Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 239 233
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +25
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 23 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.64% 0.33% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 5
City of London median daily rate £544 £500 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +13.64% -18.14%
10th Percentile £425 £421 £376
90th Percentile £675 £582 £589
Central London median daily rate £504 £500 £440
% change year-on-year +0.75% +13.64% -18.14%
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 3,596 3,905 3,507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 51.17% 56.35% 52.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,782 3,155 2,856
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £520 £475
% change year-on-year +0.96% +9.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 32 25
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.88 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.42% +4.38% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.57 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.65 £33.25 £56.12
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.78% +2.50% -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 23 October 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 23 October 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 22 (95.65%) Finance
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle
3 11 (47.83%) Oracle General Ledger
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (39.13%) ERP
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) SOA
6 7 (30.43%) Java
6 7 (30.43%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) Back Office
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (26.09%) Cash Management
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle Payables
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle Cash Management
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Assets
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle FAH
9 3 (13.04%) Accounts Payable
9 3 (13.04%) Banking
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (13.04%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (13.04%) CODA
10 2 (8.70%) ACCA
10 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (8.70%) Legal

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 7 (30.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (39.13%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Cash Management
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Assets
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle FAH
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (4.35%) CODA-Financials
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) PowerDesigner
General
1 22 (95.65%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Back Office
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Billing
4 2 (8.70%) Legal
5 1 (4.35%) Advertising
5 1 (4.35%) Front Office
5 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Architect
1 7 (30.43%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modeller
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) RPG Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) AS400
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.35%) iSeries
2 1 (4.35%) Reinsurance
2 1 (4.35%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) ERP
2 7 (30.43%) SOA
3 6 (26.09%) Cash Management
4 3 (13.04%) Accounts Payable
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.35%) Accounts Receivable
6 1 (4.35%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (4.35%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 1 (4.35%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) E-business
6 1 (4.35%) Line Management
6 1 (4.35%) Organisational Learning
6 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) RPG
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ACCA
1 2 (8.70%) CIMA
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) IFRS
2 1 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) CODA
3 3 (13.04%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (4.35%) Aderant
4 1 (4.35%) Hyperion