Period
to 21 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 219 218
Rank change year-on-year -17 -1 +56
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 12 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.21% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.31% 0.40% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
City of London median daily rate £481 £403 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.50% -32.92% +26.32%
10th Percentile £377 £360 £440
90th Percentile £575 £448 £625
Central London median daily rate £481 £403 £538
% change year-on-year +19.50% -25.12% +13.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

General Ledger is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,870 3,225 3,890
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.36% 52.22% 54.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,099 2,574 3,037
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £325 £319 £290
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 14 35
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £34.85 £53.98 £53.40
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +25.00%

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing General Ledger as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in the City of London

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in the City of London

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for General Ledger in the City of London

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for General Ledger in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) SAP
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (33.33%) ERP
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Use Case
7 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
7 2 (16.67%) UML
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (16.67%) SAP ERP
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
6 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) International Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) E-Business Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) ERP Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Implementation Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) E-Business Support
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (8.33%) Derivative
1 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (8.33%) Equities
1 1 (8.33%) Fixed Income
1 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (8.33%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ERP
1 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Order to Cash
3 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Revenue Recognition
3 2 (16.67%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Service Design
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) PnL Attribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (8.33%) CODA
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Murex