Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Report Writer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 818 808 783
Rank change year-on-year -10 -25 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 20 35 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.039% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.041% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 46
England median daily rate £300 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% - +12.07%
10th Percentile £210 £236 £213
90th Percentile £468 £488 £469
UK median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 87,499 85,538 93,500
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.76% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,692 56,349 60,467
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £638 £610 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,538 2,914 3,579
England median hourly rate £18.30 £18.39 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.48% -0.61% +12.12%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.52
% change year-on-year +2.78% -2.81% +12.24%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 -31 10 £325 -
North of England +37 5 £300 -36.84% 1
North East - 4 £300 -
West Midlands +11 3 £200 -33.33% 1
Midlands +3 3 £200 -40.74% 2
South East -27 2 £363 +7.41%
Yorkshire +16 1 £200 -20.00% 1
Report Writer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (20.00%) Informatica
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (15.00%) Data Extraction
6 2 (10.00%) ActiveReports
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) General Ledger
6 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 2 (10.00%) SMS
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports

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 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.00%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) ActiveReports
3 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) JasperReports
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (25.00%) Banking
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (15.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Practice Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Informatica
4 1 (5.00%) Capita
4 1 (5.00%) Cognos
4 1 (5.00%) Northgate
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase