The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 114 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Cognos 7 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.90% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £338 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £316 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £470 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £27.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-24.77% +32.92%
Cognos
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1209 1228 1227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.80% 51.02% 49.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 580 546
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 54 33
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.25 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Berkshire region.

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough +11 5 £338 - 1
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 12 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 8 (47.06%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) ETL
4 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (35.29%) Cognos Report Studio
5 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (29.41%) OLAP
5 5 (29.41%) DataStage
5 5 (29.41%) Toad
6 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (23.53%) Informatica
6 4 (23.53%) Data Mart
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (23.53%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (23.53%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (17.65%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
7 3 (17.65%) MS Office
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) DSDM
8 2 (11.76%) IBM
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Cognos Report Studio
1 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) DataStage
2 5 (29.41%) OLAP
3 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (23.53%) Data Mart
4 2 (11.76%) ActiveReports
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Cognos Query Studio
4 2 (11.76%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos Connection
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.88%) DB2
5 1 (5.88%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Toad
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Cognos Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Cognos Enterprise Planning Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Cognos Planning Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Cognos Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Report Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Cognos Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DataStage Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Enterprise Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) ETL
3 5 (29.41%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (23.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (17.65%) DSDM
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Information Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Informatica
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata
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