The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 443 397 331
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -66
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 148 181 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.35% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.29% 1.64% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 115 138
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £216 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £12.95 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £33.95 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.13 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.10% -4.83%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11452 11008 11994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.96% 21.53% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7072 6722 7076
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 214 311
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.80 £51.30 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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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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 -34 140 £325 -7.14% 85
London -31 56 £388 +4.72% 37
South East -2 30 £294 -16.07% 10
City of London +18 17 £475 +26.66% 13
North West 0 17 £288 -8.00% 11
East of England -14 14 £350 +40.00% 6
Berkshire +2 8 £206 -45.00% 1
Hampshire -2 8 £275 - 2
Lancashire -3 8 - - 3
West Midlands -7 8 £300 +50.00% 3
West Yorkshire -1 7 £295 -15.71% 3
Yorkshire -3 7 £295 +7.27% 5
Milton Keynes +1 6 £200 -38.46%
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £200 -38.46%
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £350 +16.66% 2
South West -28 6 £243 -30.71% 6
Cheshire - 6 - - 2
Leeds 0 5 £320 -8.57% 1
Coventry -9 5 £400 -
Basingstoke - 5 - -
Warrington - 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 £350 - 3
Peterborough +7 4 £328 -
Middlesex 0 4 £350 -
Slough - 4 £200 -
Manchester -3 3 £288 +15.00% 4
Bristol - 3 £335 - 3
Oxfordshire -1 2 £300 - 2
Essex -2 2 - -
Wales -14 2 £336 - 4

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 182 (56.00%) SQL
2 131 (40.31%) SQL Server
3 84 (25.85%) Finance
4 77 (23.69%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (23.69%) Microsoft
5 63 (19.38%) Business Objects
6 60 (18.46%) MS Excel
7 55 (16.92%) SAP
8 50 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 50 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (14.15%) Windows
10 43 (13.23%) .NET
11 42 (12.92%) Oracle
12 39 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 37 (11.38%) Data Warehouse
14 35 (10.77%) C#
14 35 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 34 (10.46%) MS Office
16 29 (8.92%) ASP.NET
17 28 (8.62%) HTML
17 28 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
18 26 (8.00%) JavaScript
19 25 (7.69%) VMware
19 25 (7.69%) Web Services
19 25 (7.69%) Security Cleared
20 24 (7.38%) XML
20 24 (7.38%) Sybase
20 24 (7.38%) BusinessObjects
21 23 (7.08%) Java
21 23 (7.08%) Cognos

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (3.38%) Confluence
3 11 (3.38%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 9 (2.77%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.62%) Apache
6 2 (0.62%) Node.js
6 2 (0.62%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.31%) IIS
7 1 (0.31%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 60 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 34 (10.46%) MS Office
3 6 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.92%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.62%) MS Project
7 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.31%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (2.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (2.15%) SunGard AvantGard
3 5 (1.54%) SAP Business One
3 5 (1.54%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.62%) RiskWrite
5 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.31%) Line 500
6 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.31%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.31%) assyst
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.31%) Magento
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.31%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.31%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.31%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.31%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.00%) SAN
2 12 (3.69%) LAN
2 12 (3.69%) WAN
2 12 (3.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.85%) Internet
4 2 (0.62%) FTP
5 1 (0.31%) Firewall
5 1 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (40.31%) SQL Server
2 50 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (11.38%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
7 24 (7.38%) BusinessObjects
8 22 (6.77%) Relational Database
9 17 (5.23%) MS Access
10 15 (4.62%) Oracle Database
11 14 (4.31%) Data Mining
12 13 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (3.69%) Cognos Impromptu
13 12 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (3.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 12 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (3.38%) BusinessObjects XI
14 11 (3.38%) SAP BW
15 10 (3.08%) QlikView
16 8 (2.46%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.38%) Maven
3 11 (3.38%) JIRA
4 10 (3.08%) JUnit
4 10 (3.08%) Subversion
5 9 (2.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.23%) Mockito
7 4 (1.23%) EasyMock
7 4 (1.23%) jMock
8 3 (0.92%) NUnit
9 2 (0.62%) Ant
9 2 (0.62%) Log4j
9 2 (0.62%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.62%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.31%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.31%) T4 Templates
General
1 84 (25.85%) Finance
2 17 (5.23%) Banking
3 13 (4.00%) Retail
4 12 (3.69%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.46%) Marketing
6 6 (1.85%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.54%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.23%) Back Office
8 4 (1.23%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.62%) Electronics
9 2 (0.62%) Front Office
9 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.62%) Local Government
10 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.31%) Publishing
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 121 (37.23%) Developer
2 104 (32.00%) Analyst
3 45 (13.85%) Report Developer
4 29 (8.92%) Crystal Reports Developer
5 26 (8.00%) Consultant
6 20 (6.15%) SQL Developer
7 19 (5.85%) Data Analyst
8 18 (5.54%) .NET Developer
9 16 (4.92%) Applications Support
9 16 (4.92%) Business Analyst
10 15 (4.62%) Support Analyst
10 15 (4.62%) Information Analyst
11 14 (4.31%) Java Developer
11 14 (4.31%) MI Analyst
12 13 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
13 12 (3.69%) Technical Engineer
13 12 (3.69%) Systems Analyst
14 11 (3.38%) DBA
14 11 (3.38%) Systems Support
14 11 (3.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.23%) .NET
2 29 (8.92%) ASP.NET
3 28 (8.62%) HTML
4 25 (7.69%) Web Services
5 24 (7.38%) XML
6 23 (7.08%) Hibernate
7 16 (4.92%) jQuery
8 13 (4.00%) Ajax
8 13 (4.00%) Spring
8 13 (4.00%) .NET Framework
9 11 (3.38%) WPF
9 11 (3.38%) J2EE
10 10 (3.08%) CSS
11 9 (2.77%) HTML5
12 8 (2.46%) XSLT
12 8 (2.46%) Servlets
12 8 (2.46%) JPA
12 8 (2.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (2.15%) Swing
13 7 (2.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.85%) Management Information System
1 19 (5.85%) NHS
2 12 (3.69%) Thin Client
2 12 (3.69%) Fat Client
3 6 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.54%) GIS
4 5 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 5 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.23%) Statistics
6 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.62%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.62%) DTV
6 2 (0.62%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (0.62%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.62%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.62%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.31%) Informatics
7 1 (0.31%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 46 (14.15%) Windows
2 18 (5.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (5.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (3.38%) Linux
3 11 (3.38%) UNIX
4 7 (2.15%) VMS
5 6 (1.85%) Solaris
6 2 (0.62%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.31%) CentOS
7 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.31%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (23.69%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (6.77%) ETL
3 21 (6.46%) PRINCE2
4 19 (5.85%) ITIL
5 18 (5.54%) CRM
5 18 (5.54%) ERP
5 18 (5.54%) Data Analysis
6 17 (5.23%) Migration
7 16 (4.92%) Service Delivery
7 16 (4.92%) Investment Management
7 16 (4.92%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (4.62%) UML
9 13 (4.00%) Data Modelling
10 12 (3.69%) Validation
10 12 (3.69%) Fund Management
10 12 (3.69%) Asset Management
10 12 (3.69%) TDD
11 11 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (3.38%) Scrum
12 10 (3.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 182 (56.00%) SQL
2 50 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 35 (10.77%) C#
4 26 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 23 (7.08%) Java
6 21 (6.46%) VBA
7 17 (5.23%) VB
8 15 (4.62%) PL/SQL
9 13 (4.00%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.77%) VBScript
11 7 (2.15%) VB6
11 7 (2.15%) ABAP
12 5 (1.54%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.92%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.92%) C
14 2 (0.62%) PHP
14 2 (0.62%) XPath
15 1 (0.31%) R
15 1 (0.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 1 (0.31%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.77%) SC Cleared
3 21 (6.46%) Degree
4 6 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.92%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.62%) ECDL
9 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.00%) SLA
2 10 (3.08%) QA
3 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (3.69%) Terminal Services
2 10 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (3.69%) ARCserve
2 3 (0.92%) OpenView
3 2 (0.62%) Control-M
3 2 (0.62%) OVSD
4 1 (0.31%) Cacti
4 1 (0.31%) Hyperic
4 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 77 (23.69%) Microsoft
2 63 (19.38%) Business Objects
3 55 (16.92%) SAP
4 42 (12.92%) Oracle
5 25 (7.69%) VMware
6 24 (7.38%) Sybase
7 23 (7.08%) Cognos
8 12 (3.69%) Intel
9 11 (3.38%) Citrix
10 10 (3.08%) CA
10 10 (3.08%) Veeam
10 10 (3.08%) Tableau
11 9 (2.77%) Symantec
11 9 (2.77%) McAfee
11 9 (2.77%) Sophos
11 9 (2.77%) Red Hat
11 9 (2.77%) Adobe
11 9 (2.77%) Becrypt
12 7 (2.15%) JBoss
12 7 (2.15%) IBM
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