Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 731 674 584
Rank change year-on-year -57 -90 -63
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 131 182 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.83% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 108 198
England median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £226 £213 £213
90th Percentile £573 £488 £525
UK median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 7
England median hourly rate £25.50 £44.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.05% +158.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £16.25 £19.09 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.15 £49.08 £66.00
UK median hourly rate £24.75 £20.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% +19.12% +6.25%

Crystal Reports is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20938 22027 24466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.08% 22.58% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14493 14745 16282
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 324 390
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.75 £27.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.32% +0.40% +12.82%
10th Percentile £14.54 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.75 £48.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.41 £28.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year +12.16% -0.44% +12.50%

Crystal Reports
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Crystal Reports as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 24 November 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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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Crystal Reports in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -16 60 £450 +20.00% 11
Midlands +42 19 £228 -25.80% 7
South East 0 19 £351 +3.24% 7
East of England -6 13 £275 -27.15% 4
North of England +32 12 £419 +41.95% 7
East Midlands +5 11 £220 -18.52% 3
Yorkshire +21 9 £388 +29.17% 4
West Midlands +25 8 £500 +26.98% 4
South West -23 8 £420 +17.89% 2
North West +10 2 £525 +81.03% 3
North East +63 1 £550 -
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UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 88 (67.18%) SQL
2 60 (45.80%) BusinessObjects
3 44 (33.59%) SQL Server
4 40 (30.53%) Finance
5 35 (26.72%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (25.95%) Oracle
7 29 (22.14%) Oracle Reports
7 29 (22.14%) Management Information System
8 27 (20.61%) SAP
9 24 (18.32%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (16.03%) Windows
10 21 (16.03%) PL/SQL
10 21 (16.03%) ETL
11 19 (14.50%) Microsoft Excel
12 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (12.21%) ITIL
13 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
13 16 (12.21%) Manufacturing
14 15 (11.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (10.69%) Migration
15 14 (10.69%) .NET
16 13 (9.92%) ERP
16 13 (9.92%) Service Management
17 12 (9.16%) Retail
17 12 (9.16%) QlikView
17 12 (9.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 11 (8.40%) Data Analysis
18 11 (8.40%) Advertising
18 11 (8.40%) Visual Studio

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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 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.05%) Confluence
4 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.76%) Apache
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (14.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.11%) SAP Business One
2 6 (4.58%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (3.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (3.05%) Sage X3
5 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.53%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.76%) Aareon QL
6 1 (0.76%) Academy Housing
6 1 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.76%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
6 1 (0.76%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.76%) iTrent
6 1 (0.76%) Kypera Housing
6 1 (0.76%) MIS ActiveH
6 1 (0.76%) Movex
6 1 (0.76%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.76%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.76%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.76%) Raiser's Edge
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (45.80%) BusinessObjects
2 44 (33.59%) SQL Server
3 29 (22.14%) Oracle Reports
4 24 (18.32%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (11.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (9.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 12 (9.16%) QlikView
8 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
9 10 (7.63%) Oracle Database
10 9 (6.87%) SQL Server 2016
11 8 (6.11%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (4.58%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (4.58%) Qlik Sense
12 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (3.82%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
13 5 (3.82%) Power BI
13 5 (3.82%) SAP HANA
14 4 (3.05%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.05%) JIRA
3 2 (1.53%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.53%) Toad
4 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 40 (30.53%) Finance
2 16 (12.21%) Manufacturing
3 12 (9.16%) Retail
4 11 (8.40%) Advertising
5 9 (6.87%) Banking
5 9 (6.87%) Publishing
6 4 (3.05%) Front Office
7 3 (2.29%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.76%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) Local Government
8 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (43.51%) Developer
2 35 (26.72%) Analyst
3 22 (16.79%) Report Developer
4 18 (13.74%) SQL Developer
5 15 (11.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 13 (9.92%) Consultant
6 13 (9.92%) Crystal Reports Developer
7 10 (7.63%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Applications Support
8 9 (6.87%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Business Developer
8 9 (6.87%) Report Analyst
8 9 (6.87%) Support Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) Data Analyst
9 8 (6.11%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (5.34%) SQL BI Developer
11 6 (4.58%) PL/SQL Developer
11 6 (4.58%) SAP Developer
12 5 (3.82%) Performance Analyst
12 5 (3.82%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.69%) .NET
2 4 (3.05%) .NET Framework
2 4 (3.05%) Entity Framework
2 4 (3.05%) LINQ
2 4 (3.05%) WCF
2 4 (3.05%) WinForms
3 1 (0.76%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.14%) Management Information System
2 10 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.05%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.29%) Credit Risk
5 3 (2.29%) LIMS
6 2 (1.53%) BBC
6 2 (1.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.76%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.76%) Equities
7 1 (0.76%) PACS
7 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.03%) Windows
2 9 (6.87%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.11%) Linux
3 8 (6.11%) Unix
4 5 (3.82%) HPUX
5 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.72%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (16.03%) ETL
3 18 (13.74%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.21%) ITIL
5 14 (10.69%) Migration
6 13 (9.92%) ERP
6 13 (9.92%) Service Management
7 11 (8.40%) Data Analysis
8 8 (6.11%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (6.11%) Data Management
8 8 (6.11%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (6.11%) Information Management
8 8 (6.11%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (5.34%) Asset Management
9 7 (5.34%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.34%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (5.34%) Workflow
10 6 (4.58%) Business Continuity
10 6 (4.58%) Data Migration
10 6 (4.58%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (67.18%) SQL
2 21 (16.03%) PL/SQL
3 9 (6.87%) VBA
4 8 (6.11%) C#
5 5 (3.82%) VB
6 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) ABAP
7 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (6.11%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.53%) A+ Certification
3 2 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.53%) MCP
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.53%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.76%) HND
4 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.76%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) QA
2 6 (4.58%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.29%) SLA
4 2 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.76%) DICOM
5 1 (0.76%) GDPR
5 1 (0.76%) GMP
5 1 (0.76%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (7.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) DameWare
1 2 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (25.95%) Oracle
2 27 (20.61%) SAP
3 16 (12.21%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.63%) Cognos
5 8 (6.11%) Citrix
6 6 (4.58%) Tableau
7 5 (3.82%) IBM
8 4 (3.05%) Capita
8 4 (3.05%) Epicor
8 4 (3.05%) Sage
9 3 (2.29%) LabWare
10 2 (1.53%) HP
10 2 (1.53%) IFS
10 2 (1.53%) Northgate
10 2 (1.53%) Sophos
11 1 (0.76%) Baan
11 1 (0.76%) InterSystems
11 1 (0.76%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.76%) Sybase