Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 233 251
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18 +5
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 14 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.35% 0.39% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 11
City of London median daily rate £494 £430 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.77% -20.00% +13.16%
10th Percentile £381 £361 £415
90th Percentile £579 £580 £625
Central London median daily rate £494 £430 £538
% change year-on-year +14.77% -20.00% +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 3950 3553 4990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 55.79% 52.95% 53.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3180 2872 3895
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +5.41%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £296
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 49
City of London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.86 £11.23 £12.00
90th Percentile £36.95 £48.21 £40.40
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +7.89%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) ERP
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (14.29%) CODA
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (14.29%) Revenue Recognition
7 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables

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 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (14.29%) SAP ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (7.14%) SAP CRM
6 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
6 1 (7.14%) SAP FI-GL
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Front Office
3 1 (7.14%) International Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Law
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) E-Business Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Financial Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
1 1 (7.14%) Derivative
1 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
1 1 (7.14%) Equities
1 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
1 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (7.14%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ERP
1 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Change Management
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Order to Cash
3 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (14.29%) Revenue Recognition
3 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Service Design
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (14.29%) CODA
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Murex
5 1 (7.14%) Reuters
5 1 (7.14%) Tableau