The table below looks at the statistics for the Report Writer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Report Writer
Rank 423 419 411
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 10 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.021% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.022% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Average daily rate
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£343 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £249 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £410 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.05 -
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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 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22279 22522 23553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.56% 92.61% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 15699 15363 16156
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 420 457
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.15 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Report Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Report Writer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Report Writer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Report Writer Daily Rate Trend in London

Report Writer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Report Writer across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Report Writer Daily Rate Histogram in London

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Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Report Writer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Report Writer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (42.86%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) AS400
3 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
3 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (19.05%) Agresso
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Workflow
5 3 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) Cognos
6 2 (9.52%) ETL
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
6 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
7 1 (4.76%) ActiveReports
7 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (4.76%) Database Security

Report Writer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Agresso
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Data Mining
3 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.76%) FileMaker
6 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.76%) MS Access
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.76%) ActiveReports
6 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.76%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (4.76%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (4.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) AS400
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Equities
3 1 (4.76%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
2 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Workflow
3 3 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.76%) Database Security
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cognos
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase