Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 6 months to 22 January 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 171 186
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 0 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.36% 0.20%
As % of the General category - 1.33% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 7
West Midlands median daily rate - £400 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.92% +43.08%
England median daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £15.00 -
England median hourly rate £92.80 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +518.65% - -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,110 1,277 1,639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 22.55% 27.26% 30.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 772 964
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £275 £225 £225
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 73 70
West Midlands median hourly rate £22.00 £28.50 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.81% +33.55% -16.84%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.79 £10.74
90th Percentile £43.75 £44.95 £36.85
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -3.85%

General Ledger
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for General Ledger in the West Midlands

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in the West Midlands

General Ledger
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for General Ledger in the West Midlands