The table below looks at the statistics for the Report Writer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Report Writer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Report Writer
Rank 198 219 225
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.041% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.044% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £238 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.05 - £19.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5354 6825 7332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.14% 92.66% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3871 4983 5319
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 150 174
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Report Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Report Writer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Report Writer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Report Writer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Report Writer across the City of London region.

Report Writer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Report Writer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Report Writer in their job title.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) MDX
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) DataStage
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking

Report Writer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Report Writer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Report Writer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) DataStage
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) MDX
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos