The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 25 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 116 141
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 8 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.35% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the General category 1.19% 1.05% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Median daily rate £317 £594 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.69% +24.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £438 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £615 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £476
% change year-on-year +12.50% -16.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.36 £10.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +3.60% -56.04%  

General Ledger is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 674 855 909
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.29% 34.28% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 437 512
Median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £205 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 92 76
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% -41.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £12.20 £16.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing General Ledger as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in the East of England

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in the East of England

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for General Ledger in the East of England

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for General Ledger in the East of England

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 2 £356 -20.83%
Bedfordshire -11 2 £288 -53.06%
Norfolk - 2 £700 -
Suffolk - 2 £298 -
General Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Cash Management
4 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Data Conversion
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (18.18%) Data Deduplication
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Assets
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
4 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
4 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (9.09%) SAP FI-GL
4 1 (9.09%) SAP MDG
4 1 (9.09%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MorphX
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Integration Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
2 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (9.09%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
2 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Cash Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Data Conversion
3 2 (18.18%) Data Deduplication
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Order to Cash
4 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (9.09%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
2 2 (18.18%) X++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP