The first table below looks at the demand for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 Essex 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 62 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.53% 1.46% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 7.41% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £510 £428 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% +22.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.40 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -59.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
206 81 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.21% 19.71% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 39 31
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 16
Average hourly rate £35.20 £30.89 £26.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.95% +14.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £27.50 £22.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £37.91
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Crystal Reports
East of England

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Crystal Reports across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Crystal Reports
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex 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
Basildon - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Rayleigh - - - -
Crystal Reports
East of England

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
1 11 (78.57%) Business Objects
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (42.86%) Ingres
5 6 (42.86%) Service Management
6 5 (35.71%) Time Management
7 3 (21.43%) DTS
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Information Management
8 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
9 1 (7.14%) System Testing
9 1 (7.14%) FormScape
9 1 (7.14%) QA
9 1 (7.14%) QlikView
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (7.14%) Release Management
9 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 1 (7.14%) Windows 7

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) FormScape
1 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (71.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 8 (57.14%) RDBMS
3 6 (42.86%) Ingres
4 3 (21.43%) DTS
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (7.14%) QlikView
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Objects Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Report Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Report Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports Writer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Ajax
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
3 5 (35.71%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Management
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
1 11 (78.57%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.14%) Northgate
2 1 (7.14%) SAP