The first table below looks at the demand for Cognos TM1 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos TM1 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 Birmingham 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 TM1 (formerly Applix TM1)
Rank 49 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Cognos TM1 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.47% 0.78% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 9.18% 5.26% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
98 76 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.99% 14.84% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 43 30
Average daily rate £375 £435 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £532 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £433
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.76 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.69% +89.00%
Cognos TM1
West Midlands

Cognos TM1
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos TM1 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Cognos TM1 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cognos TM1
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos TM1 across the Birmingham region.

Cognos TM1 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cognos TM1
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cognos TM1 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 TM1.

1 10 (100.00%) Cognos
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) VBA
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Cognos Controller
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) JD Edwards
4 3 (30.00%) Agresso
4 3 (30.00%) Data Management
5 2 (20.00%) Cognos Powerplay
5 2 (20.00%) Cognos Impromptu
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Cognos TM1
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Cognos TM1 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 TM1. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cognos Controller
1 3 (30.00%) Agresso
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos Powerplay
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) VBA Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Excel Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Excel VBA Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cognos
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) JD Edwards