Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Report Analyst was £354 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Reporting Analyst
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 636 609 503
Rank change year-on-year -27 -106 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Report Analyst 249 282 427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.28% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 176 273
UK median daily rate £354 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.14% -6.67% +6.46%
10th Percentile £184 £221 £205
90th Percentile £575 £529 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £313 £325
% change year-on-year - -3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 6
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +1.05% +3.26%
10th Percentile £11.25 £16.55 £14.95
90th Percentile £27.79 £32.50 £74.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% +12.50% -3.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97749 99240 107788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64477 64699 68564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2920 3284 4118
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Report Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Report Analyst in the UK

Report Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Report Analyst in the UK

Report Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Report Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Report Analyst in the UK

Report Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Report Analyst in the UK

Report Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Report Analyst over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Report Analyst in the UK

Report Analyst
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Report Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 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
England -18 233 £358 +2.29% 18
London -26 126 £400 +6.67% 8
UK excluding London -9 120 £313 - 14
South East +9 74 £278 -12.06% 3
North of England +37 14 £319 +6.25% 4
Scotland -5 12 £315 +14.55% 3
Midlands +10 9 £375 +25.00% 2
North West +17 8 £319 -15.00% 2
Yorkshire +18 5 £375 +15.74% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £450 +50.00% 2
South West -16 5 £288 -2.13% 1
West Midlands +12 4 £375 +24.79%
East of England -8 4 £288 +161.36%
North East +60 1 £230 +2.22% 1
Wales - 1 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Report Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Report Analyst 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 featuring Report Analyst in the job title.

1 105 (42.17%) SQL
2 85 (34.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 80 (32.13%) Finance
4 58 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (19.68%) Analytics
6 47 (18.88%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (15.66%) Data Analysis
8 30 (12.05%) BusinessObjects
8 30 (12.05%) SAP
9 29 (11.65%) Microsoft
9 29 (11.65%) Banking
10 27 (10.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 27 (10.84%) Degree
11 25 (10.04%) Oracle
12 24 (9.64%) MiFID
13 23 (9.24%) Marketing
13 23 (9.24%) ITIL
13 23 (9.24%) Tableau
14 21 (8.43%) VBA
14 21 (8.43%) Business Analysis
15 20 (8.03%) SQL Server
16 19 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (7.23%) EMIR
18 17 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 17 (6.83%) Google
18 17 (6.83%) Service Management
18 17 (6.83%) Management Information System
19 16 (6.43%) Project Management
19 16 (6.43%) Data Modelling
19 16 (6.43%) Power BI

Report Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (4.42%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.61%) SAS
3 2 (0.80%) IIS
Applications
1 85 (34.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (10.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (4.02%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (2.81%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Markit EDM
1 5 (2.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.20%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.80%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.80%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.40%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.40%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.62%) Google Analytics
2 7 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.81%) Silverpop
3 4 (1.61%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.80%) Taleo
5 1 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.40%) Firebase
5 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.40%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.80%) SMS
2 1 (0.40%) DSL
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.05%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (8.03%) SQL Server
3 17 (6.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (6.43%) Power BI
5 15 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
6 14 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (4.02%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (2.41%) Amazon QuickSight
12 6 (2.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 6 (2.41%) OLAP
12 6 (2.41%) Qlik Sense
12 6 (2.41%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.01%) Big Data
13 5 (2.01%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
13 5 (2.01%) SAP BW
14 4 (1.61%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (1.61%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.20%) JIRA
3 2 (0.80%) Liquibase
3 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.40%) MSTest
4 1 (0.40%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 80 (32.13%) Finance
2 29 (11.65%) Banking
3 23 (9.24%) Marketing
4 13 (5.22%) Investment Banking
4 13 (5.22%) Legal
5 12 (4.82%) Retail
6 10 (4.02%) Front Office
6 10 (4.02%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.81%) Local Government
8 5 (2.01%) Publishing
9 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.80%) Law
11 1 (0.40%) Advertising
11 1 (0.40%) Automotive
11 1 (0.40%) Back Office
11 1 (0.40%) Billing
11 1 (0.40%) German Language
11 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.42%) .NET
2 3 (1.20%) .NET Core
2 3 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (1.20%) JDBC
2 3 (1.20%) ODBC
2 3 (1.20%) SAP MI
2 3 (1.20%) XML
3 2 (0.80%) FpML
3 2 (0.80%) HTML
4 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.40%) CSS
4 1 (0.40%) Flash
4 1 (0.40%) Middleware
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 58 (23.29%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.83%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.02%) Derivative
3 10 (4.02%) Equities
4 8 (3.21%) Fixed Income
5 7 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.81%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.81%) Marketing Technology
6 5 (2.01%) User Experience
7 4 (1.61%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.61%) OTC Derivatives
8 3 (1.20%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.20%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.20%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.80%) ASIC
9 2 (0.80%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.40%) NHS
10 1 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.80%) Windows
2 1 (0.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (19.68%) Analytics
2 47 (18.88%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (15.66%) Data Analysis
4 23 (9.24%) ITIL
5 21 (8.43%) Business Analysis
6 19 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (6.83%) Service Management
8 16 (6.43%) Data Modelling
8 16 (6.43%) Project Management
9 14 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (5.22%) CRM
10 13 (5.22%) Data Analytics
10 13 (5.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (5.22%) Visualisation
11 10 (4.02%) Change Management
11 10 (4.02%) ETL
12 9 (3.61%) Collaborative Working
13 8 (3.21%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (3.21%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 105 (42.17%) SQL
2 21 (8.43%) VBA
3 12 (4.82%) T-SQL
3 12 (4.82%) VB
4 7 (2.81%) R
5 6 (2.41%) Python
6 5 (2.01%) C
6 5 (2.01%) VBScript
7 4 (1.61%) C#
7 4 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.61%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.61%) Ruby
8 1 (0.40%) Java
8 1 (0.40%) Perl
8 1 (0.40%) Scala
8 1 (0.40%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (10.84%) Degree
2 9 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.01%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.20%) ISEB
6 2 (0.80%) PMP
6 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) ACCA
7 1 (0.40%) CIMA
7 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) MOS
7 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.64%) MiFID
2 18 (7.23%) EMIR
3 16 (6.43%) PMO
4 12 (4.82%) Dodd-Frank
4 12 (4.82%) QA
5 10 (4.02%) Data Quality
6 6 (2.41%) SLA
7 5 (2.01%) FINREP
8 3 (1.20%) COREP
8 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (1.20%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.80%) IFRS
9 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.80%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.40%) AIFMD
10 1 (0.40%) Basel III
10 1 (0.40%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.40%) UCITS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.01%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.80%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.40%) Control-M
3 1 (0.40%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (12.05%) SAP
2 29 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 25 (10.04%) Oracle
4 23 (9.24%) Tableau
5 17 (6.83%) Google
6 8 (3.21%) HP
6 8 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.81%) Cognos
7 7 (2.81%) Hootsuite
7 7 (2.81%) Jaspersoft
7 7 (2.81%) Sitecore
8 5 (2.01%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.61%) Adobe
9 4 (1.61%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.61%) Motorola
9 4 (1.61%) Omniture
9 4 (1.61%) Teradata
10 3 (1.20%) New Relic
10 3 (1.20%) Splunk
11 2 (0.80%) Vermilion