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 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 69 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.65% 0.44% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 1.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% +3.65%
Cognos
South West

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
355 311 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.71% 34.21% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 221 227
Median daily rate £365 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £155 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 11
Median hourly rate £30.50 £22.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.63% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £100.00 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (16.67%) ETL Development
7 2 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (16.67%) ETL
7 2 (16.67%) VBScript
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
8 1 (8.33%) Citrix
8 1 (8.33%) SPSS
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (8.33%) Middleware
8 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
8 1 (8.33%) IIS
8 1 (8.33%) Windows

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (8.33%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle iSupplier
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos Report Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Cognos Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cognos Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Trainer
5 1 (8.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) ETL
2 2 (16.67%) ETL Development
3 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (8.33%) Information Exploitation
3 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (8.33%) VMware