The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cognos
Rank 26 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Contract jobs citing Cognos 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.54% 2.10% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 6.25% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£493 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £23.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+39.13% -2.12%
Cognos
London

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

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 48 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 53.85% 33.57% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 116
Average daily rate £515 £500 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £700 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £25.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Cognos
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Applix
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) GAAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (33.33%) TM1 Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GAAP
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Applix