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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Ledger
Rank 107 106 96
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.048% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.71% 0.14% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
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£355 £265 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.96% -35.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £265 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £265 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 - -
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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
703 698 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.49% 33.30% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 368 207
Average daily rate £375 £368 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 40 69
Average hourly rate £26.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

General Ledger
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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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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
Birmingham - 1 £410 - 3
Shropshire - - - -
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (44.44%) Workflow
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Toad
3 4 (44.44%) SLA
3 4 (44.44%) Cash Management
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle FAH
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
5 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
5 2 (22.22%) SAP SD
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (22.22%) Cognos
5 2 (22.22%) ABAP
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle FAH
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (22.22%) SAP CO
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
4 2 (22.22%) SAP SD
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle TCA
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Financials Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) SAP CO Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll Functional Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Payroll Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
1 4 (44.44%) Cash Management
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) ABAP
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
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