The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 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 West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 135 139
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4  
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 11 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.06% 1.04% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Median daily rate £388 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.89% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £363 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £296 £300
% change year-on-year +32.91% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £49.00 -
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 West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 533 578 688
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 19.91% 19.40% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 411 507
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 18
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% +72.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £13.00 £18.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £41.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

Crystal Reports
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Crystal Reports in the South West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Crystal Reports in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West 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
Bristol - 9 £388 - 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
Crystal Reports
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 West region with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 15 (71.43%) ERP
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) Epicor
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 6 (28.57%) SAP
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (19.05%) Migration
7 4 (19.05%) QAD
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (19.05%) Pegasus
7 4 (19.05%) Pegasus Opera
7 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
8 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Business One
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (4.76%) Power BI
5 1 (4.76%) QlikView
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Consultant
1 8 (38.10%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (19.05%) ERP Support
4 4 (19.05%) IT Support
4 4 (19.05%) SAP Support
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Support
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.76%) CAD Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Crystal Reports Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) EPR Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Report Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Report Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Business One Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) ERP
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) CAD
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) HND
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Epicor
2 6 (28.57%) SAP
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Pegasus
3 4 (19.05%) QAD
3 4 (19.05%) VMware