The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Crystal Reports
UK / England
Rank 519 506 495
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11  
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 64 111 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.67% 1.02% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 89 62
Median daily rate £323 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +6.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £325 £310
% change year-on-year -30.76% +4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £24.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.04 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -2.65%  

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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9545 10913 10725
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.84% 22.34% 22.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6487 7385 6968
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 162 145
Median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

Crystal Reports
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Crystal Reports
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Crystal Reports in England

Crystal Reports
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Crystal Reports in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Crystal Reports in England

Crystal Reports
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Crystal Reports in England

Crystal Reports
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Crystal Reports within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -22 19 £450 +20.00% 9
East of England +6 12 £350 +118.75% 1
South West +1 10 £208 -48.12% 3
East Midlands - 8 £151 - 3
South East +10 5 £375 +19.04% 11
Yorkshire - 4 £238 - 3
North West +27 2 £225 -2.17% 4
West Midlands +5 2 £438 +9.37% 3
Crystal Reports
UK

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 83 (63.36%) SQL
2 45 (34.35%) SQL Server
3 44 (33.59%) Oracle
4 40 (30.53%) BusinessObjects
5 36 (27.48%) Oracle Reports
6 33 (25.19%) Windows
6 33 (25.19%) Finance
7 32 (24.43%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
8 31 (23.66%) Oracle Database
8 31 (23.66%) Relational Database
9 28 (21.37%) Java
10 27 (20.61%) PL/SQL
10 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
11 22 (16.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (16.03%) JavaScript
12 21 (16.03%) .NET
13 20 (15.27%) T-SQL
13 20 (15.27%) SAP
13 20 (15.27%) Oracle Database 10g
14 19 (14.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 18 (13.74%) Linux
16 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (12.21%) Waterfall
17 16 (12.21%) Unix
17 16 (12.21%) Business Analysis
17 16 (12.21%) Manufacturing
18 15 (11.45%) Advertising
18 15 (11.45%) ETL
18 15 (11.45%) VB

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 6 (4.58%) Oracle Workflow
1 6 (4.58%) Tomcat
1 6 (4.58%) WebLogic
2 4 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.05%) IIS
2 4 (3.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.53%) Confluence
4 2 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.53%) JBoss
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.69%) MS Office
3 5 (3.82%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.05%) MS Project
5 2 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Oracle 11i
2 8 (6.11%) Sage X3
3 6 (4.58%) SAP Business One
4 4 (3.05%) Demantra
4 4 (3.05%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (3.05%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (3.05%) SnowdropKCS
5 3 (2.29%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.76%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.29%) Internet
2 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (34.35%) SQL Server
2 40 (30.53%) BusinessObjects
3 36 (27.48%) Oracle Reports
4 31 (23.66%) Oracle Database
4 31 (23.66%) Relational Database
5 22 (16.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (15.27%) Oracle Database 10g
7 19 (14.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (10.69%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (9.16%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (8.40%) MS Access
11 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (7.63%) SAP Data Services
13 9 (6.87%) Oracle9i Database
14 8 (6.11%) Pentaho
15 5 (3.82%) Data Mining
15 5 (3.82%) MongoDB
15 5 (3.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) CA Gen
1 4 (3.05%) JDeveloper
1 4 (3.05%) JIRA
1 4 (3.05%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.53%) Subversion
2 2 (1.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.76%) Toad
General
1 33 (25.19%) Finance
2 16 (12.21%) Manufacturing
3 15 (11.45%) Advertising
4 11 (8.40%) Publishing
4 11 (8.40%) Retail
5 5 (3.82%) Banking
6 3 (2.29%) Front Office
7 2 (1.53%) Back Office
7 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 58 (44.27%) Developer
2 37 (28.24%) Analyst
3 15 (11.45%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 14 (10.69%) Applications Support
4 14 (10.69%) Consultant
5 13 (9.92%) Support Analyst
6 12 (9.16%) Crystal Reports Developer
6 12 (9.16%) Report Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Applications Support Analyst
7 10 (7.63%) Business Developer
8 9 (6.87%) ETL Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Java Developer
9 8 (6.11%) Pentaho Developer
9 8 (6.11%) SQL Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (5.34%) Report Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) Crystal Reports Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) Development Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) Development Support Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) Oracle ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.03%) .NET
2 10 (7.63%) J2EE
3 9 (6.87%) Web Services
4 8 (6.11%) Spring
5 7 (5.34%) Hibernate
5 7 (5.34%) JSP
5 7 (5.34%) XML
6 6 (4.58%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.58%) HTML
7 5 (3.82%) CSS
8 4 (3.05%) SOAP
8 4 (3.05%) Software Packaging
9 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.29%) REST
10 2 (1.53%) JMS
10 2 (1.53%) Middleware
10 2 (1.53%) MSMQ
10 2 (1.53%) ODBC
10 2 (1.53%) Spring Boot
10 2 (1.53%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.82%) NHS
3 4 (3.05%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.29%) PACS
5 2 (1.53%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.53%) Derivative
5 2 (1.53%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.53%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.53%) User Experience
6 1 (0.76%) Fintech
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.19%) Windows
2 18 (13.74%) Linux
3 16 (12.21%) Unix
4 9 (6.87%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.11%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.82%) HPUX
7 4 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.43%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (12.21%) Business Analysis
2 16 (12.21%) Waterfall
3 15 (11.45%) ETL
4 13 (9.92%) ERP
5 11 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (8.40%) Data Analysis
5 11 (8.40%) Migration
6 9 (6.87%) Configuration Management
6 9 (6.87%) OO
6 9 (6.87%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (6.87%) RUP
7 8 (6.11%) SDLC
8 7 (5.34%) Asset Management
8 7 (5.34%) Data Modelling
8 7 (5.34%) ITIL
9 6 (4.58%) Analytics
9 6 (4.58%) Workflow
10 5 (3.82%) Dashboard Development
10 5 (3.82%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 83 (63.36%) SQL
2 28 (21.37%) Java
3 27 (20.61%) PL/SQL
4 21 (16.03%) JavaScript
5 20 (15.27%) T-SQL
6 15 (11.45%) VB
7 12 (9.16%) C#
8 6 (4.58%) C
8 6 (4.58%) VBA
9 5 (3.82%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.82%) VB6
10 4 (3.05%) Perl
11 3 (2.29%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.53%) PHP
12 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.76%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (5.34%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.82%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.29%) DICOM
2 3 (2.29%) HL7
3 1 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.53%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 44 (33.59%) Oracle
2 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
3 20 (15.27%) SAP
4 8 (6.11%) Sage
4 8 (6.11%) Sybase
5 5 (3.82%) Informatica
5 5 (3.82%) webMethods
6 4 (3.05%) BEA
6 4 (3.05%) HP
6 4 (3.05%) Pega
6 4 (3.05%) Pegasus
6 4 (3.05%) QAD
6 4 (3.05%) VMware
7 3 (2.29%) Cognos
7 3 (2.29%) Epicor
7 3 (2.29%) Hyperion
7 3 (2.29%) InterSystems
7 3 (2.29%) SimCorp
8 2 (1.53%) SmartStream
8 2 (1.53%) Tableau
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