The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
North West / Lancashire
Rank 30 - 45
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.41% - 0.51%
As % of the General category 4.69% - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 -

General Ledger is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 64 114 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 30.05% 26.45% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 67 46
Median daily rate £375 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +41.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £20.59 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £69.07 £61.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing General Ledger as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in Lancashire

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing General Ledger in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in Lancashire

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 2 £300 -
General Ledger
North West

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Cash Management
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source

General Ledger
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Cash Management
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IaaS
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Cash Management
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle