Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 660 658 651
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -35
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 177 179 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.50% 0.55% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 96 105
England median daily rate £425 £470 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.57% -0.63% +5.11%
10th Percentile £306 £370 £313
90th Percentile £558 £613 £625
UK median daily rate £425 £470 £463
% change year-on-year -9.57% +1.62% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
England median hourly rate £15.00 - £17.00
UK median hourly rate £15.00 - £17.00

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 35,659 32,469 39,024
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 38.88% 36.67% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,940 21,697 25,323
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 799 831 1,085
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +14.69%
10th Percentile £12.34 £11.32 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.61 £47.00 £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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -39 75 £475 +2.15% 10
South East -22 32 £438 -23.91% 8
North of England +37 27 £400 -15.79% 3
North West +4 22 £400 -15.79% 3
Midlands +5 20 £400 -15.79% 2
West Midlands +15 17 £400 -13.92% 2
South West +9 17 £403 -5.18% 2
Yorkshire +13 3 £288 -33.60%
East Midlands 0 3 £258 -54.13%
North East +48 2 £300 -34.78%
East of England -26 2 - - 4
General Ledger
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 145 (81.92%) Finance
2 56 (31.64%) Oracle
3 52 (29.38%) SAP
4 48 (27.12%) SQL
5 39 (22.03%) Banking
6 38 (21.47%) Oracle Payables
7 32 (18.08%) Oracle Receivables
8 31 (17.51%) SAP FI
9 30 (16.95%) ERP
10 29 (16.38%) Oracle EBS
11 28 (15.82%) SAP FI/CO
11 28 (15.82%) SAP CO
12 26 (14.69%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (14.12%) Microsoft
14 22 (12.43%) Oracle EBS R12
15 21 (11.86%) Oracle General Ledger
16 19 (10.73%) CRM
16 19 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (10.73%) Billing
16 19 (10.73%) Dynamics AX
17 18 (10.17%) Oracle Financials
17 18 (10.17%) Analytics
18 17 (9.60%) Cash Management
18 17 (9.60%) Oracle Assets
19 16 (9.04%) Oracle Cash Management
20 15 (8.47%) SQL Server
20 15 (8.47%) .NET
20 15 (8.47%) Dynamics 365
21 14 (7.91%) Oracle iProcurement
21 14 (7.91%) Oracle Database

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 (5.65%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.26%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 38 (21.47%) Oracle Payables
2 32 (18.08%) Oracle Receivables
3 31 (17.51%) SAP FI
4 29 (16.38%) Oracle EBS
5 28 (15.82%) SAP CO
5 28 (15.82%) SAP FI/CO
6 22 (12.43%) Oracle EBS R12
7 21 (11.86%) Oracle General Ledger
8 19 (10.73%) Dynamics AX
9 18 (10.17%) Oracle Financials
10 17 (9.60%) Oracle Assets
11 16 (9.04%) Oracle Cash Management
12 14 (7.91%) Oracle iProcurement
13 10 (5.65%) SAP FSCM
14 8 (4.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 8 (4.52%) SAP ERP
15 7 (3.95%) Lawson
15 7 (3.95%) PeopleSoft Financials
15 7 (3.95%) SAP FI-GL
16 6 (3.39%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.47%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.13%) Office 365
3 2 (1.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.91%) Oracle Database
3 13 (7.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 12 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (3.39%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (3.39%) SAP BW
6 6 (3.39%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (2.82%) Blockchain
7 5 (2.82%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.69%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.13%) Essbase
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.13%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (5.65%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.95%) LSMW
2 7 (3.95%) MorphX
2 7 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (3.39%) JIRA
4 5 (2.82%) PeopleTools
4 5 (2.82%) Subversion
5 3 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.56%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 145 (81.92%) Finance
2 39 (22.03%) Banking
3 19 (10.73%) Billing
4 14 (7.91%) Manufacturing
5 12 (6.78%) Telecoms
6 11 (6.21%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.82%) Front Office
7 5 (2.82%) Law
7 5 (2.82%) Marketing
7 5 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.26%) Automotive
8 4 (2.26%) Legal
9 3 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.69%) Retail
10 1 (0.56%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.56%) French Language
10 1 (0.56%) Hindi Language
10 1 (0.56%) International Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 67 (37.85%) Consultant
2 55 (31.07%) Analyst
3 31 (17.51%) Business Analyst
3 31 (17.51%) Developer
4 30 (16.95%) SAP Consultant
5 19 (10.73%) SAP FI Consultant
6 16 (9.04%) Oracle Developer
6 16 (9.04%) SAP CO Consultant
6 16 (9.04%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 15 (8.47%) Financial Analyst
7 15 (8.47%) Oracle Consultant
7 15 (8.47%) SAP Analyst
7 15 (8.47%) SAP Business Analyst
8 13 (7.34%) SAP CO Business Analyst
8 13 (7.34%) SAP FI Analyst
8 13 (7.34%) SAP FI Business Analyst
8 13 (7.34%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
9 11 (6.21%) Functional Consultant
10 10 (5.65%) Finance Business Analyst
10 10 (5.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.47%) .NET
2 10 (5.65%) XML
3 6 (3.39%) SAP XI
3 6 (3.39%) SOAP
4 5 (2.82%) REST
5 4 (2.26%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.26%) Web Services
5 4 (2.26%) XSLT
6 2 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.56%) ActiveX
7 1 (0.56%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.56%) RESTful
7 1 (0.56%) SAP CO-PA
7 1 (0.56%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.52%) Derivative
1 8 (4.52%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.82%) Equities
4 5 (2.82%) FMCG
4 5 (2.82%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.69%) AS400
5 3 (1.69%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (1.69%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.13%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.56%) NHS
7 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.95%) Unix
2 6 (3.39%) Windows
3 4 (2.26%) Linux
3 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.95%) ERP
2 26 (14.69%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (10.73%) CRM
4 18 (10.17%) Analytics
5 17 (9.60%) Cash Management
6 14 (7.91%) Workflow
7 12 (6.78%) Asset Management
7 12 (6.78%) Change Management
7 12 (6.78%) Data Analytics
8 11 (6.21%) Project Management
8 11 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (5.65%) Data Mapping
10 9 (5.08%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.08%) Migration
11 8 (4.52%) Revenue Management
11 8 (4.52%) Scenario Testing
12 7 (3.95%) Practice Management
12 7 (3.95%) Procure-to-Pay
12 7 (3.95%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 48 (27.12%) SQL
2 14 (7.91%) PL/SQL
3 8 (4.52%) X++
4 6 (3.39%) Java
5 5 (2.82%) ABAP
5 5 (2.82%) PeopleCode
6 4 (2.26%) XPath
7 2 (1.13%) C#
7 2 (1.13%) C++
7 2 (1.13%) Python
7 2 (1.13%) RPG
7 2 (1.13%) VBA
8 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (4.52%) CCA
2 7 (3.95%) Degree
3 3 (1.69%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.13%) ISEB
4 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.95%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.56%) GAAP
3 1 (0.56%) IFRS
3 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (31.64%) Oracle
2 52 (29.38%) SAP
3 25 (14.12%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.08%) PeopleSoft
4 9 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (5.08%) Workday
5 8 (4.52%) Hyperion
6 6 (3.39%) webMethods
7 4 (2.26%) Guidewire
7 4 (2.26%) HP
7 4 (2.26%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.13%) Microgen
9 1 (0.56%) Capita
9 1 (0.56%) Ceridian
9 1 (0.56%) CODA
9 1 (0.56%) Murex
9 1 (0.56%) Sun