The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Cognos Business Intelligence (Cognos BI)
Rank 123 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Cognos Business Intelligence 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.041% 0.040%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.78% 0.64% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£410 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cognos Business Intelligence
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Business Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
169 156 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.53% 6.44% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 61 46
Average daily rate £400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £284 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.57 £31.50 £17.93
% change year-on-year
-37.87% +75.65%

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 4 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 3 £410 +7.89%
Cognos Business Intelligence
South East

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Cognos
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Toad
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) ActiveReports
4 1 (25.00%) BDD

Cognos Business Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) ActiveReports
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (25.00%) Toad
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle