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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 464 398 353
Rank change year-on-year
-66 -45
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 138 187 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.35% 0.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.15% 1.59% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 102 100
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 21
Average hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.85 £17.13 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-30.82% -24.70%

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
12013 11727 12132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.96% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7449 7256 7019
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 £265 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 201 306
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.75 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.81% +11.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +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 1 September 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 September 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 September 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 -48 133 £350 +7.69% 89
London -24 57 £425 +21.42% 32
South East -18 21 £400 +22.10% 7
City of London +15 16 £475 +35.71% 16
North West +3 14 £288 -4.16% 11
East of England -28 13 £350 +40.00% 10
Yorkshire +6 12 £250 -12.28% 11
West Midlands -5 10 £325 +18.18% 7
West Yorkshire +5 9 £240 -15.78% 3
Lancashire -3 8 £300 -7.69% 2
Cambridgeshire -15 8 £350 +16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 7 £428 +31.53%
Leeds +5 7 £320 +0.78% 1
Milton Keynes +1 7 £428 +31.53%
Coventry -5 7 £400 -
Oxfordshire -2 6 £400 +33.33%
Manchester -6 4 £275 +10.00% 6
Berkshire +10 3 £266 -29.00% 2
South West -41 3 £225 -33.33% 6
Hertfordshire - 3 £350 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 £250 - 5
Reading - 3 £266 -
Cambridge - 3 £350 -
Doncaster - 3 £250 - 3
Cheshire +6 2 - - 3
Hampshire -19 2 £275 -16.05% 2
Scotland -21 2 £275 -21.42% 3
Essex - 2 - - 2
Oxford +1 1 £250 -28.57%
East Midlands -3 1 £380 +216.66% 5

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 177 (57.10%) SQL
2 120 (38.71%) SQL Server
3 79 (25.48%) Finance
4 77 (24.84%) Business Intelligence
5 66 (21.29%) Microsoft
6 60 (19.35%) Business Objects
7 54 (17.42%) MS Excel
8 51 (16.45%) SAP
8 51 (16.45%) T-SQL
9 47 (15.16%) Oracle
10 45 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 39 (12.58%) .NET
12 38 (12.26%) Windows
13 35 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
14 34 (10.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 33 (10.65%) SQL Server 2008
16 32 (10.32%) MS Office
17 31 (10.00%) C#
18 29 (9.35%) Oracle Reports
19 26 (8.39%) ASP.NET
20 25 (8.06%) ETL
21 24 (7.74%) Cognos
21 24 (7.74%) Security Cleared
22 23 (7.42%) Sybase
23 22 (7.10%) Java
23 22 (7.10%) Web Services
23 22 (7.10%) BusinessObjects
24 21 (6.77%) JavaScript
24 21 (6.77%) HTML
24 21 (6.77%) VBA

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (3.55%) WebLogic
1 11 (3.55%) Confluence
2 10 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.26%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.26%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.97%) IIS
6 2 (0.65%) Node.js
6 2 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 54 (17.42%) MS Excel
2 32 (10.32%) MS Office
3 7 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.26%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.97%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.97%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (2.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (2.26%) SunGard AvantGard
3 5 (1.61%) SAP Business One
3 5 (1.61%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (1.61%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (1.61%) SimCorp Dimension
3 5 (1.61%) Markit EDM
4 4 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.97%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.32%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.32%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.32%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.32%) PolarLake
7 1 (0.32%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.32%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.26%) SAN
2 6 (1.94%) LAN
2 6 (1.94%) WAN
2 6 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.97%) Internet
4 2 (0.65%) Firewall
4 2 (0.65%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.32%) Network Security
5 1 (0.32%) SSL
5 1 (0.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 45 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (11.29%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (10.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (10.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (9.35%) Oracle Reports
7 22 (7.10%) BusinessObjects
8 21 (6.77%) Relational Database
9 14 (4.52%) Oracle Database
9 14 (4.52%) MS Access
10 13 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (3.55%) Data Mining
11 11 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (2.90%) SAP BW
12 9 (2.90%) QlikView
13 8 (2.58%) JasperReports
13 8 (2.58%) OLAP
13 8 (2.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 7 (2.26%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 13 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.55%) Maven
2 11 (3.55%) JIRA
3 10 (3.23%) Visual Studio
4 8 (2.58%) JUnit
4 8 (2.58%) Subversion
5 7 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.29%) EasyMock
6 4 (1.29%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.29%) jMock
6 4 (1.29%) Mockito
7 3 (0.97%) Toad
7 3 (0.97%) NUnit
8 2 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.65%) Log4j
8 2 (0.65%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.32%) T4 Templates
9 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
General
1 79 (25.48%) Finance
2 15 (4.84%) Banking
3 12 (3.87%) Retail
3 12 (3.87%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.90%) Marketing
5 7 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.61%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.29%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.29%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.29%) Back Office
7 4 (1.29%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Front Office
8 2 (0.65%) Local Government
9 1 (0.32%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 105 (33.87%) Analyst
2 103 (33.23%) Developer
3 35 (11.29%) Report Developer
4 25 (8.06%) Crystal Reports Developer
5 24 (7.74%) Consultant
6 21 (6.77%) Data Analyst
7 18 (5.81%) Support Analyst
8 17 (5.48%) Applications Support
8 17 (5.48%) Business Analyst
9 16 (5.16%) .NET Developer
9 16 (5.16%) SQL Developer
10 15 (4.84%) Systems Support
11 14 (4.52%) Systems Analyst
12 13 (4.19%) Information Analyst
13 12 (3.87%) Administrator
13 12 (3.87%) Programmer
14 11 (3.55%) Analyst Programmer
14 11 (3.55%) Java Developer
14 11 (3.55%) Applications Support Analyst
15 10 (3.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.58%) .NET
2 26 (8.39%) ASP.NET
3 22 (7.10%) Web Services
4 21 (6.77%) HTML
5 20 (6.45%) Hibernate
6 19 (6.13%) XML
7 12 (3.87%) jQuery
8 11 (3.55%) Ajax
8 11 (3.55%) .NET Framework
9 10 (3.23%) WPF
9 10 (3.23%) Spring
10 9 (2.90%) J2EE
11 8 (2.58%) CSS
11 8 (2.58%) JPA
12 7 (2.26%) HTML5
12 7 (2.26%) Swing
13 6 (1.94%) Servlets
14 5 (1.61%) XSLT
14 5 (1.61%) JSP
14 5 (1.61%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.48%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.16%) NHS
3 7 (2.26%) Statistics
4 6 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.94%) Thin Client
4 6 (1.94%) Fat Client
5 5 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.29%) DTV
6 4 (1.29%) Mainframe
6 4 (1.29%) GIS
7 3 (0.97%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.97%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.65%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.65%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.65%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.32%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.26%) Windows
2 12 (3.87%) UNIX
2 12 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (2.58%) Linux
4 5 (1.61%) VMS
5 3 (0.97%) Solaris
6 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.32%) CentOS
7 1 (0.32%) AIX
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (24.84%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (8.06%) ETL
3 18 (5.81%) ITIL
3 18 (5.81%) UML
4 17 (5.48%) ERP
4 17 (5.48%) Investment Management
5 16 (5.16%) Data Analysis
5 16 (5.16%) CRM
5 16 (5.16%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (4.84%) PRINCE2
7 14 (4.52%) Data Modelling
7 14 (4.52%) Migration
8 13 (4.19%) Validation
8 13 (4.19%) Asset Management
9 12 (3.87%) Scrum
9 12 (3.87%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (3.87%) Fund Management
10 11 (3.55%) TDD
11 9 (2.90%) Data Migration
11 9 (2.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 177 (57.10%) SQL
2 51 (16.45%) T-SQL
3 31 (10.00%) C#
4 22 (7.10%) Java
5 21 (6.77%) JavaScript
5 21 (6.77%) VBA
6 16 (5.16%) VB
6 16 (5.16%) PL/SQL
7 10 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.90%) VBScript
9 6 (1.94%) ABAP
10 5 (1.61%) VB6
11 4 (1.29%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.65%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.32%) R
13 1 (0.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.32%) Python
13 1 (0.32%) Smalltalk
13 1 (0.32%) XQuery
13 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (7.74%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.77%) Degree
2 21 (6.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.94%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.97%) SAP Certification
5 3 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.65%) ECDL
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.19%) SLA
2 12 (3.87%) QA
3 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.94%) Terminal Services
2 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.97%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (1.94%) ARCserve
2 3 (0.97%) OVSD
2 3 (0.97%) OpenView
3 2 (0.65%) Control-M
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.32%) Cacti
4 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 66 (21.29%) Microsoft
2 60 (19.35%) Business Objects
3 51 (16.45%) SAP
4 47 (15.16%) Oracle
5 24 (7.74%) Cognos
6 23 (7.42%) Sybase
7 19 (6.13%) VMware
8 11 (3.55%) Citrix
9 10 (3.23%) CA
9 10 (3.23%) Veeam
9 10 (3.23%) Tableau
10 9 (2.90%) Becrypt
10 9 (2.90%) Adobe
10 9 (2.90%) Symantec
10 9 (2.90%) McAfee
10 9 (2.90%) Sophos
10 9 (2.90%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.58%) Northgate
12 7 (2.26%) SunGard
12 7 (2.26%) JBoss
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