The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 25 June 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.

General Ledger
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 110 -
Rank change year-on-year +58 -  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 7 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.25% 0.94% -
As % of the General category 6.14% 6.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Median daily rate £325 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.75% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £476
% change year-on-year +12.50% -16.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.36 £10.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year +3.60% -56.04%  

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 the North East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 114 221 166
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 20.39% 13.80% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 144 104
Median daily rate £350 £340 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +1.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £220 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +113.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.30 £10.40 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £36.60 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in the North East

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in the North East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for General Ledger in the North East

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Tyne and Wear +65 5 £325 -19.75%
Durham -2 1 - -
General Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North East region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) SAP FI
3 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (28.57%) SAP CO
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
4 1 (14.29%) ActiveReports
4 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) PMO
4 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP CO
1 2 (28.57%) SAP FI
1 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveReports
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Integration Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
1 2 (28.57%) SAP CO Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) SAP FI Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Integration Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Report Writer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Management
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle