The table below looks at the statistics for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank - 89 79
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.14% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.61% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate - £294 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £328
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -5.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.04 £16.00 £17.48
% change year-on-year
+6.46% -8.44%
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
389 330 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.47% 23.11% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 218 159
Average daily rate £375 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Crystal Reports
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
1 4 (57.14%) Sage
1 4 (57.14%) Sage X3
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (42.86%) LANDesk
2 3 (42.86%) System Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) ERP Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Sage Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (42.86%) System Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Web Design
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sage
2 3 (42.86%) LANDesk
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft