Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 November 2018 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
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 201 210
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9 +5
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 12 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.20% 0.035% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.98% 0.15% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 11
North West median daily rate £288 £525 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.24% +81.03% -23.68%
10th Percentile £213 £488 £105
90th Percentile £410 £563 £413
England median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £20.50
England median hourly rate £27.50 £25.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +7.84% -42.05% +158.82%

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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,225 1,292 1,734
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.89% 22.71% 25.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 882 1,149
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £285 £282 £263
90th Percentile £556 £621 £544
England median daily rate £475 £455 £425
% change year-on-year +4.40% +7.06% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 44
North West median hourly rate £29.50 £42.75 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.99% +19.58% -10.63%
10th Percentile £11.55 £21.30 £14.38
90th Percentile £47.50 £61.13 £59.31
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

Crystal Reports
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Crystal Reports as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Crystal Reports in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Crystal Reports in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Crystal Reports in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Crystal Reports in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Crystal Reports in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. 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
Manchester -9 5 £363 -30.95% 5
Cheshire - 4 £256 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £225 - 1
Lancashire - 1 - - 4
Crystal Reports
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Crystal Reports also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (33.33%) Advertising
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) MS Access
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (25.00%) .NET Core
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Sage 200
6 2 (16.67%) SAP Business One
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Sage
7 1 (8.33%) Middleware
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (8.33%) MySQL
7 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (8.33%) VB
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

Crystal Reports
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Sage 200
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Business One
2 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) MS Access
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Report Writer
4 1 (8.33%) Sage 200 Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Core
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
3 1 (8.33%) SOLID
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Sage
1 2 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau