Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 235 228
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 +37
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 14 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.37% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
City of London median daily rate £500 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £420 £475 £375
90th Percentile £630 £751 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
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 3,744 3,466 3,663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 52.76% 53.67% 53.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,931 2,737 3,029
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £308
90th Percentile £713 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 28
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £15.99 £19.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -17.97% -1.13%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.10
90th Percentile £38.47 £30.07 £37.95
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.18% -17.50% -4.76%

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 16 July 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 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing General Ledger also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Back Office
4 5 (35.71%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (28.57%) ERP
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (21.43%) SOA
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) Legal
7 2 (14.29%) Spring
7 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (14.29%) Front Office
7 2 (14.29%) SAP
7 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
7 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (14.29%) SAP FI-GL
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
7 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) TDD

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (14.29%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (7.14%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (7.14%) SAP CO
3 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
3 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (7.14%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (7.14%) SAP FI-AR
3 1 (7.14%) SAP FI-BL
3 1 (7.14%) SAP FI-FM
3 1 (7.14%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 14 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Back Office
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Legal
4 2 (14.29%) Front Office
4 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (7.14%) German Language
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) AS400
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Equities
2 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.14%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) iSeries
2 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) ERP
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) Kanban
3 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Accounts Payable
4 1 (7.14%) Accounts Receivable
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.14%) Microservices
4 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ACCA
1 1 (7.14%) CIMA
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) COREP
1 1 (7.14%) IFRS
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) CODA
4 1 (7.14%) Hyperion