Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 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
UK
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 706 659
Rank change year-on-year -44 -47 -98
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 124 146 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.68% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 81 164
UK median daily rate £418 £340 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.79% +1.87% +2.69%
10th Percentile £275 £143 £219
90th Percentile £571 £525 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £320
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 8
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £14.50 £18.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.52% -19.52% +12.61%
10th Percentile £16.25 £10.00 £11.38
90th Percentile £31.17 £46.98 £57.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 £14.50 £17.04
% change year-on-year +60.34% -14.88% +6.47%

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 22,161 21,499 24,505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.81% 22.39% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,438 14,387 16,404
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £312 £288 £275
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 298 404
UK median hourly rate £34.75 £27.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.70% -1.82% -
10th Percentile £15.02 £9.81 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.64 £48.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £24.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year +56.12% -7.55% +0.95%

Crystal Reports
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Crystal Reports in the UK

Crystal Reports
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Crystal Reports in the UK

Crystal Reports
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Crystal Reports over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Crystal Reports in the UK

Crystal Reports
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Crystal Reports in the UK

Crystal Reports
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Crystal Reports over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 February 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
England -41 122 £420 +29.23% 86
UK excluding London -26 71 £375 +25.00% 75
London -57 51 £450 +20.00% 18
Midlands +12 22 £300 +106.90% 15
East of England 0 15 £275 -21.43% 7
South East -10 15 £375 +8.70% 13
East Midlands -2 11 £228 +57.34% 5
North of England +25 10 £388 +10.71% 24
West Midlands +7 10 £350 +7.69% 10
South West +1 9 £420 +40.00% 7
North West -4 5 £325 -7.14% 14
Yorkshire -6 4 £388 +29.17% 9
North East - 1 £550 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 87 (70.16%) SQL
2 58 (46.77%) BusinessObjects
3 47 (37.90%) SQL Server
4 38 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (30.65%) Finance
5 31 (25.00%) Oracle
6 27 (21.77%) .NET
7 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (18.55%) Oracle Reports
9 22 (17.74%) PL/SQL
9 22 (17.74%) Data Warehouse
10 21 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (16.13%) ETL
11 20 (16.13%) SAP
12 19 (15.32%) Data Analysis
13 18 (14.52%) Manufacturing
14 17 (13.71%) Management Information System
14 17 (13.71%) Visual Studio
14 17 (13.71%) Windows
14 17 (13.71%) T-SQL
15 15 (12.10%) C#
15 15 (12.10%) SharePoint
16 14 (11.29%) Migration
17 12 (9.68%) Advertising
17 12 (9.68%) Service Management
17 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
17 12 (9.68%) ERP
17 12 (9.68%) Microsoft
17 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 15 (12.10%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.65%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (5.65%) Confluence
3 4 (3.23%) IIS
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.81%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Sage X3
1 6 (4.84%) SAP Business One
2 4 (3.23%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.42%) iTrent
3 3 (2.42%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.61%) NetSuite
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.81%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.81%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.81%) assyst
5 1 (0.81%) Kypera Housing
5 1 (0.81%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.81%) OPENContractor
5 1 (0.81%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.81%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.81%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.61%) FinancialForce
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) WinSCP
2 2 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (46.77%) BusinessObjects
2 47 (37.90%) SQL Server
3 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (18.55%) Oracle Reports
5 22 (17.74%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (8.87%) Relational Database
8 10 (8.06%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database
9 9 (7.26%) QlikView
10 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (5.65%) SAP HANA
11 7 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (4.03%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (4.03%) Power BI
13 4 (3.23%) OLTP
13 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (13.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.45%) Selenium
3 6 (4.84%) JIRA
3 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.23%) InstallShield
5 3 (2.42%) Subversion
5 3 (2.42%) Toad
5 3 (2.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (30.65%) Finance
2 18 (14.52%) Manufacturing
3 12 (9.68%) Advertising
4 11 (8.87%) Retail
5 9 (7.26%) Publishing
6 6 (4.84%) Front Office
7 5 (4.03%) Banking
8 3 (2.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (41.13%) Developer
2 38 (30.65%) Analyst
3 18 (14.52%) Report Developer
4 17 (13.71%) Consultant
5 15 (12.10%) SQL Developer
6 14 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (8.06%) Crystal Reports Developer
8 9 (7.26%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.65%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.65%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Applications Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (4.84%) Programmer
11 5 (4.03%) Analyst Programmer
11 5 (4.03%) Business Consultant
11 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (4.03%) PL/SQL Developer
11 5 (4.03%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
11 5 (4.03%) SAP Consultant
11 5 (4.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.77%) .NET
2 6 (4.84%) .NET Framework
2 6 (4.84%) Entity Framework
2 6 (4.84%) LINQ
2 6 (4.84%) WCF
2 6 (4.84%) WinForms
3 5 (4.03%) Web Services
4 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.23%) XML
5 3 (2.42%) MDX
6 1 (0.81%) HTML
6 1 (0.81%) JSP
6 1 (0.81%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.81%) Spring
6 1 (0.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.61%) LIMS
5 2 (1.61%) Swaptions
6 1 (0.81%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.81%) BBC
6 1 (0.81%) Equities
6 1 (0.81%) PACS
6 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.71%) Windows
2 11 (8.87%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.26%) Unix
4 7 (5.65%) Linux
5 5 (4.03%) HPUX
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (16.94%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (16.13%) ETL
4 19 (15.32%) Data Analysis
5 14 (11.29%) Migration
6 12 (9.68%) ERP
6 12 (9.68%) Service Management
7 11 (8.87%) ITIL
7 11 (8.87%) Scrum
8 10 (8.06%) Asset Management
8 10 (8.06%) Business Analysis
9 8 (6.45%) Quality Management
9 8 (6.45%) Test Automation
9 8 (6.45%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.65%) Data Migration
10 7 (5.65%) Kanban
10 7 (5.65%) QMS
10 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.65%) System Testing
11 6 (4.84%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 87 (70.16%) SQL
2 22 (17.74%) PL/SQL
3 17 (13.71%) T-SQL
4 15 (12.10%) C#
5 7 (5.65%) VB
5 7 (5.65%) VBA
6 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.42%) VBScript
6 3 (2.42%) XMLA
7 2 (1.61%) Java
7 2 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (0.81%) ABAP
8 1 (0.81%) Lua
8 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.81%) R
8 1 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (3.23%) Degree
1 4 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
2 4 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.42%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.61%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.81%) DICOM
5 1 (0.81%) EMIR
5 1 (0.81%) GDPR
5 1 (0.81%) HL7
5 1 (0.81%) MiFID
5 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (25.00%) Oracle
2 20 (16.13%) SAP
3 12 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.26%) Cognos
5 8 (6.45%) Sage
6 7 (5.65%) IBM
7 6 (4.84%) Tableau
8 5 (4.03%) Capita
8 5 (4.03%) Citrix
8 5 (4.03%) JD Edwards
9 3 (2.42%) Civica
9 3 (2.42%) Epicor
9 3 (2.42%) IFS
10 2 (1.61%) Castleton
10 2 (1.61%) Infor
10 2 (1.61%) Remedy
10 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.61%) Xero
11 1 (0.81%) InterSystems
11 1 (0.81%) Northgate