The first table below looks at the demand for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 124 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 5 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.12% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.13% 0.74% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £275 - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.40 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -59.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
442 408 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.49% 16.60% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 154 134
Average daily rate £380 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 32 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £34.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.52% -24.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Crystal Reports
South East

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Crystal Reports across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Crystal Reports across the Berkshire region.

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Crystal Reports across the Berkshire region.

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Crystal Reports
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Crystal Reports within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 5 £275 - 1
Slough - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Crystal Reports
South East

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Crystal Reports also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Crystal Reports.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) MS Access
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) MDX
4 4 (40.00%) QlikView
4 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) .NET

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Crystal Reports also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Crystal Reports. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) Sage 200
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) MS Access
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) QlikView
2 4 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) OLAP
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Report Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) MDX
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Low Latency
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 2 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (10.00%) PureDisk
1 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (10.00%) Legato
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Altiris
5 1 (10.00%) EMC
5 1 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (10.00%) Sage
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec