Period
to 21 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 311 338 341
Rank change year-on-year +27 +3 +17
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 46 37 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.22% 0.18%
As % of the General category 0.92% 0.65% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 14
South East median daily rate £514 £545 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.73% +21.11% +4.35%
10th Percentile £378 £425 £342
90th Percentile £588 £600 £570
England median daily rate £488 £478 £438
% change year-on-year +2.09% +9.14% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
South East median hourly rate £42.12 - £65.00
10th Percentile £18.56 - £62.50
90th Percentile £66.79 - £67.50
England median hourly rate £42.12 - £37.68

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4,996 5,692 6,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.84% 34.42% 38.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,709 3,273 3,474
South East median daily rate £450 £433 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +4.22% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £246
90th Percentile £625 £588 £570
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 179 254
South East median hourly rate £25.58 £25.12 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.81% +25.60% -
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.73 £11.60
90th Percentile £49.68 £53.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in the South East

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in the South East

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for General Ledger in the South East

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for General Ledger in the South East

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in the South East over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for General Ledger in the South East

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. 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
Thames Valley +22 22 £425 -10.53%
Berkshire +8 18 £455 -
Surrey +49 11 £550 -10.20%
West Sussex +11 11 £577 +1.54%
Buckinghamshire +26 4 £375 -6.25%
Hampshire +11 2 £400 - 1
General Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 42 (91.30%) Finance
2 31 (67.39%) Accounts Payable
3 28 (60.87%) ERP
4 27 (58.70%) Accounts Receivable
5 20 (43.48%) SAP
6 14 (30.43%) Oracle
7 11 (23.91%) CRM
7 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
7 11 (23.91%) SAP ERP
7 11 (23.91%) Public Sector
8 10 (21.74%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (21.74%) Revenue Management
8 10 (21.74%) SAP PSCD
8 10 (21.74%) CCA
8 10 (21.74%) SAP FI
9 9 (19.57%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (19.57%) webMethods
9 9 (19.57%) SAP XI
9 9 (19.57%) SAP Data Services
9 9 (19.57%) Master Data Management
9 9 (19.57%) SAP FI-CA
10 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle General Ledger
10 8 (17.39%) Oracle Receivables
11 7 (15.22%) Oracle Assets
11 7 (15.22%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (15.22%) SAP S/4HANA
11 7 (15.22%) Cash Management
11 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
12 6 (13.04%) NetSuite

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (23.91%) SAP ERP
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle Payables
2 10 (21.74%) SAP FI
2 10 (21.74%) SAP PSCD
3 9 (19.57%) SAP FI-CA
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (17.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (15.22%) Oracle Assets
5 7 (15.22%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (13.04%) NetSuite
7 5 (10.87%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (6.52%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (6.52%) Oracle Cash Management
9 3 (6.52%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (6.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle iSupplier
10 2 (4.35%) SAP FSCM
11 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Power Platform
2 1 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (19.57%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (6.52%) OLAP
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (6.52%) SAP HANA
3 2 (4.35%) Essbase
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) QlikView
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 42 (91.30%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Public Sector
2 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Billing
5 2 (4.35%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Consultant
2 16 (34.78%) Analyst
3 15 (32.61%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (19.57%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (17.39%) SAP FI Consultant
6 7 (15.22%) Business Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Finance Business Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) ERP Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Oracle Business Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) SAP Financial Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
9 3 (6.52%) Training Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Architect
10 2 (4.35%) NetSuite Consultant
10 2 (4.35%) SAP Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) SAP XI
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (6.52%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.35%) Derivative
4 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Accounts Payable
2 28 (60.87%) ERP
3 27 (58.70%) Accounts Receivable
4 11 (23.91%) CRM
5 10 (21.74%) Revenue Management
6 9 (19.57%) Master Data Management
7 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
8 7 (15.22%) Cash Management
9 6 (13.04%) Project Management
10 5 (10.87%) Content Development
10 5 (10.87%) Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (10.87%) SDLC
11 4 (8.70%) Investment Management
11 4 (8.70%) Record to Report
11 4 (8.70%) Scrum
11 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
12 3 (6.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) CCA
2 6 (13.04%) ACCA
2 6 (13.04%) CIMA
3 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) PMO
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) SAP
2 14 (30.43%) Oracle
3 9 (19.57%) webMethods
4 5 (10.87%) Concur
5 3 (6.52%) Ariba
6 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.17%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.17%) Tableau