The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 22 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 63 70
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% 0.71% 0.33%
As % of the General category 0.63% 2.25% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £300 £340 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -27.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.36 £10.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.60% -42.85%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 316 267 294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 37.31% 31.41% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 204 213
Median daily rate £375 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £252 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 9
Median hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.51% +3.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.77 £12.00 £18.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
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 Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bristol region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Financials Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Integration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (25.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP