The first table below looks at the demand for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 South East 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 220 207 183
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 30 30 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.36% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.69% 1.89% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 21
Average daily rate £320 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £378 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -75.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.40 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -59.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1779 1587 1989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.37% 18.96% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 851 953
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 58 46
Average hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.25 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Crystal Reports
England

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Crystal Reports
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Buckinghamshire -11 9 £320 - 1
Oxfordshire +1 5 £350 - 3
Berkshire -6 5 £275 - 6
Surrey -11 4 - - 3
Kent +5 3 £248 -10.00% 2
Hampshire 0 2 £313 +38.88% 2
West Sussex -3 1 - -
Middlesex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Crystal Reports
England

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 36 (60.00%) SQL
2 30 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
4 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
5 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (25.00%) Finance
6 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (20.00%) ITIL
7 12 (20.00%) Business Objects
7 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
9 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
10 8 (13.33%) VBScript
10 8 (13.33%) SAP
10 8 (13.33%) OpenView
10 8 (13.33%) HP
10 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (11.67%) QlikView
11 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
11 7 (11.67%) BusinessObjects
11 7 (11.67%) SLA
12 6 (10.00%) Windows
12 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
13 5 (8.33%) HP NNM
13 5 (8.33%) MDX
13 5 (8.33%) VMware

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (3.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.67%) ArcIMS
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.00%) MS Project
4 2 (3.33%) MS Office
4 2 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.33%) CA Clarity
2 1 (1.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (11.67%) QlikView
6 7 (11.67%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (6.67%) MS Access
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (5.00%) OLAP
9 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.67%) SAP BW
10 1 (1.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 15 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Analyst
2 20 (33.33%) Developer
3 16 (26.67%) Report Developer
4 11 (18.33%) Crystal Reports Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Report Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Crystal Reports Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Data Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
9 4 (6.67%) MI Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Development Specialist
10 3 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
11 2 (3.33%) Architect
11 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
11 2 (3.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) MDX
1 5 (8.33%) HTML
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.33%) Servlets
3 2 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) WCF
4 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.67%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) NHS
3 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.67%) Informatics
4 1 (1.67%) GIS
4 1 (1.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (6.67%) Migration
4 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (6.67%) Low Latency
5 3 (5.00%) ETL
5 3 (5.00%) CRM
6 2 (3.33%) ERP
6 2 (3.33%) CAD
6 2 (3.33%) Project Management
6 2 (3.33%) Service Management
6 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.33%) Data Transformation
6 2 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (13.33%) VBScript
4 5 (8.33%) VB
4 5 (8.33%) VBA
5 4 (6.67%) C#
6 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.33%) Java
7 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.33%) VB6
8 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) Security Cleared
2 17 (28.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) OpenView
2 5 (8.33%) HP NNM
3 4 (6.67%) OVSD
3 4 (6.67%) HP UCMDB
3 4 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.67%) PureDisk
4 1 (1.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.67%) Legato
4 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 8 (13.33%) SAP
3 8 (13.33%) HP
4 5 (8.33%) VMware
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco
5 4 (6.67%) OPNET
6 2 (3.33%) Cognos
6 2 (3.33%) IBM
6 2 (3.33%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (1.67%) Civica
7 1 (1.67%) Altiris
7 1 (1.67%) ESRI
7 1 (1.67%) Symantec
7 1 (1.67%) Remedy
7 1 (1.67%) Epicor
7 1 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.67%) Sage
7 1 (1.67%) EMC