The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General Ledger
Rank 131 115 121
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 11 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the General category 1.29% 0.37% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Median daily rate £375 £463 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +71.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £463 £425
% change year-on-year
-12.43% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.00 £28.00 -
% change year-on-year
-64.28% -
General Ledger
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
856 814 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.17% 33.92% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 508 345
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £215 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £519 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 48 57
Median hourly rate £15.75 £31.44 £33.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.90% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £13.50 £18.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing General Ledger as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

General Ledger Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

General Ledger
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

General Ledger Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

General Ledger
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the West Midlands region.

General Ledger Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Birmingham -3 9 £388 -
Staffordshire - 2 £375 -
Walsall - 1 £350 -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
1 10 (62.50%) Cash Management
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Assets
3 8 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) ERP
6 3 (18.75%) E-business
7 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
8 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
8 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
8 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.25%) Banking

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Assets
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
6 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
6 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
6 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Czech Language
2 1 (6.25%) Slovak Language
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Process Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financials Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Cash Management
2 6 (37.50%) Data Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) E-business
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Information Management
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Internal Audit
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) SAP