The table below looks at the statistics for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 139 106 127
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +21
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 8 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 1.66% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
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£325 £366 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +24.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -36.36%
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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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
687 482 682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.30% 22.19% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 326 396
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £464 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 41
Average hourly rate £47.50 £25.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £15.90 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £43.25 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +5.00%

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Crystal Reports
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
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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
Wiltshire - 6 £325 - 1
Dorset - 1 £325 - 2
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 4
Bristol - - - - 2
Crystal Reports
England

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 12 (85.71%) .NET
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (42.86%) C#
6 5 (35.71%) VB
7 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
8 3 (21.43%) MDX
8 3 (21.43%) LINQ
8 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
8 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (21.43%) LINQ to SQL
8 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (14.29%) jQuery
9 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
9 2 (14.29%) HTML
9 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) CSS
9 2 (14.29%) Web Services
9 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
9 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Report Developer
3 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VB Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) MDX
3 3 (21.43%) LINQ
3 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
3 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (21.43%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (7.14%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
7 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
1 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos