The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cognos
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank - 50 66
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.89% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.10% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
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 £23.00 £69.07 £70.00
% change year-on-year
-66.70% -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 Cambridgeshire region.

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
252 238 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.84% 42.50% 47.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 134 208
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 26
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cognos
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (75.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Unix Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Unix Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) SSRS Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle