The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 25 June 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 64 64
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.17% 0.98% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.48% 2.82% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £475 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £476
% change year-on-year +12.50% -16.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.36 £10.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +3.60% -56.04%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 207 284 268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 34.27% 34.85% 35.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 211 186
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £28.75 £37.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.29% +138.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £36.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £37.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO-PA
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP CO-PA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP