Period
to 17 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 6 months to 17 November 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 497 555 555
Rank change year-on-year +58 0 -59
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 133 83 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the General category 0.66% 0.38% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 51 40
London median daily rate £488 £487 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.10% +4.17% -6.50%
10th Percentile £396 £375 £347
90th Percentile £639 £569 £601
England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £176.50 - -
England median hourly rate £176.50 £37.68 £10.00
% change year-on-year +368.42% +276.80% -55.56%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20,260 21,697 19,563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.10% 46.33% 43.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,454 15,701 14,061
London median daily rate £525 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £324 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 195 202
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -7.79%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.60 £11.25
90th Percentile £70.37 £47.50 £56.81
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.31 £24.44
% change year-on-year -5.18% +3.56% +0.87%

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing General Ledger as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in London

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in London

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for General Ledger in London

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing General Ledger in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for General Ledger in London

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Central London -8 28 £504 +2.08% 4
West London -12 15 £473 -8.47% 2
East London - 5 £525 -
South London -21 4 £388 +51.96%
North London - 1 £325 -
General Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 London region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 112 (84.21%) Finance
2 74 (55.64%) Oracle
3 44 (33.08%) Oracle General Ledger
4 41 (30.83%) SQL
5 35 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
6 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (24.06%) Oracle Payables
6 32 (24.06%) Accounts Payable
7 31 (23.31%) ERP
8 30 (22.56%) Cash Management
9 28 (21.05%) Oracle Cash Management
10 26 (19.55%) Oracle EBS R12
11 24 (18.05%) Oracle Assets
12 22 (16.54%) Migration
13 21 (15.79%) Oracle Financials
13 21 (15.79%) Accounts Receivable
14 19 (14.29%) Data Migration
15 18 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (12.78%) Oracle Reports
16 17 (12.78%) Self-Motivation
16 17 (12.78%) Oracle Receivables
16 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
17 16 (12.03%) Banking
18 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
18 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
18 15 (11.28%) Hyperion
18 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
18 15 (11.28%) Oracle Smart View
19 14 (10.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
19 14 (10.53%) Procure-to-Pay

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.01%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.01%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.75%) CMS
3 1 (0.75%) Confluence
3 1 (0.75%) JBoss
3 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (33.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 35 (26.32%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (24.06%) Oracle Payables
4 28 (21.05%) Oracle Cash Management
5 26 (19.55%) Oracle EBS R12
6 24 (18.05%) Oracle Assets
7 21 (15.79%) Oracle Financials
8 17 (12.78%) Oracle Receivables
9 14 (10.53%) Oracle FAH
9 14 (10.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 13 (9.77%) Oracle iProcurement
11 10 (7.52%) Hyperion Planning
11 10 (7.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (6.77%) Oracle ERP
13 7 (5.26%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 4 (3.01%) Dynamics AX
15 2 (1.50%) Oracle Retail
15 2 (1.50%) PeopleSoft Financials
15 2 (1.50%) SAP ERP
15 2 (1.50%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.52%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.78%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (11.28%) Oracle Smart View
2 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.77%) Essbase
3 13 (9.77%) Oracle ODI
4 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 11 (8.27%) Power BI
4 11 (8.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.75%) DB2
8 1 (0.75%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.75%) Hudson
3 1 (0.75%) PeopleTools
3 1 (0.75%) PowerDesigner
General
1 112 (84.21%) Finance
2 16 (12.03%) Banking
3 10 (7.52%) Back Office
3 10 (7.52%) Publishing
4 9 (6.77%) Billing
5 7 (5.26%) Retail
6 6 (4.51%) Legal
7 3 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.26%) Law
8 2 (1.50%) Advertising
8 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.75%) Front Office
9 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (30.08%) Consultant
2 30 (22.56%) Analyst
2 30 (22.56%) Developer
3 28 (21.05%) Oracle Consultant
4 13 (9.77%) Business Analyst
4 13 (9.77%) Hyperion Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Architect
6 11 (8.27%) Functional Consultant
7 10 (7.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Hyperion Planning Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 10 (7.52%) Power BI Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Financial Analyst
8 9 (6.77%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 8 (6.02%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.76%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.76%) Oracle Analyst
10 5 (3.76%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.01%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (6.02%) .NET
3 3 (2.26%) Middleware
4 2 (1.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.50%) Spring
4 2 (1.50%) Spring Boot
4 2 (1.50%) XML
5 1 (0.75%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.75%) SAP BC
5 1 (0.75%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (12.78%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (6.77%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (3.76%) SWIFT
4 4 (3.01%) AS400
5 3 (2.26%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.26%) iSeries
6 2 (1.50%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.50%) Fintech
6 2 (1.50%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (1.50%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.75%) EFT
7 1 (0.75%) Fedwire
7 1 (0.75%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.75%) FMCG
7 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.50%) Unix
2 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) Accounts Payable
1 32 (24.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.31%) ERP
3 30 (22.56%) Cash Management
4 22 (16.54%) Migration
5 21 (15.79%) Accounts Receivable
6 19 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 18 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (11.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (10.53%) Procure-to-Pay
10 13 (9.77%) Planning and Forecasting
11 12 (9.02%) Business Analysis
12 11 (8.27%) ETL
13 10 (7.52%) Data Transformation
14 9 (6.77%) Problem-Solving
15 8 (6.02%) SOA
16 6 (4.51%) Creative Thinking
16 6 (4.51%) Order to Cash
16 6 (4.51%) Record to Report
17 5 (3.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.83%) SQL
2 11 (8.27%) Java
3 4 (3.01%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.01%) RPG
4 2 (1.50%) RPG IV
4 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.75%) C
5 1 (0.75%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) CIMA
2 7 (5.26%) ACCA
3 5 (3.76%) CFA
3 5 (3.76%) Degree
3 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.26%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.75%) CCA
5 1 (0.75%) CCAB
5 1 (0.75%) ISEB
5 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.77%) IFRS
2 11 (8.27%) QA
3 7 (5.26%) GAAP
4 2 (1.50%) SEPA
5 1 (0.75%) GDPR
5 1 (0.75%) MiFID
5 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) Docker
Vendors
1 74 (55.64%) Oracle
2 15 (11.28%) Hyperion
2 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.02%) PeopleSoft
4 7 (5.26%) CODA
5 6 (4.51%) Aderant
6 5 (3.76%) SAP
7 3 (2.26%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.50%) Anaplan
8 2 (1.50%) BT
9 1 (0.75%) Ariba
9 1 (0.75%) Calypso
9 1 (0.75%) Infor
9 1 (0.75%) Informatica
9 1 (0.75%) OpenText
9 1 (0.75%) Pega
9 1 (0.75%) webMethods
9 1 (0.75%) Workday