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 3 months to 30 March 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
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 526 497
Rank change year-on-year -12 -29  
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 62 114 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.95% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 91 76
Median daily rate £310 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £245 £300 £310
% change year-on-year -18.33% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £24.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -28.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.04 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -47.58%  

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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10344 11994 11996
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.72% 22.16% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7008 8058 7695
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 183 158
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £15.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  

Crystal Reports
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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
Top 30 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 3 months to 30 March 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
England -1 61 £300 -11.76% 39
London -14 19 £450 +23.28% 8
East of England +9 9 £350 +118.75% 3
South West +4 9 £208 -48.12% 4
East Midlands - 8 £151 - 5
Derbyshire - 7 £145 - 2
South East +4 6 £250 -16.66% 8
Watford - 6 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 6 £350 -
Alfreton - 4 £145 -
Yorkshire - 4 £238 - 4
Wiltshire - 4 £208 -
Bristol +8 3 £375 +130.76% 3
City of London +3 3 £713 +115.90% 1
Derby - 3 £165 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 3 - -
Basingstoke - 3 £238 - 1
West Yorkshire - 3 £175 - 3
Hampshire - 3 £238 - 1
Essex - 3 - - 1
North West +27 2 £225 -3.22% 3
West Midlands +16 2 £438 +27.27% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 2 £375 - 1
Manchester - 2 £225 - 1
Croydon - 2 £393 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £375 - 1
Berkshire +24 1 - - 2
Birmingham +5 1 £550 +91.30% 1
South Wales - 1 £450 -
Cardiff - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 87 (64.44%) SQL
2 47 (34.81%) SQL Server
3 45 (33.33%) Oracle
4 38 (28.15%) BusinessObjects
5 37 (27.41%) Oracle Reports
6 33 (24.44%) Windows
6 33 (24.44%) Finance
7 32 (23.70%) Relational Database
8 31 (22.96%) Oracle Database
9 30 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
10 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
11 27 (20.00%) Java
12 25 (18.52%) PL/SQL
13 24 (17.78%) MS Excel
14 23 (17.04%) .NET
15 21 (15.56%) T-SQL
16 20 (14.81%) SAP
16 20 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
16 20 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (14.07%) JavaScript
17 19 (14.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 17 (12.59%) Linux
18 17 (12.59%) Manufacturing
18 17 (12.59%) Advertising
19 16 (11.85%) Business Analysis
19 16 (11.85%) Unix
19 16 (11.85%) SQL Server 2012
20 15 (11.11%) ERP
20 15 (11.11%) VB
21 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration 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 7 (5.19%) Tomcat
1 7 (5.19%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.96%) IIS
3 4 (2.96%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.48%) Confluence
5 2 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.48%) JBoss
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.74%) SAS
6 1 (0.74%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 24 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.37%) MS Office
3 5 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.96%) MS Project
5 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.15%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (6.67%) Sage X3
3 7 (5.19%) SAP Business One
4 4 (2.96%) Demantra
4 4 (2.96%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.96%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (2.96%) SnowdropKCS
5 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.48%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.74%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.74%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.22%) Internet
2 3 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (34.81%) SQL Server
2 38 (28.15%) BusinessObjects
3 37 (27.41%) Oracle Reports
4 32 (23.70%) Relational Database
5 31 (22.96%) Oracle Database
6 20 (14.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 20 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (14.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 16 (11.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (10.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (7.41%) SAP Data Services
12 9 (6.67%) MS Access
12 9 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
13 8 (5.93%) Pentaho
14 5 (3.70%) DTS
14 5 (3.70%) MongoDB
14 5 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) CA Gen
1 4 (2.96%) JDeveloper
1 4 (2.96%) JIRA
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.48%) Subversion
4 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.74%) Toad
General
1 33 (24.44%) Finance
2 17 (12.59%) Advertising
2 17 (12.59%) Manufacturing
3 12 (8.89%) Retail
4 11 (8.15%) Publishing
5 6 (4.44%) Banking
6 3 (2.22%) Front Office
7 2 (1.48%) Back Office
7 2 (1.48%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) German Language
8 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (44.44%) Developer
2 38 (28.15%) Analyst
3 15 (11.11%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 14 (10.37%) Applications Support
4 14 (10.37%) Consultant
5 13 (9.63%) Crystal Reports Developer
5 13 (9.63%) Report Developer
5 13 (9.63%) Support Analyst
6 10 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 10 (7.41%) Business Developer
7 9 (6.67%) ETL Developer
7 9 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Pentaho Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Report Analyst
9 7 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (4.44%) Development Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) Development Support Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) Oracle ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.04%) .NET
2 11 (8.15%) J2EE
3 10 (7.41%) Web Services
4 8 (5.93%) Spring
5 7 (5.19%) Hibernate
5 7 (5.19%) HTML
5 7 (5.19%) JSP
5 7 (5.19%) XML
6 6 (4.44%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.44%) CSS
7 4 (2.96%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.96%) SOAP
7 4 (2.96%) Software Packaging
8 3 (2.22%) REST
8 3 (2.22%) WCF
8 3 (2.22%) WinForms
9 2 (1.48%) jQuery
9 2 (1.48%) JSON
9 2 (1.48%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.96%) SWIFT
3 3 (2.22%) NHS
3 3 (2.22%) PACS
4 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.48%) Derivative
4 2 (1.48%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.48%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.48%) User Experience
5 1 (0.74%) Fintech
5 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.74%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.44%) Windows
2 17 (12.59%) Linux
3 16 (11.85%) Unix
4 9 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.93%) Windows 7
5 8 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.70%) HPUX
7 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (11.85%) Business Analysis
3 15 (11.11%) ERP
4 14 (10.37%) Waterfall
5 13 (9.63%) ETL
6 12 (8.89%) Migration
7 10 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 10 (7.41%) OO
8 9 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 9 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (6.67%) RUP
9 7 (5.19%) Asset Management
9 7 (5.19%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.19%) ITIL
9 7 (5.19%) SDLC
9 7 (5.19%) Workflow
10 6 (4.44%) TOGAF
11 5 (3.70%) QMS
11 5 (3.70%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (64.44%) SQL
2 27 (20.00%) Java
3 25 (18.52%) PL/SQL
4 21 (15.56%) T-SQL
5 19 (14.07%) JavaScript
6 15 (11.11%) VB
7 14 (10.37%) C#
8 6 (4.44%) C
8 6 (4.44%) VBA
9 5 (3.70%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.70%) VB6
10 4 (2.96%) Perl
11 3 (2.22%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.48%) PHP
13 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.74%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (5.19%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.22%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.22%) DICOM
2 3 (2.22%) HL7
3 1 (0.74%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.48%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Control-M
Vendors
1 45 (33.33%) Oracle
2 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
3 20 (14.81%) SAP
4 9 (6.67%) Sage
5 8 (5.93%) Sybase
6 5 (3.70%) BEA
6 5 (3.70%) Informatica
6 5 (3.70%) webMethods
7 4 (2.96%) Pega
7 4 (2.96%) Pegasus
7 4 (2.96%) QAD
7 4 (2.96%) VMware
8 3 (2.22%) Epicor
8 3 (2.22%) HP
8 3 (2.22%) InterSystems
9 2 (1.48%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.48%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.48%) SimCorp
9 2 (1.48%) SmartStream
9 2 (1.48%) Tableau
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