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 23 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
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 536 563 468
Rank change year-on-year +27 -95  
Contract jobs citing Crystal Reports 66 80 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.63% 0.68% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 51 106
Median daily rate £450 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £296 £300
% change year-on-year +32.91% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +20.58%  
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 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 10524 11744 13206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.48% 21.82% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6884 7958 8635
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 193 187
Median hourly rate £31.25 £30.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.45% +10.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

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 23 June 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 23 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
England +18 62 £450 +44.00% 42
London +7 24 £525 +50.00% 8
South West +12 13 £388 +6.89% 5
South East +13 12 £400 +39.13% 7
Bristol - 11 £388 - 1
City of London +5 9 £563 +45.16% 1
Yorkshire +22 5 £450 +56.52% 3
West Yorkshire +21 5 £450 +56.52% 2
Surrey +12 5 £400 +33.33% 1
Leeds +12 5 £450 +56.52% 2
East of England -15 5 £350 -12.50% 3
South Wales +1 3 £306 -18.33%
Wales +1 3 £306 -18.33%
Hampshire - 3 £250 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £350 - 2
Watford - 3 £350 -
Berkshire - 3 - - 2
Staines - 2 - -
Thetford - 2 - -
Basingstoke - 2 £238 -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 - - 1
North East +68 1 - - 3
West Midlands +13 1 £325 +11.11% 2
Staffordshire 0 1 £325 -31.21%
Cardiff 0 1 £450 +20.00%
Milton Keynes -16 1 £425 -15.00%
Buckinghamshire -17 1 £425 -15.00%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Truro - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 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 with a requirement for Crystal Reports.

1 78 (60.94%) SQL
2 44 (34.38%) SQL Server
3 41 (32.03%) BusinessObjects
4 36 (28.13%) Finance
5 31 (24.22%) Oracle
6 29 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (21.88%) Migration
8 27 (21.09%) Windows
9 25 (19.53%) Microsoft
10 23 (17.97%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (17.19%) ERP
11 22 (17.19%) Relational Database
12 21 (16.41%) SAP
13 20 (15.63%) Java
13 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (13.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 17 (13.28%) T-SQL
14 17 (13.28%) ETL
15 16 (12.50%) Oracle Database
16 15 (11.72%) C#
17 14 (10.94%) .NET
17 14 (10.94%) Oracle Database 10g
17 14 (10.94%) Linux
17 14 (10.94%) Manufacturing
17 14 (10.94%) Epicor
17 14 (10.94%) Data Management
17 14 (10.94%) SQL Server 2012
18 13 (10.16%) Unix
18 13 (10.16%) PL/SQL
18 13 (10.16%) Web 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 (5.47%) IIS
2 6 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.91%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.56%) CMS
5 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.78%) Apache
6 1 (0.78%) Confluence
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.78%) SAS
6 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Oracle 11i
1 7 (5.47%) SAP Business One
2 5 (3.91%) Sage X3
3 4 (3.13%) Pegasus Opera
4 2 (1.56%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.78%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.78%) Infor LN
5 1 (0.78%) Movex
5 1 (0.78%) Sage 1000
5 1 (0.78%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 41 (32.03%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (17.97%) Oracle Reports
4 22 (17.19%) Relational Database
5 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (13.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 16 (12.50%) Oracle Database
8 14 (10.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (10.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (8.59%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (8.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
10 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (5.47%) MongoDB
11 7 (5.47%) Oracle9i Database
11 7 (5.47%) Pentaho
11 7 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (5.47%) Sybase ASE
12 5 (3.91%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.13%) CA Gen
3 3 (2.34%) JIRA
4 2 (1.56%) Subversion
4 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.78%) Toad
5 1 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 36 (28.13%) Finance
2 14 (10.94%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.59%) Advertising
4 7 (5.47%) Banking
4 7 (5.47%) Publishing
5 6 (4.69%) Retail
6 3 (2.34%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.78%) German Language
7 1 (0.78%) Local Government
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (41.41%) Developer
2 23 (17.97%) Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) Consultant
4 14 (10.94%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 10 (7.81%) Business Developer
6 9 (7.03%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.03%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.47%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.47%) Architect
8 7 (5.47%) ETL Developer
8 7 (5.47%) Pentaho Developer
8 7 (5.47%) SAP Developer
8 7 (5.47%) SQL Developer
9 6 (4.69%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.69%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (3.91%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) .NET
2 13 (10.16%) Web Services
3 12 (9.38%) J2EE
4 9 (7.03%) JSP
5 8 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 7 (5.47%) AngularJS
6 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.47%) Spring
7 4 (3.13%) HTML
7 4 (3.13%) Spring Boot
8 3 (2.34%) CSS
8 3 (2.34%) XML
8 3 (2.34%) XSLT
9 2 (1.56%) Classic ASP
9 2 (1.56%) EDI
9 2 (1.56%) Java EE
9 2 (1.56%) NHibernate
9 2 (1.56%) ODBC
9 2 (1.56%) Software Packaging
10 1 (0.78%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.34%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.34%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.56%) FMCG
4 2 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.78%) NHS
5 1 (0.78%) PACS
5 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.09%) Windows
2 14 (10.94%) Linux
3 13 (10.16%) Unix
4 7 (5.47%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.69%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) HPUX
7 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.66%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (21.88%) Migration
3 22 (17.19%) ERP
4 17 (13.28%) ETL
5 14 (10.94%) Data Management
6 10 (7.81%) Analytics
6 10 (7.81%) Process Improvement
7 9 (7.03%) Data Migration
7 9 (7.03%) Quality Management
7 9 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 7 (5.47%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.47%) OO
9 7 (5.47%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (5.47%) RUP
9 7 (5.47%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.69%) Configuration Management
11 5 (3.91%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.91%) Asset Management
11 5 (3.91%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 78 (60.94%) SQL
2 20 (15.63%) Java
3 17 (13.28%) T-SQL
4 15 (11.72%) C#
5 13 (10.16%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.59%) C
6 11 (8.59%) JavaScript
7 8 (6.25%) VBA
8 5 (3.91%) Shell Script
8 5 (3.91%) VB
8 5 (3.91%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.13%) Perl
10 2 (1.56%) C++
10 2 (1.56%) Python
11 1 (0.78%) ABAP
11 1 (0.78%) Ruby
11 1 (0.78%) VB6
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.78%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) HND
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.56%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.78%) DICOM
4 1 (0.78%) HL7
4 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.47%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Cronacle
Vendors
1 31 (24.22%) Oracle
2 25 (19.53%) Microsoft
3 21 (16.41%) SAP
4 14 (10.94%) Epicor
5 10 (7.81%) Sybase
6 6 (4.69%) Informatica
6 6 (4.69%) Sage
7 5 (3.91%) BEA
7 5 (3.91%) webMethods
8 4 (3.13%) Pega
8 4 (3.13%) Pegasus
8 4 (3.13%) QAD
8 4 (3.13%) VMware
9 2 (1.56%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.56%) InterSystems
10 1 (0.78%) Capita
10 1 (0.78%) IBM
10 1 (0.78%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.78%) Misys
10 1 (0.78%) Teradata
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