The table below looks at the statistics for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 65 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 8 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.82% 0.75% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.40% 3.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.35 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £17.13
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -24.10%
Crystal Reports
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
182 187 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.63% 23.46% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 87 62
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £252 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £460 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.25 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -35.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Crystal Reports across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Crystal Reports
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 5 £305 -
Crystal Reports
North West

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) ITSM
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (40.00%) LANDesk
2 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (33.33%) QlikView
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 4 (26.67%) DTS
4 4 (26.67%) SAP BW
4 4 (26.67%) SAP BI
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Xcelsius

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (33.33%) MS Office
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (33.33%) QlikView
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Xcelsius
3 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) DTS
3 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (26.67%) SAP BW
3 4 (26.67%) SAP BI
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Report Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SAP BI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) SAP BI Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP BW Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) ITSM
1 6 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (26.67%) Information Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stress Testing
3 4 (26.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
1 1 (6.67%) MCITP
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (40.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (26.67%) SAP