The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

General Ledger
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 125 -
Rank change year-on-year +29 -  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.080% -
As % of the General category 0.39% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £431
% change year-on-year +13.33% -13.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 -

General Ledger is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 775 998 1215
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 42.37% 40.16% 41.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 413 548
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.12 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £49.00 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.00%  

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing General Ledger as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in Berkshire

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in Berkshire

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for General Ledger in Berkshire

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Newbury - 1 £600 -
Reading - 1 £275 -
Slough - 1 - -
General Ledger
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (33.33%) CIMA
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) IAS 39
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) IFRS
2 1 (33.33%) IFRS 9
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (33.33%) ACCA
2 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP CO Support
2 1 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO Support
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Support
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ACCA
1 1 (33.33%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) IAS 39
1 1 (33.33%) IFRS
1 1 (33.33%) IFRS 9
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP