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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 529 500 465
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -35
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 105 165 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the General category 0.54% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 85 109
Median daily rate £450 £478 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.75% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £427
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £28.00 -

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
19455 23463 21809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 36.49% 40.22% 38.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12921 14945 13383
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 486 632 537
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.83 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.39% +6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.38 £49.19 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -32 102 £450 -7.92% 13
London -31 28 £500 -6.54% 6
Tyne and Wear -17 15 £450 - 1
North East -19 15 £450 - 2
East of England +30 14 £475 +6.74%
South East +8 14 £775 +72.22% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -24 14 £448 - 1
West Midlands -21 13 £375 -18.91%
Birmingham -6 9 £388 -
North West -8 9 £350 -30.00%
Berkshire +14 7 - -
South West +4 7 £375 -18.91% 1
Suffolk - 7 £475 -
Ipswich - 7 £475 -
City of London +24 6 £535 -5.93% 1
Bristol -2 4 £345 -26.32% 1
Middlesex - 4 - -
Norfolk - 4 £463 -
Bracknell - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
West Sussex -1 2 - -
Manchester -19 2 £438 +34.61%
Norwich - 2 £450 -
Tamworth - 2 £375 -
Telford - 2 £363 -
Staffordshire - 2 £375 -
Shropshire - 2 £363 -
Cambridgeshire +28 1 - -
Hertfordshire +6 1 £450 +1.12%
Luton -1 1 - -

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 182 (83.11%) Finance
2 91 (41.55%) Oracle
3 69 (31.51%) Oracle Payables
4 64 (29.22%) SQL
5 61 (27.85%) Oracle EBS
6 57 (26.03%) Oracle General Ledger
7 49 (22.37%) Oracle Receivables
7 49 (22.37%) SAP
8 47 (21.46%) Migration
9 40 (18.26%) Banking
10 39 (17.81%) Oracle EBS R12
11 33 (15.07%) Workflow
11 33 (15.07%) Oracle Applications
12 30 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
12 30 (13.70%) Oracle Assets
13 29 (13.24%) PL/SQL
14 28 (12.79%) Cash Management
15 26 (11.87%) Oracle Cash Management
15 26 (11.87%) Oracle Workflow
16 25 (11.42%) Oracle Reports
17 24 (10.96%) SAP FI
18 23 (10.50%) Oracle Forms
18 23 (10.50%) XML
18 23 (10.50%) Unix
18 23 (10.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 22 (10.05%) Oracle Financials
20 21 (9.59%) Microsoft
20 21 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (9.13%) SAP CO
21 20 (9.13%) SAP FI/CO

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 26 (11.87%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (9.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.91%) MS Project
3 2 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 69 (31.51%) Oracle Payables
2 61 (27.85%) Oracle EBS
3 57 (26.03%) Oracle General Ledger
4 49 (22.37%) Oracle Receivables
5 39 (17.81%) Oracle EBS R12
6 33 (15.07%) Oracle Applications
7 30 (13.70%) Oracle Assets
8 26 (11.87%) Oracle Cash Management
9 24 (10.96%) SAP FI
10 22 (10.05%) Oracle Financials
11 20 (9.13%) SAP CO
11 20 (9.13%) SAP FI/CO
12 16 (7.31%) Oracle iProcurement
13 14 (6.39%) Unit4 Business World
14 9 (4.11%) Dynamics AX
14 9 (4.11%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 8 (3.65%) SAP FI-GL
15 8 (3.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 6 (2.74%) SAP MM
17 5 (2.28%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.91%) FTP
2 1 (0.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.42%) Oracle Reports
2 23 (10.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 10 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.11%) Oracle Discoverer
5 8 (3.65%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.74%) SAP BW
6 6 (2.74%) SAP HANA
7 4 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.37%) MS Access
8 3 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.91%) Big Data
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.91%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.46%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.46%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 23 (10.50%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.28%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.46%) Ant
6 1 (0.46%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.46%) Moq
6 1 (0.46%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.46%) Subversion
6 1 (0.46%) Toad
General
1 182 (83.11%) Finance
2 40 (18.26%) Banking
3 14 (6.39%) Manufacturing
3 14 (6.39%) Retail
4 13 (5.94%) Telecoms
5 12 (5.48%) Billing
6 10 (4.57%) Marketing
7 9 (4.11%) Back Office
8 8 (3.65%) Electronics
9 7 (3.20%) Financial Institution
10 6 (2.74%) Retail Banking
11 5 (2.28%) Front Office
11 5 (2.28%) International Banking
11 5 (2.28%) Legal
12 4 (1.83%) Advertising
13 3 (1.37%) Investment Banking
13 3 (1.37%) Publishing
14 1 (0.46%) Czech Language
14 1 (0.46%) Hungarian Language
14 1 (0.46%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 79 (36.07%) Analyst
2 61 (27.85%) Consultant
3 39 (17.81%) Business Analyst
4 29 (13.24%) Financial Analyst
5 25 (11.42%) Developer
6 24 (10.96%) Oracle Consultant
7 19 (8.68%) SAP Consultant
8 18 (8.22%) Oracle Developer
8 18 (8.22%) SAP FI Consultant
9 15 (6.85%) Architect
9 15 (6.85%) E-Business Developer
10 14 (6.39%) Finance Business Analyst
10 14 (6.39%) Functional Consultant
11 13 (5.94%) Business Systems Analyst
11 13 (5.94%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 13 (5.94%) SAP CO Consultant
11 13 (5.94%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 12 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (5.02%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 11 (5.02%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.50%) XML
2 11 (5.02%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.37%) SAP XI
4 2 (0.91%) .NET
4 2 (0.91%) EDI
4 2 (0.91%) WebCenter
5 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (0.46%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (0.46%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.46%) FpML
5 1 (0.46%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.46%) SOAP
5 1 (0.46%) WCF
5 1 (0.46%) WSDL
5 1 (0.46%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.02%) Reference Data
3 9 (4.11%) Derivative
4 7 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.37%) Equities
6 3 (1.37%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.91%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.91%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.91%) SWIFT
7 2 (0.91%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.46%) Contract for Difference
8 1 (0.46%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.46%) Fintech
8 1 (0.46%) FMCG
8 1 (0.46%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.50%) Unix
2 1 (0.46%) Linux
2 1 (0.46%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.46%) Migration
2 33 (15.07%) Workflow
3 30 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (12.79%) Cash Management
5 21 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (9.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (8.68%) Regression Testing
8 18 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (7.76%) Data Migration
10 16 (7.31%) Configuration Management
11 15 (6.85%) Business Analysis
12 13 (5.94%) ERP
13 12 (5.48%) ETL
14 11 (5.02%) E-business
14 11 (5.02%) E-Commerce
14 11 (5.02%) Programme Management
15 10 (4.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (4.11%) Data Mapping
16 9 (4.11%) GAP Analysis
16 9 (4.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (29.22%) SQL
2 29 (13.24%) PL/SQL
3 4 (1.83%) Java
3 4 (1.83%) X++
4 3 (1.37%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.37%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.91%) C#
5 2 (0.91%) VBA
6 1 (0.46%) C
6 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.46%) Python
6 1 (0.46%) R
6 1 (0.46%) Scala
6 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (5.48%) CIMA
2 8 (3.65%) Degree
3 7 (3.20%) ACCA
4 6 (2.74%) CCA
5 5 (2.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.46%) CCAB
7 1 (0.46%) CIPFA
7 1 (0.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.46%) PMP
7 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.46%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.20%) QA
2 6 (2.74%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.91%) Basel III
3 2 (0.91%) COREP
3 2 (0.91%) SLA
3 2 (0.91%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.46%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.46%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 91 (41.55%) Oracle
2 49 (22.37%) SAP
3 21 (9.59%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.94%) HP
5 6 (2.74%) PeopleSoft
6 5 (2.28%) Siebel
7 4 (1.83%) IBM
7 4 (1.83%) OpenText
8 3 (1.37%) NetSuite
8 3 (1.37%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.37%) webMethods
9 2 (0.91%) GoldenSource
9 2 (0.91%) Microgen
9 2 (0.91%) Murex
10 1 (0.46%) Ariba
10 1 (0.46%) ICL
10 1 (0.46%) Intel
10 1 (0.46%) Sun
10 1 (0.46%) SunGard
10 1 (0.46%) Xamarin
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