Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 641 661 681
Rank change year-on-year +20 +20 -93
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 214 166 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the General category 0.60% 0.48% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 81 123
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £353 £300 £309
90th Percentile £638 £700 £619
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
England median hourly rate - £37.68 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +207.59% -46.15%
UK median hourly rate - £37.68 £12.25
% change year-on-year - +207.59% -46.15%

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 35,522 34,560 37,612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 37.38% 39.40% 37.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,497 22,807 25,290
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £265
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 830 827 895
England median hourly rate £26.93 £24.45 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.14% -2.20% +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.78 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +4 114 £480 -7.47% 17
South East -13 43 £475 -6.17% 5
North of England -27 16 £445 +24.91% 3
South West +1 14 £425 -15.00%
North West -12 13 £410 +13.49% 2
Midlands -14 13 £406 -9.72% 2
East of England +4 12 £530 +71.94% 1
East Midlands +2 8 £425 -2.86% 1
West Midlands -25 5 £375 -18.92% 1
Yorkshire -22 3 £463 +19.35%
General Ledger
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 185 (86.45%) Finance
2 107 (50.00%) Oracle
3 62 (28.97%) Accounts Payable
4 61 (28.50%) Oracle EBS
5 59 (27.57%) ERP
5 59 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (27.10%) Oracle General Ledger
7 57 (26.64%) Accounts Receivable
8 50 (23.36%) SQL
9 42 (19.63%) Oracle Receivables
10 41 (19.16%) SAP
11 39 (18.22%) Oracle EBS R12
12 36 (16.82%) Migration
12 36 (16.82%) Oracle Reports
13 33 (15.42%) Data Migration
13 33 (15.42%) Oracle Assets
13 33 (15.42%) Oracle Payables
14 30 (14.02%) Oracle Financials
14 30 (14.02%) Hyperion
15 26 (12.15%) PL/SQL
15 26 (12.15%) Cash Management
16 25 (11.68%) JIRA
17 24 (11.21%) Banking
17 24 (11.21%) Self-Motivation
18 22 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
18 22 (10.28%) Planning and Forecasting
18 22 (10.28%) Essbase
18 22 (10.28%) XML
18 22 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
19 21 (9.81%) Microsoft

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 (7.01%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (5.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.47%) CMS
3 1 (0.47%) Mongoose
3 1 (0.47%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 61 (28.50%) Oracle EBS
2 58 (27.10%) Oracle General Ledger
3 42 (19.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 39 (18.22%) Oracle EBS R12
5 33 (15.42%) Oracle Assets
5 33 (15.42%) Oracle Payables
6 30 (14.02%) Oracle Financials
7 21 (9.81%) Oracle Cash Management
8 20 (9.35%) SAP ERP
9 19 (8.88%) SAP PSCD
10 13 (6.07%) SAP FI
11 11 (5.14%) Hyperion Planning
11 11 (5.14%) Oracle iProcurement
11 11 (5.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 8 (3.74%) Oracle ERP
12 8 (3.74%) SAP CO
12 8 (3.74%) SAP FI/CO
13 7 (3.27%) Oracle AGIS
13 7 (3.27%) Oracle E-Business Tax
13 7 (3.27%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.74%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.40%) FTP
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.82%) Oracle Reports
2 22 (10.28%) Essbase
3 21 (9.81%) Oracle ODI
3 21 (9.81%) Oracle Smart View
4 20 (9.35%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (9.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 19 (8.88%) SAP Data Services
6 15 (7.01%) SQL Server
7 11 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (4.21%) Oracle Database
9 8 (3.74%) Power BI
9 8 (3.74%) Relational Database
9 8 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (3.27%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.40%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 3 (1.40%) SAP HANA
14 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (11.68%) JIRA
2 16 (7.48%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (1.87%) JDeveloper
4 3 (1.40%) Subversion
4 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.47%) Toad
6 1 (0.47%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 185 (86.45%) Finance
2 24 (11.21%) Banking
3 21 (9.81%) Back Office
4 19 (8.88%) Telecoms
5 14 (6.54%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.27%) Publishing
7 6 (2.80%) Billing
7 6 (2.80%) Legal
7 6 (2.80%) Retail
8 3 (1.40%) Automotive
9 2 (0.93%) Advertising
9 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.93%) French Language
9 2 (0.93%) Front Office
9 2 (0.93%) Law
10 1 (0.47%) German Language
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (33.64%) Consultant
2 56 (26.17%) Developer
3 37 (17.29%) Analyst
4 36 (16.82%) Oracle Consultant
5 25 (11.68%) SAP Consultant
6 24 (11.21%) Oracle Developer
7 22 (10.28%) Functional Consultant
8 17 (7.94%) Hyperion Developer
8 17 (7.94%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 15 (7.01%) Architect
10 13 (6.07%) Oracle Financials Consultant
11 12 (5.61%) Business Analyst
11 12 (5.61%) Financial Analyst
12 11 (5.14%) Project Manager
13 10 (4.67%) Finance Manager
13 10 (4.67%) Hyperion Planning Developer
13 10 (4.67%) SAP FI Consultant
14 9 (4.21%) Analyst Developer
15 8 (3.74%) Finance Business Analyst
15 8 (3.74%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.28%) XML
2 19 (8.88%) SAP XI
3 18 (8.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 15 (7.01%) Web Services
5 12 (5.61%) .NET
5 12 (5.61%) Spring
6 10 (4.67%) Spring Boot
7 5 (2.34%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.34%) Middleware
8 4 (1.87%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.87%) CSS
8 4 (1.87%) HTML
8 4 (1.87%) REST
8 4 (1.87%) SOAP
9 3 (1.40%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.40%) XSLT
10 2 (0.93%) JMS
11 1 (0.47%) Flash
11 1 (0.47%) SAP BC
11 1 (0.47%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.21%) Self-Motivation
2 18 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.87%) Derivative
4 4 (1.87%) Taxonomies
5 3 (1.40%) AS400
5 3 (1.40%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (1.40%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.40%) Reinsurance
6 2 (0.93%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (0.93%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.47%) iSeries
7 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.47%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.67%) Unix
2 6 (2.80%) Windows
3 3 (1.40%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.97%) Accounts Payable
2 59 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (27.57%) ERP
3 57 (26.64%) Accounts Receivable
4 36 (16.82%) Migration
5 33 (15.42%) Data Migration
6 26 (12.15%) Cash Management
7 22 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (10.28%) Planning and Forecasting
7 22 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (9.35%) CRM
9 19 (8.88%) Master Data Management
9 19 (8.88%) Revenue Management
9 19 (8.88%) Workflow
10 18 (8.41%) Data Modelling
10 18 (8.41%) Procure-to-Pay
11 15 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (6.54%) Record to Report
13 12 (5.61%) Personalization
13 12 (5.61%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (23.36%) SQL
2 26 (12.15%) PL/SQL
3 21 (9.81%) Java
4 4 (1.87%) C#
4 4 (1.87%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.40%) XPath
6 1 (0.47%) C
6 1 (0.47%) RPG
Qualifications
1 19 (8.88%) CCA
2 8 (3.74%) CIMA
2 8 (3.74%) Degree
3 7 (3.27%) ACCA
3 7 (3.27%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.34%) CCAB
6 2 (0.93%) CIPFA
6 2 (0.93%) ISEB
6 2 (0.93%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.47%) CFA
7 1 (0.47%) IIBA
7 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) QA
2 4 (1.87%) GAAP
3 2 (0.93%) COREP
3 2 (0.93%) IFRS
3 2 (0.93%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) FINREP
4 1 (0.47%) GDPR
4 1 (0.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (1.87%) Docker
Vendors
1 107 (50.00%) Oracle
2 41 (19.16%) SAP
3 30 (14.02%) Hyperion
4 21 (9.81%) Microsoft
5 18 (8.41%) webMethods
6 5 (2.34%) Intapp
7 4 (1.87%) CODA
8 3 (1.40%) Anaplan
8 3 (1.40%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.93%) BT
9 2 (0.93%) Cognos
9 2 (0.93%) hybris
9 2 (0.93%) IBM
9 2 (0.93%) Infor
9 2 (0.93%) Pega
9 2 (0.93%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.93%) Workday
10 1 (0.47%) Capita
10 1 (0.47%) Google
10 1 (0.47%) PeopleSoft