The table below looks at the statistics for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 430 379 361
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -18
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 147 186 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.38% 1.73% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 93 110
Average daily rate
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£310 £315 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £159 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £314 £361
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -13.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.48 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.44% +22.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £12.40 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.00 £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.48 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.44% +29.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10670 10766 10403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.00% 22.11% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6948 6597 6314
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 209 238
Average hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.66 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Crystal Reports within the UK.

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Crystal Reports within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Crystal Reports within the UK.

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Crystal Reports within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 January 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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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
England -63 129 £305 -2.78% 71
London -35 48 £313 -3.84% 18
South East -17 30 £288 -14.81% 18
West Midlands -4 13 £300 -23.56% 7
City of London +12 12 £400 +9.96% 12
Milton Keynes -4 12 £378 -24.50%
Buckinghamshire -10 12 £378 -8.48%
Scotland -2 9 £320 -14.66%
Yorkshire -7 9 £305 +1.75% 3
East of England -12 9 £500 +58.73% 11
Surrey -1 7 £275 - 2
West Yorkshire -1 7 £301 -19.74% 2
South West -16 7 £303 +24.10% 4
East Midlands +3 6 £263 +118.75% 2
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £500 - 2
Hampshire -15 6 - - 4
Glasgow +4 5 £310 -
Leeds -5 5 £301 -19.74%
Peterborough -7 5 £500 - 1
North West -15 4 £300 -14.28% 6
Birmingham - 4 £325 - 2
Edinburgh -7 3 £325 -13.33%
Herefordshire - 3 - -
Derbyshire +19 2 £155 +55.00%
Berkshire -2 2 - - 2
Essex -4 2 £325 +18.18%
Worcestershire -4 2 £275 -29.93%
Manchester -5 2 £294 -16.07% 2
South Wales -11 2 £400 +10.34% 2
Wales -18 2 £400 +10.34% 6

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 193 (60.31%) SQL
2 117 (36.56%) SQL Server
3 92 (28.75%) Business Intelligence
4 81 (25.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 79 (24.69%) Finance
6 74 (23.13%) Oracle
7 69 (21.56%) Microsoft
8 64 (20.00%) Business Objects
9 63 (19.69%) T-SQL
10 55 (17.19%) Oracle Reports
10 55 (17.19%) MS Excel
11 54 (16.88%) .NET
12 50 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 44 (13.75%) ITIL
14 42 (13.13%) ETL
15 36 (11.25%) ASP.NET
16 35 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
16 35 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
17 33 (10.31%) PL/SQL
18 32 (10.00%) C#
19 31 (9.69%) SAP
20 29 (9.06%) Data Warehouse
20 29 (9.06%) UNIX
20 29 (9.06%) Migration
21 28 (8.75%) SLA
21 28 (8.75%) Relational Database
22 27 (8.44%) MS Office
23 26 (8.13%) Cognos
24 25 (7.81%) Project Management
24 25 (7.81%) Security Cleared

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 18 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (2.19%) IIS
4 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.63%) SAS
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.31%) JBoss
6 1 (0.31%) Drupal
6 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 55 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.44%) MS Office
3 16 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (4.69%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (3.13%) MS Visio
5 10 (3.13%) MS Project
6 3 (0.94%) SPSS
7 2 (0.63%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.31%) Stata
8 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.56%) Markit EDM
2 5 (1.56%) SmartPlant
3 4 (1.25%) SimCorp Dimension
3 4 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (1.25%) CODA-Financials
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.94%) Maximo
4 3 (0.94%) Remedy AR System
4 3 (0.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.94%) Eagle PACE
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.63%) IntelliMatch
5 2 (0.63%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.31%) Summit
6 1 (0.31%) Exchequer
6 1 (0.31%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.94%) SNMP
2 2 (0.63%) PuTTY
2 2 (0.63%) Network Security
2 2 (0.63%) SMS
2 2 (0.63%) Firewall
3 1 (0.31%) Wireless
3 1 (0.31%) Intranet
3 1 (0.31%) MPLS
3 1 (0.31%) VoIP
3 1 (0.31%) WAN
3 1 (0.31%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (36.56%) SQL Server
2 81 (25.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 55 (17.19%) Oracle Reports
4 50 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (9.06%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (8.75%) Relational Database
8 23 (7.19%) BusinessObjects
9 21 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 17 (5.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (5.31%) QlikView
12 14 (4.38%) BusinessObjects XI
12 14 (4.38%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (4.38%) Oracle Database
13 12 (3.75%) OLAP
13 12 (3.75%) MS Access
14 10 (3.13%) SQLBase
15 8 (2.50%) ProClarity
16 7 (2.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.81%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.94%) Toad
5 2 (0.63%) JIRA
5 2 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.63%) Log4j
6 1 (0.31%) PeopleTools
6 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.31%) Maven
6 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 79 (24.69%) Finance
2 13 (4.06%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.19%) Marketing
4 5 (1.56%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.56%) Banking
5 4 (1.25%) Retail
5 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.94%) Electronics
6 3 (0.94%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.63%) Back Office
7 2 (0.63%) Publishing
8 1 (0.31%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Front Office
8 1 (0.31%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 125 (39.06%) Analyst
2 99 (30.94%) Developer
3 33 (10.31%) Business Analyst
3 33 (10.31%) Data Analyst
4 31 (9.69%) Report Developer
5 24 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 23 (7.19%) Support Analyst
7 21 (6.56%) Consultant
8 19 (5.94%) Architect
9 17 (5.31%) Report Analyst
10 16 (5.00%) Crystal Reports Developer
10 16 (5.00%) Applications Support
11 15 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 14 (4.38%) Business Developer
12 14 (4.38%) Data Architect
13 13 (4.06%) MI Analyst
13 13 (4.06%) SQL Developer
13 13 (4.06%) Service Manager
13 13 (4.06%) .NET Developer
14 10 (3.13%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (16.88%) .NET
2 36 (11.25%) ASP.NET
3 17 (5.31%) HTML
4 15 (4.69%) XML
5 14 (4.38%) CSS
6 8 (2.50%) jQuery
6 8 (2.50%) Web Services
7 7 (2.19%) WinForms
7 7 (2.19%) MDX
8 6 (1.88%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.94%) Middleware
9 3 (0.94%) WCF
9 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.63%) HTML5
10 2 (0.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (0.63%) J2EE
10 2 (0.63%) ADO.NET
11 1 (0.31%) SAP XI
11 1 (0.31%) EDI
11 1 (0.31%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.75%) NHS
4 10 (3.13%) Data Extraction
5 6 (1.88%) Data Structures
5 6 (1.88%) Statistics
6 3 (0.94%) DTV
6 3 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.94%) Life Science
6 3 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (0.94%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.63%) Derivative
7 2 (0.63%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.63%) CMDB
7 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.63%) Equities
7 2 (0.63%) GIS
8 1 (0.31%) Clustering
8 1 (0.31%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.31%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.06%) UNIX
2 20 (6.25%) Windows
3 11 (3.44%) Linux
4 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.94%) Solaris
6 3 (0.94%) FreeBSD
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) VMS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (28.75%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (13.75%) ITIL
3 42 (13.13%) ETL
4 29 (9.06%) Migration
5 25 (7.81%) Project Management
6 20 (6.25%) Service Management
7 18 (5.63%) Data Modelling
7 18 (5.63%) Data Analysis
8 17 (5.31%) Business Analysis
8 17 (5.31%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 16 (5.00%) Data Migration
10 14 (4.38%) Service Delivery
11 11 (3.44%) Data Architecture
12 10 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (3.13%) Configuration Management
13 9 (2.81%) Change Management
13 9 (2.81%) Workflow
13 9 (2.81%) Incident Management
13 9 (2.81%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 193 (60.31%) SQL
2 63 (19.69%) T-SQL
3 33 (10.31%) PL/SQL
4 32 (10.00%) C#
5 23 (7.19%) VBA
5 23 (7.19%) VB.NET
6 18 (5.63%) Shell Script
7 15 (4.69%) VB
8 14 (4.38%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.75%) Java
10 8 (2.50%) Delphi
11 6 (1.88%) VB6
12 5 (1.56%) ABAP
12 5 (1.56%) C
13 4 (1.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.31%) XAML
14 1 (0.31%) PeopleCode
14 1 (0.31%) C++
14 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 24 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (2.81%) Degree
6 1 (0.31%) ISEB
6 1 (0.31%) HND
6 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.75%) SLA
2 11 (3.44%) ISO 9001
2 11 (3.44%) QA
3 2 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.31%) vSphere
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (2.81%) OVSD
2 4 (1.25%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (0.94%) WMI
4 2 (0.63%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.31%) Foglight
5 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.31%) Control-M
5 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 74 (23.13%) Oracle
2 69 (21.56%) Microsoft
3 64 (20.00%) Business Objects
4 31 (9.69%) SAP
5 26 (8.13%) Cognos
6 21 (6.56%) Sybase
7 20 (6.25%) Remedy
8 14 (4.38%) HP
9 7 (2.19%) Northgate
10 6 (1.88%) Jaspersoft
10 6 (1.88%) Tableau
10 6 (1.88%) CODA
11 5 (1.56%) Charles River
12 4 (1.25%) SimCorp
12 4 (1.25%) Sage
12 4 (1.25%) BMC
13 3 (0.94%) VMware
13 3 (0.94%) Intergraph
13 3 (0.94%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.94%) LANDesk
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hook
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago