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 3 months to 23 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 124 122
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 1 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.049% 0.40% 0.041%
As % of the General category 0.17% 1.53% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £475 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £476
% change year-on-year +12.50% -16.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 583 785 815
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 28.71% 26.07% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 488 489
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 41
Median hourly rate £25.00 £31.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.25% +9.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £40.00
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 West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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

General Ledger
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Birmingham +8 1 £475 +26.66% 1
General Ledger
England

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

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Personalization
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP CO-PA
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO-PA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Personalization
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP