The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Crystal Reports skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SAP Crystal Reports
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 161 189
Rank change year-on-year +6 +28  
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 9 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.059% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.06% 0.24% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 8
Median daily rate £563 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -18.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £388 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £388 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £293 £300
% change year-on-year +34.61% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -2.43% +20.58%  

Crystal Reports is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 850 820 1474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 25.73% 24.21% 25.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 665 656 1171
Median daily rate £505 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.31% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.88 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.27% -40.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Crystal Reports as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Crystal Reports in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Crystal Reports in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Crystal Reports in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Crystal Reports in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Crystal Reports in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Crystal Reports in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Crystal Reports in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Crystal Reports also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 7 (63.64%) Data Management
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
4 4 (36.36%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
5 3 (27.27%) Japanese Language
5 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk
5 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) VBA
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) Epicor
6 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
6 2 (18.18%) Advertising
7 1 (9.09%) CMS
7 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (9.09%) BEA

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (9.09%) DB2
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Japanese Language
3 2 (18.18%) Advertising
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Data Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Business Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior SAP BusinessObjects Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Report Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) J2EE
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Credit Risk
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) Data Management
2 7 (63.64%) ETL
3 4 (36.36%) Analytics
3 4 (36.36%) Data Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Data Reconciliation
4 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) VBA
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C++
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Epicor
2 1 (9.09%) BEA
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Misys
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle