Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 687 659 623
Rank change year-on-year -28 -36 -5
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 179 204 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.48% 0.58% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 112 129
England median daily rate £425 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £538 £550 £600
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £463
% change year-on-year -5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
England median hourly rate £65.00 - £22.50
10th Percentile £62.50 - £17.65
90th Percentile £67.50 - £26.95
UK median hourly rate £65.00 - £22.50

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 37530 35071 40645
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.47% 36.54% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25097 23518 26403
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £280 £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 818 872 1101
England median hourly rate £26.55 £23.72 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -5.14% +12.99%
10th Percentile £12.29 £11.32 £11.63
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.71 £47.71
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £24.41 £25.25
% change year-on-year +8.56% -3.33% +14.77%

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 13 December 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
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 13 December 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 -17 82 £480 +3.23% 5
South East -7 36 £450 -11.11%
South West +8 19 £425 -0.53% 4
North of England +31 18 £400 -11.11% 2
Midlands +14 17 £400 - 1
West Midlands +12 14 £400 - 1
North West -1 14 £400 -11.11% 2
East Midlands +1 3 £258 -
East of England -33 3 - - 1
North East +53 2 £300 -33.33%
Yorkshire +26 2 £275 -33.89%
General Ledger
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 141 (78.77%) Finance
2 64 (35.75%) Oracle
3 55 (30.73%) SAP
4 43 (24.02%) Oracle Payables
5 40 (22.35%) SQL
5 40 (22.35%) Banking
6 36 (20.11%) Oracle Receivables
7 32 (17.88%) Oracle EBS
8 31 (17.32%) SAP FI
9 30 (16.76%) ERP
10 29 (16.20%) SAP CO
10 29 (16.20%) SAP FI/CO
11 28 (15.64%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (15.08%) Oracle EBS R12
13 24 (13.41%) Microsoft
14 21 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (11.73%) Oracle General Ledger
15 19 (10.61%) Cash Management
15 19 (10.61%) Analytics
15 19 (10.61%) Manufacturing
16 18 (10.06%) Workflow
16 18 (10.06%) Oracle Financials
17 17 (9.50%) Dynamics AX
17 17 (9.50%) Oracle Assets
18 16 (8.94%) Oracle Cash Management
19 15 (8.38%) Asset Management
19 15 (8.38%) Billing
19 15 (8.38%) CRM
20 14 (7.82%) Oracle iProcurement
20 14 (7.82%) 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 11 (6.15%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 43 (24.02%) Oracle Payables
2 36 (20.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 32 (17.88%) Oracle EBS
4 31 (17.32%) SAP FI
5 29 (16.20%) SAP CO
5 29 (16.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 27 (15.08%) Oracle EBS R12
7 21 (11.73%) Oracle General Ledger
8 18 (10.06%) Oracle Financials
9 17 (9.50%) Dynamics AX
9 17 (9.50%) Oracle Assets
10 16 (8.94%) Oracle Cash Management
11 14 (7.82%) Oracle iProcurement
12 13 (7.26%) SAP FSCM
13 8 (4.47%) PeopleSoft Financials
13 8 (4.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
14 7 (3.91%) Lawson
14 7 (3.91%) SAP FI-GL
15 6 (3.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
16 4 (2.23%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.68%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.82%) Oracle Database
1 14 (7.82%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (7.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 12 (6.70%) SQL Server
4 9 (5.03%) SAP BW
5 7 (3.91%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.79%) Blockchain
7 5 (2.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.79%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.68%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.12%) ActiveReports
10 2 (1.12%) Essbase
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 10 (5.59%) MorphX
2 7 (3.91%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (3.91%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.35%) JIRA
3 6 (3.35%) Subversion
4 5 (2.79%) PeopleTools
5 3 (1.68%) LSMW
6 1 (0.56%) Toad
6 1 (0.56%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 141 (78.77%) Finance
2 40 (22.35%) Banking
3 19 (10.61%) Manufacturing
4 15 (8.38%) Billing
5 12 (6.70%) Investment Banking
6 10 (5.59%) Marketing
7 7 (3.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (3.91%) Retail
7 7 (3.91%) Telecoms
8 5 (2.79%) Front Office
9 4 (2.23%) Automotive
9 4 (2.23%) Portuguese Language
9 4 (2.23%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.68%) Electronics
10 3 (1.68%) Financial Institution
11 2 (1.12%) Law
11 2 (1.12%) Legal
12 1 (0.56%) Advertising
12 1 (0.56%) Back Office
12 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (36.31%) Consultant
2 51 (28.49%) Analyst
3 31 (17.32%) Business Analyst
4 27 (15.08%) Developer
5 24 (13.41%) SAP Consultant
6 17 (9.50%) Functional Consultant
7 16 (8.94%) Oracle Consultant
7 16 (8.94%) Oracle Developer
7 16 (8.94%) SAP FI Consultant
8 15 (8.38%) Financial Analyst
8 15 (8.38%) SAP Analyst
8 15 (8.38%) SAP Business Analyst
9 14 (7.82%) SAP CO Consultant
9 14 (7.82%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 13 (7.26%) SAP CO Business Analyst
10 13 (7.26%) SAP FI Analyst
10 13 (7.26%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 13 (7.26%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
11 10 (5.59%) Test Analyst
12 9 (5.03%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.82%) .NET
2 7 (3.91%) XML
3 3 (1.68%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.68%) SOAP
4 2 (1.12%) REST
5 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.56%) ActiveX
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.56%) RESTful
5 1 (0.56%) Spring
5 1 (0.56%) Web Services
5 1 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.47%) Derivative
2 7 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.35%) Equities
3 6 (3.35%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.79%) FMCG
4 5 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (2.79%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.23%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (2.23%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.68%) AS400
6 3 (1.68%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.12%) NHS
7 2 (1.12%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.91%) Unix
2 4 (2.23%) Linux
2 4 (2.23%) Windows
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.76%) ERP
2 28 (15.64%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (11.73%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (10.61%) Analytics
4 19 (10.61%) Cash Management
5 18 (10.06%) Workflow
6 15 (8.38%) Asset Management
6 15 (8.38%) CRM
7 14 (7.82%) Change Management
8 13 (7.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (6.70%) Data Analytics
9 12 (6.70%) Migration
10 11 (6.15%) Record to Report
11 10 (5.59%) Business Analysis
11 10 (5.59%) Data Mapping
11 10 (5.59%) Procure-to-Pay
11 10 (5.59%) Project Management
12 8 (4.47%) Scenario Testing
12 8 (4.47%) Test Scripting
13 7 (3.91%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (22.35%) SQL
2 14 (7.82%) PL/SQL
3 10 (5.59%) X++
4 8 (4.47%) ABAP
5 6 (3.35%) Java
6 5 (2.79%) PeopleCode
7 3 (1.68%) C#
7 3 (1.68%) Python
7 3 (1.68%) VBA
8 2 (1.12%) C++
8 2 (1.12%) RPG
9 1 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (3.35%) Degree
2 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.68%) CCA
3 3 (1.68%) SAP Certification
4 2 (1.12%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.91%) QA
2 3 (1.68%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.68%) PMO
3 2 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (35.75%) Oracle
2 55 (30.73%) SAP
3 24 (13.41%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.15%) PeopleSoft
5 10 (5.59%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (5.59%) Workday
6 8 (4.47%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.23%) Guidewire
7 4 (2.23%) HP
7 4 (2.23%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.56%) Capita
8 1 (0.56%) Ceridian
8 1 (0.56%) CODA
8 1 (0.56%) Concur
8 1 (0.56%) FNZ
8 1 (0.56%) Microgen
8 1 (0.56%) Murex
8 1 (0.56%) Sun
8 1 (0.56%) Tableau