Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 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
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 482 351 530
Rank change year-on-year -131 +179 -18
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 87 17 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.21% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 9 36
10th Percentile £378 £400 £406
25th Percentile £481 £450 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £575 £506
Median % change year-on-year - +13.58% +6.58%
75th Percentile £618 £638 £588
90th Percentile £680 £658 £619
England median daily rate £530 £463 £500
% change year-on-year +14.59% -7.50% +5.26%

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 20,589 8,286 20,094
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.63% 59.55% 54.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,625 5,959 14,243
10th Percentile £363 £321 £310
25th Percentile £463 £419 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +1.49%
75th Percentile £675 £644 £614
90th Percentile £750 £750 £700
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 82 268
10th Percentile £13.51 £15.00 £12.76
25th Percentile £18.75 £19.39 £16.36
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.95 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year -3.05% +47.36% +10.53%
75th Percentile £49.31 £40.00 £29.97
90th Percentile £62.50 £53.63 £51.25
England median hourly rate £18.94 £22.00 £18.74
% change year-on-year -13.91% +17.40% +3.07%

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in London

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing General Ledger in London.

Daily rate trend for General Ledger in London

General Ledger
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing General Ledger in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for General Ledger in London

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing General Ledger in London.

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 19 October 2021. 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 -47 12 £543 -1.36% 2
South London - 4 £575 -
General Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 80 (91.95%) Finance
2 38 (43.68%) Oracle
3 26 (29.89%) SAP
4 24 (27.59%) ERP
5 22 (25.29%) Accounts Receivable
6 21 (24.14%) Accounts Payable
7 19 (21.84%) Oracle General Ledger
7 19 (21.84%) Oracle Payables
7 19 (21.84%) Oracle Receivables
8 17 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (19.54%) Banking
9 16 (18.39%) Social Skills
10 15 (17.24%) SQL
11 13 (14.94%) IFRS
12 11 (12.64%) JIRA
12 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
12 11 (12.64%) Hyperion
12 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (12.64%) Oracle EBS
12 11 (12.64%) Migration
12 11 (12.64%) SAP S/4HANA
13 10 (11.49%) Billing
13 10 (11.49%) GAAP
13 10 (11.49%) Data Migration
13 10 (11.49%) Procure-to-Pay
14 9 (10.34%) Oracle Assets
14 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
14 9 (10.34%) Workflow
14 9 (10.34%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 9 (10.34%) Record to Report

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 5 (5.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.15%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) Oracle Smart View
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (21.84%) Oracle General Ledger
1 19 (21.84%) Oracle Payables
1 19 (21.84%) Oracle Receivables
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (12.64%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle Assets
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 8 (9.20%) Hyperion Planning
4 8 (9.20%) Oracle FAH
4 8 (9.20%) SAP FI-GL
5 7 (8.05%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (6.90%) HFM
7 5 (5.75%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (5.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 5 (5.75%) SAP ERP
7 5 (5.75%) SAP FI
8 4 (4.60%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 4 (4.60%) SAP CO
8 4 (4.60%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (4.60%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.05%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (4.60%) Azure
2 4 (4.60%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.15%) AWS
3 1 (1.15%) Azure Functions
3 1 (1.15%) Azure Service Bus
3 1 (1.15%) PaaS
3 1 (1.15%) SaaS
3 1 (1.15%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) Essbase
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (4.60%) Power BI
4 2 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.30%) Data Lake
4 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.30%) Metadata
4 2 (2.30%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.15%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 11 (12.64%) JIRA
2 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.15%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 80 (91.95%) Finance
2 17 (19.54%) Banking
3 16 (18.39%) Social Skills
4 10 (11.49%) Billing
5 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.60%) Legal
6 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.45%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (2.30%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
8 2 (2.30%) Law
8 2 (2.30%) Public Sector
9 1 (1.15%) Back Office
9 1 (1.15%) Electronics
9 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Consultant
2 20 (22.99%) Analyst
3 17 (19.54%) Business Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Financial Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Project Manager
5 11 (12.64%) Finance Business Analyst
6 9 (10.34%) Oracle Consultant
7 7 (8.05%) Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Functional Consultant
8 6 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) SAP Business Analyst
8 6 (6.90%) Senior Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Banking Project Manager
9 5 (5.75%) ERP Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) SAP Manager
10 4 (4.60%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (4.60%) MDX
2 4 (4.60%) XML
3 2 (2.30%) XML Messaging
4 1 (1.15%) .NET
4 1 (1.15%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.15%) Middleware
4 1 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.15%) REST
4 1 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.45%) Fixed Income
2 2 (2.30%) Derivative
2 2 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.15%) BYOD
3 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.15%) Equities
3 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.15%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (1.15%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.15%) Reinsurance
3 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) ERP
2 22 (25.29%) Accounts Receivable
3 21 (24.14%) Accounts Payable
4 17 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.64%) Migration
6 10 (11.49%) Data Migration
6 10 (11.49%) Procure-to-Pay
7 9 (10.34%) Record to Report
7 9 (10.34%) Workflow
8 8 (9.20%) Business Analysis
8 8 (9.20%) Change Management
8 8 (9.20%) Requirements Gathering
8 8 (9.20%) Test Scripting
9 7 (8.05%) Cash Management
9 7 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (5.75%) Order to Cash
11 5 (5.75%) Project Management
11 5 (5.75%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.24%) SQL
2 7 (8.05%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.60%) Jython
3 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.15%) C
4 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) ACCA
4 2 (2.30%) CIMA
5 1 (1.15%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) IFRS
2 10 (11.49%) GAAP
3 5 (5.75%) QA
4 3 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.30%) IFRS 9
6 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.15%) PMO
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) Oracle
2 26 (29.89%) SAP
3 11 (12.64%) Hyperion
4 7 (8.05%) CA
5 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.90%) Workday
6 5 (5.75%) PeopleSoft
7 4 (4.60%) JD Edwards
7 4 (4.60%) Murex
8 3 (3.45%) Sun
9 2 (2.30%) BT
9 2 (2.30%) Sage
10 1 (1.15%) Adaptive Insights
10 1 (1.15%) Anaplan
10 1 (1.15%) Calypso
10 1 (1.15%) IBM
10 1 (1.15%) ReadSoft
10 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.15%) Tagetik
10 1 (1.15%) Yardi