42 (22.70%) Oracle EBS
2 42 (22.70%) SAP FI
3 39 (21.08%) Oracle General Ledger
4 38 (20.54%) Oracle EBS R12
5 35 (18.92%) Oracle Cash Management
6 34 (18.38%) Oracle Receivables
7 29 (15.68%) SAP CO
8 27 (14.59%) SAP FI/CO
9 18 (9.73%) Oracle Financials
10 17 (9.19%) Oracle Applications
10 17 (9.19%) Oracle Assets
11 16 (8.65%) SAP ERP
12 14 (7.57%) SAP PSCD
13 10 (5.41%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 9 (4.86%) SAP FSCM
15 7 (3.78%) Oracle E-Business Tax
16 6 (3.24%) SAP FI-GL
17 5 (2.70%) SAP MM
18 4 (2.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.62%) IaaS
1 3 (1.62%) PaaS
1 3 (1.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) FTP
2 1 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.05%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (10.27%) SAP BW
3 17 (9.19%) SAP Data Services
4 14 (7.57%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (6.49%) Oracle Database
5 12 (6.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (4.86%) OLAP
7 9 (4.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 8 (4.32%) SAP HANA
9 6 (3.24%) MS Access
10 3 (1.62%) Big Data
10 3 (1.62%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
12 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.95%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.08%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.54%) Moq
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.54%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 157 (84.86%) Finance
2 32 (17.30%) Banking
3 14 (7.57%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.95%) Retail
5 8 (4.32%) Billing
6 7 (3.78%) Legal
6 7 (3.78%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.70%) Front Office
7 5 (2.70%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.16%) Back Office
8 4 (2.16%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.16%) German Language
9 2 (1.08%) Advertising
9 2 (1.08%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.08%) Law
10 1 (0.54%) Electronics
10 1 (0.54%) Marketing
10 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (31.35%) Consultant
2 49 (26.49%) Analyst
3 27 (14.59%) SAP Consultant
4 23 (12.43%) Business Analyst
5 22 (11.89%) Oracle Consultant
6 19 (10.27%) SAP FI Consultant
7 17 (9.19%) SAP CO Consultant
7 17 (9.19%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 15 (8.11%) Developer
9 14 (7.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 13 (7.03%) Financial Analyst
11 11 (5.95%) Functional Consultant
12 10 (5.41%) Data Analyst
12 10 (5.41%) Project Manager
12 10 (5.41%) Technical Leader
13 8 (4.32%) Architect
13 8 (4.32%) Finance Manager
13 8 (4.32%) SAP Analyst
14 7 (3.78%) Data Business Analyst
14 7 (3.78%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.57%) SAP XI
2 6 (3.24%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (3.24%) XML
3 4 (2.16%) .NET
4 3 (1.62%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.54%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (0.54%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.54%) Middleware
5 1 (0.54%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.54%) WCF
5 1 (0.54%) Web Services
5 1 (0.54%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.24%) Data Conversion
3 6 (3.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (3.24%) Reference Data
4 4 (2.16%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.16%) Derivative
5 3 (1.62%) AS400
5 3 (1.62%) Equities
5 3 (1.62%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.62%) PMI
6 2 (1.08%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.08%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.54%) FMCG
7 1 (0.54%) IVR
7 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (23.24%) Cash Management
2 34 (18.38%) ERP
3 26 (14.05%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (12.97%) Data Management
5 23 (12.43%) Change Management
6 22 (11.89%) Workflow
7 21 (11.35%) CRM
8 19 (10.27%) Project Management
9 18 (9.73%) Migration
10 16 (8.65%) DevOps
11 15 (8.11%) Revenue Management
12 14 (7.57%) Master Data Management
13 13 (7.03%) Test Management
14 12 (6.49%) Business Analysis
14 12 (6.49%) Software Engineering
15 11 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (5.95%) ETL
15 11 (5.95%) Unit Testing
16 9 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (4.32%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.84%) SQL
2 14 (7.57%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.16%) C#
4 4 (2.16%) VBA
5 3 (1.62%) C
5 3 (1.62%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.62%) RPG
6 2 (1.08%) Java
6 2 (1.08%) Perl
6 2 (1.08%) Python
6 2 (1.08%) Ruby
6 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.54%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.54%) RPG/400
7 1 (0.54%) X++
Qualifications
1 20 (10.81%) CCA
2 11 (5.95%) Degree
2 11 (5.95%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.86%) CIMA
4 8 (4.32%) ACCA
5 7 (3.78%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.62%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.62%) PMP
8 2 (1.08%) APMP
9 1 (0.54%) ISEB
9 1 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.54%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.70%) QA
2 3 (1.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (1.62%) SLA
3 2 (1.08%) Basel III
3 2 (1.08%) P3O
4 1 (0.54%) FINREP
4 1 (0.54%) IAS 39
4 1 (0.54%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (39.46%) SAP
2 71 (38.38%) Oracle
3 14 (7.57%) webMethods
4 12 (6.49%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.86%) PeopleSoft
6 6 (3.24%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.16%) Sybase
8 3 (1.62%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.62%) OpenText
8 3 (1.62%) Siebel
9 2 (1.08%) Cognos
9 2 (1.08%) HP
9 2 (1.08%) IFS
9 2 (1.08%) Informatica
9 2 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.08%) Sun
10 1 (0.54%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.54%) IBM
10 1 (0.54%) Microgen
10 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
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