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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 475 390 379
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -11
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 137 202 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.38% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.15% 1.71% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 108 93
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £200 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £298 £280
% change year-on-year
+7.56% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 26
Average hourly rate £20.42 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.68% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £12.50 £15.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% -36.36%

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
11910 11800 11987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.68% 22.37% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7516 7332 6837
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 £270 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 198 331
Average hourly rate £29.75 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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 19 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 19 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 19 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 -56 134 £350 +12.90% 90
London -9 61 £400 +23.07% 30
South East -8 21 £375 +20.00% 11
City of London +31 18 £475 +58.33% 10
East of England -27 14 £350 +27.27% 13
Yorkshire +1 13 £238 -16.66% 6
North West -6 11 £288 -4.16% 15
West Yorkshire +5 9 £225 -21.05% 3
Cambridgeshire 0 9 £363 - 2
Leeds +5 7 £350 +10.23% 1
Oxfordshire +2 7 £400 +60.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 7 £428 +37.90%
Milton Keynes -4 7 £428 +37.90%
West Midlands -13 7 £325 +18.18% 5
Lancashire -16 5 £300 -7.69% 1
South Yorkshire +11 4 £250 - 1
Berkshire +9 4 £320 -14.66% 3
Coventry -1 4 £388 -
Doncaster -3 3 £250 -
Manchester -11 3 £275 +10.00% 8
Reading - 3 £266 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £350 -
Essex - 3 - - 6
Cheshire +9 2 - - 2
East Midlands -5 2 £243 +102.08% 6
Scotland -16 2 £275 -21.42% 4
South West -45 2 £225 -30.76% 3
Sheffield +8 1 - - 1
Bromley -1 1 - -
Altrincham -1 1 £300 -

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 180 (58.63%) SQL
2 115 (37.46%) SQL Server
3 81 (26.38%) Business Intelligence
4 77 (25.08%) Finance
5 68 (22.15%) Microsoft
6 63 (20.52%) Business Objects
7 54 (17.59%) T-SQL
8 51 (16.61%) MS Excel
9 49 (15.96%) Oracle
9 49 (15.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 46 (14.98%) SAP
11 39 (12.70%) .NET
11 39 (12.70%) Windows
12 36 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (11.07%) MS Office
15 33 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (10.10%) Oracle Reports
17 30 (9.77%) C#
17 30 (9.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 29 (9.45%) Data Warehouse
18 29 (9.45%) ETL
19 26 (8.47%) Cognos
20 25 (8.14%) ASP.NET
21 24 (7.82%) Sybase
22 22 (7.17%) VBA
22 22 (7.17%) BusinessObjects
23 21 (6.84%) Java
23 21 (6.84%) Web Services
23 21 (6.84%) Relational Database

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (3.58%) WebLogic
1 11 (3.58%) Confluence
2 10 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.95%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.98%) IIS
7 2 (0.65%) Node.js
8 1 (0.33%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) SAS
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 51 (16.61%) MS Excel
2 34 (11.07%) MS Office
3 8 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.28%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.63%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.98%) MS Project
7 1 (0.33%) Stata
7 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.33%) SPSS
7 1 (0.33%) FastStats
7 1 (0.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (2.28%) SunGard AvantGard
3 6 (1.95%) Markit EDM
4 5 (1.63%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (1.63%) SAP Business One
4 5 (1.63%) SimCorp Dimension
5 4 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.30%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.98%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.33%) PolarLake
8 1 (0.33%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.33%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.33%) Summit
8 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
2 1 (0.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.95%) LAN
1 6 (1.95%) WAN
1 6 (1.95%) SAN
2 5 (1.63%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.65%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.65%) Internet
4 1 (0.33%) Wireless
4 1 (0.33%) Firewall
4 1 (0.33%) MPLS
4 1 (0.33%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (37.46%) SQL Server
2 49 (15.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (10.10%) Oracle Reports
5 30 (9.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (9.45%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (7.17%) BusinessObjects
8 21 (6.84%) Relational Database
9 15 (4.89%) Oracle Database
10 14 (4.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (4.23%) MS Access
11 13 (4.23%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (3.58%) OLAP
12 11 (3.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 11 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (3.26%) Data Mining
14 9 (2.93%) QlikView
15 8 (2.61%) JasperReports
16 7 (2.28%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (2.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (3.58%) Maven
1 11 (3.58%) JIRA
2 9 (2.93%) Visual Studio
3 8 (2.61%) JUnit
4 7 (2.28%) Subversion
5 5 (1.63%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.30%) jMock
6 4 (1.30%) Mockito
6 4 (1.30%) EasyMock
7 3 (0.98%) Toad
7 3 (0.98%) NUnit
8 2 (0.65%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (0.65%) Log4j
9 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 77 (25.08%) Finance
2 15 (4.89%) Banking
3 13 (4.23%) Retail
4 11 (3.58%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.93%) Marketing
6 8 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.30%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.30%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.30%) Back Office
7 4 (1.30%) Electronics
8 3 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Local Government
9 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.33%) Advertising
10 1 (0.33%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 104 (33.88%) Analyst
2 103 (33.55%) Developer
3 28 (9.12%) Report Developer
4 23 (7.49%) Consultant
5 21 (6.84%) Crystal Reports Developer
6 19 (6.19%) Data Analyst
6 19 (6.19%) Business Analyst
7 17 (5.54%) Support Analyst
7 17 (5.54%) SQL Developer
8 16 (5.21%) Applications Support
9 15 (4.89%) Systems Support
9 15 (4.89%) Systems Analyst
10 14 (4.56%) Administrator
10 14 (4.56%) .NET Developer
11 13 (4.23%) DBA
12 12 (3.91%) SQL DBA
12 12 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 12 (3.91%) Programmer
12 12 (3.91%) Information Analyst
13 11 (3.58%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (12.70%) .NET
2 25 (8.14%) ASP.NET
3 21 (6.84%) Web Services
4 20 (6.51%) Hibernate
5 19 (6.19%) HTML
6 16 (5.21%) XML
7 11 (3.58%) jQuery
8 10 (3.26%) Ajax
8 10 (3.26%) .NET Framework
8 10 (3.26%) Spring
9 9 (2.93%) CSS
9 9 (2.93%) J2EE
9 9 (2.93%) WPF
10 8 (2.61%) JPA
11 7 (2.28%) Swing
12 6 (1.95%) HTML5
13 5 (1.63%) JSP
13 5 (1.63%) XSLT
14 4 (1.30%) Java EE
14 4 (1.30%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.21%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.21%) NHS
3 7 (2.28%) Statistics
4 5 (1.63%) Thin Client
4 5 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (1.63%) Fat Client
4 5 (1.63%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.30%) GIS
5 4 (1.30%) DTV
6 3 (0.98%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.98%) Reference Data
6 3 (0.98%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.98%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.65%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.33%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.33%) Handset
8 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.70%) Windows
2 15 (4.89%) UNIX
3 12 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (3.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.28%) Linux
6 5 (1.63%) VMS
7 3 (0.98%) Solaris
7 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.65%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.65%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.33%) AIX
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.33%) CentOS
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (26.38%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (11.40%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (9.45%) ETL
4 19 (6.19%) Data Analysis
5 18 (5.86%) UML
6 17 (5.54%) ITIL
7 16 (5.21%) Investment Management
7 16 (5.21%) CRM
7 16 (5.21%) ERP
7 16 (5.21%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (4.89%) PRINCE2
9 14 (4.56%) Scrum
9 14 (4.56%) Migration
9 14 (4.56%) Data Modelling
10 13 (4.23%) Validation
10 13 (4.23%) Asset Management
11 12 (3.91%) Fund Management
12 11 (3.58%) TDD
13 10 (3.26%) Data Migration
13 10 (3.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (58.63%) SQL
2 54 (17.59%) T-SQL
3 30 (9.77%) C#
4 22 (7.17%) VBA
5 21 (6.84%) Java
6 18 (5.86%) PL/SQL
6 18 (5.86%) JavaScript
7 14 (4.56%) VB
8 9 (2.93%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.95%) ABAP
10 5 (1.63%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.98%) VB6
12 2 (0.65%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.65%) Delphi
13 1 (0.33%) Smalltalk
13 1 (0.33%) XQuery
13 1 (0.33%) Perl
13 1 (0.33%) PHP
13 1 (0.33%) Python
13 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (6.51%) Degree
2 14 (4.56%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.98%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.65%) ECDL
8 1 (0.33%) ISEB
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.23%) SLA
1 13 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (1.63%) Terminal Services
2 4 (1.30%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (1.63%) ARCserve
2 3 (0.98%) OVSD
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle EDQ
3 2 (0.65%) Control-M
4 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.33%) Foglight
4 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.33%) Cacti
4 1 (0.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 68 (22.15%) Microsoft
2 63 (20.52%) Business Objects
3 49 (15.96%) Oracle
4 46 (14.98%) SAP
5 26 (8.47%) Cognos
6 24 (7.82%) Sybase
7 17 (5.54%) VMware
8 11 (3.58%) Tableau
9 9 (2.93%) Citrix
10 8 (2.61%) Northgate
10 8 (2.61%) Veeam
10 8 (2.61%) CA
10 8 (2.61%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.61%) Sophos
10 8 (2.61%) Symantec
11 7 (2.28%) McAfee
11 7 (2.28%) SunGard
11 7 (2.28%) Unisys
11 7 (2.28%) Adobe
11 7 (2.28%) JBoss
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