The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 16 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 Vendors for the Bristol 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.

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

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 69 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.42% 0.46% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.04% 1.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £478 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +37.50%
Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
384 297 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 40.46% 45.21% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 170 194
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £206 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £493 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 29
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -13.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Cognos
South West

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Cognos 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.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (20.00%) DB2
5 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 2 (20.00%) VBA
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) MS Project
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing Cognos 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) TM1 Developer
3 1 (10.00%) TM1 Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) IBM
1 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £475.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £510 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago