Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 29 May 2020 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
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 549 749 760
Rank change year-on-year +200 +11 -50
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 56 97 121
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.48% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 67
Median daily rate £475 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £255 £163 £238
90th Percentile £494 £508 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 5
Median hourly rate £21.57 £15.85 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.09% -9.43% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.57 £15.85 £14.75
% change year-on-year +36.09% +7.46% -15.71%

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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 9,854 20,333 22,689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.20% 22.38% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,438 13,906 15,789
Median daily rate £490 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +0.53% +8.00%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £415
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.01% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 245 239
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.48% +11.67%
10th Percentile £15.98 £14.03 £13.97
90th Percentile £53.00 £57.50 £53.55
Median hourly rate £35.00 £30.75 £34.50
% change year-on-year +13.82% -10.87% +15.97%

Crystal Reports
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Crystal Reports as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Crystal Reports in the UK

Crystal Reports
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Crystal Reports.

Daily rate trend for Crystal Reports in the UK

Crystal Reports
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Crystal Reports over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Crystal Reports in the UK

Crystal Reports
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Crystal Reports.

Hourly rate trend for Crystal Reports in the UK

Crystal Reports
Top 13 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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
England +236 52 £475 +26.67% 15
UK excluding London +136 29 £375 - 12
London +187 27 £475 +18.75% 3
North of England +96 10 £350 - 1
East of England +62 7 £139 -67.38% 4
South East +123 6 £477 +27.29% 1
Yorkshire +59 6 £318 -12.41%
North West - 4 £350 - 1
Scotland +17 3 £325 -27.78%
Midlands +81 2 £375 +130.77% 5
West Midlands +69 2 £375 -25.00% 4
Wales +28 1 £375 +10.29%
Work from Home - 1 - - 4

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 38 (67.86%) SQL
2 29 (51.79%) SQL Server
3 24 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (39.29%) Finance
5 20 (35.71%) Data Analysis
6 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Excel
7 18 (32.14%) XML
8 17 (30.36%) Data Cleansing
9 16 (28.57%) Waterfall
9 16 (28.57%) GDPR
9 16 (28.57%) Data Modelling
9 16 (28.57%) Data Mining
9 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (26.79%) Validation
10 15 (26.79%) IFRS
10 15 (26.79%) Workshop Facilitation
10 15 (26.79%) Data Enrichment
10 15 (26.79%) Solvency II
10 15 (26.79%) Data Governance
10 15 (26.79%) Business Analytics
10 15 (26.79%) Analytics
10 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
10 15 (26.79%) Data Validation
10 15 (26.79%) QlikView
11 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
12 10 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
13 9 (16.07%) VB
14 8 (14.29%) C#
14 8 (14.29%) .NET

Crystal Reports
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.79%) Camtasia
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.79%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.79%) assyst
2 1 (1.79%) Line 500
2 1 (1.79%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.79%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Power Platform
2 2 (3.57%) Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) NetScaler
1 3 (5.36%) Skype
2 2 (3.57%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (1.79%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) MPLS
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (51.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 15 (26.79%) QlikView
3 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
4 10 (17.86%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (10.71%) Power BI
5 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.57%) DB2
8 2 (3.57%) SAP HANA
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.79%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.79%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.79%) MS Access
9 1 (1.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Public Sector
3 3 (5.36%) Back Office
4 2 (3.57%) Front Office
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Analyst
1 23 (41.07%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Business Developer
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Architect
5 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (5.36%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Consultant
5 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports Developer
5 3 (5.36%) IT Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Report Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Reinsurance Data Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) .NET
3 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.93%) HTML
3 5 (8.93%) Web Services
4 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 4 (7.14%) Entity Framework
5 3 (5.36%) CSS
5 3 (5.36%) jQuery
5 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 3 (5.36%) Middleware
5 3 (5.36%) WinForms
6 2 (3.57%) ADO
6 2 (3.57%) Ajax
6 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.57%) LINQ
6 2 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.57%) WCF
7 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.57%) Reinsurance
3 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) iSeries
4 1 (1.79%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.79%) PACS
4 1 (1.79%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (1.79%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 17 (30.36%) Data Cleansing
4 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 16 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 15 (26.79%) Analytics
5 15 (26.79%) Business Analytics
5 15 (26.79%) Data Enrichment
5 15 (26.79%) Data Governance
5 15 (26.79%) Data Validation
5 15 (26.79%) Validation
5 15 (26.79%) Workshop Facilitation
6 7 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (10.71%) Change Management
8 5 (8.93%) UML
9 4 (7.14%) ITIL
9 4 (7.14%) Performance Management
9 4 (7.14%) Project Delivery
9 4 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) SQL
2 9 (16.07%) T-SQL
2 9 (16.07%) VB
3 8 (14.29%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) Delphi
4 5 (8.93%) Java
4 5 (8.93%) VB6
5 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.57%) RPG
7 2 (3.57%) RPG IV
7 2 (3.57%) RPG/400
7 2 (3.57%) VBA
8 1 (1.79%) C
8 1 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.79%) MCP
1 1 (1.79%) MCSE
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.57%) GDPR
2 15 (26.79%) IFRS
2 15 (26.79%) Solvency II
3 1 (1.79%) DICOM
3 1 (1.79%) HL7
3 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.36%) XenApp
2 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) SAP
3 4 (7.14%) Civica
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 3 (5.36%) Capita
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 3 (5.36%) Sage
5 2 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.57%) Workday
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.79%) InterSystems
6 1 (1.79%) Meraki
6 1 (1.79%) Remedy
6 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.79%) SumTotal
6 1 (1.79%) WooCommerce