Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Report Writer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Report Writer
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 781 804 777
Rank change year-on-year +23 -27 0
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 36 63 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.062% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.065% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 51 66
England median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £173 £213 £201
90th Percentile £493 £538 £450
UK median daily rate £325 £375 £326
% change year-on-year -13.33% +14.94% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK median hourly rate - - £15.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83190 96482 97394
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.11% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54340 63582 61420
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2649 2809 3806
England median hourly rate £18.18 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.32% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.78 £10.50 £10.41
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.75 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Report Writer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Report Writer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Report Writer in England

Report Writer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Report Writer in England

Report Writer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Report Writer in England over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Report Writer in England

Report Writer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Report Writer in England

Report Writer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Report Writer within the England region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 13 £388 +3.33%
Midlands +29 9 £313 +4.17%
North of England +55 7 £279 -30.31%
West Midlands +29 4 £325 +1.96%
Yorkshire - 4 £175 -
East of England -7 3 £325 -4.41%
North West +28 2 £375 -6.25%
East Midlands -11 2 £300 +29.73%
South East +47 1 - -
North East - 1 £300 -
Report Writer
UK

Report Writer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Report Writer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Report Writer in the job title.

1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) Finance
3 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (19.44%) Oracle
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.67%) Retail
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (13.89%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
9 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
10 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (8.33%) Internet
10 3 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (8.33%) Cognos
10 3 (8.33%) IIS
10 3 (8.33%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) Subversion
10 3 (8.33%) Moodle
11 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
11 2 (5.56%) Analytics
11 2 (5.56%) PLM
11 2 (5.56%) Migration
11 2 (5.56%) MDX
11 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Report Writer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.33%) IIS
1 3 (8.33%) Moodle
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.78%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.78%) SAP Business One
3 1 (2.78%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (19.44%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.78%) ActiveReports
6 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) OLAP
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Smart View
6 1 (2.78%) Power BI
6 1 (2.78%) QlikView
6 1 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) MDX
2 1 (2.78%) Java EE
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.33%) OO
3 2 (5.56%) Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (5.56%) ERP
3 2 (5.56%) Migration
3 2 (5.56%) PLM
3 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.78%) Business Analytics
4 1 (2.78%) Coaching
4 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (2.78%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.78%) Scorecard
4 1 (2.78%) Spend Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.78%) Use Case
4 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Cognos
4 2 (5.56%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Workday