The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
South West / Bristol
Rank 65 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 1.37% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £553 £375 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £295 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £611 £475 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £430 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £69.07 £70.00
% change year-on-year
-71.40% -1.32%

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
336 293 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 44.09% 37.23% 36.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 205 231
Median daily rate £361 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 12
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £30.00 £45.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Cognos
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 3 (60.00%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Maximo
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Cognos Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Maximo Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Maximo Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (20.00%) User Stories
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA