The table below looks at the statistics for Crystal Reports skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 114 100 93
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 8 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.29% 0.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.74% 1.34% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £425 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +112.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £358 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £440 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -36.36%
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England

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
460 447 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.07% 21.51% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 259 267
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £227 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% -32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +5.00%

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Crystal Reports across the West Midlands region.

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Crystal Reports across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Crystal Reports Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Crystal Reports
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Crystal Reports across the West Midlands region.

Crystal Reports Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Crystal Reports
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Coventry - 4 £388 -
Birmingham -4 2 - - 4
Dudley - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 2
Worcestershire - - - -
Crystal Reports
England

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (33.33%) CRM
1 5 (33.33%) VMS
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SAP
1 5 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (26.67%) Product Management
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) ABAP
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SAP BI
4 2 (13.33%) WinForms
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage 1000
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) SAP BW
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SAP BI
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Architect
3 3 (20.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) SAP BW Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Report Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Database Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Server Support
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
5 1 (6.67%) VBA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Chief Technology Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) WinForms
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) VMS
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Product Management
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) ABAP
2 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Sage
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Veeam
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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