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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cognos
Rank 23 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.87% 1.04% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
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 £70.00 £17.48 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+300.57% -46.23%
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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 Canary Wharf region.

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
60 68 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 52.17% 35.23% 42.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 100
Average daily rate £450 £538 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £396 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Applix
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos Metric Studio
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) TM1 Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) JavaBeans
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Applix
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) HP