Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 681 661 644
Rank change year-on-year -20 -17 +3
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 168 180 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.51% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 109 103
England median daily rate £475 £425 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -8.60% +0.54%
10th Percentile £337 £310 £367
90th Percentile £625 £557 £620
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £465
% change year-on-year +11.76% -8.60% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
England median hourly rate £92.80 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +518.65% - -
UK median hourly rate £92.80 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +518.65% - -

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 32,774 35,920 33,058
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 36.22% 38.93% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,849 24,118 22,124
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 799 838
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £12.70 £12.29 £11.32
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -5.66%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +43 124 £475 - 20
South East -22 20 £565 +29.14% 6
North of England -22 15 £400 - 5
Yorkshire -5 8 £400 +39.13% 2
North West -16 6 £400 - 2
South West -40 4 £488 +27.95% 2
East of England 0 3 - - 2
East Midlands +8 2 £355 +37.60% 1
Midlands -24 2 £355 -11.25% 4
North East -7 1 - - 1
General Ledger
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 151 (89.88%) Finance
2 81 (48.21%) Oracle
3 49 (29.17%) ERP
4 48 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
5 46 (27.38%) Cash Management
6 45 (26.79%) Accounts Payable
6 45 (26.79%) Accounts Receivable
7 43 (25.60%) Oracle General Ledger
8 42 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
9 41 (24.40%) SQL
10 38 (22.62%) Oracle Receivables
11 33 (19.64%) Oracle Assets
12 30 (17.86%) SAP
13 28 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
14 25 (14.88%) Procure-to-Pay
14 25 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (13.69%) Oracle Financials
15 23 (13.69%) Oracle EBS
15 23 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (12.50%) Microsoft
17 20 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
18 17 (10.12%) Order to Cash
18 17 (10.12%) Record to Report
19 16 (9.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
19 16 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
20 15 (8.93%) ETL
20 15 (8.93%) Oracle Internet Expenses
21 14 (8.33%) Oracle FAH
21 14 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement

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 9 (5.36%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.79%) Confluence
3 3 (1.79%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.60%) JBoss
4 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 43 (25.60%) Oracle General Ledger
3 42 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
4 38 (22.62%) Oracle Receivables
5 33 (19.64%) Oracle Assets
6 28 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
7 23 (13.69%) Oracle EBS
7 23 (13.69%) Oracle Financials
8 16 (9.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 15 (8.93%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 14 (8.33%) Oracle FAH
10 14 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
11 10 (5.95%) Oracle E-Business Tax
11 10 (5.95%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 8 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
12 8 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
12 8 (4.76%) SAP ERP
12 8 (4.76%) SAP PSCD
13 6 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
14 3 (1.79%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
2 10 (5.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.19%) Broadband
1 2 (1.19%) GPRS
1 2 (1.19%) GSM
1 2 (1.19%) Internet
2 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.95%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (5.36%) Power BI
3 9 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 8 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
5 7 (4.17%) SAP BW
6 6 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (2.38%) SAP HANA
7 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.79%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.79%) Oracle Smart View
9 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.19%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.60%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) JIRA
1 2 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.60%) Hudson
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.60%) PeopleTools
2 1 (0.60%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (0.60%) Subversion
2 1 (0.60%) Toad
2 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 151 (89.88%) Finance
2 14 (8.33%) Banking
3 13 (7.74%) Billing
4 12 (7.14%) Retail
5 9 (5.36%) Publishing
5 9 (5.36%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.57%) Legal
7 5 (2.98%) Back Office
8 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.79%) Law
10 2 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.19%) Marketing
10 2 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.60%) Advertising
11 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (36.31%) Consultant
2 46 (27.38%) Analyst
3 33 (19.64%) Oracle Consultant
4 28 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 19 (11.31%) Developer
6 16 (9.52%) Functional Consultant
6 16 (9.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 15 (8.93%) Financial Analyst
8 12 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 9 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 9 (5.36%) Power BI Developer
9 9 (5.36%) SAP Consultant
10 8 (4.76%) Applications Support
10 8 (4.76%) Architect
10 8 (4.76%) Finance Business Analyst
11 6 (3.57%) Cloud Consultant
11 6 (3.57%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
11 6 (3.57%) Project Manager
12 5 (2.98%) Oracle Analyst
12 5 (2.98%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (4.76%) SAP XI
3 6 (3.57%) .NET
4 2 (1.19%) Middleware
4 2 (1.19%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.60%) J2EE
5 1 (0.60%) Spring
5 1 (0.60%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) Robotics
3 6 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (2.98%) Reinsurance
5 4 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (2.38%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.19%) FMCG
6 2 (1.19%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.19%) IPTV
6 2 (1.19%) iSeries
7 1 (0.60%) AS400
7 1 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (0.60%) EFT
7 1 (0.60%) Fedwire
7 1 (0.60%) Fintech
7 1 (0.60%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.98%) Unix
2 2 (1.19%) Linux
2 2 (1.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (29.17%) ERP
2 46 (27.38%) Cash Management
3 45 (26.79%) Accounts Payable
3 45 (26.79%) Accounts Receivable
4 25 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (14.88%) Procure-to-Pay
5 17 (10.12%) Order to Cash
5 17 (10.12%) Record to Report
6 16 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (8.93%) ETL
8 14 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 14 (8.33%) Migration
9 12 (7.14%) CRM
9 12 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.95%) Analytics
10 10 (5.95%) Data Analysis
10 10 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
10 10 (5.95%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (5.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.40%) SQL
2 9 (5.36%) Java
3 8 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 7 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.79%) RPG
6 2 (1.19%) C
6 2 (1.19%) C++
6 2 (1.19%) Perl
6 2 (1.19%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.19%) RPG IV
7 1 (0.60%) ABAP
7 1 (0.60%) C#
7 1 (0.60%) PeopleCode
7 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.36%) Degree
3 8 (4.76%) ACCA
3 8 (4.76%) CCA
3 8 (4.76%) CIMA
4 6 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.98%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.38%) CFA
7 3 (1.79%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.55%) IFRS
1 11 (6.55%) QA
2 7 (4.17%) GAAP
3 4 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.79%) PMO
5 2 (1.19%) SEPA
5 2 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.60%) Docker
Vendors
1 81 (48.21%) Oracle
2 30 (17.86%) SAP
3 21 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
4 8 (4.76%) webMethods
5 7 (4.17%) JD Edwards
6 6 (3.57%) Aderant
7 4 (2.38%) Ariba
7 4 (2.38%) CODA
7 4 (2.38%) Hyperion
8 3 (1.79%) Workday
9 2 (1.19%) Anaplan
9 2 (1.19%) Cognos
9 2 (1.19%) Concur
9 2 (1.19%) hybris
9 2 (1.19%) IBM
9 2 (1.19%) OpenText
9 2 (1.19%) Siebel
10 1 (0.60%) Calypso
10 1 (0.60%) Informatica