The first table below looks at the demand for the Report Writer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Report Writer
Rank 116 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.084% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.12% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £400 £318 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -18.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -25.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £120.00 £14.79 -
% change year-on-year
+711.49% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2162 1704 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.92% 93.01% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1115 796 954
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 155 177
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.80 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Report Writer
England

Report Writer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Report Writer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Report Writer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Report Writer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Report Writer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Report Writer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Report Writer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Report Writer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL