Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 6 months to 23 October 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 West
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 181 189
Rank change year-on-year -32 +8 +19
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 12 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.49% 0.28%
As % of the General category 0.62% 1.43% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 15
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.05% -6.78%
10th Percentile £364 £346 £322
90th Percentile £575 £751 £520
England median daily rate £475 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.86% -6.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £10.36 -
England median hourly rate - £37.68 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +276.80% -55.56%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,937 1,884 1,729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 31.71% 34.07% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,239 1,270 1,240
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £290 £256 £250
90th Percentile £578 £575 £550
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 63 92
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.57% - -7.89%
10th Percentile £16.50 £12.76 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £48.93
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.22 £23.00
% change year-on-year -8.47% +14.00% -

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in the South West

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in the South West

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing General Ledger in the South West over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for General Ledger in the South West

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Bristol -7 6 £475 +24.67%
Wiltshire -20 4 £425 -5.56%
General Ledger
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 West region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (25.00%) Anaplan
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Cognos Controller
5 3 (25.00%) IBM
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) Cognos

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 4 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos Controller
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Developer
3 3 (25.00%) E-Business Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
1 4 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 4 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Accounts Payable
3 2 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Anaplan
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) SAP