The median contractor rate for a Report Writer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 613 598
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Report Writer 22 30 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.047% 0.056% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.059% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 39
Median daily rate £325 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £473 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -25.00% +23.07%  
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. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Report Writer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Report Writer in the UK

Report Writer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Report Writer in the UK

Report Writer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Report Writer over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Report Writer in the UK

Report Writer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Report Writer in the UK

Report Writer
Top 20 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 June 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
England +24 21 £325 -18.75% 3
London +4 8 £450 +22.44%
East of England -4 3 £325 -27.37%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £325 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £210 -
Middlesbrough - 2 £210 -
Cambridge - 2 £338 -
Yorkshire - 2 £210 - 1
Scotland +39 1 £160 -57.33%
West Midlands +12 1 £325 +26.82% 2
Midlands +10 1 £170 -71.66% 2
South East +7 1 - -
Staffordshire 0 1 £325 +8.33% 2
East Midlands -6 1 £300 -
North East - 1 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £300 -
Aberdeen - 1 £160 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £300 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £300 -

Report Writer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 featuring Report Writer in the job title.

1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.03%) Finance
5 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
6 8 (21.62%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle
8 6 (16.22%) Retail
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (10.81%) Unit4 Business World
10 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (8.11%) Migration
11 3 (8.11%) Subversion
11 3 (8.11%) Cognos
11 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (8.11%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (8.11%) Internet
11 3 (8.11%) IIS
11 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (8.11%) OO
11 3 (8.11%) Moodle
12 2 (5.41%) Dashboard Development
12 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared

Report Writer 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 3 (8.11%) IIS
1 3 (8.11%) Moodle
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.70%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.70%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 8 (21.62%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (8.11%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (2.70%) ActiveReports
9 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (2.70%) Oracle Smart View
9 1 (2.70%) QlikView
9 1 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) MDX
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) Java EE
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (8.11%) Migration
2 3 (8.11%) OO
3 2 (5.41%) Analytics
3 2 (5.41%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (5.41%) ERP
3 2 (5.41%) PLM
3 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.70%) Business Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) Coaching
4 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (2.70%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (2.70%) Manual Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.70%) Scorecard
4 1 (2.70%) Spend Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) Use Case
4 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) C++
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Cognos
4 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.70%) Workday