The table below looks at the statistics for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 146 147 133
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 11 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.36% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.33% 1.77% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 3
Median daily rate £350 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.38 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% -1.56%
Crystal Reports
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
826 847 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.72% 20.23% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 532 465
Median daily rate £375 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £15.90 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £52.47 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Crystal Reports as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Crystal Reports across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Crystal Reports
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Crystal Reports within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +14 6 £375 -25.00% 3
Manchester +1 4 £290 -22.66% 4
Crystal Reports
England

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Crystal Reports also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) ERP
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
5 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 5 (23.81%) Cognos
5 5 (23.81%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (19.05%) Database Mirroring
6 4 (19.05%) High Availability
6 4 (19.05%) Hyperion
6 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 4 (19.05%) SAP
6 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) CRM
7 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) Information Governance
7 3 (14.29%) Customer Insight
8 2 (9.52%) Data Security
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (23.81%) Qlik Sense
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
6 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 5 (23.81%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Crystal Reports Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Excel Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Report Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation
6 2 (9.52%) Digital Transformation Manager
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (38.10%) ERP
3 5 (23.81%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (19.05%) High Availability
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) Customer Insight
5 3 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Data Security
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Test Management
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Progress 4GL
4 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cognos
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Hyperion
2 4 (19.05%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) CODA
3 1 (4.76%) Concur
3 1 (4.76%) Maconomy
3 1 (4.76%) Progress
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow