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 3 months to 22 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 / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 246 254 259
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 4 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.051% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.14% 0.60% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 9
Median daily rate - £400 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.36 £10.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.60% -42.85%  

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2792 2842 3252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 35.94% 31.50% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1547 1613 1748
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 100 94
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.51% +11.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £47.81
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 South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 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 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 3 months to 22 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
West Sussex +16 3 - -
Hampshire +10 1 - -
General Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 14 (63.64%) ERP
3 11 (50.00%) SAP
4 10 (45.45%) CCA
5 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
5 9 (40.91%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (40.91%) SAP BW
5 9 (40.91%) webMethods
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle
5 9 (40.91%) CRM
5 9 (40.91%) SAP XI
5 9 (40.91%) Data Management
5 9 (40.91%) SAP ERP
5 9 (40.91%) Test Management
5 9 (40.91%) SAP PSCD
5 9 (40.91%) Revenue Management
5 9 (40.91%) SAP Data Services
5 9 (40.91%) Master Data Management
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle FAH
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (18.18%) Cash Management
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (13.64%) Hyperion
9 3 (13.64%) Cognos
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS

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 (4.55%) SAS
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Payables
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Receivables
1 9 (40.91%) SAP ERP
1 9 (40.91%) SAP PSCD
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle FAH
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (13.64%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (9.09%) SAP CO
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FI
5 2 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) BusinessObjects
1 9 (40.91%) SAP BW
1 9 (40.91%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 21 (95.45%) Finance
2 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) French Language
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Consultant
2 10 (45.45%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Financials Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Trainer
6 1 (4.55%) SAP CO Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SAP FI Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) SAP Support
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) SAP XI
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) ERP
2 9 (40.91%) CRM
2 9 (40.91%) Data Management
2 9 (40.91%) Master Data Management
2 9 (40.91%) Revenue Management
2 9 (40.91%) Test Management
3 6 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Cash Management
5 3 (13.64%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) ETL
7 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.55%) Investment Management
7 1 (4.55%) Order to Cash
7 1 (4.55%) Record to Report
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CCA
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ACCA
3 1 (4.55%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) IAS 39
1 1 (4.55%) IFRS
1 1 (4.55%) IFRS 9
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) SAP
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) webMethods
3 3 (13.64%) Cognos
3 3 (13.64%) Hyperion
4 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards