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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 76 67 62
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.12% 0.12% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.26% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £20.50 -
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -
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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
360 387 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.28% 48.13% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 198 137
Average daily rate £363 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £150 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 34
Average hourly rate £12.00 £24.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.51% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Jedox
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) IIS

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Jedox
Cambridgeshire
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