Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 218 211
Rank change year-on-year -31 -7 +47
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 9 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the General category 0.24% 0.31% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 11
City of London median daily rate £520 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £388 £380 £388
90th Percentile £588 £751 £625
Central London median daily rate £520 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +4.00% -2.44% +7.89%
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 3,779 3,258 3,589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 53.67% 52.63% 54.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,983 2,539 2,897
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £321 £300
90th Percentile £725 £675 £669
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 32 26
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.99 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.58% -15.60% +25.94%
10th Percentile £13.60 £13.37 £15.64
90th Percentile £46.50 £30.04 £53.13
Central London median hourly rate £21.25 £20.54 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.46% -8.71% +25.47%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) Back Office
4 3 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Front Office
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) SAP
5 2 (22.22%) ERP
5 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (22.22%) Derivative
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Equities
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Accounts Payable
5 2 (22.22%) Spring Boot
5 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) SAP FI-GL
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 1 (11.11%) COREP
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (11.11%) Docker

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 1 (11.11%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI-GL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI-AR
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI-BL
2 1 (11.11%) SAP FI-FM
2 1 (11.11%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Back Office
2 3 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Billing
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (11.11%) German Language
4 1 (11.11%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Finance Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Market Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Product Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
1 2 (22.22%) Spring Boot
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) Flash
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Derivative
1 2 (22.22%) Equities
1 2 (22.22%) Fixed Income
1 2 (22.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 2 (22.22%) Accounts Payable
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Kanban
2 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Accounts Receivable
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Fund Management
3 1 (11.11%) Practice Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ACCA
1 1 (11.11%) CIMA
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COREP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP ALM
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Intapp
3 1 (11.11%) Murex
3 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft