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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank - 26 16
Contract jobs citing Cognos 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 1.49% 3.79%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.74% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate - £493 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
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
58 73 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 45.67% 54.48% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 30
Average daily rate £479 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £573 £775
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £29.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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