The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 29 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 80
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.96% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £248 £300 £310
% change year-on-year -17.50% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 161 311 280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 17.69% 20.62% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 198 173
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £52.09 £15.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.23% -68.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

Crystal Reports
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Crystal Reports in Edinburgh

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Crystal Reports in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD

Crystal Reports
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) DevExpress