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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Report Writer
Rank 183 198 190
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.017% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.019% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£328 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
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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
4701 5391 5260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.81% 93.38% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3589 3786 3909
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 85 117
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.75 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 18 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
6 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) ETL
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) ETL
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft