The table below looks at the statistics for ActiveReports skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ActiveReports over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Dynamics ActiveReports
Rank 589 576 547
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -29
Contract jobs citing ActiveReports 18 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.053% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
Average daily rate
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£375 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £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 - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11961 11288 10054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.08% 21.44% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7836 7214 6065
Average daily rate £400 £398 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 188 226
Average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.54 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

ActiveReports
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ActiveReports Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ActiveReports
Daily Rate Trend

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

ActiveReports Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ActiveReports
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ActiveReports within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

ActiveReports Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ActiveReports
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ActiveReports Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ActiveReports
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ActiveReports within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England -14 18 £375 - 2
London -4 10 £450 - 1
Merseyside - 4 £365 -
North West - 4 £365 -
Liverpool - 4 £365 -
South West - 3 £350 -
South East - 1 £400 - 1
Southampton - 1 £400 -
Hampshire - 1 £400 - 1
City of London - 1 £450 -

ActiveReports
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 19 (86.36%) Cognos
1 19 (86.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 16 (72.73%) Cognos Report Studio
3 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) ETL
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
5 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (31.82%) Informatica
7 6 (27.27%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 6 (27.27%) Cognos Event Studio
8 5 (22.73%) Cognos Transformer
8 5 (22.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) PowerCenter
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle
10 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
10 3 (13.64%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (13.64%) Star Schema
10 3 (13.64%) OLAP
10 3 (13.64%) .NET
10 3 (13.64%) C#

ActiveReports
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 5 (22.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 16 (72.73%) Cognos Report Studio
3 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 6 (27.27%) Cognos Event Studio
6 5 (22.73%) Cognos Transformer
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (18.18%) PowerCenter
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (13.64%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (13.64%) Star Schema
8 3 (13.64%) OLAP
9 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (4.55%) Data Mart
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (4.55%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Log4Net
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Back Office
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Report Developer
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Data Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Report Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Report Writer
5 2 (9.09%) Cognos Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Cognos BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) WCF
1 3 (13.64%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (45.45%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.64%) System Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Time Management
4 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (13.64%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.64%) C#
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Cognos
2 7 (31.82%) Informatica
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) SAP