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 22 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
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 560 458
Rank change year-on-year +32 -102  
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 62 77 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.71% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 49 103
Median daily rate £450 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £293 £300
% change year-on-year +34.61% -2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +20.58%  
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 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 9688 10787 12089
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.51% 21.78% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 7417 8029
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 171 181
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.59 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.85% +21.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.85 £15.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Crystal Reports in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Crystal Reports in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Crystal Reports in England

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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 22 June 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 +16 24 £525 +52.17% 8
South West +20 13 £388 +6.89% 5
South East +26 12 £400 +39.13% 7
Yorkshire +22 5 £450 +56.52% 3
East of England -13 5 £350 -12.50% 3
North East +67 1 - - 1
West Midlands +24 1 £325 +11.11% 2
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UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 76 (60.80%) SQL
2 43 (34.40%) SQL Server
3 41 (32.80%) BusinessObjects
4 35 (28.00%) Finance
5 31 (24.80%) Oracle
6 29 (23.20%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (22.40%) Migration
8 26 (20.80%) Windows
9 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
10 23 (18.40%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (17.60%) Relational Database
12 21 (16.80%) ERP
12 21 (16.80%) SAP
13 20 (16.00%) Java
13 20 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (13.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 17 (13.60%) T-SQL
14 17 (13.60%) ETL
15 16 (12.80%) Oracle Database
16 15 (12.00%) C#
17 14 (11.20%) .NET
17 14 (11.20%) Oracle Database 10g
17 14 (11.20%) Linux
17 14 (11.20%) Manufacturing
17 14 (11.20%) Epicor
17 14 (11.20%) Data Management
18 13 (10.40%) Unix
18 13 (10.40%) PL/SQL
18 13 (10.40%) Web Services
18 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2012

Crystal Reports
Co-occurring 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 7 (5.60%) IIS
2 5 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.60%) CMS
4 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.80%) Apache
5 1 (0.80%) Confluence
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.80%) SAS
5 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (5.60%) SAP Business One
2 4 (3.20%) Pegasus Opera
2 4 (3.20%) Sage X3
3 2 (1.60%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.80%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.80%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.80%) Movex
4 1 (0.80%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) PaaS
2 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.80%) Office 365
2 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.40%) SQL Server
2 41 (32.80%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (18.40%) Oracle Reports
4 22 (17.60%) Relational Database
5 20 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (13.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 16 (12.80%) Oracle Database
8 14 (11.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (8.80%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (6.40%) SAP Data Services
12 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (5.60%) MongoDB
13 7 (5.60%) Oracle9i Database
13 7 (5.60%) Pentaho
13 7 (5.60%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (5.60%) Sybase ASE
14 5 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.20%) CA Gen
3 3 (2.40%) JIRA
4 2 (1.60%) Subversion
4 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.80%) Toad
5 1 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 35 (28.00%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Manufacturing
3 10 (8.00%) Advertising
4 7 (5.60%) Banking
4 7 (5.60%) Publishing
5 6 (4.80%) Retail
6 3 (2.40%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.80%) Electronics
7 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.80%) German Language
7 1 (0.80%) Local Government
7 1 (0.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (42.40%) Developer
2 23 (18.40%) Analyst
3 17 (13.60%) Consultant
4 14 (11.20%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 10 (8.00%) Business Developer
6 9 (7.20%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (6.40%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.40%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.60%) Architect
8 7 (5.60%) ETL Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Pentaho Developer
8 7 (5.60%) SAP Developer
8 7 (5.60%) SQL Developer
9 6 (4.80%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.80%) Report Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.20%) .NET
2 13 (10.40%) Web Services
3 12 (9.60%) J2EE
4 9 (7.20%) JSP
5 8 (6.40%) Hibernate
6 7 (5.60%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.60%) Spring
7 4 (3.20%) HTML
7 4 (3.20%) Spring Boot
8 3 (2.40%) CSS
8 3 (2.40%) XML
8 3 (2.40%) XSLT
9 2 (1.60%) Classic ASP
9 2 (1.60%) EDI
9 2 (1.60%) Java EE
9 2 (1.60%) NHibernate
9 2 (1.60%) ODBC
9 2 (1.60%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.80%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.40%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.40%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.60%) FMCG
4 2 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.60%) User Experience
5 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.80%) NHS
5 1 (0.80%) PACS
5 1 (0.80%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.80%) Windows
2 14 (11.20%) Linux
3 13 (10.40%) Unix
4 7 (5.60%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.80%) HPUX
8 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.20%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (22.40%) Migration
3 21 (16.80%) ERP
4 17 (13.60%) ETL
5 14 (11.20%) Data Management
6 10 (8.00%) Analytics
6 10 (8.00%) Process Improvement
7 9 (7.20%) Data Migration
7 9 (7.20%) Quality Management
7 9 (7.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.40%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.60%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.60%) OO
9 7 (5.60%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.60%) RUP
9 7 (5.60%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.80%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.00%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 76 (60.80%) SQL
2 20 (16.00%) Java
3 17 (13.60%) T-SQL
4 15 (12.00%) C#
5 13 (10.40%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.80%) C
6 11 (8.80%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.40%) VBA
8 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.00%) VB
8 5 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.20%) Perl
10 2 (1.60%) C++
10 2 (1.60%) Python
11 1 (0.80%) ABAP
11 1 (0.80%) Ruby
11 1 (0.80%) VB6
11 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.80%) Degree
3 1 (0.80%) HND
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.20%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.80%) DICOM
4 1 (0.80%) HL7
4 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.80%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 31 (24.80%) Oracle
2 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
3 21 (16.80%) SAP
4 14 (11.20%) Epicor
5 10 (8.00%) Sybase
6 6 (4.80%) Informatica
7 5 (4.00%) BEA
7 5 (4.00%) Sage
7 5 (4.00%) webMethods
8 4 (3.20%) Pega
8 4 (3.20%) Pegasus
8 4 (3.20%) QAD
8 4 (3.20%) VMware
9 2 (1.60%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.60%) InterSystems
10 1 (0.80%) Capita
10 1 (0.80%) IBM
10 1 (0.80%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.80%) Misys
10 1 (0.80%) Teradata
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