The median contractor rate for a Report Writer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 560 606 583
Rank change year-on-year +46 -23  
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 22 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.060% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.063% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 23
Median daily rate £325 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £600 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London 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 40460 48938 48186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.60% 95.22% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 26404 32302 29712
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1317 1391 1944
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.06 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Report Writer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Report Writer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Report Writer in England

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Report Writer in England over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Report Writer in England

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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

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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 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +31 9 £345 -18.82% 1
East of England -3 3 £325 +15.04%
North West +35 2 £375 -3.22% 1
West Midlands +22 2 £325 -13.33%
Midlands +5 1 £170 -71.66%
East Midlands -4 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £175 -
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UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 14 (40.00%) SQL
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.86%) Unit4 Business World
4 7 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
5 6 (17.14%) Retail
6 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (14.29%) SAP
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.43%) Workflow
7 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 4 (11.43%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (8.57%) Subversion
8 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
8 3 (8.57%) Marketing
8 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (8.57%) Moodle
8 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (8.57%) IIS
8 3 (8.57%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) Cognos
8 3 (8.57%) ERP
8 3 (8.57%) Electronics
8 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
8 3 (8.57%) Internet

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 (8.57%) IIS
1 3 (8.57%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.71%) Sage X3
4 1 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
4 5 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) OLAP
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (2.86%) QlikView
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Subversion
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.57%) Electronics
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (11.43%) Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (11.43%) Workflow
3 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) ERP
3 3 (8.57%) OO
3 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.71%) Migration
4 2 (5.71%) PLM
5 1 (2.86%) Coaching
5 1 (2.86%) Manual Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Scorecard
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 5 (14.29%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Cognos
4 2 (5.71%) Sage
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Workday