The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 263 251
Rank change year-on-year +36 -12  
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 12 7 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.078% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 0.38% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 12
Median daily rate £400 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.13% -11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £440 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £296 £300
% change year-on-year +32.91% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1705 1854 2015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.32% 20.78% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 1156 1233
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 51 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.53% +57.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Crystal Reports in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Crystal Reports in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Crystal Reports in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Crystal Reports in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Surrey +7 5 £400 +33.33% 1
Berkshire - 3 - - 2
Hampshire - 3 £250 - 1
Buckinghamshire -18 1 £425 -15.00%
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England

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

1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (35.29%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (23.53%) SAP
4 4 (23.53%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
5 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (11.76%) EDI
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) ITSM
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.76%) FMCG
6 2 (11.76%) SAP Business One
6 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
6 2 (11.76%) SAP HANA
6 2 (11.76%) Analytics
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) SAP HANA
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) Power BI
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQLPlus
4 1 (5.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Report Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Crystal Reports Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) ITSM Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Report Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Report Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Manager
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Service Performance Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) EDI
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ODBC
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
2 4 (23.53%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Epicor
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft