The first table below looks at the demand for Cognos Business Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos Business Intelligence over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 125 118 135
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.12% 0.032%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.72% 2.04% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
147 147 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.15% 5.98% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 57 93
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £52.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +183.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Cognos Business Intelligence
South East

Cognos Business Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos Business Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cognos Business Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence across the Berkshire region.

Cognos Business Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cognos Business Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 £500 -
Wokingham - - - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
South East

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos Business Intelligence.

1 10 (100.00%) Cognos
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) ETL
3 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) OLAP
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
6 3 (30.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (30.00%) SAP BI
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
7 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (10.00%) Inmon Methodology
8 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
8 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
8 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Data Management
8 1 (10.00%) T-SQL

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cognos Business Intelligence also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cognos Business Intelligence. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) OLAP
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (30.00%) SAP BI
5 2 (20.00%) Data Mart
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Business Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Data Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Cognos Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Business Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) ETL
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (10.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cognos
2 3 (30.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft