The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveReports skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveReports over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Dynamics ActiveReports
Rank 559 558 522
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -36
Contract jobs citing ActiveReports 20 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.016% 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.074% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 2
Average daily rate
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£388 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 - £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11198 10855 9249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.14% 21.91% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7400 7013 5694
Average daily rate £403 £397 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 177 212
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £15.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £55.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

ActiveReports
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ActiveReports across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

ActiveReports Jobs Demand Trend in England

ActiveReports
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ActiveReports across the England region.

ActiveReports Daily Rate Trend in England

ActiveReports
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActiveReports across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

ActiveReports Daily Rate Histogram in England

ActiveReports
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ActiveReports across the England region.

ActiveReports Hourly Rate Trend in England

ActiveReports
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveReports within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 11 £450 - 1
North West - 4 £365 -
South West - 3 £350 -
South East - 2 £438 - 1
ActiveReports
UK

ActiveReports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ActiveReports also 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 that cited ActiveReports.

1 20 (86.96%) Cognos
1 20 (86.96%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 17 (73.91%) Cognos Report Studio
3 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (43.48%) ETL
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (34.78%) Finance
7 7 (30.43%) Informatica
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 6 (26.09%) Cognos Event Studio
8 6 (26.09%) Cognos Transformer
8 6 (26.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Banking
10 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 4 (17.39%) PowerCenter
11 3 (13.04%) Snowflake Schema
11 3 (13.04%) Star Schema
11 3 (13.04%) IBM
11 3 (13.04%) Log4Net
11 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
11 3 (13.04%) OLAP

ActiveReports
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ActiveReports also 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 that cited ActiveReports. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 17 (73.91%) Cognos Report Studio
3 9 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 7 (30.43%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 6 (26.09%) Cognos Event Studio
5 6 (26.09%) Cognos Transformer
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (17.39%) PowerCenter
8 3 (13.04%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (13.04%) Star Schema
8 3 (13.04%) OLAP
9 2 (8.70%) Cognos Query Studio
9 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (4.35%) Cognos Powerplay
10 1 (4.35%) Data Mart
10 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Log4Net
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) International Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Report Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Report Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Report Writer
5 2 (8.70%) Cognos Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos BI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (13.04%) WCF
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (43.48%) ETL
3 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) System Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
4 3 (13.04%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (13.04%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Information Management
5 1 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.35%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Cognos
2 7 (30.43%) Informatica
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.35%) SAP