Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 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
UK > England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 649 660 646
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14 -57
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 204 184 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the General category 0.58% 0.51% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 103 133
England median daily rate £480 £438 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.71% -1.69% -5.32%
10th Percentile £361 £313 £325
90th Percentile £638 £650 £620
UK median daily rate £478 £438 £443
% change year-on-year +9.14% -1.13% -4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
England median hourly rate - £37.68 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +276.80% -42.86%
UK median hourly rate - £37.68 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +276.80% -42.86%

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 34,977 36,295 36,030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.24% 39.85% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,266 24,237 24,431
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 783 788 898
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.87% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £26.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year -9.62% +13.81% -4.81%

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 26 September 2018.

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
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 26 September 2018. 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 +38 116 £500 - 8
South East +5 41 £565 +25.56% 6
South West -24 12 £413 -15.38%
Midlands -28 12 £388 -3.13% 4
East of England -8 11 £530 +67.46%
North of England -35 11 £463 +15.63% 3
East Midlands +5 7 £425 -2.86% 1
North West -23 7 - - 2
West Midlands -22 5 £375 -6.25% 3
Yorkshire -13 3 £463 - 1
North East -19 1 - -
General Ledger
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 England region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 179 (87.75%) Finance
2 103 (50.49%) Oracle
3 65 (31.86%) ERP
4 57 (27.94%) Oracle General Ledger
4 57 (27.94%) Accounts Payable
5 56 (27.45%) SQL
6 51 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
7 48 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (22.06%) Accounts Receivable
9 44 (21.57%) Oracle EBS R12
10 40 (19.61%) Oracle Payables
11 39 (19.12%) Oracle Receivables
11 39 (19.12%) Oracle Assets
12 36 (17.65%) SAP
13 35 (17.16%) Oracle Financials
13 35 (17.16%) Cash Management
14 29 (14.22%) Oracle Cash Management
14 29 (14.22%) Oracle Reports
15 27 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
16 25 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (12.25%) Migration
17 24 (11.76%) PL/SQL
18 23 (11.27%) CRM
18 23 (11.27%) Oracle Fusion
19 22 (10.78%) Self-Motivation
19 22 (10.78%) Microsoft
19 22 (10.78%) Hyperion
19 22 (10.78%) SAP ERP
19 22 (10.78%) Data Migration
20 21 (10.29%) SAP XI

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 15 (7.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (6.86%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.96%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.49%) CMS
4 1 (0.49%) Confluence
4 1 (0.49%) JBoss
4 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 57 (27.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 51 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 44 (21.57%) Oracle EBS R12
4 40 (19.61%) Oracle Payables
5 39 (19.12%) Oracle Assets
5 39 (19.12%) Oracle Receivables
6 35 (17.16%) Oracle Financials
7 29 (14.22%) Oracle Cash Management
8 22 (10.78%) SAP ERP
9 21 (10.29%) SAP PSCD
10 14 (6.86%) Oracle iProcurement
11 13 (6.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 10 (4.90%) Hyperion Planning
13 9 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (4.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 9 (4.41%) SAP FI
14 7 (3.43%) Oracle AGIS
15 6 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
16 5 (2.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 5 (2.45%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.47%) FTP
2 2 (0.98%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.22%) Oracle Reports
2 21 (10.29%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (10.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 21 (10.29%) SAP Data Services
3 16 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 14 (6.86%) Essbase
4 14 (6.86%) Oracle ODI
5 13 (6.37%) Oracle Smart View
6 11 (5.39%) Oracle Database
6 11 (5.39%) Power BI
6 11 (5.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.41%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (3.43%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.45%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (1.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (8.33%) JIRA
1 17 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.96%) JDeveloper
3 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.49%) Hudson
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.49%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.49%) Subversion
4 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 179 (87.75%) Finance
2 21 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.31%) Banking
4 15 (7.35%) Back Office
5 11 (5.39%) Publishing
6 9 (4.41%) Retail
7 7 (3.43%) Billing
8 6 (2.94%) Investment Banking
8 6 (2.94%) Legal
9 3 (1.47%) Automotive
9 3 (1.47%) Law
10 2 (0.98%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.49%) Advertising
11 1 (0.49%) Front Office
11 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (34.80%) Consultant
2 50 (24.51%) Developer
3 39 (19.12%) Oracle Consultant
4 37 (18.14%) Analyst
5 20 (9.80%) Oracle Developer
5 20 (9.80%) SAP Consultant
6 19 (9.31%) Functional Consultant
7 17 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 16 (7.84%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 15 (7.35%) Architect
9 15 (7.35%) Oracle Financials Consultant
10 13 (6.37%) Hyperion Developer
11 10 (4.90%) Cloud Consultant
11 10 (4.90%) Financial Analyst
11 10 (4.90%) Hyperion Planning Developer
11 10 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.41%) Finance Business Analyst
13 8 (3.92%) Analyst Developer
13 8 (3.92%) Integration Developer
13 8 (3.92%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 21 (10.29%) SAP XI
3 19 (9.31%) XML
4 12 (5.88%) .NET
5 11 (5.39%) Web Services
6 8 (3.92%) Spring
7 7 (3.43%) Middleware
8 6 (2.94%) Spring Boot
9 3 (1.47%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.47%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.47%) CSS
9 3 (1.47%) HTML
10 2 (0.98%) JMS
11 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.49%) SAP BC
11 1 (0.49%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.78%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.45%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.96%) AS400
5 4 (1.96%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (1.47%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.47%) iSeries
7 2 (0.98%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.98%) Derivative
7 2 (0.98%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.98%) Fintech
7 2 (0.98%) Reinsurance
7 2 (0.98%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Fedwire
8 1 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.92%) Unix
2 5 (2.45%) Windows
3 3 (1.47%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (31.86%) ERP
2 57 (27.94%) Accounts Payable
3 48 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (22.06%) Accounts Receivable
5 35 (17.16%) Cash Management
6 27 (13.24%) Problem-Solving
7 25 (12.25%) Migration
8 23 (11.27%) CRM
9 22 (10.78%) Data Migration
10 21 (10.29%) Master Data Management
10 21 (10.29%) Revenue Management
11 20 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (8.33%) SOA
13 16 (7.84%) Workflow
14 15 (7.35%) Procure-to-Pay
14 15 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (6.86%) Data Modelling
15 14 (6.86%) Planning and Forecasting
16 13 (6.37%) Record to Report
17 12 (5.88%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 56 (27.45%) SQL
2 24 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 18 (8.82%) Java
4 7 (3.43%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.96%) C#
5 4 (1.96%) RPG
6 2 (0.98%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.49%) ABAP
7 1 (0.49%) C
7 1 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (10.29%) CCA
2 8 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.94%) CIMA
3 6 (2.94%) Degree
4 5 (2.45%) ACCA
4 5 (2.45%) CFA
4 5 (2.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.47%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.47%) CCAB
6 2 (0.98%) ISEB
7 1 (0.49%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.49%) IIBA
7 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.39%) QA
2 6 (2.94%) IFRS
3 3 (1.47%) GAAP
4 1 (0.49%) GDPR
4 1 (0.49%) MiFID
4 1 (0.49%) SEPA
4 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.47%) Docker
2 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 103 (50.49%) Oracle
2 36 (17.65%) SAP
3 22 (10.78%) Hyperion
3 22 (10.78%) Microsoft
4 20 (9.80%) webMethods
5 8 (3.92%) CODA
6 6 (2.94%) Aderant
7 4 (1.96%) Anaplan
8 3 (1.47%) Cognos
8 3 (1.47%) IBM
8 3 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.98%) BT
9 2 (0.98%) Concur
9 2 (0.98%) Infor
9 2 (0.98%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.98%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.49%) Calypso
10 1 (0.49%) hybris
10 1 (0.49%) Informatica
10 1 (0.49%) Pega