The first table below looks at the demand for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 17 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 Wales 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 48 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.23% 0.31% 0.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 1.14% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £178 £170 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -51.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
-2.69% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £14.50
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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
105 88 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 18.45% 26.99% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 64 23
Average daily rate £363 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £28.88 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.85% +17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Crystal Reports
Wales

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Crystal Reports across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Crystal Reports
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 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
Cardiff -15 5 £175 +2.94%
Crystal Reports
Wales

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (25.00%) R
6 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
6 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) SAP XI
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) SAP
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) LAN
6 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Intel

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (25.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (8.33%) MS Access
5 1 (8.33%) CorVu
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) SAP XI
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) R
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Intel
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle