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 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.

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 393 371 343
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -28
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 200 177 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.64% 1.72% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 94 141
Average daily rate £320 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £201 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% -51.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.90 £19.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.08 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.40 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -59.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12193 10309 11983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.66% 21.60% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7667 6285 6801
Average daily rate £388 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.64% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 199 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £15.14 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 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
England -77 179 £320 -3.75% 82
London -34 60 £350 - 25
South East -13 30 £320 +16.36% 17
East of England -22 20 £368 +7.29% 6
West Midlands -7 18 £400 +9.96% 2
North West -12 16 £275 -21.42% 11
Yorkshire -8 15 £225 -30.76% 8
City of London -21 13 £438 +25.00% 9
East Midlands -5 10 £102 -64.82% 4
Milton Keynes -8 9 £320 -
Buckinghamshire -11 9 £320 - 1
South West -25 9 £288 -11.53% 9
Hertfordshire -3 8 £368 +2.08% 3
Watford - 8 £368 -
Warwickshire +4 7 £340 -
South Wales -11 7 £178 +4.41% 1
West Yorkshire -13 7 £350 - 2
Wales -13 7 £178 +4.41% 1
Northern Ireland +18 6 £370 +2.06% 1
Belfast +18 6 £370 +2.06% 1
County Antrim +17 6 £370 +2.06% 1
Leeds - 6 £374 - 1
Lancashire - 6 £275 - 2
Oxfordshire +1 5 £350 - 3
Berkshire -6 5 £275 - 6
Cardiff -13 5 £175 +2.94%
Reading - 5 £275 - 1
Warrington -2 4 - -
Swindon -10 4 £275 -15.38%
Surrey -11 4 - - 3

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 219 (55.87%) SQL
2 147 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 104 (26.53%) Business Objects
4 103 (26.28%) Business Intelligence
5 98 (25.00%) Finance
6 88 (22.45%) Oracle
7 81 (20.66%) Microsoft
8 71 (18.11%) MS Excel
9 67 (17.09%) Oracle Reports
10 66 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 63 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
12 61 (15.56%) SAP
13 59 (15.05%) Windows
14 47 (11.99%) SQL Server 2008
14 47 (11.99%) .NET
15 44 (11.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 43 (10.97%) T-SQL
17 39 (9.95%) BusinessObjects
18 37 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 37 (9.44%) Relational Database
19 36 (9.18%) Degree
19 36 (9.18%) ETL
20 33 (8.42%) Java
20 33 (8.42%) XML
21 32 (8.16%) ITIL
22 31 (7.91%) PL/SQL
23 30 (7.65%) Security Cleared
24 29 (7.40%) C#
24 29 (7.40%) MS Office
24 29 (7.40%) SAP BW

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.81%) MS Exchange
3 11 (2.81%) Apache
4 9 (2.30%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.28%) Alfresco
8 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.77%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.51%) IIS
9 2 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.51%) FormScape
9 2 (0.51%) Confluence
10 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.26%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.26%) ArcIMS
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.26%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 71 (18.11%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.40%) MS Office
3 22 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.02%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.77%) MS Project
8 2 (0.51%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.79%) SAP BPC
1 7 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (1.53%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 5 (1.28%) RiskWrite
3 5 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (1.02%) Agresso
4 4 (1.02%) SunGard AvantGard
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.51%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.51%) CA Clarity
6 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.51%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.26%) SimCorp Dimension
7 1 (0.26%) assyst
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.26%) Magento
7 1 (0.26%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.81%) Internet
2 10 (2.55%) SAN
3 7 (1.79%) LAN
3 7 (1.79%) WAN
3 7 (1.79%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.02%) FTP
5 3 (0.77%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) SSL
6 1 (0.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 67 (17.09%) Oracle Reports
3 66 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (11.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 44 (11.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 39 (9.95%) BusinessObjects
8 37 (9.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 37 (9.44%) Relational Database
9 29 (7.40%) SAP BW
10 27 (6.89%) SQL Server 2005
11 22 (5.61%) MS Access
11 22 (5.61%) RDBMS
12 21 (5.36%) Oracle Database
13 19 (4.85%) QlikView
14 18 (4.59%) Data Mining
15 15 (3.83%) BusinessObjects XI
16 12 (3.06%) SAP BI
17 11 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 11 (2.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (3.83%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (2.30%) Subversion
4 8 (2.04%) Toad
4 8 (2.04%) Maven
5 7 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.79%) JUnit
6 6 (1.53%) PeopleTools
7 5 (1.28%) Log4j
7 5 (1.28%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.28%) Ant
8 4 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.51%) JIRA
9 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.51%) T4 Templates
10 1 (0.26%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.26%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 98 (25.00%) Finance
2 20 (5.10%) Banking
3 16 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 10 (2.55%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.55%) Retail
5 7 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.53%) Marketing
6 6 (1.53%) Local Government
7 5 (1.28%) General Ledger
8 3 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.77%) Front Office
9 2 (0.51%) Publishing
9 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
9 2 (0.51%) French Language
9 2 (0.51%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.26%) Billing
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 162 (41.33%) Developer
2 128 (32.65%) Analyst
3 57 (14.54%) Report Developer
4 35 (8.93%) Crystal Reports Developer
5 29 (7.40%) Consultant
6 28 (7.14%) Report Analyst
7 24 (6.12%) MI Analyst
7 24 (6.12%) SQL Developer
8 22 (5.61%) Support Analyst
9 20 (5.10%) Applications Support
9 20 (5.10%) Analyst Developer
9 20 (5.10%) Java Developer
10 19 (4.85%) SAP Consultant
11 18 (4.59%) Business Developer
11 18 (4.59%) Data Analyst
11 18 (4.59%) Business Objects Developer
12 16 (4.08%) Information Analyst
13 15 (3.83%) .NET Developer
14 13 (3.32%) Applications Support Analyst
15 12 (3.06%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (11.99%) .NET
2 33 (8.42%) XML
3 25 (6.38%) HTML
3 25 (6.38%) Web Services
4 23 (5.87%) ASP.NET
5 21 (5.36%) Hibernate
6 20 (5.10%) Spring
7 17 (4.34%) J2EE
8 12 (3.06%) Struts
8 12 (3.06%) CSS
9 11 (2.81%) JSON
10 10 (2.55%) jQuery
11 9 (2.30%) Ajax
11 9 (2.30%) .NET Framework
11 9 (2.30%) XSLT
12 8 (2.04%) ODBC
13 7 (1.79%) Servlets
14 6 (1.53%) WinForms
14 6 (1.53%) MDX
14 6 (1.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 22 (5.61%) NHS
3 13 (3.32%) Data Integration
4 11 (2.81%) Fat Client
4 11 (2.81%) Thin Client
5 10 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.30%) Data Conversion
7 6 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.53%) Open Source
8 5 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.28%) Web 2.0
8 5 (1.28%) Statistics
9 4 (1.02%) Informatics
9 4 (1.02%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.77%) iPad
10 3 (0.77%) Data Extraction
10 3 (0.77%) GIS
11 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.51%) Replication
11 2 (0.51%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 59 (15.05%) Windows
2 25 (6.38%) Linux
3 17 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (3.57%) UNIX
6 10 (2.55%) Solaris
7 8 (2.04%) VMS
8 3 (0.77%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.77%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.77%) Windows 2000
8 3 (0.77%) AIX
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.26%) CentOS
10 1 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (26.28%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (9.18%) ETL
3 32 (8.16%) ITIL
4 23 (5.87%) Service Management
4 23 (5.87%) Migration
5 22 (5.61%) Data Modelling
5 22 (5.61%) PRINCE2
6 20 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (5.10%) CRM
6 20 (5.10%) Data Analysis
7 18 (4.59%) Analytics
8 17 (4.34%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (4.08%) Service Delivery
10 15 (3.83%) OO
11 14 (3.57%) Problem Management
12 13 (3.32%) Data Management
13 11 (2.81%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (2.81%) Validation
13 11 (2.81%) ERP
14 10 (2.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 219 (55.87%) SQL
2 43 (10.97%) T-SQL
3 33 (8.42%) Java
4 31 (7.91%) PL/SQL
5 29 (7.40%) C#
6 23 (5.87%) VBA
7 22 (5.61%) JavaScript
8 19 (4.85%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.83%) VB
10 10 (2.55%) VBScript
11 9 (2.30%) C
12 6 (1.53%) ABAP
12 6 (1.53%) SQR
12 6 (1.53%) VB6
13 5 (1.28%) XPath
13 5 (1.28%) PHP
14 4 (1.02%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.77%) R
16 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.26%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 36 (9.18%) Degree
2 30 (7.65%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.63%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.06%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.57%) SLA
2 6 (1.53%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.79%) Terminal Services
2 7 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.77%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (2.04%) OpenView
2 7 (1.79%) ARCserve
3 6 (1.53%) ServiceCenter
4 5 (1.28%) HP NNM
5 4 (1.02%) WhatsUp Gold
5 4 (1.02%) OVSD
5 4 (1.02%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.26%) PureDisk
6 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.26%) Hyperic
6 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.26%) Cacti
6 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.26%) Legato
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 104 (26.53%) Business Objects
2 88 (22.45%) Oracle
3 81 (20.66%) Microsoft
4 61 (15.56%) SAP
5 23 (5.87%) Cognos
6 20 (5.10%) VMware
7 14 (3.57%) HP
8 13 (3.32%) Sybase
9 11 (2.81%) Cisco
10 9 (2.30%) Tableau
10 9 (2.30%) Civica
10 9 (2.30%) JBoss
11 8 (2.04%) Epicor
12 7 (1.79%) Intel
13 6 (1.53%) PeopleSoft
14 5 (1.28%) Symantec
14 5 (1.28%) Citrix
14 5 (1.28%) IBM
15 4 (1.02%) Adobe
15 4 (1.02%) Sun
London
SunGard
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Westbourne Partners
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TRG
Rate: £100 - £160 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis IT
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis IT
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 6 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £110 - £140 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £25.00 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago