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 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
General Ledger
England / London
Rank 376 371 356
Rank change year-on-year -5 -15  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 32 49 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the General category 0.38% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 28
Median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £323 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £431
% change year-on-year +13.33% -13.04%  
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 London with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 8503 9804 9608
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 44.64% 44.62% 46.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5974 7091 6787
Median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 106 115
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.12 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.65% +23.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 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
City of London -10 2 £403 -25.11% 1
General Ledger
England

General Ledger
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 52 (89.66%) Finance
2 26 (44.83%) Banking
3 19 (32.76%) SAP
4 15 (25.86%) Oracle
5 14 (24.14%) SQL
6 12 (20.69%) Project Management
6 12 (20.69%) SAP FI
7 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (17.24%) PeopleSoft
8 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
8 10 (17.24%) Degree
9 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (15.52%) ERP
9 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
10 8 (13.79%) SAP CO
10 8 (13.79%) Billing
10 8 (13.79%) Practice Management
10 8 (13.79%) SAP FI/CO
10 8 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
11 7 (12.07%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (12.07%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (12.07%) Derivative
11 7 (12.07%) Test Strategy
11 7 (12.07%) Workflow
11 7 (12.07%) Investment Banking
11 7 (12.07%) CRM
12 6 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
12 6 (10.34%) Legal
13 5 (8.62%) Front Office
13 5 (8.62%) Oracle EBS

General Ledger
Top Related 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 4 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 4 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.45%) MS Project
4 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (20.69%) SAP FI
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (13.79%) SAP CO
2 8 (13.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Assets
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (8.62%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (8.62%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (5.17%) Dynamics GP
6 3 (5.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (5.17%) Dynamics SL
6 3 (5.17%) HFM
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (3.45%) Loan IQ
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (3.45%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (3.45%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) MS Access
1 4 (6.90%) SAP HANA
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.45%) Big Data
3 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.72%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 52 (89.66%) Finance
2 26 (44.83%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Billing
4 7 (12.07%) Investment Banking
5 6 (10.34%) Legal
6 5 (8.62%) Front Office
7 4 (6.90%) Back Office
8 3 (5.17%) Law
9 2 (3.45%) Financial Institution
9 2 (3.45%) Retail
10 1 (1.72%) Advertising
10 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (29.31%) Consultant
2 14 (24.14%) Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Developer
3 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Functional Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) SAP CO Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) SAP FI Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) Functional Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Developer
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Data Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Investment Banking Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) PeopleSoft Consultant
7 2 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) MDX
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
2 1 (1.72%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Derivative
3 5 (8.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Equities
5 2 (3.45%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.45%) PMI
5 2 (3.45%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.72%) AS400
6 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Project Management
2 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.52%) ERP
4 8 (13.79%) Practice Management
5 7 (12.07%) CRM
5 7 (12.07%) Test Strategy
5 7 (12.07%) Workflow
6 6 (10.34%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
7 5 (8.62%) Change Management
7 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.62%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.90%) DevOps
8 4 (6.90%) Migration
8 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.90%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.90%) Prototyping
8 4 (6.90%) RAD
8 4 (6.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
2 4 (6.90%) VBA
3 3 (5.17%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) Java
5 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) ACCA
2 2 (3.45%) APMP
2 2 (3.45%) CIMA
2 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) IFRS
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) P3O
3 1 (1.72%) Basel III
3 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.72%) FINREP
3 1 (1.72%) GAAP
3 1 (1.72%) IFRS 9
3 1 (1.72%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.72%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) SAP
2 15 (25.86%) Oracle
3 10 (17.24%) PeopleSoft
4 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.90%) JD Edwards
5 4 (6.90%) Sybase
6 3 (5.17%) Hyperion
6 3 (5.17%) IFS
6 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.17%) Siebel
7 2 (3.45%) Informatica
8 1 (1.72%) CODA
8 1 (1.72%) Cognos
8 1 (1.72%) Microgen
8 1 (1.72%) Murex
8 1 (1.72%) Sun
8 1 (1.72%) Wallstreet Suite
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