Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 6 months to 21 November 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 West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 197 201
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 -9
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 17 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the General category 0.88% 1.30% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 16
North West median daily rate £400 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% -11.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £366 £321 £388
90th Percentile £425 £650 £663
England median daily rate £425 £450 £463
% change year-on-year -5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.68 - £22.50

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1921 2077 3128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 33.49% 30.46% 36.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1220 1342 1848
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -4.19% +11.33%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £263
90th Percentile £607 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 77 122
North West median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -18.09% +60.63%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
90th Percentile £54.20 £54.39 £54.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing General Ledger as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in the North West

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in the North West

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for General Ledger in the North West

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Manchester +29 10 £400 -8.57% 1
Cheshire - 4 - - 2
Lancashire +3 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
General Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 11 (64.71%) SAP
3 10 (58.82%) SAP FI
3 10 (58.82%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (58.82%) SAP CO
4 6 (35.29%) Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Data Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) Analytics
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (11.76%) X++
7 2 (11.76%) MorphX
7 2 (11.76%) Information Management
7 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (58.82%) SAP CO
1 10 (58.82%) SAP FI
1 10 (58.82%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (5.88%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MorphX
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Consultant
2 6 (35.29%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) SAP Business Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) SAP CO Business Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) SAP FI Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) SAP FI Business Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) SAP CO Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) SAP CO Trainer
3 2 (11.76%) SAP FI Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) SAP FI Trainer
3 2 (11.76%) SAP FI/CO Trainer
3 2 (11.76%) SAP Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Analytics
1 6 (35.29%) Data Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Information Management
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Ceridian
3 1 (5.88%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.88%) Sun