The table below looks at the prevalence of the term General Ledger in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited General Ledger over the 3 months to 25 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 141 149
Rank change year-on-year +19 +8  
Contract jobs citing General Ledger 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.050% 0.14% 0.034%
As % of the General category 0.17% 0.42% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
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 £22.75
% change year-on-year +3.60% -56.04%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 590 954 919
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.65% 34.45% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 695 656
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 19
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.72% -42.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £11.60 £7.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.63 £78.80 £151.00
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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

General Ledger
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for General Ledger in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for General Ledger.

1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) FATCA
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction

General Ledger
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) V-Model
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) FATCA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft