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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 139 125 107
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 9 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.32% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 1.57% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate
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£294 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -72.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £14.25 £13.20
% change year-on-year
+128.07% +7.95%
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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
779 572 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.60% 20.18% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 326 309
Average daily rate £400 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.13% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 19
Average hourly rate £38.75 £33.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £16.50 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £121.20 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Crystal Reports across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Crystal Reports within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cheshire +3 6 £275 - 1
Manchester -8 3 £306 +11.36% 3
Lancashire - - - - 1
Merseyside - - - -
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England

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (71.43%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) QlikView
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) ETL
3 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (28.57%) Business Objects
6 4 (28.57%) DTS
6 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 2 (14.29%) MS Access
8 2 (14.29%) SAP
8 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 2 (14.29%) Information Management
9 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (7.14%) Retail
9 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Exchequer
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) QlikView
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) DTS
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (14.29%) MS Access
7 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
7 1 (7.14%) SAP BI
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (7.14%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Report Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ETL
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Development
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCTS
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Business Objects
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Sage