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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 151 187
Rank change year-on-year +3 +36  
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 3 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.097% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.36% 1.27% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 7
Median daily rate £713 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +115.90% -22.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £280 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £783 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £245 £300 £310
% change year-on-year -18.33% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.04 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -47.58%  

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 834 945 1273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 26.89% 27.76% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 771 996
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £22.34 £31.29 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.60% -13.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

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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 30 March 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 30 March 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 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Sage
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Sage X3
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) German Language
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) HL7
3 1 (14.29%) DICOM
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) PACS

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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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (14.29%) MS Access
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
3 1 (14.29%) German Language
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Report Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
1 1 (14.29%) ODBC
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
1 1 (14.29%) PACS
1 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) DICOM
1 1 (14.29%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Sage
2 1 (14.29%) BEA
2 1 (14.29%) Epicor
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) InterSystems
2 1 (14.29%) Misys
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow