Period
to 21 April 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 21 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
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 698 649 695
Rank change year-on-year -49 +46 -116
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 159 158 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.45% 0.49% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 84 88
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £300 £363 £290
90th Percentile £638 £668 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
England median hourly rate £15.00 - £14.50
UK median hourly rate £15.00 - £14.50

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 35,115 32,484 37,622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.89% 38.12% 38.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,128 21,484 24,807
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £290 £277 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 795 816 921
England median hourly rate £26.22 £25.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.86% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.33 £12.00
90th Percentile £49.90 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +22.22%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -48 73 £495 -5.71% 12
South East -15 34 £488 -7.14% 6
North of England -7 24 £410 +1.49% 2
North West +3 23 £418 +4.97% 2
Midlands -11 15 £425 -9.57% 2
West Midlands -2 9 £494 +7.92% 2
South West +1 7 £425 - 2
East Midlands +2 6 £375 -24.05%
East of England -10 3 £475 +11.76% 1
Yorkshire -11 1 £300 -28.36%
General Ledger
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 142 (89.31%) Finance
2 66 (41.51%) Accounts Payable
3 64 (40.25%) Accounts Receivable
4 57 (35.85%) Oracle
5 46 (28.93%) SAP
6 35 (22.01%) SQL
7 33 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (20.13%) ERP
8 32 (20.13%) Oracle EBS
9 29 (18.24%) Oracle General Ledger
10 23 (14.47%) Oracle Payables
11 22 (13.84%) Banking
12 21 (13.21%) Oracle Receivables
13 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
14 18 (11.32%) Telecoms
14 18 (11.32%) Billing
14 18 (11.32%) Oracle EBS R12
15 17 (10.69%) Migration
15 17 (10.69%) SAP FI
15 17 (10.69%) CRM
16 16 (10.06%) BusinessObjects
16 16 (10.06%) CCA
17 15 (9.43%) SAP XI
17 15 (9.43%) SAP ERP
17 15 (9.43%) Hyperion
17 15 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
17 15 (9.43%) SQL Server
17 15 (9.43%) Back Office
17 15 (9.43%) Cash Management
17 15 (9.43%) SAP Data Services

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 4 (2.52%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.63%) Mongoose
3 1 (0.63%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (20.13%) Oracle EBS
2 29 (18.24%) Oracle General Ledger
3 23 (14.47%) Oracle Payables
4 21 (13.21%) Oracle Receivables
5 18 (11.32%) Oracle EBS R12
6 17 (10.69%) SAP FI
7 15 (9.43%) Oracle Assets
7 15 (9.43%) SAP ERP
7 15 (9.43%) SAP PSCD
8 14 (8.81%) Oracle Financials
8 14 (8.81%) SAP CO
8 14 (8.81%) SAP FI/CO
9 12 (7.55%) Oracle Cash Management
10 9 (5.66%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (5.03%) Elite 3E
11 8 (5.03%) SAP FI-GL
12 7 (4.40%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 6 (3.77%) Oracle ERP
13 6 (3.77%) Oracle iProcurement
13 6 (3.77%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.03%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (1.89%) SaaS
3 2 (1.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) FTP
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.06%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (9.43%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (9.43%) SAP Data Services
2 15 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.55%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (6.92%) Essbase
5 10 (6.29%) Oracle Smart View
6 8 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.89%) Power BI
8 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.89%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.26%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.26%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.26%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) JIRA
2 10 (6.29%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.40%) LSMW
4 3 (1.89%) Subversion
4 3 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.63%) MorphX
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.63%) Toad
5 1 (0.63%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 142 (89.31%) Finance
2 22 (13.84%) Banking
3 18 (11.32%) Billing
3 18 (11.32%) Telecoms
4 15 (9.43%) Back Office
5 12 (7.55%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.40%) Legal
7 5 (3.14%) Law
8 2 (1.26%) Advertising
8 2 (1.26%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.26%) French Language
8 2 (1.26%) Front Office
8 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.26%) Retail
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) German Language
9 1 (0.63%) Hindi Language
9 1 (0.63%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 56 (35.22%) Consultant
2 37 (23.27%) Developer
3 36 (22.64%) Analyst
4 31 (19.50%) SAP Consultant
5 16 (10.06%) SAP FI Consultant
6 14 (8.81%) Oracle Developer
7 13 (8.18%) Business Analyst
7 13 (8.18%) Functional Consultant
7 13 (8.18%) Oracle Consultant
8 12 (7.55%) SAP CO Consultant
8 12 (7.55%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 11 (6.92%) Financial Analyst
10 9 (5.66%) Architect
11 8 (5.03%) Finance Business Analyst
11 8 (5.03%) Project Manager
12 7 (4.40%) Oracle Functional Consultant
13 6 (3.77%) Hyperion Developer
13 6 (3.77%) Java Developer
13 6 (3.77%) Oracle Analyst
13 6 (3.77%) Oracle Financials Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.43%) SAP XI
2 12 (7.55%) .NET
3 10 (6.29%) XML
4 9 (5.66%) Spring
5 8 (5.03%) REST
5 8 (5.03%) SOAP
5 8 (5.03%) Web Services
6 7 (4.40%) .NET Framework
6 7 (4.40%) Spring Boot
6 7 (4.40%) XSLT
7 4 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.89%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.26%) JMS
9 2 (1.26%) SAP CO-PA
10 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.63%) CSS
10 1 (0.63%) Flash
10 1 (0.63%) HTML
10 1 (0.63%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.03%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (3.14%) Derivative
4 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.52%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (2.52%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.52%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.26%) Equities
6 2 (1.26%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.63%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (0.63%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.63%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.40%) Windows
1 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (3.77%) Unix
3 2 (1.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (41.51%) Accounts Payable
2 64 (40.25%) Accounts Receivable
3 33 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (20.13%) ERP
5 17 (10.69%) CRM
5 17 (10.69%) Migration
6 15 (9.43%) Cash Management
6 15 (9.43%) Data Migration
6 15 (9.43%) Master Data Management
6 15 (9.43%) Revenue Management
7 12 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (7.55%) Practice Management
8 11 (6.92%) Planning and Forecasting
8 11 (6.92%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (6.92%) Waterfall
9 10 (6.29%) Data Analysis
9 10 (6.29%) Test Scripting
9 10 (6.29%) Workflow
10 9 (5.66%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (22.01%) SQL
2 14 (8.81%) Java
3 10 (6.29%) PL/SQL
4 7 (4.40%) XPath
5 4 (2.52%) ABAP
6 2 (1.26%) X++
7 1 (0.63%) C
7 1 (0.63%) C#
7 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (10.06%) CCA
2 9 (5.66%) Degree
3 6 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.52%) ACCA
4 4 (2.52%) CIMA
5 2 (1.26%) CCAB
5 2 (1.26%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.63%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) GAAP
1 3 (1.89%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) COREP
2 2 (1.26%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) FINREP
3 1 (0.63%) IFRS
3 1 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.63%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 57 (35.85%) Oracle
2 46 (28.93%) SAP
3 20 (12.58%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.43%) Hyperion
5 14 (8.81%) webMethods
6 12 (7.55%) Intapp
7 4 (2.52%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.26%) Capita
8 2 (1.26%) HP
8 2 (1.26%) hybris
8 2 (1.26%) Microgen
8 2 (1.26%) Pega
8 2 (1.26%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.26%) Workday
9 1 (0.63%) Concur
9 1 (0.63%) Epicor
9 1 (0.63%) Google
9 1 (0.63%) IFS
9 1 (0.63%) Infor
9 1 (0.63%) Murex