Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 335 334 371
Rank change year-on-year -1 +37 -16
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 43 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.79% 0.45% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 3
South East median daily rate £565 £519 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.92% +38.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £313 £389 £263
90th Percentile £635 £573 £388
England median daily rate £475 £475 £460
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +0.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £10.00
England median hourly rate £15.00 - £12.25

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 5,455 5,369 6,055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.61% 35.10% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,995 2,959 3,383
South East median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 220 231
South East median hourly rate £32.25 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.00% - +19.05%
10th Percentile £13.07 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.85 £47.50 £48.75
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year +7.10% -6.99% +19.46%

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 23 May 2018.

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
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 23 May 2018. 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
West Sussex +2 23 £545 -
Thames Valley -6 9 £500 +8.11% 4
Berkshire -5 7 £538 +22.86% 4
Hampshire - 6 - -
Surrey -33 4 £613 +16.67%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £335 -27.57%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
General Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 (97.67%) Finance
2 37 (86.05%) Accounts Receivable
3 33 (76.74%) Accounts Payable
4 32 (74.42%) SAP
5 26 (60.47%) ERP
6 23 (53.49%) Telecoms
7 22 (51.16%) CRM
7 22 (51.16%) BusinessObjects
7 22 (51.16%) CCA
7 22 (51.16%) SAP XI
7 22 (51.16%) SAP ERP
7 22 (51.16%) SAP PSCD
7 22 (51.16%) Revenue Management
7 22 (51.16%) SAP Data Services
7 22 (51.16%) Master Data Management
8 21 (48.84%) webMethods
9 7 (16.28%) SAP FI
10 5 (11.63%) Oracle
10 5 (11.63%) Banking
10 5 (11.63%) Content Development
11 4 (9.30%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (9.30%) Oracle Assets
11 4 (9.30%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (9.30%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (9.30%) SAP FSCM
11 4 (9.30%) SAP FI-CA
11 4 (9.30%) SAP FI-GL
11 4 (9.30%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (9.30%) ABAP
11 4 (9.30%) Workflow

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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (51.16%) SAP ERP
1 22 (51.16%) SAP PSCD
2 7 (16.28%) SAP FI
3 4 (9.30%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Assets
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (9.30%) SAP FI-CA
3 4 (9.30%) SAP FI-GL
3 4 (9.30%) SAP FSCM
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (6.98%) SAP CO
4 3 (6.98%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (4.65%) Exchequer
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) BusinessObjects
1 22 (51.16%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) Power BI
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) LSMW
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (97.67%) Finance
2 23 (53.49%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.63%) Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Billing
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Consultant
2 25 (58.14%) SAP Consultant
3 8 (18.60%) SAP FI Consultant
4 5 (11.63%) Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Management Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Finance Manager
6 3 (6.98%) SAP CO Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Training Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Accountant
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) ERP Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Procurement Manager
7 2 (4.65%) SAP Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Accountant
8 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) SAP XI
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.33%) Spring
3 1 (2.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (86.05%) Accounts Receivable
2 33 (76.74%) Accounts Payable
3 26 (60.47%) ERP
4 22 (51.16%) CRM
4 22 (51.16%) Master Data Management
4 22 (51.16%) Revenue Management
5 5 (11.63%) Content Development
6 4 (9.30%) Workflow
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Change Control
7 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.65%) Workflow Management
8 1 (2.33%) Cash Management
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.33%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (2.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) ABAP
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (51.16%) CCA
2 2 (4.65%) CCAB
2 2 (4.65%) CIMA
2 2 (4.65%) CIPFA
3 1 (2.33%) ACCA
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (74.42%) SAP
2 21 (48.84%) webMethods
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Capita
4 1 (2.33%) Google