Period
to 13 December 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 6 months to 13 December 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 619 674 695
Rank change year-on-year +55 +21 -30
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 129 198 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.52% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 117 112
England median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £343 £366 £313
90th Percentile £619 £627 £538
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
England median hourly rate £24.62 £92.80 £65.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.47% +42.77% -
10th Percentile £15.31 £25.24 £62.50
90th Percentile £33.04 £160.05 £67.50
UK median hourly rate £24.62 £92.80 £65.00
% change year-on-year -73.47% +42.77% -

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 27,123 38,112 40,889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.29% 39.64% 43.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,712 25,339 27,347
England median daily rate £491 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £280 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £675 £671
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 879 1,015 982
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.59 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.92% -6.15% +15.00%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.25 £11.72
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +3.53% -5.56% +12.50%

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing General Ledger as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in England

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in England

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for General Ledger in England

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for General Ledger in England

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for General Ledger in England

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 13 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 65 £525 +10.53% 8
South East +72 40 £494 -10.23% 14
North of England +29 9 £425 +2.41% 1
South West +7 6 £313 -30.56%
Midlands +57 5 £500 +36.99%
North West +11 5 £525 +31.25% 1
East of England +36 4 £500 -13.04%
West Midlands +44 3 - -
North East +30 3 - -
East Midlands +29 2 £500 +40.85%
Yorkshire +30 1 £325 -22.16%
General Ledger
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 110 (85.27%) Finance
2 66 (51.16%) Accounts Payable
3 55 (42.64%) Accounts Receivable
4 52 (40.31%) Oracle
5 47 (36.43%) ERP
6 39 (30.23%) Oracle Payables
7 34 (26.36%) Oracle Receivables
8 32 (24.81%) Oracle Assets
8 32 (24.81%) Cash Management
8 32 (24.81%) Oracle General Ledger
9 29 (22.48%) Oracle Cash Management
10 27 (20.93%) SAP
11 21 (16.28%) Oracle Fusion
12 19 (14.73%) Migration
13 18 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (13.95%) Oracle Financials
14 17 (13.18%) Oracle EBS
14 17 (13.18%) Oracle EBS R12
15 15 (11.63%) SAP ERP
15 15 (11.63%) Procure-to-Pay
15 15 (11.63%) Workflow
15 15 (11.63%) SQL
16 14 (10.85%) CRM
16 14 (10.85%) Billing
16 14 (10.85%) User Acceptance Testing
17 13 (10.08%) Telecoms
17 13 (10.08%) BusinessObjects
17 13 (10.08%) CCA
17 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Excel
18 12 (9.30%) PL/SQL

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (7.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.55%) Appian
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (3.10%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 39 (30.23%) Oracle Payables
2 34 (26.36%) Oracle Receivables
3 32 (24.81%) Oracle Assets
3 32 (24.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 29 (22.48%) Oracle Cash Management
5 18 (13.95%) Oracle Financials
6 17 (13.18%) Oracle EBS
6 17 (13.18%) Oracle EBS R12
7 15 (11.63%) SAP ERP
8 12 (9.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 12 (9.30%) SAP FI
9 11 (8.53%) SAP PSCD
10 8 (6.20%) Oracle iProcurement
10 8 (6.20%) SAP S/4HANA
11 7 (5.43%) NetSuite
11 7 (5.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
12 6 (4.65%) Oracle FAH
12 6 (4.65%) SAP FI-CA
13 5 (3.88%) Oracle ERP
13 5 (3.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Internet
1 1 (0.78%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (0.78%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.08%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (8.53%) SAP Data Services
3 9 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle BI EE
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (3.10%) QlikView
5 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.33%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.78%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (3.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.78%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.78%) LSMW
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 110 (85.27%) Finance
2 14 (10.85%) Billing
3 13 (10.08%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.75%) Public Sector
5 9 (6.98%) Banking
6 4 (3.10%) Retail
7 3 (2.33%) Legal
7 3 (2.33%) Local Government
8 2 (1.55%) International Banking
9 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (38.76%) Analyst
2 45 (34.88%) Consultant
3 20 (15.50%) Business Analyst
4 19 (14.73%) Financial Analyst
4 19 (14.73%) Oracle Consultant
5 18 (13.95%) SAP Consultant
6 12 (9.30%) Functional Consultant
7 11 (8.53%) SAP FI Consultant
8 10 (7.75%) Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (7.75%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 9 (6.98%) Oracle Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Finance Business Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 8 (6.20%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 7 (5.43%) SAP Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) Cloud Consultant
12 6 (4.65%) Data Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) Functional Analyst
12 6 (4.65%) Oracle P2P Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.28%) Oracle Fusion
2 11 (8.53%) SAP XI
3 7 (5.43%) XML
4 3 (2.33%) Web Services
5 2 (1.55%) Middleware
6 1 (0.78%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.78%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.20%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.10%) EFT
4 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.78%) Derivative
5 1 (0.78%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (51.16%) Accounts Payable
2 55 (42.64%) Accounts Receivable
3 47 (36.43%) ERP
4 32 (24.81%) Cash Management
5 19 (14.73%) Migration
6 18 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (11.63%) Procure-to-Pay
7 15 (11.63%) Workflow
8 14 (10.85%) CRM
8 14 (10.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (9.30%) Record to Report
10 11 (8.53%) Master Data Management
10 11 (8.53%) Revenue Management
11 9 (6.98%) Project Management
12 8 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (6.20%) Change Management
12 8 (6.20%) Data Migration
12 8 (6.20%) Decision-Making
12 8 (6.20%) System Integration Testing
12 8 (6.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.63%) SQL
2 12 (9.30%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.55%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) CCA
2 6 (4.65%) ACCA
2 6 (4.65%) CIMA
3 4 (3.10%) Degree
3 4 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.78%) CFA
5 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.78%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.43%) IFRS
2 5 (3.88%) QA
2 5 (3.88%) SEPA
3 3 (2.33%) SLA
4 2 (1.55%) GAAP
4 2 (1.55%) GDPR
4 2 (1.55%) PMO
4 2 (1.55%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.78%) COREP
5 1 (0.78%) FINREP
5 1 (0.78%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 52 (40.31%) Oracle
2 27 (20.93%) SAP
3 12 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.53%) webMethods
5 2 (1.55%) Anaplan
5 2 (1.55%) Ariba
5 2 (1.55%) Concur
5 2 (1.55%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.55%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.55%) Sun
6 1 (0.78%) CA
6 1 (0.78%) IFS
6 1 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.78%) Workday