The table below looks at the statistics for ReportNet skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ReportNet over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos ReportNet
Rank 598 591 541
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -50
Contract jobs citing ReportNet 2 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.007% 0.027%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.016% 0.034% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 13
Average daily rate
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£429 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £358 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £460 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+14.46% -
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
12283 11838 10449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.01% 21.73% 21.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8003 7500 6308
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 190 221
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 £15.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £55.00 £42.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

ReportNet
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ReportNet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ReportNet
Daily Rate Trend

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

ReportNet Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ReportNet
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ReportNet Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ReportNet
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ReportNet within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 -10 2 £429 +7.31%
North West - 2 £429 -
Knutsford - 1 £439 -
Cheshire - 1 £439 -

ReportNet
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ReportNet 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 ReportNet.

1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Powerplay
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Transformer
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

ReportNet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ReportNet 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 ReportNet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Powerplay
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (100.00%) DTS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Teradata