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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Cognos ReportNet
Rank 623 - 569
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ReportNet 3 0 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% - 0.038%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.026% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 18
Average daily rate £275 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - £425
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
11419 11340 11451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.20% 21.90% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7676 7338 6934
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 174 234
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £48.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 3 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
East Midlands - 3 £275 -
England - 3 £275 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -

ReportNet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Powerplay
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Impromptu
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) DTS
3 3 (50.00%) Teradata
3 3 (50.00%) ETL
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 3 (50.00%) ResourceLink
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Banking

ReportNet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Impromptu
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Powerplay
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos Transformer
3 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) DTS
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Cognos Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Teradata