The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Ledger
Rank 70 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.65% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the General category 2.63% 1.64% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
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£438 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £180 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £410 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £315 £437
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -56.25%
General Ledger
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
190 183 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.64% 33.15% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 138 137
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £238 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £10.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £8.98 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.50 £10.92 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing General Ledger across the Wales region.

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in Wales

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 19 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
South Wales -8 4 £475 +16.92% 1
General Ledger
UK

General Ledger
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 4 (80.00%) Agresso
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Back Office
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle AGIS
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Agresso
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
1 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (20.00%) Cash Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle