Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 654 674 588
Rank change year-on-year +20 -86 -13
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 156 196 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the General category 0.46% 0.53% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 121 156
England median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £308 £303
90th Percentile £690 £619 £610
UK median daily rate £500 £440 £451
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.33% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
England median hourly rate £37.68 £12.25 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +207.59% -46.15% +82.00%
10th Percentile £15.57 £10.43 £18.33
90th Percentile £61.79 £14.28 £26.98
UK median hourly rate £37.68 £12.25 £22.75
% change year-on-year +207.59% -46.15% +82.00%

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 34127 37206 39917
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 39.02% 36.66% 38.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22518 25042 25771
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £282 £268 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £631
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 816 881 998
England median hourly rate £24.75 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.83
% change year-on-year - +9.51% +1.47%

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 2017. 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 -10 55 £525 +3.96% 7
South East +41 34 £506 +30.65% 5
North of England +44 23 £356 -10.60% 3
South West +9 16 £520 +48.57%
Midlands +20 15 £450 +20.00% 2
North West +37 13 £361 -14.70% 3
East of England -9 11 £308 -35.11% 1
East Midlands +1 9 £438 - 1
North East +42 7 £325 -21.69%
West Midlands +17 5 £463 +23.33% 1
Yorkshire +32 3 £388 +10.71%
General Ledger
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 England region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 125 (80.13%) Finance
2 48 (30.77%) ERP
3 44 (28.21%) Oracle
4 43 (27.56%) SAP
5 37 (23.72%) Banking
6 32 (20.51%) Oracle Payables
7 30 (19.23%) Oracle Receivables
8 27 (17.31%) Retail
9 23 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (14.10%) Migration
11 21 (13.46%) Microsoft
11 21 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (12.18%) Oracle Assets
13 17 (10.90%) Cash Management
13 17 (10.90%) SQL
13 17 (10.90%) Oracle EBS
13 17 (10.90%) SAP FI
13 17 (10.90%) SAP FI/CO
13 17 (10.90%) SAP CO
13 17 (10.90%) Business Analysis
14 15 (9.62%) SAP BW
14 15 (9.62%) Data Migration
15 14 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
15 14 (8.97%) Oracle Cash Management
15 14 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (8.97%) Data Management
15 14 (8.97%) Dynamics AX
16 13 (8.33%) Telecoms
16 13 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
17 12 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion

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 6 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (3.21%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (20.51%) Oracle Payables
2 30 (19.23%) Oracle Receivables
3 19 (12.18%) Oracle Assets
4 17 (10.90%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (10.90%) SAP CO
4 17 (10.90%) SAP FI
4 17 (10.90%) SAP FI/CO
5 14 (8.97%) Dynamics AX
5 14 (8.97%) Oracle Cash Management
5 14 (8.97%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
7 12 (7.69%) Oracle iProcurement
8 9 (5.77%) SAP ERP
9 8 (5.13%) Oracle Financials
9 8 (5.13%) SAP PSCD
10 6 (3.85%) Oracle FAH
10 6 (3.85%) Oracle Retail
11 5 (3.21%) Oracle ERP
11 5 (3.21%) Unit4 Business World
12 4 (2.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) SaaS
2 3 (1.92%) PaaS
3 2 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) FTP
2 3 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.62%) SAP BW
2 10 (6.41%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.77%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (5.77%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (5.13%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (3.21%) Oracle Smart View
7 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.64%) ActiveReports
10 1 (0.64%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.85%) MorphX
2 4 (2.56%) JIRA
3 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.64%) Subversion
4 1 (0.64%) Toad
4 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 125 (80.13%) Finance
2 37 (23.72%) Banking
3 27 (17.31%) Retail
4 13 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.41%) Manufacturing
6 9 (5.77%) Retail Banking
7 8 (5.13%) Billing
7 8 (5.13%) Investment Banking
8 5 (3.21%) Legal
8 5 (3.21%) Marketing
9 4 (2.56%) Back Office
9 4 (2.56%) Law
10 3 (1.92%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.92%) Front Office
10 3 (1.92%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (1.92%) Spanish Language
11 2 (1.28%) Advertising
11 2 (1.28%) Electronics
11 2 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.64%) French Language
Job Titles
1 53 (33.97%) Consultant
2 33 (21.15%) Analyst
3 24 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
4 16 (10.26%) Functional Consultant
4 16 (10.26%) Project Manager
5 15 (9.62%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.69%) Architect
6 12 (7.69%) Developer
6 12 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
7 10 (6.41%) Financial Analyst
7 10 (6.41%) SAP CO Consultant
7 10 (6.41%) SAP FI Consultant
7 10 (6.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 7 (4.49%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 6 (3.85%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 6 (3.85%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 5 (3.21%) Oracle Analyst
10 5 (3.21%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
10 5 (3.21%) Test Analyst
10 5 (3.21%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (5.13%) SAP XI
3 7 (4.49%) .NET
4 2 (1.28%) MDX
5 1 (0.64%) ActiveX
5 1 (0.64%) EDI
5 1 (0.64%) IDoc
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.64%) SAP CO-PA
5 1 (0.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.49%) Derivative
3 6 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.21%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.28%) AS400
6 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.28%) NHS
6 2 (1.28%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.28%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.64%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.64%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.92%) Unix
2 1 (0.64%) Linux
2 1 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.77%) ERP
2 23 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (14.10%) Migration
4 21 (13.46%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (10.90%) Business Analysis
5 17 (10.90%) Cash Management
6 15 (9.62%) Data Migration
7 14 (8.97%) Data Management
8 12 (7.69%) CRM
8 12 (7.69%) Workflow
9 11 (7.05%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (7.05%) Project Management
10 10 (6.41%) Record to Report
11 9 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.13%) Master Data Management
12 8 (5.13%) Revenue Management
12 8 (5.13%) Test Management
12 8 (5.13%) Test Scripting
13 7 (4.49%) Analytics
13 7 (4.49%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.90%) SQL
2 7 (4.49%) ABAP
3 6 (3.85%) X++
4 5 (3.21%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.92%) VBA
6 2 (1.28%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (1.28%) Java
6 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.64%) C
7 1 (0.64%) C#
7 1 (0.64%) Python
7 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (7.69%) Degree
2 9 (5.77%) CCA
3 5 (3.21%) ISTQB
4 4 (2.56%) ISEB
4 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.92%) MBA
5 3 (1.92%) OCP
6 2 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.28%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.64%) ACCA
7 1 (0.64%) CIMA
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.56%) IFRS
1 4 (2.56%) PMO
1 4 (2.56%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.28%) FATCA
3 2 (1.28%) FINREP
3 2 (1.28%) GAAP
3 2 (1.28%) IFRS 9
3 2 (1.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.64%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) SEPA
4 1 (0.64%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (28.21%) Oracle
2 43 (27.56%) SAP
3 21 (13.46%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.13%) webMethods
5 5 (3.21%) JD Edwards
5 5 (3.21%) PeopleSoft
6 4 (2.56%) Cognos
6 4 (2.56%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.28%) Citrix
7 2 (1.28%) CODA
7 2 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.64%) Concur
8 1 (0.64%) FNZ
8 1 (0.64%) Informatica
8 1 (0.64%) Microgen
8 1 (0.64%) Murex
8 1 (0.64%) Reuters
8 1 (0.64%) Sybase
8 1 (0.64%) Tableau
8 1 (0.64%) Wallstreet Suite
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